Lives and homes under threat as bushfire tears through Perth hills

DFES warned residents and those in the area were in danger and needed to act immediately to survive. 

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Charges laid over alleged armed robbery at Beaconsfield bottle shop

A Willagee man is due to face court on charges of armed robbery and reckless driving after two separate incidents on the morning of Australia Day.

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The biggest hits – and misses – in two years of Optus Stadium

We doubt there has been a more lauded start to the life of an Australian sports stadium than Perth’s Optus Stadium on the banks of the Swan River, with accolades flowing thick and fast from industry and patrons since it opened the gates to the community on January 21 2018.

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Ciara Glennon ‘momentarily stunned’ by blow to back of head before death: Forensic pathologist

The accused Claremont serial killer’s third alleged victim, Ciara Glennon, suffered a blow to the back of her head which may have rendered her semi-conscious shortly before she was killed.

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Luxury looters: Teen gang arrested after raiding Perth Gucci store, posing with the haul online

A gang of teenagers who stole thousands of dollars’ worth of luxury items from a Kings Street store and posted photos of themselves posing with the haul online have been charged by police.

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Claremont killer trial LIVE: Forensic officer who collected most of state’s critical evidence takes the stand

Forensic officer Adam McCulloch, who was the officer responsible for collecting most of the state’s critical evidence – including Ciara’s fingernail exhibits which prosecutor’s allege had Bradley Edwards’ DNA underneath – will resume giving his evidence today.

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Perth man fighting for life after being allegedly stabbed by son

Police were called to a home in Britannia Avenue in Beeliar about 4.15pm on Sunday following reports of a family altercation.

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Claremont killer trial LIVE: US serial killer expert called to Ciara’s crime scene to profile murderer

This week it is expected the court will continue to hear from mortuary staff and police who were present for the examinations of Jane and Ciara’s bodies.

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‘It would have killed me’: Elderly man attacked by neighbour in his home over horn spat

Orelia resident Peppe, 88, said he is “very lucky” to be alive after a neighbour allegedly forced his way into his Menli Place home on Friday morning.

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Man in custody over suspected Balcatta murder

An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the person’s death is ongoing, with Homicide Squad detectives taking charge of the probe.

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