Street Watch

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YOU can help po­lice tackle car break-ins by pre­serv­ing any ev­i­dence, blood or tools that has been left be­hind by the thief for foren­sic ex­am­i­na­tion. If you see blood on your car’s smashed win­dow or a screw­driver nearby, we will call foren­sic of­fi­cers to as­sess your ve­hi­cle in some cases. The same goes for homes which have been bro­ken in to. Don’t touch any­thing or get re­pairs done. We’ll in­spect the house and the dam­age for foren­sic ev­i­dence. If you have CCTV, down­load it and bring it to the sta­tion. You can also ask your neigh­bours to see if their cam­eras have any footage of the crime.

- Se­nior Sergeant Julie Fo­ley


A WOMAN was al­legedly nearly four times the blood al­co­hol limit while driv­ing a car with a tyre worn down to its rim in Edge­wa­ter on Wed­nes­day.

The 42-year-old woman’s twoyear-old daugh­ter was in the car at the time.

Po­lice also charged the mo­torist with driv­ing with­out a li­cence. A po­lice state­ment said an off­duty of­fi­cer stopped the Holden sedan about 3.50pm on Joon­dalup Drive af­ter notic­ing it was trav­el­ling on one of its rims.

“Af­ter speak­ing to her, he as­cer­tained that she was un­der the in­flu­ence of al­co­hol and also no­ticed that she had her two-year-old daugh­ter in the car at the time,” the state­ment said. The woman al­legedly re­turned a blood al­co­hol read­ing of 0.190.


PO­LICE last week charged a man who al­legedly bit his ex-part­ner in Carramar.

The man was fur­ther ac­cused of shov­ing the woman dur­ing the al­leged do­mes­tic vi­o­lence in­ci­dent.

He was charged with as­sault.


WAN­NEROO po­lice will open its sta­tion doors to the pub­lic on Satur­day.

The Dun­de­bar Road precinct will hold an open day from 10am to 2pm. Polic­ing teams will be on hand to meet res­i­dents.

Of­fi­cers will also fix free an­titheft screws to ve­hi­cle num­ber plates.


PO­LICE are still seek­ing wit­nesses to a crash at War­wick Grove where a 4WD struck an el­derly woman about two months ago.

The vic­tim suf­fered se­ri­ous in­juries when a white Toy­ota Land­cruiser hit her as she was cross­ing the road about 2pm on July 29.

Call Crime Stop­pers with in­for­ma­tion.


A WOMAN al­legedly stabbed her part­ner in the back with a knife dur­ing an ar­gu­ment at a Craigie home re­cently.

The 25-year-old woman is ac­cused of in­flict­ing a punc­ture wound be­tween the man's shoul­der blades on Septem­ber 15.

She is due in Joon­dalup Mag­is­trates Court to face a charge of ag­gra­vated un­law­ful wound­ing on Oc­to­ber 16.


A MAN al­legedly stomped on his part­ner's head dur­ing a re­cent do­mes­tic as­sault in Joon­dalup. Po­lice ac­cuse the 44-year-old man of strik­ing his part­ner af­ter a ver­bal ar­gu­ment be­came vi­o­lent at a home on Septem­ber 15.

Of­fi­cers charged him with as­sault oc­ca­sion­ing bod­ily harm a day later.

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