Ghislaine Maxwell, the former girlfriend and longtime associate of the late accused sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, has been arrested by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation in New Hampshire.
A man who approached two young girls at a Mandurah playground before dropping a note reading ‘want more follow me’ with a $1 coin and an open condom packet stuck to it — has walked free from court.
The ex-student of a former Guildford Grammar teacher who admitted sending her sexually explicit messages says the ordeal has left her so traumatised she is physically unable to attend university.
Detectives have charged three people over a violent home invasion in Gosnells but say two more suspects remain on the run and could be armed and dangerous.
Police Commissioner Chris Dawson has fired off a warning shot to career criminal Troy Mercanti for his trip to NSW to attend a bikie funeral, saying it was getting ‘full attention’ from WA Police.
Michael Traill and Josh Zimmerman
An Albany man has accused police of putting the community at risk by allowing him to continue driving his pregnant wife to Perth airport after he was caught travelling at nearly 170km/h.
Guy Sebastian’s long-term manager, who had a bitter falling out with him in 2017, has been arrested over suspicions he defrauded the singer of more than $1 million over seven years.
Nick Hansen and Jonathon Moran
Skip bins, tilers and expensive house fixtures were a common sight outside an otherwise ordinary looking home at the centre of an alleged $1 million fraud scheme running out of Fremantle Port.
Phil Hickey and Sarah Steger
The court action is another twist in the bitter saga between Newdegate farmer and former CBH chair Wally Newman and Pingelly farmer and former director John Hassell.
Notorious bikie Troy Mercanti managed to successfully change his bail conditions so he could fly over east to attend the funeral of a Mongol bikie named Santa, The West Australian can reveal.
REVEALED: Four former City of Perth councillors and two staff members are being investigated by Financial Crimes Squad detectives following referrals from an inquiry into the dysfunctional council.
Phil Hickey & Josh Zimmerman
The Perth-based diving firm accused of sending elite divers to record depths at excessive speed — causing seven of them to suffer ongoing brain injuries — is being prosecuted over the disaster.
An amateur footballer has avoided a prison sentence for a hip and shoulder bump that could have killed a fellow player in Perth.
Police have started a complicated process to get a Fremantle Ports worker and his wife arrested in South Africa over a $1 million fake invoice scandal. Find out what their neighbours said about them.
Sarah Steger and Phil Hickey
Police Minister Michelle Roberts has hit out at the ‘inadequate sentencing’ of a man whose inattention behind the wheel caused the death of former Fremantle star Hayden Ballantyne’s brother.
Prisoner Patrick Gore pleaded guilty to breaking out of the Wyndham Work Camp, walking 6km into town and making a phone call — before returning around 3am this morning.
Peter De Kruijff
A Thornlie man has faced court after the body of a 63-year-old man was found in a house gutted by fire on Monday.
A 26-year-old woman has admitted stabbing a grandfather in the head and neck with a kitchen knife as he dropped a teddy bear off for one of his grandchildren.
Detectives have charged a man with grievous bodily harm after a body was discovered inside a Geraldton home that was gutted by a suspicious fire.
As Giacomo “Jack” and Daniela Merolla were yesterday in South Africa, their globetrotting daughter and marine technician son faced court over an alleged $1 million scam orchestrated by their father.
Phil Hickey & Caitlyn Rintoul
A dispute between Orelia neighbours devolved into an all-in brawl at an 80th birthday party over accusations a gatecrashing rescue puppy ate the elderly guest-of-honour’s cake.
Holly Thompson & Sarah Steger
Former City of Perth councillors and senior executives are among 23 people referred to authorities after a two-year inquiry uncovered ‘widespread cultural and systemic failures’.
Josh Zimmerman & Peter Law
The daughter of a WA harbour executive at the centre of the alleged multi-million dollar Fremantle Port corruption scandal was a globe-trotting socialite who bragged about driving a Lexus.
Perth-raised cricketer Alex Hepburn, jailed for raping a sleeping woman in his teammate’s bedroom, has lost his UK Court of Appeal bid to have his conviction overturned.
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