Incidents by suburb

Public safety incidents are organised by suburb, in alphabetical order. Use the shortcut links or scroll down.

Allambie Heights

  • Rescue. Just before 10.45am Thursday, 11 April, NSW Ambulance and firefighters from Manly Station responded to a report of an injured woman stuck in the attic of a home at Smith Avenue, Allambie Heights. A specialist paramedic provided the woman with advanced pain relief, and she was slowly assisted down a steep ladder. She was given further treatment and did not need to be taken to hospital.

Avalon Beach

  • Hazard. Just after 6.15pm Wednesday, 10 April, Fire and Rescue NSW Avalon Station responded to a report of a tree fallen at Palmgrove Road, Avalon Beach. With the assistance of local residents, firefighters were able to remove the tree from the road but called Northern Beaches Council for the tree to be cleared fully.
  • Assault. Just after 2.45pm Friday, 12 April, NSW Police were called to a vehicle collision that then involved a physical altercation in a car park at Bowling Green Lane, Avalon Beach.

 

Balgowlah

  • Traffic. Just after 1.45am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Woodland Street, Balgowlah.
  • Disorder. Just before 5.00pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Quirk Road, Balgowlah.
  • Traffic. Just before 7.45am Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Jackson Street, Balgowlah.
  • Traffic. Just after 2.30pm Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Sydney Road, Balgowlah, near Waratah Street.
  • Theft. Just before 4.45pm Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a person caught shoplifting at Condamine Street, Balgowlah.

Balgowlah Heights

  • Disorder. Just after 9.00pm Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Tabalum Road, Balgowlah Heights.

Bayview

  • Hazard. Just before 10.00am Saturday, 06 April, Fire and Rescue NSW Mona Vale Station responded to a report of a tree fallen on powerlines at Pindari Place, Bayview. Live electrical wires were brought down on vehicles. Firefighters established an exclusion zone and contacted Ausgrid to make the wires safe and conduct a repair.

Beacon Hill

  • Theft. Just before 1.45am Wednesday, 10 April, NSW Police were called to an alarm that had been triggered at Boyer Road, Beacon Hill.
  • Theft. Just before 6.30am Wednesday, 10 April, NSW Police received a report of property stolen from a vehicle parked at Talgara Place, Beacon Hill.

Belrose

 No incidents reported this week.

Bilgola Beach

 No incidents reported this week.

Bilgola Plateau

  • Hazard. Just after 9.45am Monday, 08 April, Fire and Rescue NSW Avalon Station responded to a report of powerlines hanging dangerously low at Monterey Road, Bilgola Plateau. They established an exclusion zone and waited until Ausgrid arrived to conduct a repair just after 11.00am.
  • Injury. Just before 10.45am Friday, 12 April, NSW Ambulance was called to a report of a woman who had fallen 4m down a steep driveway at Bilgola Plateau. Paramedics treated the 61-year-old woman for a deep laceration to her head, which was bleeding heavily. She was taken to Royal North Shore Hospital in a stable condition.

Brookvale

  • Disorder. Just after 9.30pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Powells Road, Brookvale.
  • Injury. Just before 3.15pm Sunday, 07 April, NSW Ambulance was called to a medical centre at Dale Street, Brookvale, following a report of a boy brought in after a fall at a nearby play centre. Paramedics treated the unconscious boy and concerned he may have suffered a traumatic brain injury, requested a critical care medical team. The CareFlight Rescue Helicopter landed at Miller Reserve, Manly Vale, and the CareFlight doctor and critical care paramedic joined the ambulance on its journey by road to Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick, with a police escort. Full story.
  • Disorder. Shortly before 4.00pm Wednesday, 10 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Pittwater Road, Brookvale.
  • Theft. Just before 7.00pm Wednesday, 10 April, NSW Police received a report of goods stolen from a store at Warringah Mall, Brookvale.
  • Theft. Just before 10.00am Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police received a report of property stolen from a vehicle parked at Old Pittwater Road, Brookvale.

Church Point

  • Assault. Just after 2.15pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a person assaulted at Pittwater Road, Church Point.
  • Vandalism. Just before 5.30pm Friday, 12 April, NSW Police received a report of property vandalised at Corniche Road, Church Point.

Clareville

 No incidents reported this week.

Clontarf

 No incidents reported this week.

Collaroy

  • Theft. Just after 1.00am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police responded to an alarm that had been triggered at Cumberland Avenue, Collaroy.
  • Theft. Just before 1.15am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police responded to an alarm that had been triggered at Bedford Crescent, Collaroy.
  • Theft. Just after 1.15am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police responded to an alarm that had been triggered at Pittwater Road, Collaroy.
  • Hazard. Just after 4.30am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of powerlines down on the road at Pittwater Road, Collaroy.
  • Hazard. Just after 4.45am Saturday, 06 April, water was reported across the roadway at Pittwater Road, Collaroy, near Ramsay Street. Southbound traffic was affected for two hours.
  • Beach. Just before 12.45pm Saturday, 06 April, Northern Beaches Council Lifeguards, NSW Police and NSW Ambulance conducted a search following a report of a group of swimmers in trouble around 200m off Long Reef Beach in rough surf. What appeared to be a group of swimmers was seen caught in a rip by a person on shore with binoculars. Lifesavers and the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter searched the area behind the break and once it was confirmed there was nobody matching the description in the water, the search was called off. At the time of the incident, Long Reef Beach was closed due to dangerous currents and polluted water after heavy rainfall overnight.
  • Theft. Just before 4.00pm Monday, 08 April, NSW Police were called to investigate a break-in at Ramsay Street, Collaroy.
  • Beach. Just after 2.00pm Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police, NSW Ambulance and Northern Beaches Council lifeguards responded to a Triple Zero (000) call reporting a person in distress around 200m off Fishermans Beach, Collaroy. Lifeguards on jet-skis checked on the welfare of a kite surfer who had been struggling to get wind in their sail, and also on a swimmer reported to be coming around the headland. Neither required assistance.
  • Theft. Just after 8.30am Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police received a report of a vehicle stolen from where it had been parked at Pittwater Road, Collaroy.
  • Theft. Just after 9.45am Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police were called to investigate a break-in at Collaroy Street, Collaroy.
  • Traffic. Just before 11.30am Friday, 12 April, NSW Police and NSW Ambulance responded to a report of a cyclist hit by a car at Pittwater Road, Collaroy, near Ocean Grove. They were told the 50-year-old male cyclist had been hit behind by a car travelling approximately 40 km/h and thrown from his bike onto the road, landing on his right side. Paramedics treated him for injuries to his right shoulder, right hand and hip, before taking him to hospital in a stable condition.
  • Disorder. Just before 7.30pm Friday, 12 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Cliff Road, Collaroy.
  • Disorder. Just after 8.00pm Friday, 12 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Suffolk Avenue, Collaroy.
  • Disorder. Just after 10.00pm Friday, 12 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Suffolk Avenue, Collaroy.

Collaroy Plateau

  • Traffic. Just after 7.00am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police and NSW Ambulance responded to a two-car collision at Fuller Street, Collaroy Plateau, near Acacia Street. Paramedics treated a woman in her 40s for an injury to her arm and took her to Northern Beaches Hospital in a stable condition. Both vehicles were towed.

Cottage Point

 No incidents reported this week.

Cromer

  • Theft. Just before 3.30am Friday, 12 April, NSW Police received a report of property stolen from a vehicle parked at Ryrie Avenue, Cromer.

Curl Curl

 No incidents reported this week.

Davidson

  • Hazard. Just before 8.30am Saturday, 06 April, Fire and Rescue NSW Manly Station responded to a report of a large tree fallen and blocking the road at Mathews Street, Davidson, near Sir Thomas Mitchell Drive. Firefighters from Forestville Station were requested to attend with a chainsaw to assist remove the tree from the road, which was reopened just before 9.00am.

Dee Why

  • Disorder. Just before 10.15pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police responded to reports of a man armed with a knife at The Strand, Dee Why. Multiple police units surrounded a man in his 30s at a bus stop, where he was arrested allegedly in possession of a large knife, which was confiscated. He was taken to Manly Police Station for questioning. He was later released without charge while inquiries into the incident continue. NSW Police are seeking public assistance in relation to this matter. If you have any information that may assist them with their inquiries, please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
  • Injury. Just after 1.30am Sunday, 07 April, NSW Ambulance responded to a report of a young man knocked unconscious after falling out of a shopping trolley at Avon Road, Dee Why. Paramedics treated the man in his 20s for a head injury and took him to Northern Beaches Hospital in a stable condition.
  • Hazard. Just after 11.00am Sunday, 07 April, Fire and Rescue NSW Forestville Station responded to a report of a tree branch on powerlines at Parkes Road, Dee Why, near South Creek Road. The branch was not on live powerlines and firefighters were able to safely remove it without needing to call Ausgrid.
  • Disorder. Just after 10.30pm Sunday, 07 April, NSW Police were called to assist a person who was intoxicated at Pittwater Road, Dee Why.
  • Assault. Just after 10.30am Monday, 08 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a person assaulted at St David Avenue, Dee Why.
  • Theft. Just before 11.30am Monday, 08 April, NSW Police received a report of goods stolen from a store at Dee Why Parade, Dee Why.
  • Theft. Just after 1.45pm Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police received a report of goods stolen from a store at Pacific Parade, Dee Why.
  • Assault. Shortly after 7.00pm Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a person assaulted at Kingsway, Dee Why.
  • Theft. Just after 2.15pm Wednesday, 10 April, NSW Police were called to investigate a break-in at Pacific Parade, Dee Why.

Duffys Forest

 No incidents reported this week.

Elanora Heights

  • Traffic. Just before 10.00pm Wednesday, 10 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Iluka Avenue, Elanora Heights.

Fairlight

  • Hazard. Shortly before 11.30am Saturday, 06 April, Fire and Rescue NSW Crows Nest Station responded to a report of powerlines down at Griffiths Street, Fairlight. They established an exclusion zone until Ausgrid could attend.
  • Traffic. Just after 11.00am Monday, 08 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Fairlight Crescent, Fairlight.

Forestville

  • Hazard. Just after midnight Saturday, 06 April, Live Traffic NSW reported a tree fallen onto Warringah Road, Forestville. Two southbound lanes of traffic were closed for around half an hour until the tree could be removed.
  • Flooding. Shortly after 2.00pm Saturday, 06 April, Fire and Rescue NSW Dee Why Station and NSW SES Warringah / Pittwater Unit responded to reports of properties with flooded basement parking at Violet Avenue, Forestville. An apartment building and child care centre had water pumped from the basement parking areas.
  • Hazard. Just after 8.45pm Tuesday, 09 April, Fire and Rescue NSW Forestville Station and NSW SES Warringah / Pittwater Unit responded to remove a large tree branch that had fallen at Warringah Road, Forestville.
  • Disorder. Just after 2.00am Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Warringah Road, Forestville.
  • Assault. Just after 11.00pm Friday, 12 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a fight occurring at Melwood Avenue, Forestville.

Frenchs Forest

  • Traffic. Just after 6.30am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Warringah Road, Frenchs Forest, near Allambie Road. No injuries were reported.
  • Vandalism. Shortly before 1.30am Sunday, 07 April, NSW Police received a report of property vandalised at Forest Way, Frenchs Forest.
  • Assault. Just before 1.30pm Sunday, 07 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a person assaulted at Aquatic Drive, Frenchs Forest.
  • Traffic. Just after 6.00pm Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Warringah Road, Frenchs Forest.
  • Traffic. Just before 8.30pm Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Forest Way, Frenchs Forest.
  • Traffic. Just before 2.30pm Wednesday, 10 April, NSW Police and NSW Ambulance responded to a report of a collision between a car and motorcycle at Pildra Place, Frenchs Forest. Paramedics assessed the elderly female driver of the car who was badly shaken, and took her to Royal North Shore Hospital for further observation. The motorbike rider was unharmed.

Freshwater

  • Disorder. Just before 10.00pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Evans Street, Freshwater.
  • Traffic. Just before 7.15pm Monday, 08 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Harbord Road, Freshwater.
  • Assault. Just after 10.30pm Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a person assaulted at Wyndora Avenue, Freshwater.
  • Theft. Just after 11.00pm Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police responded to an alarm that had been triggered at Albert Street, Freshwater.

Ingleside

  • Hazard. Just after 10.15am Saturday, 06 April, Live Traffic NSW reported water across the road affecting traffic in both directions at Mona Vale Road, Ingleside, near Kimbriki Road. The road was reported clear just after 11.00am.
  • Traffic. Just after 7.15pm Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Mona Vale Road, Ingleside.

Killarney Heights

 No incidents reported this week.

Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

 No incidents reported this week.

Manly

  • Assault. Just after 8.00pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a person assaulted at Pacific Street, Manly.
  • Theft. Just before 3.00am Sunday, 07 April, NSW Police received a report of property stolen from premises at Balgowlah Road, Manly.
  • Theft. shortly after 2.30pm Sunday, 07 April, NSW Police received a report of property stolen from a vehicle parked at Kenneth Road, Manly.
  • Theft. Just before 8.15am Monday, 08 April, NSW Police received a report of property stolen from a vehicle parked at Addison Road, Manly.
  • Disorder. Just before 5.45pm Monday, 08 April, NSW Police were called to assist a person who was intoxicated at East Esplanade, Manly.
  • Theft. Just after 2.00pm Wednesday, 10 April, NSW Police were called to a person caught shoplifting at The Corso, Manly.
  • Assault. Just before 11.15pm Wednesday, 10 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a person assaulted at Iluka Avenue, Manly.
  • Beach. Just after 7.15am Thursday, 11 April, Northern Beaches Council lifeguards and NSW Ambulance responded to a man injured in the surf at Manly Beach. Lifeguards pulled a man from the water who had run into another person in the surf. He complained of neck pain and was unable to move his left arm or leg. Intensive Care Paramedics treated the 62-year-old man with spinal precautions and he was taken to Royal North Shore Hospital in a serious condition.
  • Theft. Just after 10.30am Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police received a report of goods stolen from a store at The Corso, Manly.
  • Theft. Just after 7.30pm Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police were called to investigate a break-in at Golf Parade, Manly.
  • Disorder. Just before 8.45pm Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police were called to assist a person who was under the influence of drugs at East Esplanade, Manly.
  • Disorder. Just before 5.45pm Friday, 12 April, NSW Police were called to a report of activity involving drugs at East Esplanade, Manly.
  • Theft. Just before 11.00pm Friday, 12 April, NSW Police responded to a report of an intruder at The Corso, Manly.

Manly Vale

  • Traffic. Just before 2.30pm Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Roseberry Street, Manly Vale.

Mona Vale

  • Vandalism. Just before 12.45am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of property vandalised at Polo Avenue, Mona Vale.
  • Hazard. Just after 2.30am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of powerlines down on the road at Pittwater Road, Mona Vale.
  • Vandalism. Just after 5.00am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of property vandalised at Polo Avenue, Mona Vale.
  • Vandalism. Just before 8.15am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of property vandalised at Polo Avenue, Mona Vale.
  • Vandalism. Just after 8.45am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of property vandalised at Polo Avenue, Mona Vale.
  • Traffic. Just before 6.45pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Mona Vale Road, Mona Vale.
  • Assault. Just before 10.45pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a fight occurring at Suzanne Road, Mona Vale.
  • Vandalism. Just before 11.00pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of youths damaging property at Waratah Street, Mona Vale.
  • Disorder. Just before 2.45pm Sunday, 07 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Pittwater Road, Mona Vale.
  • Theft. Just after 2.30am Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police received a report of property stolen from a vehicle parked at Polo Avenue, Mona Vale.
  • Traffic. Just after 7.30am Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police and NSW Ambulance responded to a report of a collision between a car and cyclist at Pittwater Road, Mona Vale, near Mona Street. Paramedics treated a man in his 30s for injuries to his head and pelvis, and he was taken to Northern Beaches Hospital in a stable condition. The incident caused extensive traffic delays southbound on Pittwater Road.
collision between a car and cyclist at Pittwater Road, Mona Vale, near Mona Street
  • Traffic. Shortly before midday Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Mona Vale Road, Mona Vale.
  • Fire. Just after 2.30pm Thursday, 11 April, Fire and Rescue NSW Mona Vale and Narrabeen Stations responded to a report of a fire at commercial premises at Taronga Place, Mona Vale. Firefighters found a small fire in the roof space of a building, which they extinguished. They checked the roof thoroughly with a thermal imaging camera to ensure there were no other sources of fire.
  • Assault. Just after 9.15pm Friday, 12 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a person assaulted at Barrenjoey Road, Mona Vale.

Narrabeen

  • Hazard. Just after 1.45am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police and firefighters from Narrabeen Station responded to a tree fallen on powerlines at The Esplanade, Narrabeen, near Jamieson Park. Firefighters cleared a section of the tree from the road with a chainsaw, but called Ausgrid to make the wires safe before the remainder could be removed.
  • Flooding. Just before 6.45am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of flooding at The Esplanade, Narrabeen.
  • Assault. Just after 9.00pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a fight occurring at Lagoon Street, Narrabeen.
  • Vandalism. Just after 10.30pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of property vandalised at Pittwater Road, Narrabeen.
  • Disorder. Just before 10.45pm Friday, 12 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Pittwater Road, Narrabeen.

Narraweena

  • Vandalism. Just before 7.15pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of property vandalised at Sheppard Road, Narraweena.
  • Vandalism. Just before 4.45pm Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police received a report of property vandalised at Ronald Avenue, Narraweena.
  • Traffic. Just before 5.45pm Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Parr Parade, Narraweena.

Newport

  • Hazard. Just after 1.15pm Monday, 08 April, Fire and Rescue NSW Mona Vale Station responded to a report of low hanging powerlines at Bardo Road, Newport, near Nullaburra Road. They set up an exclusion zone until Ausgrid could arrive to conduct a repair just before 2.30pm.
  • Traffic. Just after 4.45pm Tuesday, 09 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Robertson Road, Newport.
  • Hazard. Just before 9.45am Thursday, 11 April, NSW Police were called to a report of a truck losing its load at Barrenjoey Road, Newport, near Queens Parade.
  • Birth. Just after 5.30pm Thursday, 11 April, NSW Ambulance was called to a report of a woman giving birth at Wallumatta Road, Newport. Three NSW Ambulance crews, including NSW Ambulance Inspector Christian Holmes, responded to the scene based on reports of the woman having a difficult labour. Inspector Holmes requested the CareFlight Rescue Helicopter be put on stand-by, but it was not required as the mother delivered a baby boy with the assistance of paramedics. They were both taken to Northern Beaches Hospital in a stable condition.

North Balgowlah

 No incidents reported this week.

North Curl Curl

  • Traffic. Just after 10.00am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident at Harbord Road, North Curl Curl, near Winbourne Road.

North Manly

  • Hazard. Just before 4.45pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police and firefighters from Dee Why Station were called to a report of a tree fallen on the road at Condamine Street, North Manly, near Pozieres Parade, Allambie Heights. The road was cleared after half an hour.

North Narrabeen

  • Flooding. Just before 7.00am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of flooding at Garden Street, North Narrabeen.
  • Beach. Just before 11.45am Saturday, 06 April, Surf Life Saving NSW North Narrabeen patrol provided first aid and called a NSW Ambulance for a female kayaker who was caught in a flood outflow from Narrabeen Lagoon to the ocean. The woman in her 40s was washed from her kayak by waves, and was rescued by a local man who had seen her plight, before lifesavers also came to their aid as she was assisted from the water. The woman had escaped injury but was exhausted from paddling against the current and escaping the rough swell. She was assessed by paramedics and taken to Northern Beaches Hospital for further tests and observation. Full story.

Offshore communities

  • Injury. Just after 10.00am Wednesday, 10 April, NSW Ambulance and NSW Police Marine Area Command were called to assist an elderly man who had fallen at Coasters Retreat, Pittwater. Paramedics were taken by water police boat to Coasters Retreat, where they treated the man in his 80s for a head injury. He was brought back to a waiting NSW Ambulance at Church Point, which then took him to Northern Beaches Hospital in a stable condition.

Oxford Falls

  • Traffic. Just before 2.00pm Saturday, 06 April, Live Traffic NSW reported that the Wakehurst Parkway was reopened after being closed since 4.30pm the day before (Friday, 05 April) due to flooding caused by heavy rainfall.
  • Hazard. Just after 3.15pm Saturday, 06 April, Live Traffic NSW reported that the Wakehurst Parkway had been closed to southbound traffic because of debris left on the roadway from flooding between Dreadnought Road and Oxford Falls Road. The road was reopened just after 9.00pm following removal of the debris and road repairs.

Palm Beach

  • Beach. Just before 4.15pm Thursday, 11 April, Surf Life Saving NSW Palm Beach lifeguard assisted an elderly man who had collapsed at the rock pool. Concerned at the man’s condition, the lifeguard called for a NSW Ambulance. Paramedics arrived and treated the man in his 80s, who had recently been in hospital for a medical condition. He was taken to Northern Beaches Hospital in a serious but stable condition.

Queenscliff

  • Vandalism. Just before 2.30pm Monday, 08 April, NSW Police received a report of property vandalised at Aitken Avenue, Queenscliff.

Seaforth

  • Traffic. Just after 1.30am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of a single car running off the road at Spit Road, Seaforth. No injuries were reported.
  • Theft. Shortly before 5.30pm Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police were called to investigate a break-in at Laura Street, Seaforth.
  • Traffic. Just before 2.30pm Sunday, 07 April, emergency services responded to a report of a two-car collision at Spit Road, Seaforth, at the Spit Bridge. Firefighters from Manly Station helped to move the cars, which were blocking the road, to allow traffic to move freely. They also neutralised a small fluid spill with absorbent material. Four people were assessed by NSW Ambulance paramedics but no injuries were reported.

Terrey Hills

 No incidents reported this week.

Warriewood

  • Flooding. Just after 1.00am Saturday, 06 April, NSW Police received a report of flooding at Macpherson Street, Warriewood.
  • Rescue. Just before 2.45pm Saturday, 06 April, emergency services responded to a report of a boy trapped in a sinkhole at Boondah Reserve, Boondah Road, Warriewood. Officers from Northern Beaches Police Area Command found a 13-year-old boy completely swallowed by a sinkhole that had opened up under him in a sports field. They pulled him out and he was assessed by paramedics before going home with his parents. Full story.
  • Traffic. Shortly before 10.45pm Sunday, 07 April, emergency services responded to a single vehicle rollover at Pittwater Road, Warriewood, near Warriewood Road. NSW Police found a car on its side with airbags deployed. A teenage male driver was able to exit the vehicle without apparent injury. Paramedics assessed the boy but he declined further treatment when his family arrived, and he was allowed to depart with them. Firefighters from Mona Vale Station cleared up debris from the collision and traffic flow on Pittwater Road was affected for several hours until the car could be removed. Full story.
  • Beach. Just after 2.45pm Tuesday, 09 April, Surf Life Saving NSW Warriewood lifeguard called a NSW Ambulance for an elderly man who had fallen at Warriewood Beach. Paramedics arrived and assessed the 84-year-old man, who refused to be taken to hospital.
  • Disorder. Just before 4.45pm Friday, 12 April, NSW Police received a report of a group of disorderly youths gathered near Boondah Road, Warriewood.

Whale Beach

No incidents reported this week.

Wheeler Heights

 No incidents reported this week.

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