youth crime

Expert: Why locking up young thugs isn’t the answer

premium_icon Expert: Why locking up young thugs isn’t the answer

Residents intuitively want kids locked up, but community is the key

Youth gang’s eight- minute reign of bus ‘mayhem’

premium_icon Youth gang’s eight- minute reign of bus ‘mayhem’

Police have charged five teens in relation to alleged assaults

14yo charged over alleged stabbing attack at shopping centre

premium_icon 14yo charged over alleged stabbing attack at shopping centre

A 14-year-old allegedly knifed and bashed another teen

11-year-old charged over alleged butter knife threat

premium_icon 11-year-old charged over alleged butter knife threat

11-year-old girl charged after allegedly threatening a 77-year-old

Who was Kumanjayi Walker? His family speaks

premium_icon Who was Kumanjayi Walker? His family speaks

Family want answers after teen shot dead by police

Police take accused car thief to casino boxing event

premium_icon Police take accused car thief to casino boxing event

Cops took a boy on bail for allegedly stealing a car to a casino.

Video shows disturbing youth crime spree

Video shows disturbing youth crime spree

Footage captures disturbing youth crime spree

‘Our kids are being failed by their parents’

premium_icon ‘Our kids are being failed by their parents’

"We have to unpick the damage that’s happened to these kids.”

‘Lefty teachers’ blamed for youth crime wave

premium_icon ‘Lefty teachers’ blamed for youth crime wave

“The trend of disrespect from the younger generation growing"

Youth charged with attempted armed robbery

premium_icon Youth charged with attempted armed robbery

A 16-year-old has been charged with the attempted armed robbery

SHOCKING: Teens spread rat poison over family's backyard

premium_icon SHOCKING: Teens spread rat poison over family's backyard

Family consider fleeing town as youth crime pressure mounts.

Teens charged over violent Red Rooster carjacking

premium_icon Teens charged over violent Red Rooster carjacking

13-year-old girl among group of alleged offenders

Disturbing trends feeding youth crime 'epidemic' revealed

premium_icon Disturbing trends feeding youth crime 'epidemic' revealed

More than 600 juvenile offences were recorded on Coast last month

‘We need action on problem kids’

premium_icon ‘We need action on problem kids’

Oh Big Brother, do we have a problem.

How was a 14-year-old allowed behind the wheel?

premium_icon How was a 14-year-old allowed behind the wheel?

OPINION: Can't help but ask, where were the parents?

‘I was just screaming, crying, I was such an emotional mess’

premium_icon ‘I was just screaming, crying, I was such an emotional mess’

'They thought it was extremely funny that obviously I was petrified'

Police call for help as crimes committed by children spike

premium_icon Police call for help as crimes committed by children spike

Police call for community assistance following shocking crime stats.

'Lock your doors': What happened to idyllic suburb?

'Lock your doors': What happened to idyllic suburb?

IT WAS designed as the perfect suburb for young families.

CAUGHT: three youths arrested

CAUGHT: three youths arrested

Coffs/Clarence Police arrest three youths following offences

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