O’Callaghan: 98% Of WA Youths Are Doing A Great Job

Click on the player above to watch the interview in the newscast! For the past 13 years, WA Police Commissioner Karl O’Callaghan has never been shy to share his views in the media. In his final sit-down TV interview with WAMN News as the top cop, Dr O’Callaghan spoke candidly about various issues. Amongst all…

Karl O’Callaghan Farewelled In Ceremonial March

Outgoing WA Police Commissioner Karl O’Callaghan was farewelled at a ceremonial march today, to celebrate his 44-year policing career before he officially retires on Tuesday. Police Minister Michelle Roberts was joined by other State dignitaries, including WA Deputy Liberal Leader Liza Harvey to formally address him as he concludes his 13-year tenure as Commissioner. Dr…

Pair arrested for stealing car, evading police

A 42 year old Balcatta man and a 39 year old Eden Hill woman have been arrested after stealing a car and trying to escape police. The pair allegedly stole a white BMW X5 SUV from Cardwell Avenue in Noranda, then when spotted by police on Wanneroo Road in Balcatta, refused to stop for police.…

East Perth Apartment Police Search Uncovers Drugs and Stolen Goods

Police have broken up an alleged centre of drug sales following an East Perth search, resulting in charges laid and quantities of drugs, weapons and cash seized. Officers executed three drug search warrants at a Hay Street unit following police surveillance and inquiries in an effort to disrupt activities. They were executed on December 19…

Structural Changes Expected Following State Government Review

The State Government will undertake further structural changes as part of a wide ranging review into government service delivery, accountability and efficiency. Labor’s promised Service Priority Review will examine the functions, operations and culture of the Western Australian public sector as a key election commitment, investigating the structure of government and identifying opportunities for further agency…

Guns, Drugs and Cash Uncovered in Casuarina, Parmelia Police Raids

Police were required to diffuse an explosive device during a raid at a house in Perth’s south, where guns, drugs and cash were seized. Detectives executed a search warrant at a Casuarina property on Monday following inquiries into an alleged deprivation of liberty and assault of a 21-year-old woman. The Tactical Response Group found an…

Secret Harbour Indecent Assault Suspects Images Released

Police have released composite images of men accused of indecent assault that occurred in Secret Harbour on Thursday, 20th April 2017. A woman who was walking down an alleyway between Carmague Green and Sicily Green when she noticed two men standing ahead of her. She was forced to the ground and indecently assaulted by the…

Police Swoop on Regional Drug Ring in Goldfields Sting

Western Australian police have arrested and charged more than 40 people in a Goldfields drug sting that has targeted widespread use and sale of methylamphetamine in the area. Goldfields-Esperance Police and specialist State Crime officers issued warrants and raided more than 50 homes in Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Kambalda and Esperance, with further searches planned in the coming…

Stolen Car Chase Ends In Mt Hawthorn

This story is written by WAMN News journalist Cesilia Faustina. A Hocking man armed with a sword was caught recklessly driving by police after causing destruction on Perth’s road. A 30 year old man from Hocking managed to steal two vehicles and was seen publicly crashing into a number of cars, causing damage to both…

Scholarships programs encouraging females into trades

The State government has set up a new program, encouraging females to join trade and industries with low female participation. 1.2m dollars will be committed over the next four years for the program, aiming at industries with 25% or fewer female participation. “These scholarships will provide new opportunities for women to carry out training in…