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…

Police Search for Arsonist Responsible For Rockingham, Waikiki Fires

Strike Force Vulcan officers are hunting an arsonist responsible for two separate fires in Rockingham and Waikiki on Wednesday. A fire was a reported around 4:35pm in a park surrounded by Santa Monica Drive, Bolsabay Drive, Ennis Avenue and Buttermere Approach in Waikiki. The second fire was reported around 6:15pm and Emergency Services were called…

Karl O’Callaghan Farewelled In Ceremonial March

Outgoing WA Police Commissioner Karl O’Callaghan was farewelled at a ceremonial march today, to celebrate his 44-year policing career before he officially retires on Tuesday. Police Minister Michelle Roberts was joined by other State dignitaries, including WA Deputy Liberal Leader Liza Harvey to formally address him as he concludes his 13-year tenure as Commissioner. Dr…

WA Police Escalates War On Wages

The pay war between WA Government and Police Officers has escalated, after Premier Mark McGowan stands firm on the matter. The Government has offered a flat $1000 pay increase with its new wages policy. But Police Union President, George Tilbury, is adamant that they deserve a 1.5% pay rise. He warned the that officers would…

WA Police Union Launch ‘Work to Rule and Safety” Campaign

The WA Police Union (WAPU) has launched a campaign to “condemn the Government’s inadequate treatment of WA police officers”. This comes due to a lack of action by the State Government to provide better safety gear, according to the WAPU President George Tilbury. “We are also protesting against the Government putting our Members at risk…

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.…