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ACCUSED BUS ASSAULTER ESCAPES JAIL

A 22-year-old woman has escaped jail again, over a disgusting attack on an elderly bus passenger, that sparked national outrage. Tessa Scott has this report from Brisbane. Read More »

WOMAN TASERED IN CHEST DURING MASSAGE PARLOUR ATTACK

A woman has been tasered in the chest, and a man in the arm, in a brutal daytime attack at a Southport massage parlour. Police don’t know why the man allegedly turned on his masseuse. Read More »

MAN TO FACE COURT ON ASSAULT CHARGES

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A 20-year-old man will face court next month, after he allegedly bit a Central Coast police officer. Police say an officer was assualted while trying to arrest the man, who’s wanted on a warrant, at the Gosford Railway Station yesterday afternoon. It’s also alleged he continued to be aggressive towards police at Gosford Police Station, injuring one officer’s hand and another’s back. The man is charged with a string of offences including two counts of assaulting police occasioning actual bodily harm and resisting arrest. Read More »

MAN CHARGED OVER ASSAULT OF TEENAGER

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A 22-year-old man has been charged with indecent assault and the attempted sexual assault of a teenager on the mid north coast. Strike Force Mediata was formed after two 16-year-old girls and a 15-year-old girl were allegedly sexually assaulted at an address in Woolgoolga on February 5. Police say the man befriended the girls on social media. “Our inquiries have identified contact being made with girls via Facebook and we do believe there was some alcohol involved prior to the committing of these offences,” said Detective Inspector Darren Jameson. “Any young people who feel they are being inappropriately spoken to on social media should contact police,” he said. Police have identified another two men involved who have since left the country, and have also charged a 24-year-old man with being an accessory after the fact. Read More »

VICTIM OF BASHING THANKING WOMAN FOR SAVING HIS LIFE

The victim of a coward punch in Surfers Paradise says he owes his life to a stranger, who called for help. Scott Robson says the assault will scar him for life. Read More »

MAN CHARGED AFTER PARAMEDIC ASSAULT

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An 18-year-old man has been charged with the assault of a paramedic in New Lambton last night. Police were called to an Australia Day party on Bridges Road at around 9:30pm, following noise complaints. Upon arriving, officers were allegedly met by an aggressive and abusive man who was affected by alcohol and or drugs. It’s alleged he spat on a paramedic after an ambulance was called to treat him. The man’s facing charges including offensive behaviour, common assault and assault of an ambulance officer. Read More »

MAN IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER ASSAULT AT COFFS HARBOUR

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A man is in critical condition after an assault at Coffs Harbour yesterday. Shortly after midnight, two men in a light-brown sedan stopped and approached a group of people walking along Prince Street. The men assaulted a 41-year-old man and punched a 35-year-old man to fell to the ground unconscious. The two men ran back to their car and drove from the area. The 35-year-old suffered serious head injuries and remains in hospital in a critical condition. The 41-year-old suffered minor injuries and has been released from hospital.​ Read More »

VIOLENT ARMED ROBBERY LEAVES MAN IN HOSPITAL

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A 28-year-old man is in hospital, after being slashed with a machete during a violent armed robbery at a recreational club in Pacific Palms. Police believe the attack – which has left two female employees traumatised – was planned. Read More »

MAN ASSAULTED IN WEE WAA

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Police are appealing for information following a serious assault in the north west yesterday. A 28-year-old man was walking towards Rose Street at Wee Waa at around 12:30am, when he was punched in the back of the head, by a person who hasn’t been identified. He was taken to Wee Waa Hospital before being transferred to Tamworth Base, with a fractured skull, fractured cheekbone and bruising. Anyone who can assist police with their inquiries should contact Crime Stoppers. Read More »

COMFIT IMAGE RELEASED FOLLOWING ASSAULT

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Police have released a comfit image of a man they’d like to speak to in relation to an assault at Woodberry. Last Saturday, a 55-year-old man was in the backyard of a Kingstown Road home when he was confronted by a man armed with a knife. He demanded drugs, before slashing the man’s arm. The offender is described as being Caucasian, about 21 to 25 years old, with pale skin. Half of one of his eyebrows is shaved and he has two tattoos. Anyone with information should contact police. Read More »

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