Elderly Man Attacked During Innaloo Bike Ride

A 78-year-old man has been left with multiple injuries after being attacked while cycling in Innaloo late last month. The man and his wife were cycling south on the Mitchell Freeway bike path heading towards Innaloo on Friday 29 September at approximately 11am when his wife noticed a man acting suspiciously behind a tree. Shortly…

Driver Injured in Crash Following Police Chase

A 23-year-old Kelmscott man was hospitalised following a crash last night. Police said the man crashed his blue Mitsubishi Magna into a tree on Brockton Highway in Ashendon after 11:20pm. Before the crash, police attempted to stop the vehicle on Digby street in Gosnells where it is alleged the man was driving at excessive speed.…

Police Seek Men Over Assault On Elderly Man

Mandurah Detectives are investigating the assault of an elderly man in Meadow Springs. The 75-year-old man was sitting inside his car parked outside a residence in Jester Parkway about 9:55 on Friday September 29, Police say he was waiting for a family member who was visiting the home’s occupants. An unknown man approached the car,…

Elderly Victimised In St James Armed Robbery

Kensinginton Detectives are seeking information regarding an armed robbery that occurred in St James before midday yesterday. A woman ages in her 60’s was exiting a supermarket on Chapman Road when she noticed a man near the pay phone on Pitt Street, close by to her silver Holden Calais. As she reached her vehicle, he…

Police Cadets Receives Chilly Welcome to the Force

By Kelly Marie Smith Fierce wind and rain could not put a stop to the Blue and Gold Squads graduation ceremony at the WA Police Academy this morning. 40 new officers put on a brave face in the rain, as they marched at the first graduation ceremony for the new police commissioner Chris Dawson. This…

Man with rifle arrested for drink driving

A 42 year old North Dandalup man has been charged after allegedly drink driving with a rifle in Gosnells on Saturday morning. The police responded to a call to a house on Allen Road after a man was reported to be outside with a gun before driving off in a white Nissan Navara. The man…

Police Seize Meth in Perth’s Southern Suburbs

Five people have been charged with drug-related offences after the organised crime squad carried out an operation to target the distribution of methylamphetamine. Detectives seized 1.3 kilograms of methylamphetamine and $200,000 in cash after executing seven search warrants in Harrisadale, Forrestfield, Gosnells, Martin, Forrestdale and Morely. Suspected stolen or unlawfully owned property and a variety…

Man Arrested After Girrawheen Break-In

A man who stole a Holden utility during home invasion and assault in Girrawheen has been arrested after a police chase. Police located the 24-year-old man in a while Holden Maloo ute after spotting it in Yew Court, Mirrabooka and giving chase through several suburbs. A witness said up to 14 police cars were involved…

Government remains firm on WA Police wage increase

WA Police are unlikely to receive the 1.5 per cent pay rise they were hoping for, after the State Government continued to not budge on the flat $1000 wage increase offer. George Tillbury, WA Police Union President, does not anticipate that the Government will honour its pre-election promise of 1.5 per cent. Treasurer Ben Wyatt…

Man Wanted Over South Lake Petrol Station Armed Robbery

Police are seeking a man involved in armed robbery at a South Lake petrol station. Regional Investigators allege a man entered the petrol station on 17 August at 12:47am and threatened a staff member with a knife demanding cash before fleeing on foot. The man is described as being 170 centimetres tall, with a slim…