‘Your escape is futile’: Police stand off with two men allegedly stealing copper

‘Your escape is futile’: Police stand off with two men allegedly stealing copper

Updated May 16, 2018 12:33:48 Related Story: Copper theft shuts down three rail services South Australian Police have had a stand-off with two men on the roof of a vacant apartment block at Parkside on Tuesday night. Key points: SA Police have arrested two men for allegedly stealing copper piping …

Woman’s genitals allegedly burnt with branding iron in body modification procedure

Woman’s genitals allegedly burnt with branding iron in body modification procedure

By Emma Simkin Posted May 15, 2018 12:03:31 Photo: Brendan Russell’s work includes tongue splitting and scarification. (ABC News: Emma Simkin) A man who styles himself as a body modifier has been accused of burning a woman’s genitals with a branding iron during a procedure. Brendan Russell did not speak …

Sydney Uber driver allegedly assaults passenger in car

Sydney Uber driver allegedly assaults passenger in car

Posted May 14, 2018 21:43:16 Photo: The 27-year-old Uber driver was arrested at a home in North Sydney. (ABC News: Jerry Rickard) An Uber driver has been charged after allegedly indecently assaulting a woman in his vehicle before following her to her apartment in Sydney’s south. The 21-year-old woman had …

Police charge 15yo after Melbourne boy with autism allegedly attacked with spanners

Police charge 15yo after Melbourne boy with autism allegedly attacked with spanners

Updated May 10, 2018 18:27:45 Police have charged a 15-year-old boy after a video allegedly showed a student with autism being attacked by a group of spanner-wielding teenagers outside a Melbourne school. The 14-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was allegedly attacked outside a school in the city’s …

Commissioner ‘orders review’ into officer who leaked woman’s address to allegedly abusive partner

Commissioner ‘orders review’ into officer who leaked woman’s address to allegedly abusive partner

Updated May 11, 2018 18:24:36 Photo: Elizabeth said Police Commissioner Ian Stewart told her he had ordered a review of the matter. (ABC News) Related Story: Domestic violence complainant’s details leaked to ex; top cop agrees to meeting A Queensland police officer accused of leaking a woman’s address to her …

Sister of allegedly raped Tennant Creek 2yo was earlier suspected of being sexually assaulted

Sister of allegedly raped Tennant Creek 2yo was earlier suspected of being sexually assaulted

Updated May 11, 2018 15:28:43 Photo: The report detailed a life of neglect, and exposure to alcohol abuse and domestic violence. (AAP: Joe Castro, file) Related Story: Alleged rape of toddler in Tennant Creek ‘not foreseeable’, Territory Families says Related Story: Toddler at centre of rape allegation was at ‘foreseeable …

Salim Mehajer back behind bars after allegedly breaching bail conditions

Salim Mehajer back behind bars after allegedly breaching bail conditions

Updated May 11, 2018 18:01:18 Former Auburn deputy mayor Salim Mehajer has been arrested after allegedly breaching his bail conditions. Mehajer, 31, was arrested at Sydney’s Bankstown Police Station at 10:00am this morning. It is alleged Mehajer used two mobile phones, in breach of his bail conditions. He faced Bankstown …

Commissioner ‘orders review’ into officer who leaked woman’s address to allegedly abusive partner

Commissioner ‘orders review’ into officer who leaked woman’s address to allegedly abusive partner

Posted May 11, 2018 05:51:20 Photo: Elizabeth said Police Commissioner Ian Stewart told her he had ordered a review of the matter. (ABC News) Related Story: Domestic violence complainant’s details leaked to ex; top cop agrees to meeting A Queensland police officer accused of leaking a woman’s address to her …

Melbourne doctor allegedly asked inappropriate questions before groping 17yo, court hears

Melbourne doctor allegedly asked inappropriate questions before groping 17yo, court hears

Updated May 09, 2018 15:27:34 Photo: Azit Das is accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old patient at a Melbourne clinic. (Facebook: Azit Das) A Melbourne doctor accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old patient had also allegedly asked her inappropriately intimate questions about her sex life, a court has been told. …

Child protection services ‘failed’ two-year-old girl allegedly raped in Tennant Creek, report finds

Child protection services ‘failed’ two-year-old girl allegedly raped in Tennant Creek, report finds

Updated May 09, 2018 21:23:05 Photo: The Tennant Creek community was left reeling by the alleged incident (ABC: Bridget Brennan) Child protection services “failed” a two-year-old girl allegedly raped in the outback town of Tennant Creek, and provided “inadequate and ad-hoc” support, an independent report has concluded. The Children’s Commissioner, …