Police Rounds

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Teen’s foot crushed after ute rolls at Bulli Showground

A MAN has been injured after he was thrown from a ute, which rolled and landed on his foot at Bulli Showground on Saturday. About 12.30am on Saturday July 6, a Toyota Hilux utility, being driven by a 17-year-old male drove from Thirroul to Bulli Showground. A 17-year-old girl was in the front passenger seat … Continue reading

Sea Cliff Bridge arrest connected to Sydney death

AN arrest was made at Coalcliff earlier today in connection with the death of a woman in an inner-Sydney suburb. Emergency services were called to Zetland on Monday, following the discovery of a woman suffering injuries at the rear of a unit complex. Police attempted to revive the 23-year-old woman; however, she died at the … Continue reading

Helensburgh crash kills driver

A man has died following a single-vehicle crash at Helensurgh. About 12.30pm (Sunday 16 June 2019), emergency services were called to the Old Princes Highway, following reports a vehicle crashed into a parked truck. The man died at the scene. He is yet to be formally identified. Wollongong Police attended and have established a crime … Continue reading

Man critical after alleged Bulli assault

A MAN remains in a serious condition after he was allegedly assaulted at Bulli earlier this week. The 75-year-old man became involved in an argument with a 25-year-old man, who is believed to have been working on the construction of the new Bulli Hospital. The altercation is alleged to have stemmed over a parking issue … Continue reading

Paraglider killed at Bald Hill

A MAN has died following a paragliding crash at Stanwell Tops. Just before 3pm today (Saturday), emergency services were called to Bald Hill following reports a glider had crashed into the side of the cliff. The crash site was found and emergency services began rescue operations. State Emergency Service personnel reached the site and confirmed … Continue reading

Driver caught travelling over 250kmh near Helensburgh

A MAN has been charged after he was caught allegedly travelling at up to 260kmh just north of Helensburgh on Sunday morning. Wollongong Highway Patrol officers were patrolling the M1 Princes Motorway when they detected a blue Nissan 200SX allegedly travelling at up to 260kmh in a sign-posted 110kmh zone about 2.30am. Officers eventually stopped … Continue reading

Man remains behind bars after allegedly intimidating family at Bulli Tops

A MAN who described himself as a “black Muslim” has been refused bail after appearing in court today charged with intimidation and driving in a dangerous manner after he allegedly yelled bias-related threats at a family picnicking at Bulli Tops on Sunday. Police were called to Bulli Lookout on the Princes Highway after reports Yusuff … Continue reading

Balgownie woman charged with assault of paramedic at Fairy Meadow

TWO people have been charged following separate assaults against emergency services workers in the Wollongong area this week. Wollongong police were called to Princes Highway, Fairy Meadow about 6pm yesterday (Thursday) following reports a NSW Ambulance paramedic had been assaulted. A 57-year-old Balgownie woman was arrested at the scene and taken to Wollongong Police Station, … Continue reading

Company involved in Bulli Pass truck crash inspected

THREE minor defect notices were issued to the company involved in the serious truck crash on Bulli Pass earlier this week after a joint operation between Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) and NSW Police this morning. Emergency services were called to Bulli Pass after the truck left the road and crashed before catching fire about … Continue reading

Body found in Dharawal National Park

A BODY believed to be that of a missing Woonona man has been found near Appin. Whilst the body is yet to be formally identified, it is believed to be that of a 52-year-old man, who was last seen leaving a Woonona home last Thursday (March 14) in a blue sedan. The blue sedan was … Continue reading