Teenagers bash man with poles in South Melbourne, breaking his eye socket

Teenagers bash man with poles in South Melbourne, breaking his eye socket

Posted March 24, 2018 11:05:45 Photo: Police are searching for the teenagers, who are believed to be aged between 16 and 18. (Supplied: Victoria Police) Map: South Melbourne 3205 Police are searching for seven teenagers who bashed a man in South Melbourne with poles after demanding he hand over money. …

Sue Neill-Fraser murder case: Man pleads guilty to perverting course of justice over his evidence

Sue Neill-Fraser murder case: Man pleads guilty to perverting course of justice over his evidence

Posted March 23, 2018 17:26:05 A man accused of perverting the course of justice in relation to the last-chance appeal of convicted killer Susan Neill-Fraser has told the court he made “a stupid mistake”. Neill-Fraser is trying to convince the court she has new evidence that could see her murder …

Inquest begins into SA police shooting of man during ‘severe’ mental health episode

Inquest begins into SA police shooting of man during ‘severe’ mental health episode

Posted March 23, 2018 17:43:26 Photo: The man was shot dead at his Elwomple property, about 100 kilometres south-east of Adelaide. (ABC News: Alina Eacott) The deputy state coroner will examine how SA Police handled a man’s “chronic” and “escalating” mental health condition in the lead-up to a fatal siege …

Second man dies following Ballarat trench collapse

Second man dies following Ballarat trench collapse

Updated March 22, 2018 16:15:57 A second person has died as a result of a trench collapse in Ballarat yesterday. The two men were laying pipes at a worksite near the Glenelg Highway in the Ballarat suburb of Delacombe when the trench collapsed about 11:15am on Wednesday, police said. One …

Man dead after shooting in Geraldton

Man dead after shooting in Geraldton

Updated March 22, 2018 21:28:12 Photo: People on the corner of Boyd Street and Flores Road in Geraldton after a shooting. (ABC News: Natasha Harradine) A man has died after a shooting at a business in the WA Mid West town of Geraldton. Photo: Geraldton Police looking for Rodney Peter …

Sacramento police accused of murdering unarmed black man in his grandparents’ backyard

Sacramento police accused of murdering unarmed black man in his grandparents’ backyard

Updated March 22, 2018 20:18:19 Video: Police bodycam footage shows an incomplete view of the shooting. (ABC News) Sacramento Police officers have been accused of murdering an unarmed black man who was “in the wrong place at the wrong time” in his own grandparents’ backyard and holding a phone the …

UK man dies after getting head trapped in cinema seat

UK man dies after getting head trapped in cinema seat

Posted March 22, 2018 11:17:10 Photo: Ambulance crews were called to the StarCity complex in Birmingham, after reports of a patient in cardiac arrest. (Supplied: Daniel Kowalski) A 24-year-old man has died after getting his head stuck under an electronic cinema seat in Birmingham. Photo: Mr Rafiq was retrieving a …

Man reported for disorderly behaviour at office in Adelaide suburb of Salisbury

Man reported for disorderly behaviour at office in Adelaide suburb of Salisbury

Posted March 22, 2018 14:14:46 A Paralowie man will face court for disorderly behaviour after an incident at Salisbury, in Adelaide’s north, earlier this week. On Monday, March 19, police were called to a disturbance at an office in Gawler Street after 2:00pm. The man involved had left the area …

Foul play concerns after man reported missing from live cattle ship

Foul play concerns after man reported missing from live cattle ship

Updated March 21, 2018 14:57:12 Photo: The MV Galloway Express remains docked at the Port of Townsville while investigations continue. (ABC North Queensland: Tom Edwards) A man has gone missing at sea on board a live cattle export ship en route to Townsville in north Queensland, triggering an investigation into …

Man killed, another rescued after trench collapses at Ballarat worksite

Man killed, another rescued after trench collapses at Ballarat worksite

Updated March 21, 2018 16:39:49 Photo: Rescue workers used heavy machinery to reach the man who was trapped. (ABC News) A man has been killed and another was seriously injured after a trench collapsed while the pair was laying pipes at a worksite in Victoria’s west. The men were working …