Perth criminals who made Santa’s naughty list

Police would like to speak to these people.
Police would like to speak to these people.

THE year is wrapping up soon but crime won’t sleep once the holidays roll around.

Many offenders have managed to evade WA Police in 2019 and here are some people still on the move.

If you have any information about the identity of these people or details of the offences please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.

Callers can remain anonymous and rewards are available once charges are laid.

Please quote the reference number listed on the Crimestoppers page.

Police have released an image of the man they believe can help them.

1. Forklift theft, Osborne Park

Police are still searching for the robber who stole a forklift from an Osborne Park property between April 30 and May 4.

The forklift is a yellow Hyster which was at a White Street home.

Police have released an image of the man they believe can help them in their inquiries.

The man is described as light brown skinned, around 30 years of age, with medium build and short dark hair.

He was wearing a baseball cap, white t-shirt with motif on the front and dark shorts.

Police would like to speak to these two women.

2. Assault, Cockburn Central

A woman reportedly bit the arm of a security officer at Cockburn Gateway Shopping City while trying to get away on November 7.

The woman was confronted over a suspected stolen suitcase on display and a 10 pack of mixed spirits from a liquor store at about 2.25pm.

Police said the bite pierced the officer’s arm and drew blood.

A short time later, the same women entered another liquor store nearby, placed two packs of pre-mixed spirits inside a handbag and left without paying.

One of the women was described as light-skinned, about 20 years old with a thin build and light brown, shoulder-length hair.

She has a written tattoo on her left collarbone and was wearing a black and white top.

The second woman also has light skin, was about 35 years old with a medium build, shoulder-length blonde hair and was wearing a white top.

Picture: WA Police

3. Threats, Subiaco

A woman was at a hair dressing salon on Hay Street, Subiaco with three young children around midday on November 27.

After the hair treatment was completed four hours later, she paid and left the store with the three children and all were seen getting into a small white vehicle with a man.

Around 4.30pm, the man from the vehicle entered the store and made threats to harm the owner and her business as he and his partner were not happy with the hair treatment.

He then kicked a glass panel before leaving the area.

Police have released an image of the man who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.

The man is described as light skinned, around 30 years of age, medium build with short hair. He was wearing a grey t-shirt and dark shorts.

Police have released images of two women who they believe may be able to assist them.

4. Fraud, Bibra Lake/Kardinya 

An elderly woman in her 90s was the victim of a fraud at her Bibra Lake home at around 7pm on October 8.

The woman answered a knock on the front door of her home on Annois Road to find a young woman asking for a glass of water.

She left to get a glass of water from the kitchen and the young woman left after drinking it.

When the elderly woman looked around her home, she realised that a wallet with a debit card, which were her retirement savings, had been stolen.

The debit card was used a short time later at a nearby supermarket, several stores at a Kardinya shopping precinct and for a taxi ride.

The value of the fraudulent transactions amounted to more than $500.

Police have released CCTV images of two women who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.

The first woman is described as aged in her 20’s, medium build, dark hair tied up and she was wearing a green sleeveless top and dark long pants.

The second woman is described as dark skinned, solid build, dark long hair and she was wearing a dark coloured ‘Lonsdale’ top and blue long pants.

Police have released images of two men who they believe may be able to assist them.

5. Aggravated armed robbery, Belmont 

Around 4.30 pm on May 16, a 17-year-old boy was walking along Belvedere Street in Belmont when a man approached him, asking for a cigarette.

The man started talking to the victim as he walked towards Somers Street.

Four more males began walking with the victim and one of them lifted his top to reveal a knife down his pants and demanded ‘all his stuff’.

The group kept following the victim, who was hit to the back of his head and was punched numerous times to the body.

The victim’s baseball cap was stolen from him and the incident was seen by a friend who was driving past.

The group dispersed but one of the men threw a large chunk of concrete once the victim got into his friend’s car, causing damage to the back of the vehicle.

Three people have been charged in relation to this matter but a further two people are sought by police.

The first man is described as around 20 years of age, thin build wearing a dark hooded top with a white motif on the front, khaki long pants and a khaki peaked cap.

The second male is described as around 25 years of age, medium build wearing a dark peaked cap, cream long sleeved top, blue denim shorts and black shoes.

Clarkson police want to talk to this man.

6. Assault on ‘ride share’ driver, Butler

Police have been hunting a man who punched a ‘ride share’ driver in Butler on March 23.

Around 7pm, a ‘ride share’ driver picked up a man from Pascoe Retreat in Merriwa to go to Claremorris Parkway.

The man asked during the journey to go via a fast food restaurant and the driver said he was unable to deviate from the set final destination.

Police said the man became verbally abusive and was asked to leave.

The man punched the driver once to the face and ripped the rear view mirror off the windscreen and left the vehicle.

As a result of the assault, the driver received bruising to his face.

Police have released a CCTV image of a man who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.

The man is described as light skinned, 20-25 years of age, medium build, short brown hair with facial hair. He was wearing a black top.

Police want to speak to these men.

7. Armed robbery, Gosnells

Loss prevention officers saw two men acting suspiciously when they entered a supermarket on Albany Highway, Gosnells around 2pm on November 24.

The two scanned several items at the self-service checkouts and pretended to pay for the items with a card before leaving.

When requested to hand back the items, one of the men produced an uncapped syringe, held it above his head and threatened to stab the officers.

Police have released an image of two men who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.

The first male is described as light skinned, around 35 years of age with a medium build.

He was wearing a black peaked cap, Hi-Viz top, multi coloured board shorts and had bare feet.

The second male is described as light skinned, thin build with long straight brown hair and was wearing a dark top and pants.

Security footage showed two people breaking into The Park Centre.

8. Jewellery store burglary, East Victoria Park

Prouds Jewellers was targeted in a late-night smash and grab inside The Park Centre on April 1.

Security footage showed two people breaking into the Albany Highway centre, with one riding a black motorcycle and smashing a main glass door.

CCTV cameras captured one of the offenders tripping on a door frame and spilling the stolen jewellery on the ground as they made their escape.

Police described the first person as fair-skinned, with a slim build, wearing blue jeans, a light-coloured hooded jumper, white sneakers with black laces and a red-and-white helmet.

The second was described as medium build, wearing a black jacket with a white Nike logo in front, dark blue jeans, orange and gold Nike TN sneakers and a grey-and-white motorbike helmet.

Police said a white utility waiting in the carpark left at the same time as the offenders.

WA Police are looking for offenders who assaulted a man and a security officer.

9. Aggravated burglary, Spearwood 

Offenders who assaulted a man and a security officer during a Spearwood burglary on October 21 are still on the run.

A group of people smashed a window and forced entry to a house on Doolette Street just after midnight.

An occupant of the house was assaulted and was left with a head injury as the group left, taking an off-road motorcycle.

Shortly after, the trio approached a security officer in her vehicle and hit the driver’s side window with a small axe, which landed inside the vehicle next to the officer.

Police said the security officer managed to drive away after receiving grazes to her shoulder, hand and fingers.

The group fled the area and abandoned the motorcycle.

Police have released CCTV images of three men who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.

10. Property damage, Thornlie train station

Three men used graffiti implements to damage a rail car at Thornlie train station at around 5am on April 3.

Police have released CCTV images of three men who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.

Two men were wearing dark clothing with beanies while the third man was wearing a dark coloured hooded top, blue jeans and carrying a red bag.

A stolen car remains outstanding.

11. Vehicle theft, Terrace Road in Perth

A blue Toyota Corolla sedan remains outstanding after it was stolen from Perth at around 3.10pm on August 2.

A man walked into a car park on Terrace Road where he found a discarded parking ticket and walked to a blue Toyota Corolla sedan, registration 1GHN438.

He unlocked the car by unknown means, left the car park using the parking ticket he found and drove away.

Police have released a CCTV image of a man who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.

The man is described as light skinned, medium build and very short dark hair.

He was wearing a grey striped long sleeve shirt, dark long pants and black shoes.

Police would like to speak to this dirt bike rider.

12. Traffic offence, Belmont

Belmont police have released CCTV images of an off-road dirt bike rider they say rode recklessly along Epsom Avenue, on footpaths and even through garden beds.

The image was captured about midday on May 28, during a spate of reported dirt bike activity through Belmont, Cloverdale and Redcliffe.

Police described the man they are looking for as tan skinned with a medium build.

He was wearing a black and white t-shirt, black shorts and a blue cap and riding a yellow and white dirt bike.

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