Car scam targets victims across Adelaide

Police are investigating a crime series where offenders have fraudulently obtained motor vehicles from victims after being advertised on online sales websites. The victims have advertised their second-hand vehicles for sale online. They are then contacted by a prospective buyer and arrangements are made for a meeting to complete the purchase. All victims have described […]

Pedestrian struck by truck at Murray Bridge

A young man has died after being hit by a truck at Murray Bridge last night. Police and emergency services were called to the South Eastern Freeway, Murray Bridge about 10.20pm on Sunday 23 August. The 19-year-old Millicent man was struck by a truck travelling west on the South Eastern Freeway, about one kilometre from […]

Suspicious Fire Mount Gambier

Police are investigating a suspicious fire at Mount Gambier. Just before 5pm on Sunday 23 August, police and fire crews attended at the corner of Radiata Street and Pick Avenue after reports of a building fire. When police arrived, they found a large fire at a disused factory. Fire crews brought the blaze under control […]

Man arrested over mobility scooter theft

A man has been arrested in connection with the theft of a mobility scooter from a Vietnam veteran’s Para Hills home. The red Pide electric mobility scooter was stolen from an open carport at Para Hills last week. Police appealed to the public for information on the theft and received numerous calls to Crime Stoppers […]

Man charged with murder following Paringa assault

A man has died following a serious assault in the Riverland earlier this month. It will be alleged the man was assaulted during an altercation in the grounds of a Paringa accommodation facility just after midnight on Sunday 2 August by a man known to him. The victim a 29-year-old man from Vanuatu  did not go […]