Crown Resorts’ Perth-based director John Poynton
A Victorian man has been extradited to NSW to face allegations he repeatedly sexually abused a seven-year-old girl a decade ago.
A NSW police officer has serious leg injuries after being bitten by a dog while trying to arrest a woman at a home on the state's mid-north coast.
Police have reopened the cold case homicide investigation into the shooting death of Gold Coast father Omega Ruston during a road rage incident 12 years ago.
A former employee of a mining company has been charged with defrauding the company of $1.9 million.
The Australian Federal Police have been provided an email from a woman who claims she was raped by a serving Labor MP.
Former Australian player Luke Pomersbach’s fall from grace has taken another turn with the cricketer now accused of possessing meth after facing a Perth court last week on a string of charges.
The location of the grisly find has police looking at whether fraudster Melissa Caddick was alive for some time after she vanished from her Dover Heights mansion.
WA Police homicide detectives are investigating a mystery death in Perth’s south-eastern suburbs.
Hong Kong police have detained 47 pro-democracy activists on charges of conspiracy to commit subversion under the sweeping national security law.
Jessie Pang and James Pomfret
A rooster has killed a man with a blade tied to its leg during an illegal cockfight in southern India, police say.
The woman who alleged she was raped by a Cabinet minister wrote to Malcolm Turnbull about the incident before she died last year, with the former PM now calling for an inquest into the woman’s death.
Liberal Senator Sarah Henderson says she's forwarded to federal police an email from a woman claiming she was raped by a man now serving as a federal Labor MP.
Australia's Iranian community is being warned to be wary of job offers that involve receiving international packages which may contain illicit drugs.
A man has been killed and another seriously injured in a drive-by shooting on a Melbourne street overnight.
Victims of an ex-South Thornlie Primary School teacher found guilty of sexually abusing former students have broken their silence to express their relief that the monster will now be punished.
WA police say a murderer has been charged with plotting his escape from prison in an elaborate plan hatched via coded secret messages with a Neo Nazi acolyte on the outside.
Tom Penglis’ privileged life came crashing down when he was jailed for drug offences at 22. The people he met and the things he saw, have led to a mission to reform our failing justice system.
After another gruesome discovery on the NSW south coast, police continue searching for answers about the disappearance of Sydney conwoman Melissa Caddick.
Police in Nigeria are searching for 317 girls kidnapped from a school, while 27 boys have been freed after another abduction in a nearby state.
Forty-two people, including 27 students, have been released a week after gunmen stormed a school in north-central Nigeria.
The Premier has urged Rio Tinto to investigate claims of bullying and sexism on mine sites following a West Australian report by a whistleblower who was sacked after complaining about harassment.
An investigation is under way into how a man had part of his thumb severed in a prison van door last weekend after facing court.
A man was taken to hospital after being hit by a stolen car in Ellenbrook around the time of a nearby brawl.
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