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Memorial Statue Of Drowned Boy Stolen, With Police Left Baffled

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Police have launched a public appeal to locate the memorial statue of a little boy who drowned at Mount Morgan dam, which was stolen from a park at the end of last year.

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Updated

Jussie Smollett Taken Into Custody Over Assault Claims

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UPDATE: Jussie Smollett has been taken into custody by Chicago Police detectives who are expected to charge the 'Empire' actor with filing a false police report.

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National

Ex-NSW Cop Spared Jail For Sharing Woman's Intimate Photos

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A former police officer who accessed extremely intimate photos from the phone of a woman he'd arrested, and then shared them with his colleagues, has escaped jail time.

World

World

Why Do Human Feet Keep Washing Up On Canada's Coast?

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At least 15 human feet have been found along the shores of a Canadian province over the past 12 years, according to a government news release.

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National

Man Fighting For Life After Tasmania Car Crash

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A man is fighting for life after being cut from his car after a four-vehicle crash northwest of Hobart.

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National

Six-Year-Old Boy Killed While Riding Scooter

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A six-year-old boy riding a scooter has died after being hit by a car in a rural Queensland town.

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National

Coroner Finds Tinder Stalker Horror Could Have Been Avoided

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Paul Lambert died on the side of the M1 near Bonville just shy of Coffs Harbour. He had lunged at officers with a knife so they shot him.

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National

Lawyer X Royal Commission Reveals More Informants Were Compromised

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The professional roles of six other potential police informers have been revealed by the Royal Commission into Victoria’s lawyer X scandal.

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National

WATCH: Cashier Jumps Counter To Escape Hatchet-Wielding Robber

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A terrified supermarket worker in Melbourne's inner suburbs was forced to jump over a counter and flee the store when a hatchet-wielding man allegedly confronted him inside.

Crime

Crime

The Police Raid That Mistook Cryptocurrency For Cannabis

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When South Australian police forced entry into a home apparently suspected of being used to grow marijuana, they found a (legal) bitcoin mining rig instead.

News

News

CCTV Captures The Moment A Woman Was Kidnapped

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WARNING: Viewers may find footage and images confronting.

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News

Hopes Fading For Recently Married Man Missing In Queensland Flood Waters

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Authorities say the search for a man missing in flood waters in north Queensland "is quite difficult".

Crime

Crime

The Bizarre Story Of How Cops Found A Teen Who Escaped Custody

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An unsuspecting 10 News First crew were caught in the middle of an alleged crime on Thursday when they were alerted to the whereabouts of a teenager who had apparently escaped custody.

Crime

Crime

Missing Baby Boy Involved In 'Tragic' Murder-Suicide

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A father and his six-month-old baby boy are dead in a suspected murder-suicide on the Sunshine Coast.

News

News

US Police Arrest Elsa From 'Frozen' For Bringing Polar Vortex To City

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Let her go!

World

World

Police Officer Charged In Russian Roulette Death Of Female Officer

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A St. Louis police officer is in custody, three days after he was charged with involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of a female officer during what was described as a deadly game with a revolver.

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Updated

Police Investigate Suspicious Deaths Of Man And Woman Found Dead At A House

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Queensland Police are investigating the deaths of a man and a woman who were found dead on Monday evening.

Crime

Crime

'I'm Down, I'm Down': Dramatic Video Shows Cop Run Over By 'Stolen' Car

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Police have released shocking footage of a disturbing attack on an officer which saw him knocked off his motorbike by an allegedly stolen car and left on the side of the road.

Crime

Crime

How DNA Technology Cracked A Rape And Murder Cold Case 28 Years On

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On Labour Day 1990, Betty Jones, 65, answered a knock at the door of her friend Kathryn Crigler's house in Starkville Mississipi, unknowingly letting her killer inside.

News

News

Alarming Moment A Toddler Walks Towards Armed Police With Hands Up

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Footage has gone viral of a barefoot two year old walking towards armed police in Florida with her hands up.

World

World

Police Department Recruits Volunteers To Get Drunk

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A police department has recruited volunteers for a special training course that requires getting drunk.

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The Project

Queensland Police Service Media Statement

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Statement

Crime

Crime

Police Claim 'No Evidence' Of Misconduct In Domestic Violence Case, Despite Recording

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A domestic violence victim has endured further hurt, after a police probe claimed there was 'no evidence' officers had acted inappropriately -- despite a recording of an encounter being played on national TV.

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National

Police Fine Driver For Going 28 Kilometres Under Speed Limit

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Police in Western Australia are being praised online for fining a driver caught travelling more than 20 kilometres under the speed limit on a busy freeway.

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Updated

Explosive Materials Found In Raid At Queensland Property

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An emergency situation has been revoked in Queensland after police raiding a home in Kallangur, north of Brisbane, found explosive materials.

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National

Search And Rescue Finds Stranded Pig Hunters

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A rescue helicopter has picked up a group of stranded men after their ute was washed off the road in the Whitsundays earlier on Thursday morning.

National

National

Men Pour Petrol On Mother And Two-Year-Old Son In 'Horrific' Home Invasion

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Two men have poured petrol on a young mother and her two-year-old son before threatening to set them alight in a "horrific" home invasion in northern Tasmania. 

World

World

Two Arrested For Bribing Life-Size Police Cutout

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Two men were arrested after a video posted online showed them giving a bribe to a cutout of a police officer.

Crime

Crime

Man Caught On Camera Punching Two Passengers In Separate Incidents

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Police are on the hunt for a man after he punched two others in separate attacks while travelling on buses through Brisbane.

National

National

'Why Don't You Die': Spider Scream Sparks Panicked Call To Police

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A fear of spiders led to police rushing to a home, after neighbours heard a toddler crying inside a house and a man screaming "why don't you die".

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Updated

Arsalan Khawaja Bail Revoked After Allegedly Breaching Conditions

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The brother of Australian cricketer Usman Khawaja will remain in custody until his next court appearance after allegedly breaching his bail conditions.

Crime

Crime

Police Left Shattered After Dog Dies Saving Their Lives

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It was on Christmas Eve that the three-year-old police dog Cigo was shot dead while protecting his fellow officers.

National

National

William Tyrell: Police Following 'Active Leads' Ahead Of Inquest

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The foster parents of William Tyrell sat in the front row of the NSW Coroner’s Court as lawyers mapped out an inquest into the little boy’s disappearance on the NSW mid-north coast more than four years ago.

World

World

'You're Not Invincible': Police Officer's Heartfelt Plea To Speeding Teen

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A police officer has penned a heartfelt note to a young driver who was caught speeding, pleading with him and others to slow down on the roads. 

National

National

Search Continues For Fourth Person After Boat Capsizes

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Four people including an 11-year-old boy were thrown out of their boat when it capsized off Cape Hotham near Darwin this weekend.

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National

Man Allegedly Tries To Beat Breath Test By Downing Bottle Of Listerine

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A man who allegedly sought to alter a roadside breath test accidentally returned a reading ten times the legal limit.

National

National

What Is The Law Around Making A Citizen's Arrest?

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All states and territories have legislation allowing for civilians to perform citizen's arrests, but how can you protect yourself from ending up on the wrong side of the law as well?

World

World

Teacher Cut Student's Hair While Singing National Anthem

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A high school science teacher has been arrested for forcibly cutting a student's hair while singing the US national anthem.

National

National

If Encryption Laws Go Through, Australia May Lose Apple

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Apple may pull out of the local market, the Aussie tech industry could be crippled and hackers could crack previously unbreakable codes under "outrageous" encryption legislation the government wants to ram through parliament.

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Updated

Usman Khawaja's Brother Arrested Over Terrorism 'Hit List'

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The brother of Australian cricket star Usman Khawaja has been arrested for allegedly forging an “ISIS-style hit list” which resulted in a colleague of his being arrested on terrorism charges.

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Good News

Police Track Down Couple Who Lost Engagement Ring During Proposal

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Case closed!

World

World

Woman Dies After Leaned Head Out Train Window

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Police were called to around 10.10pm after reports a woman had received serious head injuries while travelling on a train.

World

World

NYPD Recovers Engagement Ring For Unlucky New York Couple

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A marriage proposal went wrong after the ring was dropped down a grate, and now the NYPD are searching for the lucky couple.

World

World

Woman Mistakenly Spends Three Months In Jail For Fairy Floss

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Dasha Fincher is suing police after spending three months in jail for possessing fairy floss.

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Updated

Accused Child Rapist Anthony Sampieri Also Allegedly Attacked 7-Year-Old Victim's Mother

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The man charged with raping a seven-year-old girl in the toilet of a Sydney dance school punched, bound, gagged, and filmed his victim on his mobile phone, police allege.

World

World

'God, I Don't Want To Die' The Chilling Diary Entry Of Killed Missionary

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Some of John Allen Chau's final journal entries show his will to live and his determination to spread the Christian message.

World

World

Woman Drops Young Child On Highway While Fleeing Police

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A woman has been arrested after dropping a young child on a highway as she fled police officers in the United States, according to local media reports. 

Breaking

Breaking

Suspicious Package Found At Adelaide Airport Deemed Safe

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A suspicious package that was found at Adelaide Airport has been deemed safe.

National

National

Is This The Bravest Animal Wrangling Cop In Australia?

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An emu, an alpaca and a cop walk into a bar -- stop me if you've heard this one.

Crime

Crime

Shocking Video Of Police Officers Beating Handcuffed Suspect

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Two U.S. police officers were placed on administrative leave and will be charged with battery for repeatedly punching a handcuffed man in the face.

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Updated

50-Year-Old Woman Charged Over Strawberry Contamination

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Police have charged a woman over the strawberry needle contamination scandal that saw truckloads of fruit dumped, punnets recalled, and supermarkets forced to throw out their supplies.

News

News

Did A Darwin Venue Worker Rip Off 50 Grand In Keno Winnings?

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Police arrest two people over claiming customer’s prize

Crime

Crime

102-Year-Old Man Charged With Indecent Assault Of Nursing Home Resident

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A man accused of indecent assault is the oldest person charged with a criminal offence in NSW in nearly a quarter of a century.

National

National

Stolen Puppy Can't Hide Its Excitement At Being Reunited With Family

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A week ago Pippy the dog went missing from outside a shop in Nedlands, Perth.

Crime

Crime

Teenager Charged Over Alleged Sexual Assault Of 53-Year-Old Man

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A teenage boy has been charged over the alleged aggravated sexual assault of a man in a car park.

Crime

Crime

Man Convicted Of Attempted Murder For Pushing Elderly Man On Train Tracks

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This is the shocking moment a man attempted to murder a 91-year-old on the London Underground.

World

World

US Cop Who Shot Justine Ruszczyk To Face Trial

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A former US police officer has been ordered to face trial over the death of Australian woman Justine Ruszczyk.

News

News

Comatose Grandmother's Reaction Leaves Family 'Dumbfounded'

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For three weeks, Gai Vieira hasn't said a word.

News

News

FOOTAGE: Driver Hits Man and Speeds Away With Him On The Car

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Incredible footage has captured the terrifying moment a man was hit.

News

News

First Sydney Strawberries Contaminated With Needles Confirmed By Police

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At least four cases of strawberries found with pins in NSW.

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Updated

'Dreadful Act': More Brands Recalled, $100K Reward Offer

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A nationwide recall is now in place for six strawberry brands.

National

National

Exclusive: Dad Charged Over Family Massacre Sent 'Polite' Emails On Day Of Killings

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"And these are polite, well put together, professional emails to clients."

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National

Reward For 46-Year-Old Cold Case Of Murdered School Girl Doubled

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"Justice doesn't have a use-by date."

News

News

Fifth Boy Found Following Swan River Police Chase

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It comes after two bodies were pulled from Swan River by WA Police.

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Updated

Father Charged Over Murder Of Family, Five Dead For Days In Home

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The 24-year-old man has appeared in court on five counts of murder.

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Updated

'Up To' Five Found Dead In Perth Home

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A man in his 20s is currently in custody.

Crime

Crime

The Phone App Aimed At Reducing Police Harassment

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The Black Lives Matter-inspired campaign to turn attention on police.

National

National

When Is It OK To Show Your Tattoos If You're In Uniform?

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In some industries, even a tattoo the size of a pea can cost you your job.

World

World

Mystery Woman Who Rang Doorbell In Shackles Found

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Residents were woken in the middle of the night by a woman who rang their doorbell.

World

World

Police Dog Dies After Being Left In Hot Car For More Than Six Hours

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Turbo was foaming at the mouth when Officer David Hurt finally checked on him.

Crime

Crime

Man Allegedly Found With $1 Million Worth Of Ice 'In Underpants'

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Two big drug busts in Hobart in as many days.

Good News

Good News

Photo Of Police Officer Breastfeeding Malnourished Baby Goes Viral

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It was a 'gesture of love'.

World

World

Police Raid Homes After London Parliament 'Terrorist Incident'

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The driver, a UK national, has been detained on suspicion of terrorist offences.

World

World

Police Rescue Swimmers Stranded On A Very Random Inflatable Unicorn

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It's all a magical adventure until your unicorn gets stuck in the weeds.

World

World

Police Chief Arrests His Own Son After Attack On Elderly Man

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A 71-year-old man was attacked by two young men at a park.

Good News

Good News

Son Brings Father To Tears On Last Day Of Work

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A Massachusetts policeman never expected what came across the radio on his final call.

Crime

Crime

Possible Interference At Murder Crime Scene Of Mother-Of-Three

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The last time she was seen was at coffee with friends.

Crime

Crime

Justine Damond's Family Sue Police For $67m Over Wrongful Death

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"Justine died in her pajamas trying to help someone else. We cannot not let her death be in vain".

Crime

Crime

Thieves Accidentally Live-Stream Alleged Theft, Drug Use

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The owner was more than 1000km away, watching the alleged crime on his mobile phone.

Crime

Crime

Ankle Trackers Floated To Solve QLD’s Youth Crime Crisis

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Former police boss says the idea may be "a bit unacceptable" to many.

Crime

Crime

Charges Laid After Church Service Interrupted By Far-Right Group

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Police allege two men carried a whip and fake sword, and used a loudspeaker to interrupt the minister's sermon.

Hugh Riminton

Hugh Riminton

'Turn Them Over': The Hardline Police Experiment In Regional NSW

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Study it closely. Other police chiefs are. It could catch on.

Crime

Crime

Footage Shows Man Attacked AND Then Mugged While Unconscious

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Instead of helping the man, witnesses stole his wallet and phone before the attackers returned to take photos.

Good News

Good News

Watch The Life-Giving Moment This Dog Performs CPR On A Cop

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CPR obviously stands for Cute Pupper Rescue.

Crime

Crime

Bizarre Police Chase: Footage Of A Man Lighting Fires While Being Chased

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The man was charged with 'setting fire to plants' among other charges.

News

News

Man Killed In High Speed Crash On Gold Coast

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A man has died after the car he was in smash into an embankment on the Gold Coast.

Crime

Crime

Back-flipping FBI Agent Charged With Assault Over Accidental Gunfire

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He turned himself into Police after a warrant was issued for his arrest.

Good News

Good News

Incredible Footage of Police Pulling Man From Burning Car

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Dashcam footage captured the rescue.

World

World

Stolen Tank Leads Police On Wild Chase

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The driver of the stolen tank is believed to be an active-duty soldier.

World

World

Police Officer Piggybacks Elderly Man Across Traffic

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CCTV footage of the incident was shared on social networking site Weibo.

Crime

Crime

Mummified Body Found In East Sydney House

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Police are investigating after a mummified body was found in an east Sydney house on Tuesday.

Crime

Crime

Possible Serial Killer On The Loose

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"We now have proof that the same offender is responsible for all three deaths.”

Crime

Crime

Primary School Teacher Charged With Assault

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Police say they arrested the woman after speaking to students and staff at a primary school in Sydney's south-west.

Crime

Crime

NSW Police To Receive Record $3.9 Billion Budget

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The government says crime statistics fell in most crime categories in 2017.

News

News

Man Killed After Being Tasered, Shot By Police in WA

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The man was armed with a knife and threatened an officer.

Good News

Good News

Police Rescue Guide Dog In Training Who Got In A Spot Of Trouble

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The Paddington puppy was trapped for about 30 minutes.

Crime

Crime

Here's How Drug Driving Tests Work Around Australia

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Drug driving results vary by state, as do how the tests are run.

National

National

Police Called To Bomb Threat On Interstate Bus

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Police are conducting safety checks on the vehicle.

News

News

Elderly Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Bus In Sydney's North

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It follows a week of horror accidents involving pedestrians across Sydney.

National

National

Former NSW Police Commissioner John Avery Dies

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John Avery AO, APM, passed away on Saturday, May 19, aged 90.