Trump defends aide accused of domestic abuse, wishes him well

US President Donald Trump praised Rob Porter, the White House aide who resigned this week amid allegations of abuse by his two former wives. Mr Trump stressed that Mr Porter maintains his innocence, and wished him well. “He says he’s innocent, and I think you have to remember that. He said very strongly yesterday that…

Police Investigate Indecent Assault In Rockingham

Police are investigating an incident back in late December 2017, where a 17 year old girl was indecently assault in Rockingham. On 22nd, Dec, 2017, The teenage victim was waiting for a bus on Council Avenue at around 11:25AM, when she was approached by an unknown woman, abusing her before pushing her backwards. The victim has…

New tenancy laws to protect domestic violence victims

The introduction of proposed changes to tenancy laws will support tenants who are victims of family and domestic violence. WA has the second highest rate of reported physical and sexual violence perpetrated against women in Australia. Last year, there were reportedly more than 50,000 cases of family and domestic violence, with more than 4,500 calls…

9 Year Old Hit On The Head During Balga Assault

Police are searching for a man who assaulted a nine-year-old boy in Balga on Monday afternoon. The boy was playing with his brother at the Barry Britton Reserve on Balga Avenue when an unknown man approached them around 3:30pm. The man allegedly grabbed the boy by the arm, before striking him across the side of…

Cardinal George Pell to Face Court Following Sexual Abuse Charges

Cardinal George Pell has declared he is looking forward to his day in court after being charged with historical sex abuse offences. Victoria Police have ordered Australia’s most senior Catholic cleric to appear in the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on July 18, after serving charges to his legal representatives. He will return to Australia as soon…

Swimming Teacher Charged with Child Sexual Abuse

Fremantle Police have charged a 48-year-old Beeliar man, after he allegedly sexually abused a 14-year-old girl who was a student at his swimming school. The arrest is a result of extensive investigations by police, who allege the incidents took place between 2015 and 2017. The man has been charged with three offences relating to child…

Family and Domestic Violence Support in the Workforce

By Taylah Hanna The McGowan Government has introduced a new support system for victims of family and domestic violence. wher The new program will provide public sector employees up to 10 days of leave entitlements as well as specialised support programs. Premier Mark McGowan said the commitment made during the election, to put measures in…

Police Raid Home Made Spirits Distillery

The WA Police have raided a Camillo home after executing a Liquor Control Act Search Warrant at Groveland Drive. Law enforcers have taken action after the Camillo Police team received a tip-off from the community. It’s alleged a 63 year old man converted his home into a distillery, allegedly producing Rum, Whisky, Vodka, Midori and Jägermeister.…

Ad Blitz To Tackle Alcohol And Drug Abuse

This story is written by WAMN Journalist Daniel Edwards. A new State-wide health campaign starting today is aimed at the consequences alcohol consumption has on the human body organs. About one in four West Australians are drinking at risky levels. Long term alcohol consumption can cause stroke, liver, heart disease, and cancer. Mental Health Minister…