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Man charged after Sunday’s CBD armed robbery

A 37-year-old man will appear in court charged with armed robbery after an incident at a convenience store on Hunter Street on Sunday.

Three arrested after investigation into illegal hunting

Three people have been arrested following an investigation into illegal hunting in the Upper Hunter.

Drivers urged to be safe this Easter long weekend

“Make no mistake that our police will be out and about this weekend – including on major road networks and on local streets – to catch those doing the wrong thing.”

Drunk driver in Port Stephens crashes SUV, 1 in hospital

A drunk driver has been charged after crashing his SUV on the Pacific Highway near Port Stephens overnight.

Hunter drivers urged to take extra care as rain wreaks havoc on roads

Wet roads to blame for car crashes this morning. Emergency services say slowing down and allowing extra travel time is key.

What’s an LRAD? Explaining the ‘sonic weapons’ police use for crowd control and communication

At vaccine mandate protests in Canberra last week, police used powerful loud-hailing devices called Long-Range Acoustic Devices (LRADs) to address protesters.

Police continue to investigate suspicious fires in Singleton

Hunter police are appealing for information as they continue to investigate a number of suspicious fires that occurred in the Singleton area last year.

UPDATE: Michael has been found

owing a large-scale search, Michael Chalmers was found at about 11.30am today.
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