Maddington Man Faces Charges Over Multiple Obscene Acts

A man has been charged for multiple obscene acts in Gosnells and Maddington. Police allege the 37-year-old man was seen in Southernwood Park at about 3:30pm on Monday 21 May exposing himself and conducting an obscene act. They will further allege the man was again seen exposing himself and performing an obscene act on Albany…

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…

17 Year Old Charged Following Fire Investigation In Success

By Lucas DaPaz A 17- year old boy has been charged following an investigation into a fire at a shopping centre on Beeliar Drive in Success that happened last week. It is alleged that the boy was in company with another teenager, set fire to clothes on a rack in a department store around 12.50pm.…

Two Men Arrested Over Extortion In Busselton

Two men have been charged by Major Fraud Squad Detectives, after an investigation was conducted into the extortion of money in April this year. It will be alleged on Friday 20th April, a 36 year old man met two men to discuss a debt they alleged they were managing for another party. It will be…

Police on Hunt For Attacker in Riverton Break-In

Police are hunting a man involved in an armed robbery and burglary at a home in Riverton early on Monday morning. A man forced his way into a residence on Tricourt Grove, smashing a window to enter them home just after 1:30am. He entered the female victim’s bedroom, threatening her with a rock and demanded…

Police Investigates Cannington Stationary Store Robbery

Kensington detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred in Cannington on Monday 28th March. Around 3:50pm, a man entered a large stationary store on Albany Highway. Whilst looking at various items he took a digital set top box and put it under his shirt. As he attempted to leave the store without paying for the…

Minister’s reaction to 24 hour Police Stations’ Low Visitor Numbers

A WA Police internal briefing note revealed that Armadale, Cockburn and Ellenbrook stations, now open 24 hours, were said to be unvisited after midnight. Extended opening hours till 7pm at Forrestfield, Belmont and Canningvale also saw few attendees, with an average across the three stations of five people over five days. Police Union President, George…

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…