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Well,i dont have a sense of humour,im a miserable old sod who prefers my own company and i just wanted to make everyone else miserable too,i saw these news stories on the NSW Police website.
First one has im sure a lot more to it.
from www.police.nsw.gov.au
A TAXI driver has been charged with dangerous driving and other offences after a hit-and-run in Sydney's northwest overnight.

A 19-year-old Auburn man was rushed to Royal North Shore Hospital in a critical condition after being struck by the taxi at West Ryde shortly after 3.15am (AEDT).

He and two other friends had just left the taxi, which they had hailed at Gladesville, when the accident occurred.

The driver allegedly sped off after hitting the man and did not offer assistance.

Police arrested the 46-year-old driver at Seven Hills just before 7am, after interviewing the injured man's companions.

His taxi was seized by police.

The man has been charged with dangerous driving occasioning grievous bodily harm, failing to stop after an accident, negligent driving and not giving particulars to an injured person.

He will appear in Blacktown Local Court on January 15.

And the second one,is a alleged robbery and assault,now,im thinking,wont these 2 alleged attackers be on the cab camera?
from www.news.com.au

A TAXI driver has been left with deep cuts to his hand and head after being attacked with a knife during a robbery in inner-Sydney.

The 49-year-old driver picked up two men just after 3am (AEDT) yesterday in Surry Hills. The men asked to be taken to Bondi and then into the city.

On the way into the city the men told the driver to pull over in Stewart Street, Paddington, where they threatened him with a knife and demanded money.

They got away with money and some of the driver's personal belongings after a struggle, leaving him with a deep cut to his hand and his ear.

The driver raised the alarm at a nearby house and police and ambulance officers attended the scene.

The driver, from Concord, was taken to Sydney Hospital for treatment.

The men were last seen running along Moore Park Road.

They are described as being in their early twenties and around 175 to 180cm tall. They are both of Middle Eastern or Mediterranean appearance.

Anyone who was in the area of Stewart St and witnessed the robbery is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

I like Barry Beelzebub, from the UK.

He doesn't post every day, but when he does, his "social commentary" stuff is hilarious.

Thanks, bad boy, both these incidents were in my area of operation at that time. See above post.

A beauty, PQ, reminds me of the mad Irishman, Twenty Major. Also how about some classic Iowahawk, reporting on a sub-prime bogan story.

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