northern rivers crime

Thief tries to sell elderly woman's engagement ring for $100

Thief tries to sell elderly woman's engagement ring for $100

The precious ring was stolen from her home earlier this month

Drunk mobility scooter rider steals sign, police allege

Drunk mobility scooter rider steals sign, police allege

The brazen theft of a 'no smoking' sign allegedly caught the man out

Men arrested after veteran brutally attacked on Anzac Day

Men arrested after veteran brutally attacked on Anzac Day

War veteran's peaceful Anzac Day ended in brutal attack

Boy's destroyed headstone breaks parents' hearts

Boy's destroyed headstone breaks parents' hearts

"This act destroys our faith in human nature"

SHOCKING ATTACK: War veteran bashed, robbed on Anzac Day

SHOCKING ATTACK: War veteran bashed, robbed on Anzac Day

Police are appealing for witnesses following the midnight attack

Fire victim robbed while in hospital

Fire victim robbed while in hospital

After a fire destroyed this man's home, thieves took what was left

Dope grower told cops his farm a 'sovereign state'

Dope grower told cops his farm a 'sovereign state'

But did the novel legal defence help or hinder his cause?

Arrest after elderly woman attacked in Ballina

Arrest after elderly woman attacked in Ballina

POLICE have charged a man over the alleged bag snatch.

90-year-old woman punches crook in face during robbery

90-year-old woman punches crook in face during robbery

Alleged crook, 28, out on bail until court hearing

Australians lost nearly $300 million to scams in 2016

Australians lost nearly $300 million to scams in 2016

47% increase in scam reports to the ACCC compared to 2015

TIMELINE: Sara Connor's nightmare in Bali

TIMELINE: Sara Connor's nightmare in Bali

Byron Bay mother, Sara Connor will be next four years behind bars

Scammers using local numbers to trick potential victims

Scammers using local numbers to trick potential victims

It seems scammers will go to great lengths to achieve their ends

Pensioner fleeced by suspected scam now faces eviction

Pensioner fleeced by suspected scam now faces eviction

Local man in strife after bank balance goes missing

She confronts her abuser after 50 years, forces a confession

She confronts her abuser after 50 years, forces a confession

"This is our little secret" he would tell her.

GALLERY: Retired truckie gutted by damage to retro van

GALLERY: Retired truckie gutted by damage to retro van

"A little bit of pride in your town doesn't go astray"