After huge rises in recent years, the State government is shaving just over one per cent from the average emergency services bill - around $3 less.
Demands for terrorist shoot-to-kill laws and new powers to call out the army are some of the options being considered in the wake of the coroner's inquiry into the Lindt café siege.
Two men lost their lives on their way to work this morning - the innocent victims of a high speed crash involving a stolen ute.
Stadiums around Australia are set for beefed up security following the Manchester Arena bombing, Geof Parry reports.
The home secretary has revealed it “seems likely” the man identified as the Manchester suicide bomber did not act alone, Hugh Whitfield reports.
The friends and family of a 22-year-old Adelaide woman accused of being a member of Islamic State say the claims are completely out of character, Andrea Nicolas reports.
The Lindt Café siege survivors have praised the police who risked their lives, but have taken aim at the courts, and police management and procedures.
As world grapples with the atrocity in Manchester, Sydney is learning the lessons of its own terrorist attack - the Lindt Cafe siege.
Manchester Police are still working to identify a suicide bomber who killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert, Robb Scott reports.
Screams of delight became screams of terror as thousands of children were caught in a deadly suicide blast at the end of an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.