Notorious vegan activist James Warden has narrowly avoided jail after he was found guilty of breaking into a South West dairy farm and stealing a calf, but says “we are not stopping”.
A WA teacher is staring down more than a dozen charges amid allegations he sexually abused a female student from the private school where he taught.
Christine Frey’s lawyer Linda Black said it was accepted the photo was shown to others without the complainant’s consent but argued it was in the context of seeking advice for a workplace incident.
More of the hundreds of leads chased down by police hunting the Claremont serial killer were revealed for the first time today, including a brick collected in connection with Ciara Glennon’s murder.
James Warden’s lawyer has questioned why counter-terrorist police were tasked with probing the vegan activist, who has now admitted he was involved in stealing a calf but only “provided the muscle”.
Constable Alister Swift, 29, appeared in Perth Magistrate’s Court this morning on charges of deprivation of liberty and assault occasioning bodily harm over the January 22 arrest of a woman.
A prisoner has been hospitalised after a violent assault at Wooroloo Prison on Monday.
A long-time PathWest scientist revealed under questioning that a crucial DNA document contained a ‘number of mistakes’. RECAP TODAY’S PROCEEDINGS.
A northern suburbs couple claim they have been denied loan repayments and lost thousands in investments following the collapse of Prequin Securities.
A drug-crazed career criminal stabbed a prison guard and taunted his wife with an axe during a horrifying home invasion that ended with a dramatic pursuit through the western suburbs.
Two never-before-heard leads police were following up on during the mammoth investigation were revealed to the court on day 46.
A mining engineering student who can speak seven languages says he is “very sorry” for his “really stupid mistake” after stealing gold from a Goldfields-based miner.
A pair of gloves found discarded in a waterway close to where Jane Rimmer’s body was discovered were sent to the PathWest lab to be tested for blood, it has been revealed.
A vegan activist who admitted it was her idea to break into a farm and “rescue” a calf has turned on the men who allegedly helped her carry out the theft, giving evidence against them at their trial.
Defence lawyer Paul Yovich has grilled a PathWest forensic pathologist about a “potentially costly” mistake made during DNA testing on one of the Claremont victims. RECAP TODAY’S HEARING HERE.
Defiant animal rights activist James Warden is “proud” of stealing live-stock from WA farms and says he is preparing for a stint in prison when he faces court charged with the theft of a calf.
An obsessed fan barraged Delta Goodrem with hundreds of love poems before arriving at her CBD unit on Valentine’s Day and the following day, police allege in court documents.
In private notes five years before his death, Peter Wright expressed a wish to put an end to the long-running tension between his three children, but his death served to tear them further apart.
An 18-year-old man who allegedly pretended to be a police officer will front court after he sped around with flashing blue and red lights mounted on his car and pulled fellow drivers over.
A 37 per cent increase in the number of strip searches of children by WA Police in the past five years has sparked calls for a change of the organisation’s policies.
Peter de Kruijff
An accused child rapist was on bail when he allegedly lured a teenage girl to a Mount Lawley park this week and sexually assaulted her.
Three Wyndham residents have appeared in an East Kimberley court charged with offences related to drugs and weapons after police raided their famous crocodile pie cafe.
Elise Van Aken
Alison Fan tells us some of the theories she’s heard from friends, strangers and people attending the public gallery at court, as she and the team try and put some of those questions into context.
A young woman who was accused of using her high-powered car to mow down five boys in an “act of vengeance” – leaving one of them dead – has been cleared of murder but convicted of a lesser charge.
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