A former property officer for the Queensland Police Service walks from court after pleading guilty to stealing seized guns and ammunition. He was caught with 42 weapons in his roof when he accidentally shot himself in the hand with a camouflaged Glock.
Detainees at the NT's Don Dale Youth Detention Centre are learning invaluable work and life skills through a new equine husbandry and riding program.
Andrew Mallard spent 12 years in jail for the murder of Pamela Lawrence. It took the combined efforts of a politician and a journalist to have his named cleared.
The family of Andrew Mallard and the team that helped exonerate him of a murder he did not commit express their devastation after the WA man is killed in a hit-and-run crash in Los Angeles.
The power has returned to parts of Sydney's train network after commuters at Milsons Point were told to cross the Harbour Bridge on foot amid major delays due to a police operation at Redfern Station.
David John Pearce, who used a shoelace to strangle a refugee from Afghanistan, will spend at least six years in prison for attempted murder.
A man is dead after being shot in the chest at a MacGregor home just before midnight. Police have established a crime scene and are hunting for the shooter.
Neighbours describe hearing a gunshot and a scream as a Brisbane GP was shot in the chest at his MacGregor home just before midnight. Police have established a crime scene and are hunting for the shooter.
Contempt of court proceedings brought against 36 Australian news organisations and journalists over their coverage of Cardinal George Pell's sex abuse trial are unprecedented in Australia and could have "chilling effect" on open justice, a court hears.
Police are investigating reports a man threatened a homeowner before his house, south of Brisbane, was destroyed by fire in the early hours of this morning.