Shocking vision resulted in Officer being stood down

Controversial vision showing an aboriginal man being run down by police has generated uproar amongst online viewers. A video of an 18 year old Aboriginal man being struck by Police, resulted in Police Commissioner Chris Dawson to stand down the Senior Sergeant in question. The video was viewed online over 60 thousand times, with users…

Voluntary Redundancy for 150 Police Officers

Budget repair comes at a cost to WA Police, with 150 officers being offered a voluntary redundancy. A Government spokesperson said police will participate in the voluntary targeted separation scheme, and will not impact on frontline capacity. “The Treasurer announced in the state budget that police would participate in the voluntary targeted separation scheme as…

BREAKING: 7 People Found Dead In A Property Near Margaret River

A significant tragedy has occurred in Osmington, near Margaret River, where at about 5:15am Police were called to a rural property and discovered 7 deceased victims. Amongst the victims were 4 children and 3 adults, with suspected gun shot wounds found. Two firearms were located on the scene. Homicide Squad Detectives from Perth are assisting…

Senior Police Officer Stood Down After Hitting Man in Arrest

A senior WA police officer involved in an incident in which a man was knocked down by a police car has been stood down. Police said the decision to stand the senior sergeant down from all operational activity pending the outcome of an investigation came after additional footage of the incident was provided to police.…

Motorcylist Killed In Welshpool Fatal Crash

Major Crash officers are investigating a fatal crash that occurred yesterday, at the intersection of Orrong Road and Kurnall Road. Around 3:30pm, a 2010 kymco motorcycle was travelling east on Orrong road when it collided with a silver 1998 Mitsubishi Lancer that was travelling north on Kurnall Road and turned onto Orrong Road. The 37…

53,000 Speeding Fines Reviewed Following Speed Camera Fault

WA Police have suspended the use of 11 new mobile speed cameras, after a female motorist was wrongly charged for speeding and her car impounded. Police said an issue with computer programming was identified and they will now review 53,000 infringements issued to drivers to ensure no-one else had been wrongly penalised. The cameras have…

Suspected Homicide at Kelmscott residence

Police are responding to an incident at a residence in Ensign Dale, Kelmscott. About 7:10am Police were called to the residence in relation to what is believed to be a family violence incident. Police have informed that a man in his 70’s has passed away, and a woman in her 70’s remains in hospital. A…

Men Wanted Following Mandurah Brick Attack

Police are hunting a group of men who attacked a man in Mandurah on Anzac Day. Around 1:30am, a group of men started fighting against a 27-year-old man on Smart Street Mall. Two of the men picked up bricks from nearby and threw them at the victim with one brick hitting him in the head,…

Woman Killed In Crash on Armadale Road

Major Crash Investigation officers are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Thursday 19th April in Piara Waters. Around 5:20pm, a Suzuki Vitara Wagon travelling west on Armadale Road collided with a Toyota Bus travelling east. The 34 year old female driver of the Suzuki received head and arm injuries and was conveyed to Fiona…