Yvette Nikolic walks free but her husband John is still on trial after pleading not guilty to five charges related to the importation and possession of drugs, as well as the possession of firearms without a licence.
American pensioner Peter Strand was frail, desperate and the victim of multiple romance scams when he was targeted by a global fraud network, run by a Villawood detainee, which saw him arrested trying to bring 2.5kg of cocaine into Australia.
Western Australia's ice epidemic could impact homeowners, with the State Government set to consider mandatory testing for methamphetamine contamination in rental properties.
A Queensland man is charged with drug trafficking after police allegedly find 50 kilograms of cannabis in two of his suitcases at Adelaide Airport.
As the misuse of nitrous oxide — or "nangs" — by young people increases, youth advocates are calling for improved regulations to limit the sale of the drug, which can cause unconsciousness, and brain damage, and sudden death.
The Victorian Greens claim that drug sniffer dogs are incorrect 75 per cent of the time. Fact Check finds that claim to be close to the mark.
Former Olympic diver and gold medallist Chantelle Newbery pleads guilty to a string of charges, including stealing, in what her lawyer describes as a "meteoric fall from grace".
Inside the disturbing life and vicious crimes of the "evil old man" suspected of killing 18-year-old Trudie Adams.