$1.6 million seized from hire car

2 Victorian men have been charged with unlawful possession of money, after Police officers seized a large amount of cash. Officers stopped a hire car in the Perth CBD, searched the vehicle and uncovered two suitcases containing $1.6 million in Australian currency. The 29 and 33 year old men appeared before Perth Magistrate’s Court and…

Cassie Sainsbury to Face Trial After Rejected Plea Deal

Alleged Australian drug mule Cassie Sainsbury could face decades in a Colombian prison after a judge threw out her plea bargain over a cocaine-trafficking deal between her lawyers and prosecutors. Judge Leon rejected the plea agreement on the grounds she did not accept full responsibility for trying to smuggle drugs. The judge read out testimony…

Mandurah Man Arrested After Road Rampage

A Mandurah man has been arrested after a string of incidents, including allegedly ramming multiple cars, forcing entry into multiple houses and assault. Police allege that the 31 year old man threatened the driver of the vehicle he was in around 3:30am on Friday 14th while being driven from Greenfields. He held the driver at…

Kalgoorlie Court House Transformed

The multimillion dollar transformation of a contemporary new courthouse in Kalgoorlie from the preexisting government office building and post office has been completed. The $41.7 million project to develop the courthouse was part of the Liberal government’s investment in regional justice facilities. The courthouse, which now has some of the most advanced facilities in WA,…