Man dies after alleged domestic violence incident in Sydney’s Brighton-Le-Sands

Man dies after alleged domestic violence incident in Sydney’s Brighton-Le-Sands

Posted May 20, 2018 11:40:52 Police are investigating the death of a man in Sydney’s south this morning after an alleged domestic violence-related incident in Sydney’s east. Griffith Caetano, 51, was found unconscious about 1:10am at his home on General Homes Drive, Brighton-Le-Sands. Police and paramedics treated Mr Caetano but …

New South Wales MPs set to feel ‘pile of pain’ as Sydney’s building boom bites

New South Wales MPs set to feel ‘pile of pain’ as Sydney’s building boom bites

Updated May 19, 2018 12:48:15 Photo: Ms Berejiklian’s MPs say issues such as congestion will dominate the next election. Nervous New South Wales Government MPs are eyeing off their prospects at the next election — and many believe community anger over development might just be the number one hurdle they …

Taxify, OLA turn up the heat on Uber as Sydney’s ride-sharing war heats up

Taxify, OLA turn up the heat on Uber as Sydney’s ride-sharing war heats up

By Nick Sas Posted May 14, 2018 21:30:45 Photo: Kostas Karras now thinks there’s a future in working as a ride-sharing driver. (ABC News: Nick Sas ) Related Story: Uber drivers working for half the minimum wage, report says Related Story: A $1 tax on NSW Uber and taxi rides …

Teen pleads not guilty to alleged violent attack on two women in Sydney’s west

Teen pleads not guilty to alleged violent attack on two women in Sydney’s west

Posted May 12, 2018 17:37:08 Photo: CCTV footage showing the moment before one of the alleged incidents. (ABC News: supplied) Police have outlined the violent history of a 14-year-old accused of bashing two women in the Sydney suburb of Bonnyrigg, with the court hearing the boy choked and then dragged …

Murder charge laid after body found in Villawood apartment in Sydney’s west

Murder charge laid after body found in Villawood apartment in Sydney’s west

Posted May 04, 2018 09:51:42 A man has been charged with murder after another man’s body was found at a Villawood home yesterday. The body of the 41-year-old was found in an apartment on Gundaroo Street in Sydney’s west after reports of an assault at about 5:30pm. Another man, 31, …

Bus driver charged after hitting pedestrian crossing a road in Sydney’s west

Bus driver charged after hitting pedestrian crossing a road in Sydney’s west

Posted May 03, 2018 19:53:59 Photo: CCTV footage shows a pedestrian moments after being struck by a bus in Punchbowl. (Courtesy: Nine News) A bus driver has been charged after his vehicle struck a pedestrian in Sydney’s west this morning. A 25-year-old man was attempting to cross the road near …

Man refused bail over alleged kidnapping and ‘relentless’ attack in Sydney’s west

Man refused bail over alleged kidnapping and ‘relentless’ attack in Sydney’s west

Posted May 02, 2018 17:37:49 Photo: The men are also accused of demanding $35,000 from their alleged victim. (ABC News) One of four alleged members of the Finks bikies charged with kidnapping has been refused bail in a Sydney court after allegations of his menacing and violent behaviour. Key points: …

Supply increase makes no impact on Sydney’s rental market as tenants struggle to pay

Supply increase makes no impact on Sydney’s rental market as tenants struggle to pay

Posted April 30, 2018 00:02:45 Photo: The Sydney rental market is still unaffordable for people on lower incomes (ABC News ) A 28 per cent increase in supply across Sydney’s rental market has failed to push down prices, with less than 1 per cent of properties in Sydney’s market considered …

Anzac Day: Sydney’s cenotaph attendant retires after 78 years guarding memorial

Anzac Day: Sydney’s cenotaph attendant retires after 78 years guarding memorial

Updated April 25, 2018 10:05:18 Photo: Wally Scott Smith cracks a smile at his last Anzac Day as Sydney’s cenotaph attendant. (ABC News: Taryn Southcombe) Related Story: Messages of pride, love and sacrifice as Australia pauses to mark Anzac Day Related Story: Both bereaved, both grieving — but these war …

11yo boy hit and killed by train in Sydney’s south after escaping from respite care

11yo boy hit and killed by train in Sydney’s south after escaping from respite care

Updated April 23, 2018 07:42:50 Photo: A bunch of flowers at Oatley station where the 11-year-old boy was hit by a train. (ABC News: Rachel Hayter) An 11-year-old boy who escaped from a care facility has been hit and killed by a train in Sydney’s south. The boy, who was …