On the Beat


Two helicopter rescues from the bush

A mountain bike rider was airlifted to hospital on Saturday, October 10, after crashing in Ourimbah State Forest. Rescue crews from Central Coast Volunteer Rescue Squad were called to assist…






Police investigate West Gosford fire

An investigation is underway following a fire which gutted a West Gosford industrial building in the early hours on October 1. Emergency services were called to the building in Dyer…


Near-drowning at The Entrance

A 6-year-old boy is recovering in hospital following a near drowning at The Entrance on Sunday, October 5. It’s understood the child was swimming in the channel near Marine Pde,…



Truck catches alight

It was a close call for the driver of a truck which caught alight on Peats Ridge Rd at Peats Ridge early in the morning on September 23. Somersby Rural…