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.
A bright light was seen shooting across WA skies on Sunday evening and while some people's first reaction was an interstellar visitor, it turns out the explanation is far more down-to-earth.
A man has been taken into custody following a dramatic crash on Fremantle’s Stirling Highway bridge this afternoon, which ended with a dog being stabbed.
Three people, including a 17-year-old girl, have been charged over a hit-and-run north of Perth which left a man fighting for life.
A new high school in Perth will be called Bob Hawke College in honour of the former prime minister who died earlier in May.
A 27-year-old is in a critical condition in Royal Perth Hospital after he was hit by a car in a Butler car park on Friday night.
A person has died crashing a allegedly stolen Ferrari in West Perth, and a man died after crashing a Nissan Patrol into trees near Jerramungup.
Police say the man entered the customer service area of the station at about 8am this morning, produced a hammer and started striking the counter.
The proposals include a new aggravated trespass charge, where maximum penalties are double that of current trespass laws, which carry a maximum $12,000 fine and one year in jail.
The amazing generosity of West Australians has given a desperate family its first glimpse of hope in more than three years, after a plea to help pay for their terminally ill daughter’s brain surgery.
A western suburbs mother will go to court to deny slapping another parent during a dispute over a child’s sandcastle.
A clubland predator has pleaded guilty to 17 indecent assault charges after preying on a string of young men in Claremont, Nedlands, and the Perth CBD.
A Transperth train stopped dead on the tracks between stations on Friday morning, needing another train to push it to its destination.
A Perth driver has somehow survived a terrifying crash in the city's south east.
A young WA mother has pleaded guilty to murdering her four-month-old baby girl
Beaufort Street business closures continue with the announcement a long-standing Mt Lawley furniture store will close its doors next month.
A former member of a meth-dealing gang has turned his life around and is now on the board of an Aboriginal corporation.
One person has been taken to hospital after fire ripped through a block of units.
Some of WA’s worst criminals will have their every movement tracked in real time even after their release from prison under a $52 million expansion of electronic monitoring of offenders.
A former WA police officer has launched an extraordinary attack on State’s top cop after he was yesterday charged with assault over his actions during an arrest in Fremantle.
People who qualify for free flu jabs are being asked to fork out cash for “pharmacy consultation fees” as the Government issues an urgent call for people to get immunised.
The mob killers of aboriginal man Patrick Slater – who was stabbed to death in the hours after Australia Day 2016 – have failed in their bids to have convictions and sentences for murder overturned.
An ex-teacher who was struggling with his sexuality when he abused two boys in Western Australia dating back to 1979 will spend at least two years in jail.
A former teacher at a religious school in Bunbury has been jailed for four years, after admitting to sexually abusing two boys – one a student and one a member of his church – more than 30 years ago.
Two men convicted of demanding $3000 for the return of a dognapped chihuahua called Harvey — one of whom is the partner of notorious dine-and-dasher Lois Loder — have been jailed for more than a year.
Less than two months after the saga of Teddy the puppy, another beloved Perth pooch has been pinched from her home.
The first person charged under WA's new revenge porn laws said he plans to plead guilty to creating fake Instagram pages in his ex-girlfriend's name and sharing several intimate images of her.
Olympian Jack Bobridge – who was caught up in a covert police sting targeting street-level drug dealers in Perth nightclubs and bars – has been found guilty of supplying ecstasy.
Food delivery cyclist Javiera Morgado was left with severe burns and cuts after she was trapped underneath a Pajero and dragged 100m along the road.
The after-school altercation was prearranged by students as part of an organised ‘fight club’ where fights were filmed on mobile phones.
The deputy principal returning to work after being stood aside over a physical altercation with a student says he was intervening to “stop a fight and to protect students”.
A West Australian associate principal who was suspended after being filmed physically restraining a student is happy he can go back to work.
Firefighters have contained a fast-moving bushfire that burned 276 hectares and was threatening lives and homes east of Perth.
Owners of a house in Mt Lawley have taken the drastic step of installing temporary fencing to protect plants in their front yard from theft.
A $245,000 advertising campaign by the WA government during the federal election has been referred to the Public Sector Commission by the state Nationals.
A West Australian associate principal filmed physically restraining a student has been cleared to return to work.
The deputy principal suspended for restraining a child at a south-west school has been given the all clear to return to work after the conclusion of a Department of Education investigation.
An emergency warning has been issued for a fast-moving bushfire east of Perth, with residents warned burning embers are likely to be blown around homes.
A policeman has been found guilty of assaulting a man by tasering him following a random breath test in Western Australia more than two years ago.
The teachers’ union says a deputy principal under investigation for assaulting a pupil while trying to break up a fight is worried about his future.
Jewellery giant Tiffany and Co is the latest luxury retailer to abandon King Street.
Officers have flooded Redcliffe this morning after reports a suspicious person was jumping fences.
A West Australian associate principal filmed pinning down a student while breaking up a brawl has his job back after parent backlash.
The body of a mother, who went missing almost a week ago after she set off on an early morning bushwalk, is believed to have been found.
Almost 1000 people packed into the Harvey Recreation and Cultural Centre for the funeral service of 20-year-old Lachlan ‘Lockie’ Hernaman, who died after collapsing suddenly at football training.
The identity of the body has yet to be confirmed, however, it is believed to be that of 39-year-old Lorjie Bautista, a Mandurah mother who went missing more than a week ago.
Children were reduced to tears yesterday when a nationwide glitch caused repeated disruptions to the tests.
A bikie clubhouse sustained damage after a blaze spread from two cars police understand were deliberately set on fire.
Jack Bobridge, a silver medallist at two Olympics, has made extraordinary claims that he used cocaine with two Australian teammates while competing professionally overseas.
Vegan activist James Warden has spent another night in custody, after breaching his bail conditions on Friday – the day he joined another public rally with his radical Perth group.
A section of Eaton Drive has been closed off as emergency services inspect the item, which was found at the Forrest Highway intersection.
An inquest into the death of Robin David Macartney, who abducted and killed Lalita Horsman on a WA beach in 1999, heard he refused medical treatment on the “belief that God would cure him.”
Mark McGowan has called on the Education Department to conclude its investigation into Eaton Community College’s deputy principal, who allegedly assaulted a student, as efficiently as possible.
A Qantas pilot has issued an urgency signal related to an electrical fault while flying passengers from Bali to Sydney.
A Qantas flight from Bali to Sydney has been diverted to Broome after an electric failure.
A man accused of stabbing a nurse with an improvised blade was left unguarded at a hospital by police in the lead-up to the alleged attack, as news emerges of a second nurse assault overnight.
A man is dead and two other people are injured after a stabbing at a home in Embleton this afternoon.
Video footage has emerged showing students throwing punches at a deputy principal who is under investigation for allegedly physically assaulting a student.
An investigation is underway into allegations caged eggs may have been falsely labelled free-range or barn and sold at Perth supermarkets.
A 30-year-old man has been charged over a stabbing attack on a nurse at a Perth hospital as the state government vows to protect frontline staff better.
A search is underway for missing 70-year-old prospector near Collie.
A spectator had to be resuscitated after collapsing at Optus Stadium on Sunday.
A vegan group that took a dead piglet into a McDonald’s marched through Perth and confronted restaurant-goers with a powerful message.
An elderly woman died after her grandson accidentally hit the accelerator while it was in reverse.
The nurse suffered a deep wound to her neck when she was allegedly stabbed from behind while on duty at Royal Perth Hospital
Federal Labor has pledged $30 million towards the redevelopment of the Western Australian Cricket Association ground.
Prices are at a massive discount compared to the summer holiday rate - but there’s a catch.
A taskforce will be formed to push through key WA tourism projects that have become mired in red tape.
WA anglers who target sharks for social media likes are in the sights of of Sir David Attenborough.
A 23-year-old Western Australian man has died after his car hit a power pole and trees in Mount Helena on Saturday.
Just 10 drivers have been fined for endangering cyclists since new laws came into force more than 18 months ago.
In a 30-minute period, The Sunday Times saw four patrons, three men and one woman, taken by security guards to the police compound after apparently failing a bag or body search on entry.
Kalgoorlie’s biggest party is set to get even bigger after Racing and Wagering WA confirmed yesterday the Kalgoorlie Cup will be a standalone race meeting this year.
A dramatic police pursuit ended in a Balga shopping centre carpark overnight after the allegedly stolen vehicle blew a tyre when officers deployed a stinger.
Chart-topping American pop phenom Billie Eilish made it clear she’s not your average popstar at last night’s sold out gig, delivering a performance that had the audience singing along.
Sharon Clinch was gifted an empty Rosendorff box by her husband for their 25th wedding anniversary in March, and told her to buy anything she wanted.
Two vet nurses at Perth Zoo have become surrogate mums to an orphaned wombat who is now thriving under their care.
A Russian-born tech mogul who is in jail in WA over his alleged role in a scam has failed in his third attempt to get bail ahead of a US extradition hearing.
Perth Airport has been voted the best airport in Australia by website Airhelp.com.
West Australian treasurer Ben Wyatt says he does not want to see unions strike over pay and insists it will not get them anywhere.
Clive Palmer is a menace, the WA Premier has told a business event, where he also poked fun at the billionaire for misnaming him in an aggressive advertisement.
The royal baby stole West Australian Treasurer Ben Wyatt's budget surplus thunder, taking the daily newspaper's front page instead.
Teen pop phenomenon Billie Eilish has touched down in Perth ahead of WA gigs.
Scott Haberfield was on his way home from buying his nine-year-old son a birthday present. Instead, the father of six wound up in Royal Perth Hospital’s state trauma unit.
An animal activist accused of stealing a $1500 Fresian calf from a Brunswick farm says the “animal holocaust has to end”.
West Australian Treasurer Ben Wyatt has handed down his third budget, providing relief for households, but not everyone is a winner.
The West Australian treasurer has announced a two per cent increase in average household costs, with many families relieved it wasn't a bigger hike.
An Olympian and a fellow former elite sportsman used “cycling code” to organise the exchange of hundreds of ecstasy pills before they were caught up in a secret police sting, a court has been told.
Perth police say a man in his 40s has died at a company in Bassendean.
A worker has been killed after he was crushed by machinery at a business in Bassendean earlier this morning.
A Perth accountant who bludgeoned and strangled his wife to death was trying to pursue a relationship with her sister, a court has heard.
Police are hunting a sexual predator who indecently assaulted a woman as she walked through a park with a friend in Perth’s northern suburbs.
A Carlisle accountant made “disturbing” online searches about burying a person alive in the weeks before he brutally murdered his wife — then buried her in a hole in the backyard of the family house.
A driver injured after he was hit by a stolen car being pursued by police on Monday night remains in a stable condition.
Premier Mark McGowan today committed $200,000 towards planning for a trial of “compulsory critical intervention” as part of an additional $42.5 million to fight the State’s meth scourge.