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New year, new scam

THE Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is warning taxpayers to be alert for scammers impersonating the ATO, as scammers change tactics in 2019.Assistant Commissioner Karen Foat said scammers...

Siege in Wallan

by Jackson Russell and Evelyn LeckieA 22-YEAR-old man was arrested by police in Wallan at 6.50pm on Thursday, January 10 after a siege that lasted almost seven hours.

Bad Santa

A WOODEND man has been arrested after allegedly becoming stuck in the chimney of a Lancefield pharmacy on Monday night.The police were initially called to the store about 10:30pm after the alarm was set...

Sign of the times: Police called in to find missing sign

A BATTLE of the signs has erupted in the race for the Victorian seat of Yan Yean as police continue to investigate alleged election materiel tampering. A Victoria Police spokesperson confirmed to Whittlesea Review on...

Missing election signs prompts police investigation

VICTORIA Police have confirmed officers are into the whereabouts of missing political signage. The sign was allegedly taken from Yarrambat, according to a Victoria Police spokesperson. “Greensborough Police have received a report in relation to...

Crime rise concerns

by Jackson Russell A ROMSEY business owner is growing frustrated after a spate of break-ins in the area. Thieves made off with chainsaws, nail guns and other tools during two break-ins four weeks apart. Romsey Hardware owner...

BREAKING: Car stolen containing baby

UPDATE: Police have released images of the man police believe can assist with their enquiries.POLICE are currently searching for an offender who stole a car containing an eight-week-old baby this morning (August 31).Investigators have...

Teens ‘mugged’ before basketball

WHITTLESEA City Basketball Association has urged its members to be careful after two teenagers were 'mugged' on their way to the basketball stadium. The organisation revealed the police were formally dealing with the matter. In a...

Man allegedly travels 155km/h with child in the car

The State Highway Patrol is still patrolling on the region's roads and have been able to take one more dangerous driver off the road.The crew nabbed a 27-year-old after he was allegedly caught travelling...

Man charged following Lancefield truck theft

A 24-year-old Greenvale man has been charged following the theft of a truck and trailer from outside Lancefield Bakery Tuesday morning (July 17). Hume Crime Investigation detectives charged the man with theft of a motor...