Man arrested after shot allegedly fired near Tuggerah Lakes

Police have charged a man after a shot was allegedly fired into a car in Lake Munmorah early this morning. About 1.20am (Sunday 31 August 2014), two men were allegedly driving a gold Holden Commodore, on Pacific Highway, Lake Munmorah, when the car crashed into a fence. The men got out of the car

Investigation after angler dies at Lurline Bay

Police have launched an investigation after the death of a man in the Eastern Suburbs this morning. About 10.30am (Sunday 31 August 2014), emergency services were called to Lurline Bay near Maroubra after reports a man aged in his 40s was struggling in the water. Officers were told the man was fishing with a

Woman dies after being hit by van at Fairfield

A woman has died after being hit by a van at Fairfield last night. About 6:10pm, Saturday 30 August 2014, a 62-year-old woman was crossing Polding Street with two relatives when she was hit by a van. Police have been told the woman stopped in the middle of the road before attempting

Elderly men punched and robbed at Lidcombe

A man is in custody and inquires are continuing after the alleged assault and robbery of two elderly men in Lidcombe. About 12.15am today (Saturday 30 August 2014), two men in their seventies were walking along John Street when they noticed they were being followed by four to six youths. When the

One of Australia’s Most Wanted arrested today

Officers attached to Tuggerah Lakes Local Area Command have arrested a man on the state’s Most Wanted List, following the alleged kidnapping and sexual assault of a woman in the 1980s. In January 1984, a 17-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted by a man along the Hume Highway near

Drugs, cash and ammunition seized following Central Coast shooting

Detectives investigating a shooting on the Central Coast earlier this week have executed a search warrant at a western Sydney home, where they seized numerous items, including large quantities of drugs and cash. Shortly before 7.30pm on Wednesday (27 August 2014), a number of shots were fired at a property on Toowoon Bay

Police investigate after teen approached at Seven Hills

Police are investigating after a teenage girl was approached by a man who asked her to get into his car at Seven Hills yesterday. About 2.30pm (Thursday 28 August 2014), a 16-year-old girl was walking home from school along Michigan Road, when a white Toyota Rav-4 with NSW number plates beginning with ‘C’

Fatal car crash near Grafton

A man has died in a two-vehicle crash near Grafton on the state’s north coast. Emergency services were called to the Pacific Highway at Glenugie about 2.15pm today (Thursday 28 August 2014), following a crash between a southbound Holden Colorado and northbound Toyota Hilux. The driver of the Colorado died at the

Armed robbery of Granville brothel

Police are investigating after the armed robbery of a brothel in Sydney’s west yesterday. About 5pm (Wednesday 27 August 2014), two men entered the brothel on Cowper Street, Granville and threatened the manager that they were in possession of a firearm. The men took cash and police were alerted after they left, however an