Bexleyheath residents describe ‘exciting but scary’ moment sinkhole swallows up street

A 20-foot wide sinkhole has opened up on a quiet residential street swallowing up the entire road – and a passing motorbike. Emergency services rushed to seal off Martens Avenue, Bexleyheath after the tarmac caved in around 9pm on Tuesday. It remains unclear what caused the rupture in the road. Mike Stevens / Facebook Drone … Read more

Camden pub: Man charged after alleged glassing, police assault

A man has been seriously injured after he was allegedly struck with a schooner glass during a pub night out. A 66-year-old man will appear in court after he allegedly glassed a man at the pub and assaulted a police officer in Sydney’s west. Emergency services were called to a pub on Argyle Street, Camden, … Read more

Call volumes, staffing issues proving problematic for Toronto 911 call center – Toronto

A new report from the city’s auditor general points to the need for increased staffing at Toronto’s 911 call center in order to deal with longer wait times. The 911 Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) is the first point of contact for individuals calling 911 for emergency assistance from fire, ambulance, and police services. It … Read more

Canterbury: Bodies of two young women discovered in Sydney’s southwest

The bodies of two young women believed to be aged in their 20s have been found by police in a unit in Sydney. The bodies of two women believed to be sisters aged in their 20s have been found inside a unit in Sydney’s southwest. Officers were called to the flat in Canterbury at about … Read more

Canterbury: Bodies of two young women discovered in Sydney’s southwest

The bodies of two young women believed to be aged in their 20s have been found by police in a unit in Sydney. The bodies of two women believed to be aged in their 20s have been found inside a unit in Sydney’s southwest. Detectives are investigating the scene, with circumstances surrounding the Canterbury deaths … Read more

Police offer $ 250k reward for information about 2017 Parramatta fire

A $ 250,000 reward is being offered for information on the five-year anniversary of a fatal fire in Sydney. A $ 250,000 reward is being offered for information that helps detectives solve the five-year-old mystery of a fatal fire at a Sydney home. John Flamish, 81, died on June 5, 2017 after a fire at … Read more

Wild wet weather smashes Adelaide as emergency services work to clean up damage while bracing for more rain

Adelaide has seen its wettest 24 hours this year, according to the Bureau of Meteorology. Key points: Strong winds and heavy rain caused havoc across the region Some towns have received up to 80mm of rain The SES warns people to prepare for more wild weather ahead A BOM spokesperson said the city had received … Read more

Fight over a girl may have led to teen being fatally stabbed in Sydney | 9 News Australia – 9 News Australia

Fight over a girl may have led to teen being fatally stabbed in Sydney | 9 News Australia9 News Australia Western Sydney teenager fatally stabbed by partygoer ‘defending’ girlfriendABC News Teen stabbed to death ‘defending girlfriend’news.com.au Latest NewsLatest News – NSW Police Public Site View Full coverage on Google News

Caretaker allegedly stabbed at Sydney school, man arrested

A school caretaker was lucky to escape with just a stab wound to the arm in an alleged random attack at a Sydney school on Wednesday. A man well known to police is facing allegations he stabbed a maintenance contractor in the arm at a school in Sydney on Wednesday morning. Shortly before 7.15am, emergency … Read more