July 15: The New South Wales Police riot squad was called in to break up an out-of-control party in Sydney’s north last night.
Officers say they arrived at the 19th birthday at the Berowra community centre to find a crowd of about 200 revellers.
One partygoer threatened police before leading them on a foot chase.
A 17-year-old boy was arrested and issued with a criminal infringement notice for failing to comply with police orders.
The venue was severely damaged.