Major Police Investigation into Sexual Abuse Case

An ongoing police investigation undertaken by Taskforce Mirzam, is investigating the sexual abuse of 5 children, with most of the victims under the age of 10 at the time. It is alleged that the youngest 8 year old victim was sexually abused by her mother, step dad, and a male friend, after a video was…

Police Investigates Hair Salon Fire In Yokine

By Nicholas Farrington Police are investigating the fire that broke out at a Yokine hair salon on the 6th of March. The blaze started at around 3am, when two men forced their way into the premises and poured an unknown accelerant inside before setting it alight. The fire completely destroyed the hair dressing salon and…

Kushner target of Mueller’s Russia probe

US President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner’s business ties to a number of nations, including Russia and China, are now being investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller’s team. Investigators are looking into whether beneficial or retaliatory measures were taken against those Mr Kushner had business dealings with. Among the issues being investigated is a deal…

Cerebral Palsy Man Punched During Attempt Robbery In Baldivis

Rockingham detectives are investigating an attempted robbery that occurred on Sunday the 4th of November near a shopping centre in Baldivis. A 66-year-old male who suffers from cerebral palsy was approached by a man who tried to take his wallet. During the incident punched the victim in the head before fleeing after being confronted by…

Belmont Armed Robbery Investigation

An armed robbery that occurred on Gardiner Street, Belmont, on Friday 12th is under investigation by Kensington Detectives. The male victim, who works for a food delivery service, dropped of a man on Gardiner Street at approximately 11pm. The man was accompanied by three women at the time, and then threatened the victim with a…

Asron investigation for vehicle fires in Applecross

Detective Senior Constable Mark Pollock and the Arson Squad are investigating an incident last night where a car was set alight, also causing fire damage to two other vehicles. Around 10:30 last night the owner of the BMW returned home leaving his car in the drive way. Approximately 30 minutes later he was alerted to…

Michael Flynn pleads guilty to lying to FBI about Russia contact

Michael Flynn, former US national security adviser and a senior member of the Trump campaign team, admitted that he gave false statements to the FBI about contact with Russia’s ambassador at the time, Sergei Kislyak. Mr Flynn has agreed to cooperate with the investigation into alleged interference in the 2016 election by the Russians. The…

Ken Wyatt orders review after retirement village flu deaths

Federal Aged Care Minister Ken Wyatt today announced a review into the Wangaratta St John’s Retirement Village after seven elderly residents died from a flu outbreak. Three women and four men, aged between 70 and 94 died as a result of the outbreak between the 16th and the 30th of August.  Mr Wyatt expressed his…

Trump appear to confirm investigation into his firing of Comey

A Tweet from U.S. President Donald Trump appears to confirm reports that he is being investigated for obstruction of justice in regards to his firing of James Comey. The investigation relates to the inquiry into whether Russians acted to interfere with the election, and an examination of ties between the Trump administration and Russia. “I…