Terence Kelly allegedly assaulted a public officer while in the Carnarvon lock-up the day after he was arrested over the kidnapping of Cleo Smith, it can now be revealed.
The alleged kidnapper accused of abducting four-year-old Cleo Smith and holding her captive in his Carnarvon house will face court later this month on a fresh charge of assaulting a public officer.
Police Commissioner Chris Dawson says he will never forget the precious moments after little Cleo Smith was found safe in Carnarvon after an 18-day search
Christmas in Carnarvon will be celebrated like never before after the embattled Gascoyne town continues its recovery from the frantic search to find little Cleo Smith
Episode nine of the Cleo Smith podcast ‘My Name is Cleo’ discusses the rescue of the four-year-old an incredible 18 days after she disappeared from the Blowholes campsite.
Jesinta Franklin faced a huge backlash over comments she made after Cleo Smith’s rescue, with the 30-year-old claiming the case wouldn’t have generated the same level of attention if she was Indigenous.
In episode seven of the podcast ‘My name is Cleo’ the search is getting desperate. Police have no leads and they’re trying anything to find the little girl.
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The man accused of abducting Cleo Smith is set to front court in Carnarvon on Monday — four weeks after the four-year-old was dramatically rescued from a locked room inside his home.
Episode six of the Cleo Smith podcast ‘My Name is Cleo’ looks at the police investigation two weeks after the four-year-old disappeared from the Blowholes campsite.
The ‘passionate’ and ‘dedicated’ cop who ran the taskforce that rescued Cleo Smith has been promoted to one of the top jobs within WA Police.
Governor Kim Beazley has welcomed Cleo Smith’s parents to Government House to honour the heroic police officers responsible for rescuing their little girl.
One of the biggest questions on the public’s mind as the search for Cleo approaches two weeks is: How did Ellie and Jake not hear the tent being unzipped as they slept right next to Cleo?
In episode four of The West Australian’s new podcast ‘My name is Cleo’ we take a behind the scenes look of the huge police investigation.
The way Police Commissioner Chris Dawson has approached his role offers many lessons.
In episode three of the new podcast series ‘My name is Cleo’ The West speaks to Police Minister Paul Papalia and Carnarvon Shire President Eddie Smith about days five to seven in the search for Cleo Smith.
Facebook page ‘Bring Cleo Home’ has just undergone an abrupt name change, angering a substantial number of its thousands of well-meaning members.
In episode two of the new podcast series ‘My name is Cleo’ The West speaks to a seasoned body language expert and an SES volunteer who helped search for Cleo after she went missing.
Starting today, hear first-hand accounts from locals, authorities and reporters that will transport you to the heart of the scrubby, desolate surrounds where the desperate search for Cleo Smith played out.
Close to 100 gifts arrived for Cleo Smith in the days after the four-year-old was rescued by police.
The first police officers on the scene the day Cleo Smith disappeared say they were called to a ‘job’ like no other.
Cleo Smith’s hero police officers have been inundated with more mail than they have ever received, with hundreds of letters of thanks being sent from around the country.
Holidaymakers have returned to the area where Cleo was allegedly abducted
Police are keeping a close watch over the home of Cleo Smith’s alleged kidnapper, with a dedicated group of officers patrolling the street every hour of the day, seven days a week.
Police officers may be leaving Carnarvon a month after they first headed up to investigate the disappearance of little Cleo Smith, but the investigation into the alleged abduction is far from over.
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