Man accused of murdering fellow patient in Canberra Hospital’s Adult Mental Health Unit facing more charges for resisting police

Man accused of murdering fellow patient in Canberra Hospital’s Adult Mental Health Unit facing more charges for resisting police

A teenager charged over the murder of a man at the Canberra Hospital last month has also been charged with resisting police’s attempts to collect forensic material from his hands. Aleu Mapiou, 18, is accused of killing Dusko Culibrk, 38, during what police described as “an altercation” in the hospital’s Adult Mental Health Unit. Mr … Read more

NSW Hunter police charge 13 people, mostly teenagers, over alleged theft of luxury vehicles and reckless driving

NSW Hunter police charge 13 people, mostly teenagers, over alleged theft of luxury vehicles and reckless driving

Thirteen people, including one as young as 12, have been charged with a total of 37 offences relating to the alleged theft of luxury cars and police pursuits in the New South Wales Hunter Region. Key points: Police arrested the alleged offenders for stealing numerous luxury vehicles in the Hunter The group was charged with a … Read more

Man charged in connection to threats made at the University of Calgary

Man charged in connection to threats made at the University of Calgary

We’ve charged a man who is believed to be responsible for what was initially reported as multiple assaults on campus at the University of Calgary earlier this week. It is believed the same man is also responsible for a sexual assault that occurred earlier the same day downtown. Just before 2 p.m., on Tuesday, Oct. … Read more

Jan. 6 defendants in D.C. jail want to be transferred to Guantanamo Bay

Jan. 6 defendants in D.C. jail want to be transferred to Guantanamo Bay

WASHINGTON — Close to three dozen people currently residing in Washington D.C.’s jail, charged with crimes related to the Jan. 6, 2021 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, believe they are living in inhumane conditions. So, they requested they be moved to Guantanamo Bay, NBC News and NPR reported. In a seven-page letter recently submitted in federal court, … Read more

Man charged with murdering wife at a home in Bronte, in Sydney’s east

Man charged with murdering wife at a home in Bronte, in Sydney’s east

A man charged with the murder of his 74-year-old wife “made full and detailed admissions”, police have told a Sydney court. Key points: Police found a woman with severe injuries outside a home in Bronte The 74-year-old woman was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital but died Steven Barker was charged with one count of murder NSW Police allege Steven … Read more

‘Savage exploitation’ – Reality show ‘bride’ slams ‘despicable’ reality dating shows

‘Savage exploitation’ – Reality show ‘bride’ slams ‘despicable’ reality dating shows

Former reality romance show contestant Aimee Collins says women are not safe on reality television programmes about romance and dating. Photo / MediaWorks A reality show “bride” controversially paired with a man charged with domestic violence has slammed television networks for putting women in danger and perpetrating toxic masculinity through “despicable” dating programmes. Married At … Read more

Man who allegedly attacked woman with lit aerosol can appears in ACT Magistrates Court

Man who allegedly attacked woman with lit aerosol can appears in ACT Magistrates Court

A Canberra man is behind bars after he allegedly attacked a woman with a lit aerosol can last night. Daryl Robertson, 52, is charged with intentionally inflicting grievous bodily harm, and using an inflammable liquid to endanger life. Mr Robertson was arrested by police after they were called to a home in Charnwood in Canberra’s north-west. … Read more

Self-proclaimed ‘incel’ Johnny Deven Young charged with pepper spraying women in hate attacks in Costa Mesa

Self-proclaimed ‘incel’ Johnny Deven Young charged with pepper spraying women in hate attacks in Costa Mesa

SANTA ANA, Calif. (CNS) — A 25-year-old Anaheim man and self-proclaimed “incel” is scheduled to be arraigned next month on multiple hate crime charges for allegedly pepper spraying three women and a man in Costa Mesa, prosecutors said Tuesday. Johnny Deven Young was charged May 4 with two separate attacks on Nov. 21, 2021 and … Read more

Northern Territory police officer Neil Mellon charged with offences relating to a major crash investigation

Northern Territory police officer Neil Mellon charged with offences relating to a major crash investigation

A senior police officer in the Northern Territory has been charged with dozens of offences, including perverting the course of justice, in relation to a major crash investigation launched in February.  Key points: A senior NT police officer was arrested yesterday and a search warrant executed at his home Acting Deputy Police Commissioner Michael White says … Read more

Adelaide man to stay behind bars after major bomb raid as prosecutors say it’s a complex case

Adelaide man to stay behind bars after major bomb raid as prosecutors say it’s a complex case

An Adelaide man accused of taking steps to manufacture explosives has been remanded in custody. Key points: Dean Anthony Edwards will remain behind bars until December  SA Police raided a home in Direk on Wednesday as part of an ongoing investigation Police allegedly found instructions, precursor chemicals and equipment that could be used for manufacturing explosives Dean … Read more