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WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Slain Perth dad 'known as Jake the Muss'

A woman who is arguing self-defence after stabbing her husband to death says he was very abusive and found it quite funny colleagues called him 'Jake the Muss'. Full story »
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Burglars targeting Perth vet hospitals

WA Police have released CCTV images in the hope of solving a series of burglars targeting veterinary hospitals and clinics. Full story »
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'Evil 8' dad has WA appeal thrown out

A WA father jailed for raping his daughter and pimping her out to six other men has had his appeal against his sentence thrown out. Full story »
WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Charges after woman hit in Perth shooting

A man has been arrested over a drive-by shooting in which a woman was hit while reversing her car out of a Perth driveway. Full story »
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WA fugitive 'stole tent, picnic blanket'

Perth fugitive Shawn Adam Newton has appeared in court charged with murdering a woman found inside a car on a freeway earlier this month. Full story »
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Perth woman denies murdering teen relative

A 36-year-old woman accused of fatally stabbing a teenage relative in the chest as he got off a bus in Fremantle will stand trial after pleading not guilty. Full story »
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Man charged over blaze at West Perth unit

A 48-year-old man will appear in Perth Magistrate's court charged over a blaze at a West Perth unit, which caused about $150,000 in damage. Full story »
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WA drivers can’t handle proposed new cycling law

Cyclists want it, the government is considering it, but West Australian drivers simply aren't ready for controversial new cycling laws. Full story »

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Shawn Newton charged with murder of Perth mother after manhunt

A man wanted over the death of a mother-of-three has been charged, following his arrest in Perth's north yesterday. Full story »

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

WA man charged with freeway woman's murder

Perth man Shawn Adam Newton has been charged with murdering a woman found inside a car on a freeway earlier in July. Full story »
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Rayney defamation trial nearing completion

Lloyd Rayney's multimillion dollar defamation trial is nearing completion, with lawyers from both sides making their closing addresses this week. Full story »
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WA child sex predator 'groomed families'

A man already in jail for child sex offences has been handed a further five years after he admitted molesting girls as young as five in WA's south in the 1990s. Full story »
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WA man dies after pub fight assault

A 56-year-old man has died after spending two weeks in Royal Perth Hospital following a bar fight in Western Australia's South West. Full story »
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Questions raised about safety of sunken WA trawler

The vessel, named Returner, had been expected to arrive at Point Samson near Karratha on July 15 2015. (AAP)

A friend involved in the search to find three missing fishermen, says he was frustrated police withheld information from him and their families, who were trying to help find their sunken trawler. Full story »

CRIME

Bali prison escapee Shaun Davidson taunts police with wanted posters on Facebook

Bali prison escapee Shaun Davidson has poked fun at international police on social media more than a month after he fled the notorious Kerobokan jail.

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Record fine for WA 'free range' egg farmer

Eggs by Ellah was one of the brands found to have falsely labelled their eggs "free range". (ACCC)
A WA egg producer has been fined $750,000 after falsely labelling some products free range, despite most hens at its farms never leaving their barns. Full story »
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Intruder assaults WA woman in her home

A 50-year-old woman has been physically and sexually assaulted by a young man who forced his way into her Perth home. Full story »
CRIME

Perth woman sexually assaulted in violent home invasion

Perth police are searching for a man who allegedly broke into a home in Hilton last night and raped a woman in her 50s. Full story »

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WA woman jailed for fire that killed dogs

A West Australian woman who started a fire at home, which killed two dogs, has been sentenced to three years in prison. Full story »
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Plan to 'gut' parks a threat to Ningaloo

Expert warns of a threat to WA's pristine Ningaloo Reef if federal government plans to rezone marine parks in Commonwealth waters goes ahead. Full story »