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Kilmore family calls for witnesses of hit-and-run that killed their dog

By Tricia Mifsud THE family of a dog who died after it was hit by a car near Kilmore Primary School on October 11 is calling for witnesses to come forward in the hope to...

Zooper Dooper DNA: Broadford burglar convicted after icy-pole wrappers found at crime scene

A Shepparton man who stole a gun, motorbike and heirloom jewellery from a Broadford home, was caught after he left DNA on two Zooper Dooper icy-pole packets he had eaten and left at the...

Five arrested after early morning northern suburbs high-speed pursuit

Police arrested five people following alleged high-risk driving through Melbourne’s north-western suburbs in the early hours of Thursday morning. Police initially observed a white Toyota sedan driving erratically and at high speed with a faulty...

Three men with connections to Seymour, Broadford and Wallan wanted for alleged carjacking

Three men known to frequent the Mitchell Shire are wanted by police in relation to an assault and theft involved in an alleged carjacking in the Melbourne CBD. Officers from Melbourne Embona Taskforce have issued...

Police offer $1 million reward in Wallan East cold case murder

VICTORIA Police has announced a $1 million reward for information leading to a breakthrough in the 43-year-old murder of Denise McGregor, whose body was found in Wallan East. Denise, who was 13 at the time,...

Tramway Heritage Centre burgled, estimated value more than $100,000

The Tramway Heritage Centre at Bylands was burgled on Saturday, with offenders stealing about 500 metres of copper wire from one of the tram lines. Police believe two unknown offenders attended the museum, in Union...

Wallan property raided in investigation of alleged corrupt betting linked to racing industry

VICTORIA Police detectives raided a Wallan property on Wednesday as part of an investigation into alleged illegal activity in the racing industry. Members of the Sporting Integrity Intelligence United arrested two people, a 38-year-old Keilor...

Hells Angels: Seymour, Mickleham men served firearms orders

A 53-YEAR-OLD Seymour man and a 22-year-old Mickleham man are among five people served with firearm prohibition orders, FPOs, by Victoria Police this week in connection with the Hells Angels Outlaw Motorcycle Gang. The Seymour...

Police seize increasing number of imitation and toy firearms; pushes amnesty program

By Colin MacGillivray VICTORIA Police are concerned at the proliferation of gel blasters in the Mitchell Shire community, reportedly seizing the mock weapons on a weekly basis. Gel blasters are toy guns that shoot water-filled gel...

Police officer who stomped on man’s head in Epping last year found to have...

A Victoria Police officer who was filmed stomping on a man’s head in Epping last year, leaving him with severe injuries, has been found to have used ‘lawful’ force by the state’s anti-corruption watchdog. The...