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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.

National

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.

Crime

Crime

Man Arrested Over Deaths Of Two People At Caravan Park

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Police have arrested a man and seized a weapon after two people in their 60s died at a Queensland caravan park.

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.

Good News

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.

National

National

'Horrific': Man's Body Found In Wheelie Bin After Residents Report 'Bad Odour'

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A man's decomposing body has been found stuffed into a Brisbane rubbish bin in what police are calling a horrific and harrowing crime scene.

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.

National

National

WA Police Officer Charged With Seven Counts Of Rape

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A senior West Australian policeman has been charged with seven counts of rape allegedly committed while he was off duty at a private residence.

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.

Crime

Crime

13-Year-Old Girl Engages In High-Speed Chase With NT Police

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Three girls, aged 10, 11 and 13, have been arrested after allegedly stealing a car and engaging in a high-speed pursuit with police in Alice Springs.

Crime

Crime

Police Divers Scour River For Baby Murder Clues

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Police investigating the murder of a nine-month-old baby girl whose body washed ashore on a Gold Coast beach cannot rule out charging her mother over the death.

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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."

National

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.

News

News

Neighbours Scared As Police Continue Hunt For Predator

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Neighbours say they're frightened after an 8-year-old girl was indecently assaulted in her Sydney home.

News

News

Masked Man Storms Into Sydney Home

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Man wearing a skull mask runs off with three others, after breaking into a Carlingford home.

World

World

Skippy Spotted On A South Carolina Road

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"I thought dispatch was joking."

News

News

Teenage Girl Dies After Horror Truck Hit Run In Melbourne

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A school girl has died in hospital after being hit by a truck while crossing a "dangerous" intersection in Melbourne's east. A man has come forward to police and is assisting with inquiries.

News

News

Uber Driver Charged With Indecently Assaulting Female Passenger

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An Uber driver has been charged after allegedly following a 21-year-old into her south Sydney unit complex and indecently assaulting her.

National

National

Police Confirm Missing Sydney Girl Has Been Found

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Jacinta Laverance disappeared from Sylvania Heights on Monday morning.

News

News

Man Arrested After Grandmother Fatally Stabbed in Victoria Unit

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A man has been arrested after a grandmother was fatally attacked in a Maryborough, Victoria unit.

News

News

Seven Found Dead At WA Property

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The bodies of four children and three adults have been found at a Western Australia property.

News

News

How A 200kg Ice Bust Unfolded

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Three men are facing up to life in prison if convicted of importing 200kg of ice, hidden inside metal lathes sent to Sydney from Malaysia.

National

National

Eight Killed In Tragic Weekend On Victorian Roads

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"It was surreal, to have four women who looked like they were just asleep," assistant commissioner Doug Fryer said.

National

National

Fisherman Lost 200 km From Queensland Coast

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He has been missing since early Sunday morning.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Meet Max: The Goodest Of Good Dogs

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Deaf and blind and brave as a lion.

National

National

Police Investigating Suspected Murder After Sydney Executive's Body Found In River

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Police have launched a murder investigation after the body of a Sydney woman was found in the Lane Cove River over the weekend.

News

News

Body Worn Cameras: Will They Keep Police Accountable?

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The cameras will keep citizens safe and officers accountable.