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Man assaulted with sledgehammer in Stockton

Police are searching for two men after they attacked another man with a sledgehammer at Stockton on Sunday. Just before midnight on Sunday 13 September, a 38-year-old...

Appeal to locate wanted man in Lake Macquarie

Police are seeking public assistance to locate a man wanted on an outstanding warrant. Adam Gilham, aged 27, is wanted on a revocation warrant.

Appeal for information after police car rammed

Police are appealing for public assistance after a police vehicle was rammed and a car, with the driver still inside, was stolen in Lake Macquarie today (Monday 14 September).

Charges laid after police pursuit called in PolAir

Police have charged two men, including a driver disqualified for life, after a pursuit in the state’s Hunter Region yesterday. Just before 10am, officers from Port Stephens-Hunter...

Drug lab uncovered in Shortland

A man has been charged after a clandestine lab was discovered at a Newcastle home yesterday. After receiving information, officers from the Newcastle City Proactive Crime Team...

Man allegedly found with a kilogram of cocaine in his pants

A man has been charged after police allegedly located a kilogram of cocaine in his pants during an arrest in the Hunter Region yesterday. On Saturday (5...

Former tennis coach charged over alleged indecent assaults

Todd Woods, a former tennis coach, will face court today charged following an investigation into alleged child indecent assault offences in the Hunter region. In June 2017,...

Man faces court after allegedly threatening a man with a tomahawk

A man has been charged after allegedly threatening a man with a tomahawk in Newcastle overnight. At about 7.40pm yesterday (Monday 7 September), police will allege in...

Police appeal after aggravated robbery

Police have released CCTV images and are appealing for public assistance following an aggravated robbery in Newcastle at the weekend. About 3pm on Saturday, a 45-year-old man...

Police target anti-social behaviour

Hunter police are targeting anti-social behaviour and malicious damage offences in the region through ongoing high-visibility operations throughout the region. Officers from the Port Stephens-Hunter Police District...

Man charged over alleged unprovoked assault in Charlestown

A man will face court today (Friday 4 September) after an alleged unprovoked assault in Charlestown yesterday. At about 8.40am yesterday (Thursday 3 September), a 31-year-old...

Suspended driver charged with drink driving in Lake Macquarie

A man has been charged with high-range drink driving after allegedly crashing his car into a power pole at Bonnells Bay yesterday.At about 4.20pm (Wednesday 2 September), emergency services were...

Police spat on, punched and kicked

A man and a woman have been charged after they allegedly assaulted and spat on several officers during an incident at Lake Macquarie yesterday. Just after 2pm,...

Two charged after pursuit in Karuah

Two people have been arrested following a pursuit through the Karuah yesterday. At about 11.40am (Tuesday 1 September), police were patrolling the Pacific Highway at Karuah when...

Wanted Cessnock man arrested in Nelson Bay

A Cessnock man will face court today after being arrested in Nelson Bay in a stolen car. At about 6.30pm yesterday Nelson Bay Police were called to...

UPDATE: Missing Hunter teenager located

Andrei Timis has been located safe and well. Yesterday (Monday 31 August), officers from the Newcastle City Police District were notified when the 15-year-old boy left...

Man faces court after police find cannabis plants and hydroponic setup

A man will face court today after a number of cannabis plants were seized and a hydroponic setup was uncovered in Raymond Terrace yesterday. Following an investigation...

Man injured in motorbike accident at Raymond Terrace

A man is recovering in hospital following a police pursuit in Raymond Terrace. At about 12am today (Thursday 27 August), officers attached to Port Stephens-Hunter Police District...

Two men from Aberdeen and Murrurundi linked to the supply of prohibited drugs

Two men will reappear at court today over the alleged supply and manufacture of a commercial quantity of methylamphetamine in the Hunter Valley and Coffs Coast regions.

UPDATE: Image released as police investigate assault in Newcastle

Earlier today (Monday 24 August), Newcastle City Police District issued an appeal in relation to an alleged indecent assault in the Newcastle CBD in November 2019. As...

Wanted man charged in East Maitland

A man wanted by police has been arrested and charged with additional ammunition offences in East Maitland yesterday. At about 9.30pm last night (Sunday 23 August), officers...
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