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Tue 17 Jul 2018

‘I was sleeping next to a monster’

‘I was sleeping next to a monster’

Sacher was newly divorced when she met Rick. He reeled her in with Rolex watches, first class holidays and a Cartier ring before fleecing her in a “sick game”.

‘ATM skimmers’ had $1 million cash in shop

‘ATM skimmers’ had $1 million cash in shop

A SYDNEY couple allegedly funded their lavish lifestyle of luxury cars and houses and private school by skimming ATM customers at their store.

Police flip coin to decide on woman's arrest

Police flip coin to decide on woman's arrest

Shocking body-cam footage has emerged of two police officers flipping a coin to determine whether or not to arrest a driver they stopped for speeding.

Booby traps set at Brisbane lake

premium_icon Booby traps set at Brisbane lake

THIS handful of fishing line looks innocent enough - until you find out where this Brisbane mum found it.

Man pulls knife on patrons at Mackay pub

premium_icon Man pulls knife on patrons at Mackay pub

A man has pulled a knife on hotel patrons after being cut off.

Accused teen’s bizarre rant after mum, kids killed

Accused teen’s bizarre rant after mum, kids killed

THE Perth teen accused of a triple murder that claimed the lives of a mother and her two kids erupted into a bizarre rant in court.

What Ristevski did on day his wife was allegedly killed

What Ristevski did on day his wife was allegedly killed

BORCE Ristevski allegedly murdered his wife and dumped her body, then went out Uber driving before having dinner at his parents, a court heard.

Shock stats show true extent of violence

Shock stats show true extent of violence

Too many Australians are dying needlessly. And a breakdown of violence shows just who is being killed.

'I'm burning the house down': Neighbour's fear after threat

premium_icon 'I'm burning the house down': Neighbour's fear after threat

Unemployed man lit fire after wife told him marriage was over, lease on house was up

'You're 27 and not a baby': Double trouble for driver

premium_icon 'You're 27 and not a baby': Double trouble for driver

A LEARNER driver caught by Springfield police when she was out driving alone without supervision was also a disqualified driver.

I found dead partner's torso in house, woman told cops

premium_icon I found dead partner's torso in house, woman told cops

His horrifically dismembered body was found in a fire. But the woman accused of murder says he's the one who attacked her

Fatal driver allegedly stoned and dangerous

premium_icon Fatal driver allegedly stoned and dangerous

A GYMPIE man has been remanded again on charges arising from the Mary Valley Highway crash which claimed the life of cafe manager Karen Zahner.

Griffith mum Nicole Wetzler’s death a mystery

premium_icon Griffith mum Nicole Wetzler’s death a mystery

Police are trying to unravel the mystery of a young woman found dead in a shed in rural NSW on Sunday. They are investigating whether it was murder.

Queensland’s massive toll road debt revealed

premium_icon Queensland’s massive toll road debt revealed

ONE in every six dollars in overdue Queensland fines is owed by motorists who have defaulted on toll road debts, new statistics show.

Dodgy gun blows open shooting cold case

premium_icon Dodgy gun blows open shooting cold case

"WHEN I learnt that Jeffrey died as a result of a gunshot wound, I knew that it would not have been an accident on Jeffrey's part".

Mon 16 Jul 2018

Couple to stand trial over alleged manslaughter

premium_icon Couple to stand trial over alleged manslaughter

A REGISTERED nurse and her partner have been committed to stand trial over the alleged manslaughter of their 10-year-old nephew three years ago.

Squished banana lands young thief in a mess

premium_icon Squished banana lands young thief in a mess

A PETTY thief stole around $130 worth of food before getting locked up and squishing a banana on the Mackay watch-house CCTV camera.

Police renew appeal to locate wanted man

Police renew appeal to locate wanted man

Police have renewed an appeal to locate 25-year-old Brodie Dalzell who is wanted for several serious offences.

‘Horrific’: Mum and two kids killed at home

‘Horrific’: Mum and two kids killed at home

THE teenager accused of the murder of an eight-year-old boy, his sister and their mother in Perth’s northeast has made a bizarre outburst in court.

Young mum found dead in shed

Young mum found dead in shed

TRIBUTES are being shared after the suspicious death of a 27-year-old woman discovered in NSW, as police charge a man with breaching a violence order.

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