SkyCity Adelaide casino accepted bags of ‘soiled’ cash, court documents allege

SkyCity Adelaide casino accepted bags of ‘soiled’ cash, court documents allege

Cash that was dirty and appeared to have been buried, and money kept in plastic bags, was used in large transactions at the SkyCity Adelaide (SCA) casino, according to court documents. Key points: Court documents outline customers with links to organised crime, loan sharking, human trafficking and sex slavery One customer listed as a “meatpacker” recorded a turnover at … Read more

Body found after Hollywood fire prompts possible suspicious death investigation

Body found after Hollywood fire prompts possible suspicious death investigation

Tuesday, December 6, 2022 12:52PM HOLLYWOOD (KABC) — A possible suspicious death investigation is underway after a bungalow fire was extinguished in Hollywood. Firefighters responded to the 6200 block of Fountain Avenue around 9:45 p.m. Monday and found the small, one-story structure on fire. Once the fire was extinguished, they found a body as they … Read more

Should I Buy Travel Insurance? Here’s Why You Should Skip It – NBC Los Angeles

Should I Buy Travel Insurance? Here’s Why You Should Skip It – NBC Los Angeles

Jason and Sandi Naiman booked a rock-n-roll-themed cruise earlier this year. It was their third one.  “It’s one of the best weeks of my life, going on the rock-n-roll cruises, music on the water, it’s wonderful,” said Mr. Naiman.  Jason and Sandi Naiman The couple also paid $1,000 for travel insurance, concerned that something might … Read more

Los Angeles city sanitation truck strikes, kills pedestrian in San Pedro

Los Angeles city sanitation truck strikes, kills pedestrian in San Pedro

SAN PEDRO, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A city of Los Angeles sanitation truck struck and killed a pedestrian in San Pedro early Monday morning, officials say. The incident was reported just after 5 a.m. near the intersection of S. Pacific Avenue and W. 13th Street. Police say the pedestrian, described as a man around 70 … Read more

Death of man in custody at Orange Police Station prompts investigation

Death of man in custody at Orange Police Station prompts investigation

An investigation is underway following the death of a man in police custody at Orange in central west New South Wales. Police said the 40-year-old had been arrested Thursday morning following reports of a domestic violence incident at a house on Amaroo Crescent. The man became ill and was treated by paramedics at Orange Police Station before being taken … Read more

Musician Tommy Lee’s Home ‘Trashed’ in Burglary – NBC Los Angeles

Musician Tommy Lee’s Home ‘Trashed’ in Burglary – NBC Los Angeles

Authorities on Tuesday were investigating a burglary at Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee’s Calabasas-area residence.   The crime occurred last week, and deputies took a burglary report, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, which did not release details of the investigation.   According to TMZ, Lee had not been living in the house, which is … Read more

Crocodile wrangler and Netflix star Matt Wright has been charged in relation to a helicopter crash. Here’s what we know

Crocodile wrangler and Netflix star Matt Wright has been charged in relation to a helicopter crash. Here’s what we know

Celebrity crocodile wrangler and reality television star Matt Wright has been charged in relation to a fatal helicopter crash earlier this year. He is the third person to be arrested over the crash in Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory, which killed Chris “Willow” Wilson — Wright’s television co-star and close friend. The 43-year-old faces a range of … Read more

Whittier crash: Supporters help raise $70K for recruits injured after being struck by driver during run

Whittier crash: Supporters help raise K for recruits injured after being struck by driver during run

Friday, November 25, 2022 9:02PM NORWALK, Calif. (KABC) — About $70,000 was raised for the 25 law enforcement recruits who were injured when a driver allegedly mowed them down in Whittier. Officials say a barbecue fundraiser at the sheriff’s station in Norwalk on Wednesday was a huge success, and they anticipate more donations from agencies … Read more

Whittier crash: Supporters help raise money for recruits injured after being struck by driver during run

Whittier crash: Supporters help raise money for recruits injured after being struck by driver during run

NORWALK, Calif. (KABC) — Law enforcement and community members came together Wednesday to support the recruits who are still recovering after being struck by a driver during their morning jog in Whittier last week. The Los Angeles County Sheriff Norwalk Sheriff Station held a barbecue to raise money for the recruits. Men and women from … Read more

Whittier crash: Driver in sheriff’s academy collision fell asleep at wheel, lawyer says

Whittier crash: Driver in sheriff’s academy collision fell asleep at wheel, lawyer says

WHITTIER, Calif. (KABC) — The driver of an SUV that crashed into Los Angeles County law enforcement recruits on a training run last week fell asleep at the wheel while on his way to work, his attorney said. Nicholas Joseph Gutierrez, 22, of Diamond Bar, was arrested after the collision on suspicion of attempted murder … Read more