Senior Police Officer Stood Down After Hitting Man in Arrest

A senior WA police officer involved in an incident in which a man was knocked down by a police car has been stood down. Police said the decision to stand the senior sergeant down from all operational activity pending the outcome of an investigation came after additional footage of the incident was provided to police.…

US TV crew tries to sneak fake bomb through Newark airport

Nine people have been arrested after a film crew in the US tried to sneak a fake bomb through a security checkpoint at Newark Liberty International Airport. The group claimed to be working for a television network, testing the effectiveness of the TSA at detecting threats. Some of the group tried to get through the…

Three arrested in operation targeting drug sales

Three have been arrested by Midland detectives as part of an ongoing operation that targets drug sales. Two were arrested on Monday the 4th, after detectives searched a home on Natham Square and two storage units on Albany Highway in Maddington. Police allege to have seized a number of stolen items, including a passport, driver’s…

Poland mall stabbing not a terrorist attack

Polish police have ruled out terrorism as the motive for a man who went on a stabbing frenzy in a shopping mall in southeastern Poland Friday afternoon local time. The attacker killed one person and left nine others injured in the attack at VIVO! Mall in the town of Stalowa Wola. Shoppers and mall security…

Man with rifle arrested for drink driving

A 42 year old North Dandalup man has been charged after allegedly drink driving with a rifle in Gosnells on Saturday morning. The police responded to a call to a house on Allen Road after a man was reported to be outside with a gun before driving off in a white Nissan Navara. The man…

Protests Turn Violent at G20 Summit

Protests have turned violent after police were forced to use water cannons and pepper spray to disperse protestors who were throwing rocks and glass bottles at them. The protestors, greeting would leaders with the words “welcome to hell” were a small group that was part of a larger march that was conducted more peacefully. Anarchist…

Rockingham Aggravated Robbery Arrest

A 36-year-old Byford man has been charged with attempted aggravated robbery, after an incident in Rockingham on Tuesday. A 65-year-old man was walking to his car in the Rockingham Shopping Centre carpark, at about 4:30pm, when he noticed a man walking behind him. The man allegedly grabbed the large gold chain the victim was wearing,…