A woman has spat into the face of a female police officer as she was being taken into protective custody overnight. She faces charges for the THIRD TIME for the same offence.
A person is being questioned by police in relation to the death of a baby on the grounds of a private school in Perth’s northern suburbs on Wednesday night.
Police are searching for three gatecrashers wanted over the fatal assault of Jason Langhans, 17, at a 16th birthday party in Melbourne's southeast last month.
Christchurch Mosques terrorist Brenton Tarrant has failed to appear for his self-requested High Court judicial review.
A man convicted of killing Gold Coast pool builder Greg Dufty will face trial on fresh charges allegedly committed while he was on parole.
A Sydney rideshare driver has been charged, accused of forcing a female passenger to touch his genitals.
Disgraced financier Bernie Madoff, who destroyed his family and the lives of others connected to his failed ponzi scheme, has died in prison while serving a 150-year sentence.
Bernie Madoff, the financier who pleaded guilty to orchestrating the largest Ponzi scheme in history, has died in a US federal prison.
Jonathan Stempel and Bill Trott
Adam Coble was fatally stabbed by his mother-in-law after repeatedly attacking her and accusing his wife of having an affair with her taekwondo teacher.
The former owner of the Alice Springs McDonald’s franchise, Greg Digance, and his wife Annabel have been arrested and charged with blackmail.
NIGEL HUNT and SEAN FEWSTER
NSW farmer Matthew Dunbar agreed he should leave Natasha Darcy because of her excessive spending shortly before he died, a friend has told her murder trial.
The 34-year-old man was found on the street by a member of the public after being set upon in Byford last night.
The mother of Timothy Pullen has welcomed news that one of the men convicted of her son’s killing will be deported to New Zealand.
Two women have been have been arrested and charged after police allegedly found drugs and cash in a traffic apprehension and search warrant at an inner city home.
A Melbourne nurse has pleaded guilty to a terror charge after more than five years of legal arguments following his repatriation from the Middle East.
A court has been told the graphic details of the alleged rape of a woman on the opening day of NRL star Jack de Belin’s sexual assault trial.
David Hona, who was convicted of the unprovoked punching and stomping of another man in Sydney's east, has again been deemed an unacceptable risk to society.
Police Commissioner Chris Dawson says Francis John Wark is an ‘evil man’ and was given the ‘sentence he deserves’ for killing teenager Hayley Dodd.
Fraud charges against seven former councillors and an ex-mayor have been dropped after more than two years of legal wrangling.
Cheryl Goodenough and Robyn Wuth
A man who allegedly assaulted someone in the Top End earlier this month has had the charges against him upgraded after the victim died in hospital.
An inquest into the murder of a Victorian man in 2013 will examine how information about the mental health of his killer was shared among authorities.
A Victorian Nationals MP is standing trial accused of falsifying documents for the sale of two dairy farms that earned him almost $270,000 in commissions.
NRL footballer Jack de Belin started to take sex by force from a 19-year-old woman before his male friend decided to join in, the men's retrial has heard.
An inquest into the disappearance of Sydney schoolgirl Quanne Diec has received no new evidence after focusing on the acquitted suspect of her death.
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