A man has been injured and a child confronted by a knife-wielding man during an alleged crime spree northeast of Perth.
A woman is in hospital after she was struck by a car while crossing the road in Perth's northern suburbs on Saturday night.
A driver who crashed into bushland east of Perth on Wednesday has been charged over the death of one of his passengers.
A man has died and another is in hospital after a four-wheel drive and a road train collided east of Geraldton in Western Australia.
A teacher in Perth’s south has been bashed as he tried to barricade students inside a classroom during a violent brawl this week.
The WA Industrial Relations Commission noted an uptick in the resources sector but said it was yet to flow through to the rest of the economy.
These counterfeit notes are so dodgy police say “a child could probably tell the difference”. But at least one WA taxi driver couldn’t.
The mother of a 10-year-old girl allegedly hung from a tree with a skipping rope is standing by her story after a letter to parents said the alleged incident “did not occur”.
Liza Harvey made WA political history as the first woman to become deputy Liberal leader, and now she's done it again as the party's first female leader.
The body of an Indian sailor who fell off a bulk ore carrier anchored off Port Hedland in Western Australia has been found.
Three companies have been charged after two workers were seriously injured in separate incidents while working on the redevelopment of Perth's SAS base.
Liza Harvey has been elected unopposed as leader of the Liberal party in Western Australia and Bill Marmion has been chosen as her deputy.
A father who “just snapped” at his crying baby has been jailed for more than a decade for slamming her infant body to the floor.
A woman has been arrested after allegedly trying to take drugs into a prison in Perth.
A car thief has ripped off his shirt and lashed out at a jury moments after they found him guilty of murdering a woman in her driveway.
Mike Nahan has quit as West Australian opposition leader, amid speculation he struck a deal to hand over the reins to his deputy Liza Harvey.
A One Nation MP in Western Australia has told state parliament he is quitting the party and will instead sit as an independent.
The West Australian Police Union has flatly rejected the pay rise offered by the state government, describing it as "not worth the paper it is printed on".
A West Australian doctor has been convicted of sexual penetration without consent, with a jury finding he inserted his hand into a patient's underwear.
Priyantha Dayananda is facing the prospect of a long stint behind bars after a jury convicted him of sexually assaulting a vulnerable patient in a hospital’s emergency department.
A student carrying a toy gun forced a southern suburbs high school into lockdown yesterday with students confined to classes as police investigated.
West Australian Premier Mark McGowan says his government will consider slashing payroll tax for small business owners.
This has become the most photographed building in Perth but visiting tourists have created a very expensive problem for locals.
The man who killed a mother of two by driving over her during a failed attempt to steal a car ripped his shirt off and accused a jury of being racist after he was today convicted of murder.
A collapsed footbridge in Perth is being examined as engineers try to rule out the possibility that other structures might be a threat too.
A senior West Australian policeman has been charged and stood down from duty after he allegedly unlawfully used a computer eight times.
One man is dead and a boy is seriously injured after a head-on collision in the State's South West on Monday
The parents of the Maslin children, who died when MH17 was downed over Ukraine, have spoken about their heartbreak and newfound peace.
A Perth family have spoken of the night they discovered their three children and the children’s grandfather had been killed when a plane was shot down over Ukraine.
An experienced WA police officer found guilty of assaulting a man when he tasered and shoved him during a random breath test has been handed a suspended jailed term for common assault.
A severe weather warning is in place for the south west corner of WA on Monday as the first of two cold fronts crosses the coast.
A controversial plan to reduce speed limits by 10km/h across one Aussie state has been blasted as “utter garbage” by furious drivers.
The coach of a football team involved in a brawl that left players and spectators bloodied says the violence erupted after one his players was head-butted.
It is believed the man, who is aged in his 50s, was rushed to Rockingham Hospital but sadly died a short time later.
Western Australia's road safety authority is suggesting a 10km/h reduction in speed limits across the state to reduce road deaths.
Relieved police have now located the mother of a baby girl less than 24 hours old, abandoned across the road from a hospital in WA.
A West Australian doctor who allegedly inserted his hand into a patient's underwear says he "didn't do anything" and she wasn't his type.
A Perth car thief who ran over a woman as she tried to stop him claims he didn't know she was standing behind the vehicle, but admits he heard shouting.
The man accused of murdering a mother of two by driving over her during a botched car theft has told a jury he never saw her in the driveway and denied deliberately backing over her to escape.
A doctor accused of digitally penetrating a patient in Bunbury hospital’s emergency department told police he never touched her “private parts”.
This Dianella crash caught on camera is not the finest example of Perth driving.
A Perth doctor has been accused of unlawfully using a restricted computer system to prescribe herself drugs 14 times.
A factory fire in Kewdale that sent toxic smoke into the surrounding area on Thursday is still burning despite a night of rain.
Perth and the South West are waking up to survey the damage from a night of wild weather.
A Perth man remains in hospital after a two metre tree branch pierced through his body during a motorbike accident in the South West on Monday.
Almost three years after a former Telstra worker was accused of being a town’s notorious serial killer in the 1990s, his trial will finally begin.
A WA man allegedly ploughed into two cyclists in a four-wheel-drive then left the scene without stopping, leaving one of them with serious head injuries.
People are being told to stay indoors to avoid potentially dangerous smoke from a factory fire in Kewdale.
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Hall has made the “regrettable” decision to delay the start of the nine-month Claremont serial killings trial until November.
Milli Lucas has battled a terminal brain tumour for three years but is finally up and walking after Dr Charlie Teo’s miracle neurosurgery.
The old saying about red sky in the morning will prove true in WA on Thursday with weather warnings in place for Perth and the South West.
A ute has rammed into the front of the shopping centre in Perth's northern suburbs early Thursday morning.
The defence lawyer for a doctor accused of sexually assaulting a WA hospital patient argues the complainant has pointed the finger at the wrong man.
Tributes are flowing in after one of Perth’s most-loved entertainment icons, Max Kay, died in hospital overnight.
A man has appeared in court charged with murdering a 61-year-old man south of Perth on Tuesday.
Perth Zoo visitors have caught a glimpse of its newest addition, a critically endangered baby white-cheeked gibbon, which is one of the world's rarest apes.
A man has been charged with murder after the shooting death of a 61-year-old man south of Perth on Tuesday afternoon.
New evidence could force a delay to the start of the trial of alleged Claremont serial killer Bradley Robert Edwards, with a hearing later this week set down to determine the issue.
A Bunbury hospital doctor has gone on trial, accused of raping a vulnerable patient as she lay in agony in an emergency department cubicle.
Kim Ashley Prunster, who repeatedly stabbed his sleeping partner after she revealed she was leaving him for another man, has been jailed for more than six years over the “concerted attack”.
A serial sex offender who raped girls as young as three will soon be released from prison, even though he told psychiatrists he believed the victims played some part in encouraging the assaults.
Last week brain surgeon Charlie Teo was forced to defend the cost of his lifesaving surgeries. Today he proved it’s worth every cent.
A young boy was rescued from the chimney of a Katanning home on Sunday after he became trapped as he attempted to climb up the inside.
A 10-year-old boy is believed to be the eleventh flu-related fatality in Western Australia this year.
Dianne Barrett, 59 was last sighted on CCTV footage visiting a Bunnings store about 7pm on May 11.
The government should urgently commission a mental health observation area at FSH, after a Perth artist took her own life hours after she was sent home from a mental health clinic.
Flu season has arrived eight weeks early in Western Australia, prompting authorities to renew calls for people to get vaccinated.
The West Australian Police Force has scrapped a $50 fine for a driver who gave a window washer $1.50 after admitting the officer made the wrong decision.
A foster carer who sexually abused seven children will spend at least 13 years and four months in a West Australian prison.
Luke Bresland didn’t think twice before handing some small change to a Perth window washer. Then he was hit with a mind-boggling fee.
A Perth hospital failed a depressed cartoonist by sending her home without proper assessment despite her desperate search for help before she took her own life.
Coroner Andrew Jenkin has recommended additional mental health support following an inquest into the death of five Casuarina Prison inmates.
WA Police say they “stuffed up” by fining a motorist $50 for handing a window washer his loose change at an inner-city intersection.
Perth gardens have endured their driest autumn in ten years and the outlook for winter green thumbs isn't much better.
It is unacceptable only about 40 per cent of cells in Perth's maximum security Casuarina Prison have had hanging points minimised, a coroner says.
The very big gig from the Irish rock superstars Bono will be the final date of the Australasian leg of The Joshua Tree 2019 Tour.
Mervyn Bell, the baby killer whose case was described by a WA judge as one of the most evil he had encountered, gave indications he was about to take his life.
Former Carlton star Chris Yarran has been described as a “poster boy” for the devastating effects of methamphetamine on the community as he was jailed for five years over a violent crime spree.
A suspicious fire has caused major damage to a house in Perth’s north early Thursday morning.
You don’t have to go back far in Perth’s history to find a time when you could count the number of trendy small bars on one hand — and have fingers left over.
Two former teachers at Trinity College, who have become the first in WA to be accused of failing to report sexual abuse, will now challenge the allegations.
Two-time world surfing champion John John Florence says he was “stoked” to see shark attack victim Alex Travaglini back in the water again after helping fundraise his recovery.
The cost of potentially life saving surgery for Perth girl Amelia ‘Milli’ Lucas has drawn criticism, but neurosurgeon Charlie Teo says it’s justified — even though he’d be willing to operate for free.
A pregnant woman and her family had to make a quick escape after flames ripped through the unit.
The men were “foot soldiers” for an international syndicate which tried to use EFTPOS machines to make fake transactions.
Illegal dirt bike riders are being put on notice - with residents in several suburbs fed up with the 'hooning'.
WA’s horror early start to the flu season has prompted an urgent call for blood donors and reports of influenza vaccine shortages at pharmacies across the state.
Aboriginal flags will be raised at all West Australian police stations and remain there permanently to symbolise the force's commitment to reconciliation.
A woman’s heartbreaking last words, uttered as her husband fatally struck her while their two children slept nearby, have been revealed.
A woman has survived after a horse slammed through her windscreen during a car crash in Perth's east on Monday night.
He was jailed for 12 years for a murder he didn’t commit but was finally starting to get his life on track. Then tragedy struck again.
Clarences wine bar could be the latest business to fall victim to the Beaufort Street downturn, with the operators appearing to have been kicked out for defaulting on their lease.
After a Pilbara Ports Authority vessel spotted an injured turtle, named Minderoo, it sparked a commuity effort the likes of which are rarely seen.
A man who was fighting for life after an alleged mass brawl on Bunbury’s main street on Saturday morning has died.
An accountant who murdered his wife as their children slept googled some chilling phrases before carrying out his “brutal” attack.
A man has been charged after he allegedly stabbed a dog trapped inside a car he had stolen during a crime spree on Sunday.