Police Commissioner Chris Dawson will hold a forum dealing with mental health, to start within the next few weeks, in the wake of recent suicides that have shocked the force.
Three teenagers were arrested in the early hours of Sunday morning after police broke up a wild party at a hotel in Perth’s CBD.
The drivers of two vehicles have escaped injury after plunging into the Swan River this morning,
A Huntingdale driver has been charged after four people were allegedly ploughed down with a car in Perth’s CBD overnight.
Two of the most prominent witnesses in the Crown Casino Perth royal commission caught up at swanky Nedlands eatery Steve’s on the eve of the resumption of the high-stakes probe.
Josh Zimmerman & Michael Traill
Casino boss Helen Coonan told staff to ‘bring out your dead’ to get to the bottom of the gambling giant’s ills. Tim Clarke reports on how far reaching the Perth inquiry will be when it resumes.
A man has been charged after he allegedly glassed a patron inside a licensed premises in Ellenbrook.
A small group of protesters gathered in Perth’s north to protest against mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations, despite no current legislation existing in Australia that mandates the jab.
A motorcyclist has died after a tragic collision with a car in Perth’s south yesterday afternoon.
Perth nurses are being subjected to terrifying instances of abuse including punching, grabbing, spitting and being threatened with weapons.
The city centre — long derided for its lack of excitement — is on the cusp of an arcade-game and bowling alley-led revival thanks to a multimillion-dollar vote of confidence in Perth.
A new five-year master plan for Kings Park does not rule out the prospect of a cable car link to the Swan River.
A ‘mentally broken’ police officer tormented by nightmares that have finally driven him out of the force after almost three decades claims WA Police have ignored his pleas for help.
Schools are making sure they are ready for any potential Perth lockdown, war gaming a scenario in which an outbreak of the Delta strain of COVID-19 leads to classes being shut down.
A Perth woman who murdered her boyfriend by plunging a kitchen knife into his heart — having already inflicted a stab wound and slashing him with broken glass — has been jailed for life.
A Victorian motivational speaker used a bizarre defence when he was caught out breaching WA’s strict COVID-19 border rules.
COVID-19 could mutate to infect and kill children unless we speed up the vaccine roll-out, a top expert on childhood infectious diseases has warned.
RSPCA WA has recorded a 30 per cent surge in cruelty to cats in Perth’s northern suburbs, with steel-jaw traps, paint and a spike just some of the tools used in the attacks. WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES
Health experts do not expect to see kids aged under 16 being given COVID jabs until December at the earliest — and warn of needing more data on side effects before rolling it out to the age bracket.
Paramedics are treating a man in his 60s after a ute crossed into oncoming traffic and smashed into a road train in Bayswater this morning.
A childcare centre in Perth’s south-east has been fined $10,000 for leaving a two-year-old girl unsupervised on a bus for almost two hours.
The head of the independent body established by the McGowan Government to provide expert advice on major capital works says it is too early to decide the fate of Roe 8.
Ms Peterson, known for hurling abuse and hardline vegan philosophy at restaurant diners, recently took to social media to complain it was ‘very suspicious’ WA Police rejected the application.
Fiona Stanley hospital has declared a second code yellow in two days, leading healthcare staff to warn of ‘dangerous’ under-resourcing as emergency department capacity reaches breaking point.
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