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CCTV picks up alleged criminals

WALLAN Police are calling for the public to identify two young men captured on Wellington Square Shopping Centre’s CCTV system on Sunday morning.First Constable Steven Paterson, of...

Safety concerns at Wallan park

WALLAN police are on alert after antisocial behaviour has been observed around the adventure playground at Hadfield Park over the school holidays. Senior Sergeant Conlin said police were aware of some youths...

Waste dumped in Beveridge

A large amount of industrial waste dumped on a roadside south of Beveridge could cost ratepayers more than $30,000 to clean up. Mitchell Shire Council is treating the material dumped in Donovans...

Gun-wielding offender attempts car-jacking

By Evelyn LeckieA YOUNG mother was followed to her Wallan home by a gun-weidling offender over the weekend, where the man allegedly attempted to take her car, with her niece in the...

Rubbish dumpers will be fined

CITY of Whittlesea council will fine people dumping their rubbish and unwanted goods in neighbourhood streets.Mayor Lawrie Cox said residents were tired of their neighbours leaving their mess for others to clean...

Roundtable develops family violence plan

Mitchell Shire Council joined with community leaders, practitioners and community organisations to develop an action plan at a special Family Violence Roundtable in Beveridge on Wednesday.Mitchell Shire Council led the roundtable with...

Positive partnership prevention

IN what would seem like an unlikely trio, Whittlesea police, high school students and Melbourne Playback Theatre Group have collaborated to build positive relationships between police and young people.

Illegal tobacco

A joint operation involving Victoria Police and Australian Border Force discovered illegal tobacco, following search warrants at shops in Kilmore, Seymour and Benalla early Friday morning.The shops were in Sydney and Maher...

Drugs seized in Seymour

Two drug busts in Seymour within a week have resulted in police seizing quantities of methamphetamine and other drugs.Detective Acting Sergeant Luke Bryan said the two warrants were unrelated.He said the raids...

Speed concerns in Broadford streets

By Jackson Russell Concerns about speeding on a particular Broadford street have increased after a car crashed into a tree in a resident’s front yard earlier this month.Reservoir Road in Broadford is...