Man with machete disarmed by bottle shop workers: WA Police

A 19 year old man from Hilton has been charged with attempted armed robbery.

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Curiosity creates review into new nighttime CAT for Perth CBD

A nighttime ‘black’ CAT could prowl Perth streets soon if a government review finds it viable.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/curiosity-creates-review-into-new-nighttime-cat-for-perth-cbd-20181020-p50awd.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Taxi and Uber fares to jump after levy passes parliament

The reforms include a 10 per cent levy on all taxi, rideshare and small charter vehicle fares to pay for a $120 million four year taxi plate buyback scheme.

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WA transport worker accused of leaking staff personal details to union

The relationship between the union and the PTA at the time was strained, with issues surrounding workers’ leave balances at the centre of the dispute.

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Perth man cops $25,000 fine for dealing cars without a license

The man was fined after using licence details of a legitimate motor vehicle dealer when buying cars before selling them for his own business.

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Perth property manager fined over ‘unauthorised withdrawals’ from trust account

The woman said it was her first instance of misconduct; she’d repaid the money to the property owners and did not receive any direct financial gain.

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WA family injured after tree falls and crushes tent in wild weather

A young family camping in WA’s south has been rushed to hospital after a tree fell on their tent near Dwellingup. 

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Encounter off Perth gives diver ‘insane appreciation’ for great whites

A WA diver has described a terrifying encounter with a great white shark off Perth’s northern beaches on Saturday afternoon.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/encounter-off-perth-gives-diver-insane-appreciation-for-great-whites-20181014-p509kb.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

‘You know you want this’: WA man raped girl who asked him to buy her alcohol

A WA man who raped a 13-year-old girl after she asked him to buy her alcohol for a house party has had his sentence more than doubled on appeal.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/you-know-you-want-this-wa-man-raped-girl-who-asked-him-to-buy-her-alcohol-20181013-p509gw.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia