Rebels Gang Members Arrested and Charged Following South West Raids

WA Police have arrested and charged 16 people following search warrants on premises in WA South West, as part of efforts targeting activities of the Rebels motorcycle gang. Gang Squad detectives, Busselton detectives and Australind Police executed 13 warrants on 17 and 18 December. During the searches, police located and seized over $174,000 in cash,…

LATEST: Bateman Death Investigation

Photo By: Anton La Macchia WA Police are seeking information concerning a woman’s death at a home in Bateman yesterday evening, Friday 14 December 2018. At around 6:55PM, authorities were called to a home on Scouler Way, following reports of a person was shot, and a man at the front of the house also appeared…

One Dead After Melbourne CBD Rampage

Picture Courtesy: WeChat At least one dead and two people injured after they were stabbed by a man during a random attack in Melbourne CBD. Police have shot the alleged attacker, he later died in hospital. The incident happened in Melbourne CBD at around 4:30PM this afternoon, 3 people were stabbed by a perpetrator who’ve…

Police Hunt Offenders Involved in Rockingham Gun Theft

WA Police are investigating the theft of guns from a licenced firearms dealer operating from their home in Rockingham. Offenders forced their way into the home overnight on Monday 20 August, accessing a gun safe and stole 11 rifles and two shotguns. Regional Investigations Unit Detectives are calling for public assistance to identify the offenders…

Police Seize Guns and Drugs in Port Kennedy Raids

Police have charged a 20-year-old Port Kennedy man over the possession of firearms in Port Kennedy this week. A search warrant was executed on Tuesday at about 9:30am at a residence in Toledo Circuit, which was linked to an associated of an Outlaw Motorcycle Gang member. It will be alleged Gang Crime Squad officers seized…

Police Ensure Safety in Firearms Transportation Across WA

WA Police are working to ensure safe transportation of firearms to reassure gun owners firearms are consistently carried safely throughout the state. Licensing Enforcement Division (LED) officers are collaborating with the firearms industry, to ensure safe practice according to legislation and policy. “There has been recent public discussion about regulations surrounding the transport of firearms…

Cannabis, Guns & Cash Seized In Goldfields-Esperance Drugs Operation

Goldfields-Esperance Police have been working in close collaboration with the Organised Crime Squad to effectively target illicit drugs distribution as it endangers the local community.  Over the past week as part of Operation Fortitude, officers have executed a series of Misuse of Drugs Act search warrants at properties in Kalgoorlie-Boulder and Coolgardie. During these warrants,…

Drugs, Weapons and Cash Seized in Nationwide Police Operation

Police have seized a haul of illicit drugs, cash and weapons in a nationwide methylamphetamine operation. Operation Vitreus, coordinated by the National Methylamphetamine Strategy Group involving police across Australian states and territories led to 272 arrests and 659 charges. “Methylamphetamine is a key focus for police across Australia because of the damaging impact that this…

57,000 Illegal Guns Surrendered in Australian Gun Amnesty

Nearly 60,000 illegal firearms have been taken off Australian streets as part of last year’s national firearms amnesty. The Department of Home Affairs’ National Firearms Amnesty 2017 Report revealed 57,324 firearms were handed in across the country including 2,500 fully-automatic or semi-automatic guns, in a bid to make the nation safer. New South Wales handed…

Trump Meets Florida Shooting Survivors, Promising Tougher Actions

US President Donald Trump has vowed to implement stronger background checks and  mental health checks for gun buyers, in the wake of the Florida school shooting. Mr Trump suggested the measures which also included arming teachers in a bid to prevent another massacre as he met with students, parents and teachers who survived last week’s…