Police officer ‘punched’, eight arrested after Bank Street crowd turns nasty in Adelaide

Police officer ‘punched’, eight arrested after Bank Street crowd turns nasty in Adelaide

Posted May 18, 2018 11:10:52 A police officer was allegedly punched in the face when a crowd of up to 30 people turned aggressive on North Terrace overnight, resulting in the arrest of eight teenagers. Police were responding to reports of a man damaging and attempting to remove a street …

Man arrested after ‘loving, giving’ grandmother killed in central Victoria

Man arrested after ‘loving, giving’ grandmother killed in central Victoria

Updated May 14, 2018 13:58:01 Photo: A neighbour said Karen Ashcroft would be deeply missed by the Maryborough community. (Facebook: Karen Ashcroft) Neighbours of a grandmother who died after being stabbed at a home in central Victoria have described her as a “loving” and generous woman. Police were called to …

Woman arrested over violent outburst in KFC outlet on Adelaide’s Hindley Street

Woman arrested over violent outburst in KFC outlet on Adelaide’s Hindley Street

Posted May 12, 2018 12:45:30 Photo: A young woman smashes equipment inside a KFC outlet in Adelaide. (Instagram: sh*tadelaide) Related Story: Hindley Street crime data prompts push for more police A young woman has been arrested for smashing up a KFC store and assaulting staff at the outlet along Adelaide’s …

Man arrested over bashing death of Scott Hammond

Man arrested over bashing death of Scott Hammond

Posted May 10, 2018 12:35:42 It was a country soap opera with a grisly conclusion — a man widely despised by the tiny town in which he lived found beaten to death, his killers gone without a trace. But today, police believe they have a breakthrough in the five-year investigation, …

Russians arrested in anti-Putin protests ahead of presidential inauguration

Russians arrested in anti-Putin protests ahead of presidential inauguration

Updated May 06, 2018 09:58:55 Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny and more than 1,600 anti-Kremlin activists have been detained by police during street protests against Vladimir Putin ahead of his inauguration for a fourth presidential term. Key points: Putin won a landslide re-election victory in March He has been in …

1,000 Russians arrested in anti-Putin protests ahead of presidential inauguration

1,000 Russians arrested in anti-Putin protests ahead of presidential inauguration

Updated May 06, 2018 00:32:53 Photo: Reporters across Russia said police used violence and extreme force during the arrests.(AP) Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny and over 1,000 anti-Kremlin activists have been detained by police during street protests against Vladimir Putin ahead of his inauguration for a fourth presidential term. Key …

350 Russians arrested in anti-Putin protests ahead of presidential inauguration

350 Russians arrested in anti-Putin protests ahead of presidential inauguration

Posted May 06, 2018 00:12:19 Photo: Reporters across Russia said police used violence and extreme force during the arrests.(AP) Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny and hundreds of anti-Kremlin activists have been detained by police during street protests against Vladimir Putin ahead of his inauguration for a fourth presidential term. Key …

Finks bikies arrested over alleged kidnapping, assault of former gang member

Finks bikies arrested over alleged kidnapping, assault of former gang member

Updated May 01, 2018 17:49:37 Four members of the Finks bikie gang and a female associate have been arrested over the kidnapping and assault of a former gang member. Police will allege the victim was assaulted physically and with a weapon, was stabbed in the knee and burnt with boiling …

Mark ‘Bomber’ Thompson arrested, charged with drug trafficking, possession

Mark ‘Bomber’ Thompson arrested, charged with drug trafficking, possession

Updated May 01, 2018 16:42:50 Photo: Mark Thompson left football in 2014 after coaching Essendon for one season. (AAP: Joe Castro) Former AFL champion and premiership-winning coach Mark ‘Bomber’ Thompson has been charged with drug trafficking and possession. The 54-year-old was arrested and charged almost five months after police executed …

Woman, seven children arrested after stolen car crashes in Como

Woman, seven children arrested after stolen car crashes in Como

Posted April 29, 2018 15:13:24 Photo: The car crashed into another vehicle and a fence in Como. (ABC News) An 18-year-old woman has been arrested after allegedly leading police on a brief pursuit through Perth’s southern suburbs, while driving a stolen car with seven children on board. Police said car …