Another man has died while in police custody.
Another man has died while in police custody.

Handcuffed man dies after arrest

A MAN has died after being handcuffed and put on a stretcher by police following concerns about his behaviour at a Sydney hospital.

Officers were called to Prince of Wales at Randwick about 6.30pm on Monday and found security and paramedics restraining a 33-year-old man while medical staff tried to treat him.

"After the man was handcuffed and placed on a stretcher, he lost consciousness and was unable to be revived," police said in a statement on Tuesday.

A critical incident investigation has been launched.


Should Ballina council dump its ocean pool plans?

premium_icon Should Ballina council dump its ocean pool plans?

The matter will be broached at Ballina’s council meeting tomorrow

Rejected house plans could cost council $100K in legal fees

premium_icon Rejected house plans could cost council $100K in legal fees

A COSTLY court challenge comes after councillors knocked back a DA for a two-storey...

Pacific Highway on-ramp stalemate frustrates residents

premium_icon Pacific Highway on-ramp stalemate frustrates residents

Frustration builds over on-ramp to the Pacific Motorway