Elderly Man Killed in Perth Hit and Run

A elderly man has died following hit and run in Perth earlier this week. At around 1pm on 19 February, a white 2014 Mitsubishi Triton utility was leaving an underground carpark on Milligan Street. The driver turned the car left, striking a 74-year-old pedestrian crossing his path. The victim received critical injuries and was taken…

Woman Assaulted During Dianella Attempted Home Robbery

WA Police a hunting three people involved in an attempted robbery in Dianella in early February. At around 11:15pm on 5 February, a 40-year-old woman returned to her home in Ashington Street, but while still in her vehicle parked in the driveway, a dark red Mitsubishi Lancer pulled in behind her. A man appeared at…

Female Driver in Custody Following Fatal Welshpool Crash

A motorbike rider has died in a crash with another motorist in Welshpool overnight, resulting in calls from WA Police for public help into the incident. At about 11:45pm, police attempted to stop a silver Ford Falcon in Seville Grove which failed to do so. Police sighted the vehicle several times after that, with several…

Man Injured in Darlington Attack

A man has been taken to hospital after he was attacked in Darlington early this morning. Police were called to a commercial/ residential property on Montrose Avenue at around 4:15am. The man, who was the occupant of the property, was confronted by two men that resulted in an altercation. It resulted in the man receiving…

Male Group Wanted Over Shoalwater Break and Enter Burglary

WA Police are calling for public help over shooting and burglary incidents at a home in Shoalwater late last week. Around 5am on 14 December, a projectile was fired from a firearm at the front of house on Frederick Street. No-one was injured during the incident. The following evening, a burglary occurred at the home,…

Danish Tourists Injured in Beedelup Car-Campervan Crash

Four Danish tourists have been injured following a crash between a station wagon and a campervan in Beedelup yesterday. The two campervans were travelling in a north-west direction along Vasse Highway at around 2:35pm, when a Mitsubishi Challenger travelling behind them attempted to overtake them. The Challenger successfully overtook the first campervan, but the second…

Strike Force Vulcan Launched Ahead of Summer Fire Season

WA Police have continued the crackdown on arsonists, relaunching its fire prevention and intervention initiative over summer. Police Minister Michelle Roberts launched Strike Force Vulcan along with the Department of Fire and Emergency on Thursday, to reduce and prevent the incidence of bushfires by arson and reckless behaviour. “This time of the year there is…

Second Fire Hits Subiaco Bar

A Subiaco bar has been targeted by an arson attack for the second time in a week in the early hours of this morning. At about 4:10am, police were called to the fire at the Voyeur Bar in Hay Street. The Department of Fire and Emergency Services attended the building and extinguished the fire. Arson…