Midvale traffic stop locates drug

Kiara Police conducted a traffic stop of a VW Caddy sedan bearing stolen registration plates on Roe Highway near Morrison Road, Midvale. It will be alleged police located and seized approximately 9.5 grams of Methylamphetamine. It will be further alleged a subsequent search located drug paraphernalia and other items. A 37-year-old man from Maylands was…

Altercation at Yagan Square leaves man with serious head injuries

Perth Detectives are investigating a situation in Yagan Square last night that led to a man receiving serious head injuries. It was reported to Police that at around 11:10pm an altercation occurred between two men. The injured man, aged in his 50s, was taken to Royal Perth Hospital where is currently in a serious but…

Elderly Man Killed in Perth Hit and Run

A elderly man has died following hit and run in Perth earlier this week. At around 1pm on 19 February, a white 2014 Mitsubishi Triton utility was leaving an underground carpark on Milligan Street. The driver turned the car left, striking a 74-year-old pedestrian crossing his path. The victim received critical injuries and was taken…

Female Driver in Custody Following Fatal Welshpool Crash

A motorbike rider has died in a crash with another motorist in Welshpool overnight, resulting in calls from WA Police for public help into the incident. At about 11:45pm, police attempted to stop a silver Ford Falcon in Seville Grove which failed to do so. Police sighted the vehicle several times after that, with several…

Two Men Dead in Forrest Beach Gyrocopter Crash

Two men have died following a gyrocopter crash at Forrest Beach between Capel and Busselton. The two men, a father aged 51-years-old and his 18-year-old son were killed when the aircraft plummeted over the coastline. WA Police were called in relation to the crash at about 2:20pm on Wednesday afternoon. South West District Inspector Steve…

Concerns Held For Missing Visiting Chinese Woman

WA Police are concerned for the welfare of a Chinese woman who has not been heard from by family since late January. Police are seeking information about the whereabouts of Chen Dong, who arrived in WA from China in November last year. The 30-year-old woman last made contact with her family on 28 January, stating…

Significant drug seizures in High Wycombe and Golden Bay

By Helene Fung The WA Police has made two significant drug seizures yesterday (31st January 2019), in High Wycombe and Golden Bay respectively. A 20-year-old man from High Wycombe was driving in Rivervale at 11am yesterday, and was stopped by the police, and allegedly found in possession of $689,860 in cash. He has been charged…

Police Seek Public Help To Find Barbara

By: Vesh Arumugam Palmyra Police are seeking information regarding the whereabouts of 85 year-old Barbara DAWSON, who was last seen at her Booragoon home on Monday 28 January 2019. Barbara was reported missing to police this morning, Thursday 31 January 2019. Barbara is known to utilise public transport in the Perth metropolitan area. Barbara is…

Driving too slow a risk for WA motorists

Tackling speeding has always been a priority for WA police, but a recent infringement for going too slow saw a Perth driver cop a $50 fine. Police Minister, Michelle Roberts, said if you’re having issues with your capacity to drive at the speed limit, you need to choose an alternate route. “Clearly if you’re not…

Four WA Police Officers Honoured in Australia Day Awards

WA police officers have been recognised for their exceptional service to the community as part of Australia Day honours Four officers were awarded the Australian Police Medal, the most prestigious medal granted to officers under the Australian Honours system, recognising diversity and scope of the state’s policing. The four officers included Brevet Senior Sergeant Revis…