Buying cocaine ‘as popular as buying food or alcohol’,judge says

Buying cocaine ‘as popular as buying food or alcohol’,judge says

Judge John Pickering sentenced Danny Watfa to three years’ jail for his role in an “Uber Eats” style drug delivery network in inner-city Sydney.

  • byAngus Thomson

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Cabinet backs new money laundering laws to target organised crime

Cabinet backs new money laundering laws to target organised crime

A snap cabinet meeting late on Wednesday evening agreed to the new measures,designed to cripple the finances of crime networks.

  • byAlexandra Smith
‘He is going to fight to his dying breath’:Renowned swimming coach charged over alleged sexual assault
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‘He is going to fight to his dying breath’:Renowned swimming coach charged over alleged sexual assault

Dick Caine,who is charged with the alleged sexual assault of two teenage students in the 1970s,was granted bail on Wednesday afternoon as he is terminally ill.

  • bySally Rawsthorne
From Rose Bay to riot squad raid:police target alleged Dark Web dealers
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From Rose Bay to riot squad raid:police target alleged Dark Web dealers

Sydney brothers enjoyed stellar reviews for their alleged large-scale online drug business,sending up to 60 deliveries a day that police say earned them millions.

  • bySally Rawsthorne
‘Breathtaking double standard’:Sebastian withheld money too,court told

‘Breathtaking double standard’:Sebastian withheld money too,court told

A defence barrister said singer Guy Sebastian’s former manager Titus Day should be found not guilty of 47 charges of embezzlement over withholding funds.

  • byGeorgina Mitchell
ICAC withdraws brief of evidence against Eman Sharobeem
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ICAC withdraws brief of evidence against Eman Sharobeem

Three years after making findings of corrupt conduct against a former Australian of the Year Finalist,ICAC has withdrawn the brief of evidence sent to the DPP.

  • byMichael Evans
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Detective took everything Guy Sebastian told him as ‘gospel’,court told

Detective took everything Guy Sebastian told him as ‘gospel’,court told

Sebastian’s former manager,Titus Day,is accused of defrauding him. His barrister has told a court investigators listened to ‘the gospel according to Guy’.

  • byGeorgina Mitchell
Sydney man charged over kidnap plot involving fake pizza delivery driver

Sydney man charged over kidnap plot involving fake pizza delivery driver

The man was allegedly involved in three kidnappings including one where the victim was dragged from his home.

  • byAmelia McGuire
Questions over Lyn Dawson sighting by accused killer’s brother-in-law

Questions over Lyn Dawson sighting by accused killer’s brother-in-law

Chris Dawson’s brother-in-law claims he saw Lynette Dawson months after she disappeared. But lawyers have questioned the claim in the NSW Supreme Court.

  • byMiklos Bolza
‘The treachery behind it is just unbearable’:Heartbreaking fallout of Melissa Caddick’s fraud
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‘The treachery behind it is just unbearable’:Heartbreaking fallout of Melissa Caddick’s fraud

In an emotional climax,the season finale of podcast Liar Liar reveals a brazen new scam and the life-long ramifications for victims of the fraudster’s Ponzi scheme.

  • byKate McClymont
$1m bail for Sydney man accused of biggest heroin bust in two decades
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$1m bail for Sydney man accused of biggest heroin bust in two decades

Wade Habkouk has pleaded not guilty after being charged over the importation of 175 kilograms of heroin.

  • bySally Rawsthorne