Category Archives: Crime

Cassandra Sainsbury’s living hell in Colombia’s ‘worst possible’ prison

Cassandra Sainsbury is living in “harsh”, “undignifying” conditions in the confines of Colombia’s largest, heavily overpopulated women’s prison while she awaits her trial. The 22-year-old Adelaide woman was arrested for allegedly carrying 18 packages of cocaine, amounting to 5.8kg, at

Cassandra Sainsbury’s living hell in Colombia’s ‘worst possible’ prison

Cassandra Sainsbury is living in “harsh”, “undignifying” conditions in the confines of Colombia’s largest, heavily overpopulated women’s prison while she awaits her trial. The 22-year-old Adelaide woman was arrested for allegedly carrying 18 packages of cocaine, amounting to 5.8kg, at

Woman suffers burns after shock basketball explosion

A woman has sustained burns to her face and arms after a basketball exploded in her hands at a Melbourne beach. Police said the 21-year-old victim had been walking along Black Rock beach, near Half Moon Bay, with a 37-year-old

Woman suffers burns after shock basketball explosion

A woman has sustained burns to her face and arms after a basketball exploded in her hands at a Melbourne beach. Police said the 21-year-old victim had been walking along Black Rock beach, near Half Moon Bay, with a 37-year-old

Man wanted for stabbing, armed robbery arrested after 17-hour Newcastle siege

A man wanted over a triple-stabbing and two armed robberies has been taken into police custody following a 17-hour siege where the accused was located on the roof of a Newcastle apartment. The 27-year-old man had been on the roof of the

Man wanted for stabbing, armed robbery arrested after 17-hour Newcastle siege

A man wanted over a triple-stabbing and two armed robberies has been taken into police custody following a 17-hour siege where the accused was located on the roof of a Newcastle apartment. The 27-year-old man had been on the roof of the

Parents charged over murder of missing toddler Baden Bond

The parents of Queensland toddler Baden Bond have been remanded after appearing in court over charges for the alleged murder of their son, who went missing a decade ago. Dina Colleen Bond, 43, and Shane Arthur Simpson, 49, have been accused of

Parents charged over murder of missing toddler Baden Bond

The parents of Queensland toddler Baden Bond have been remanded after appearing in court over charges for the alleged murder of their son, who went missing a decade ago. Dina Colleen Bond, 43, and Shane Arthur Simpson, 49, have been accused of

Suspect arrested after Germany axe attack, seven injured

A 36-year-old man from the former Yugoslavia has been arrested following an axe attack at a train station in Germany. Seven people were injured during the incident at Duesseldorf’s main train station when a man allegedly attacked people with an axe. German

Suspect arrested after Germany axe attack, seven injured

A 36-year-old man from the former Yugoslavia has been arrested following an axe attack at a train station in Germany. Seven people were injured during the incident at Duesseldorf’s main train station when a man allegedly attacked people with an axe. German

Girlfriend laughs at court charges

The girlfriend of a man who allegedly wielded scissors in a Dandenong supermarket chuckled audibly in court as the police prosecutor presented his evidence statement to the magistrate. The 31-year-old accused, Michael Cox, visited the Dandenong Coles store on Princes

Girlfriend laughs at court charges

The girlfriend of a man who allegedly wielded scissors in a Dandenong supermarket chuckled audibly in court as the police prosecutor presented his evidence statement to the magistrate. The 31-year-old accused, Michael Cox, visited the Dandenong Coles store on Princes

Bomb scare closes school

Drouin Primary School students were evacuated after several schools across the state received threatening phone calls this morning. It was the students’ first day back after the summer holiday break, but their classes were cut short as they were promptly

Bomb scare closes school

Drouin Primary School students were evacuated after several schools across the state received threatening phone calls this morning. It was the students’ first day back after the summer holiday break, but their classes were cut short as they were promptly