Two men who escaped jail for a brutal attack on two innocent bystanders while they were waiting for a taxi are behind bars after the State appealed their suspended sentences.
A WA man submitted a number of claims to the tax office in a bid to pocket more than $1 million but there was just one problem... he didn’t have the job to justify his massive taxable income.
A former hostel worker who brutally raped and sexually abused eight vulnerable children under his care for his own “sexual and sadistic perversions” has had his sentence cut on appeal.
A booze-fuelled prank has ended up in court after a Broome man started frothing at the mouth and bleeding when he was tipped out of a chair while passed out.
A Muja woman who shot dead her ‘defenceless’ partner after a drunken row will spend 12 years behind bars with WA’s top judge describing her actions as ‘motivated by selfishness, and stupidity’.
A Carey Park man will stand trial over the alleged murder of a victim who police say was found in ‘horrific’ and ‘confronting’ circumstances at a home in Eaton earlier this year.
A man accused of killing another man in an assault in Mandurah last year will stand trial charged with murder.
The former boss of WA’s corruption watchdog has launched a scathing attack on the Liberal Party, accusing it of ‘decapitating’ the CCC and allowing it to ‘flounder without a permanent head’.
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A man accused of bludgeoning his parents to death with a hammer at their Hocking home will stand trial for their murders after his lawyer argued he would fight charges on ‘insanity’ grounds.
A South Hedland woman accused of deliberately running down her partner while he was on a mobility scooter has been pleaded not guilty to murder.
Clive Palmer reckons he has usurped Angela Bennett and Gina Rinehart as the top beneficiary of Pilbara iron ore entitlement payments
A man has been charged over a sexual assault that occurred in Perth’s western suburbs more than 20 years ago, after an extensive investigation.
Five prison officers from Hakea Prison have been charged over an assault on a prisoner after an investigation by the Corruption and Crime Commission and WA Police.
One witness, who was 14 at the time of the alleged murder, said Mr Quartermaine was displaying “non-human behaviour”.
A Mt Barker earthmoving business and a director of the company have received hefty fines after an employee was seriously injured in a front-end loader accident.
The motives behind a terrifying attack on a Perth business have been revealed in court today.
Three of the men involved in a methamphetamine syndicate that imported 182kg of ice onto a remote beach near Port Denison have lost appeals against their convictions and sentences.
A judge has delivered a serve to the top-shelf law firm while knocking back an application for it to be paid a sizeable sum from a liquidator’s account set up for failed export group Vicstock Grain.
Speaking after he was historically cleared of murdering his pregnant lover, Scott Austic says he has no doubt police planted evidence against him as he called for ‘justice’ for Stacey Thorne.
A Great Southern man has been charged with murder after allegedly decapitating and dismembering his 'uncle', but he says the 'black magic man' was responsible.
A Perth construction company has been fined $60,000 for breaching an occupational safety regulation during the construction of an East Perth apartment complex where a worker was killed in 2016.
One of four people charged in connection over a major drug bust last year is back in custody after allegedly being caught with an encrypted mobile phone, a breach of her bail conditions.
Disgraced Labor MP Barry Urban — who sensationally quit politics amid a fake medal scandal — is arguing the alleged lies he told a committee be thrown out of court due to parliamentary privilege.
The triple-0 call made by a father convicted of being responsible for his seven-week-old baby’s ‘shaken baby syndrome’ has been made public for the first time. LISTEN TO THE CALL HERE.
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