Three people have been arrested following an investigation into illegal hunting in the Upper Hunter.
A drunk driver has been charged after crashing his SUV on the Pacific Highway near Port Stephens overnight.
Wet roads to blame for car crashes this morning. Emergency services say slowing down and allowing extra travel time is key.
At vaccine mandate protests in Canberra last week, police used powerful loud-hailing devices called Long-Range Acoustic Devices (LRADs) to address protesters.
Hunter police are appealing for information as they continue to investigate a number of suspicious fires that occurred in the Singleton area last year.