Four men charged over horse shooting incident

Kalgoorlie Detectives have charged four men as a result of their investigation into an incident where several horses were shot. It will be alleged on the 24th January 2019 at about 10:30am, the men were travelling in a convoy of three vehicles when they saw a herd of five horses near the roadside, on a…

Man in 2017 Attempted Abduction Charged

WA Police have charged a man following an attempted abduction in Mount Lawley in 2017. Police will allege that the 50-year-old man tried to kidnap a 15-year-old girl who was jogging along Clifton Street near the alleyway between Second and Third Avenues at about 8:40am on 18 August. It will also be alleged that he…

George Pell in Custody Following Plea Hearing

George Pell will spend his first night in jail after the cardinal’s last-ditch bail application was withdrawn in a sentencing hearing in which his lawyer described the crimes as “no more than a plain vanilla” case. Pell’s bail was formally revoked during a plea hearing in Melbourne County Court on Wednesday morning and he was…

Series of armed robberies investigated and charges laid

A series of armed robberies on Sunday 6th January have been investigated by Regional Investigations Unit Detectives and have charged two people as a result. It is alleged the couple stole a Toyota Echo during a burglary at a home in Queens Park, before stealing a bag in Wilson which contained the car and house…

Gosnells Man Charged in Drugs Bust

WA Police have arrested and charged a Gosnells man over drugs possession, after a search of Gosnells home this week. Gosnells Police executed a search warrant the Southern River Road home on Monday, as part of an ongoing effort to reduce the supply of drugs in the area. During the search, police allegedly located and…

Teen charged over stolen car joy-ride

Information regarding a serious crash in the Bayulu Community is being sought after by Major Crash Investigators. On Tuesday 27th November, around 2:00am a stolen white Toyota Landcruiser utility was being driven with alleged unrestrained passengers on the rear tray of the vehicle. It will also be alleged the vehicle was dangerously driven, causing one…

Major Fraud Squad Investigations charge 4 men

A joint investigation between WA Police Major Fraud Squad and the Australia Criminal Intelligence Commission Perth, targeted an international fraud syndicate, who allegedly were planning to commit fraud offences and use compromised credit card details to steal $45,000 dollars in off shore transfers. It was found the syndicate had registered five Australian companies, leased multiple business premises,…

Two Women charged over retail thefts

A series of retail thefts between the 19th and 8th of November have seen two women charged by Mandurah Detectives. The women allegedly removed large amounts of food from retail premises shelves, before quickly leaving the store. It will also be alleged that on accession one of the women would remove the property, while the…