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Wed 23 May 2018

Driver’s own footage condemns him

Driver’s own footage condemns him

A DRUNK driver has had his own dashcam footage used against him in court after he ploughed into the side of a family home in Sydney.

Dad says shooter ‘bullied’ by classmates

Dad says shooter ‘bullied’ by classmates

THE father of a teenager who allegedly opened fire on his Texas high school killing 10 people, has claimed his son was “mistreated” by fellow students.

Teen sweethearts’ tragic legacy

Teen sweethearts’ tragic legacy

When an act of evil took the lives of Liam Curry and Chloe Rutherford, no one could have predicted what would follow the horrific tragedy.

Boss pockets $12k parental leave

Boss pockets $12k parental leave

A NSW service station owner has pocketed a nearly $12,000 Centrelink payment intended for his employee’s paid parental leave.

Tue 22 May 2018

Coward punch shatters man's jaw on busy street

Coward punch shatters man's jaw on busy street

IN the alleged 'unprovoked' assault, the man punched a 23-year-old man in the jaw on a busy QLD street, severely fracturing his jaw.

Partyboy allegedly threatened to 'rape police wife'

Partyboy allegedly threatened to 'rape police wife'

THE boyfriend of model Stevie Bamford, who was once jailed for falsely accusing someone of rape, threatened to rape a cop’s wife and daughter after a wild brawl, a...

Man allegedly ‘knowingly infected woman with HIV’

Man allegedly ‘knowingly infected woman with HIV’

A businessman has been charged with knowingly infecting a woman with HIV and with having sex with a dog.

This scam cost Aussies $20m last year

This scam cost Aussies $20m last year

"EVERY day dozens Australians are sucked in by it and lose huge sums”.

Child sex suspect had condoms, lollipop

Child sex suspect had condoms, lollipop

WHEN police swooped on a man who allegedly arranged to meet a 14-year-old girl for sex in a McDonald’s car park they found some concerning items.

Sinister find in McDonald’s drink

Sinister find in McDonald’s drink

A MAN claims he was hospitalised after a McDonald’s employee tried to “murder” him by putting a laundry bleach pod in his soda.

Live export boss to be sentenced over sheep slaughter

Live export boss to be sentenced over sheep slaughter

A FORMER live export industry boss is set to be sentenced in a Perth court.

Pregnant passenger ‘punched in stomach’

Pregnant passenger ‘punched in stomach’

POLICE are investigating allegations a deaf pregnant woman and her service dog were both punched on a plane.

Mon 21 May 2018

League star’s sister charged with manslaughter

League star’s sister charged with manslaughter

THE sister of Manly rugby league star Dylan Walker has been charged with manslaughter after the death of her boyfriend, 51.

Enforcement Squad to up ante on drug and gun-related crime

Enforcement Squad to up ante on drug and gun-related crime

A new specially-trained police unit, tasked with disrupting drug supply and targeting gun crime, will soon be on its way to the Northern Rivers.

Police charge alleged ‘poo jogger’

Police charge alleged ‘poo jogger’

Police have charged a 64-year-old Brisbane man suspected of being the alleged “poo jogger” caught defecating on a path at a private apartment block.

Police seek second man over kidnapping

Police seek second man over kidnapping

POLICE are hoping to speak to a man they believe could give them information about a Gold Coast boy’s kidnapping.

Crime wrap: Drunk drivers crash into parked cars

Crime wrap: Drunk drivers crash into parked cars

Two separate drunk drivers got behind the wheel and crashed into parked cars on the weekend, police allege.

Accused genital mutilation parents in court

Accused genital mutilation parents in court

THE parents accused of sending their nine and 12-year-old girls to Africa for genital mutilation have faced criminal court.

Doomsday sex cult leader to sell 'sacred' farm

Doomsday sex cult leader to sell 'sacred' farm

THE convicted leader of an Australian sex cult has put the “sacred” property where he committed his atrocities on the market.

Flight attendant's shock allegation at first officer

Flight attendant's shock allegation at first officer

IT WAS traumatic enough when Ashley told her airline she’d been attacked by a colleague. But the airline’s response was “devastating”.

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