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Two people arrested in illegal tobacco raids

Police arrested two people and seized kilograms of loose tobacco and more than $30,000 worth of cigarettes and cash, following raids in Kilmore and Broadford last week. The raids at Kilmore Gifts , Cigarettes and...

Broadford hit by crime-spree

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after Broadford Primary School was targeted by vandals and the Commercial Hotel was broken into, all in one weekend. Between 5pm on Friday June 12 and Monday June 15, the...

Two assaulted in Seymour break-in

The Mitchell Crime Investigation Unit is appealing to anyone with information regarding an aggravated burglary in Seymour last week. Two men were assaulted at a Smith Street, Seymour property about 6am on Thursday after two...

Hoons targeted by police

By Steph McNicol KILMORE police have launched a two-month operation to target hoon driving and motor vehicle theft in Kilmore, Broadford and Wandong. Operation Hoon will see an increase in police focus on speed-related offences as...

Unregistered ute impounded

A 38-year-old Wallan man had his car impounded after he was intercepted by police officers last Friday. Senior Constable Amy Voisey, of Divisional Tasking Unit, said police intercepted the black Holden Commodore ute in Queen...

Transit police on Shepparton and Seymour trains

Members of Victoria Police's Transit Safety Division will be highly visable on Shepparton and Seymour V/Line trains this week as they target criminal and anti-social behaviour with Operation Safe Commute. Transit officers, local uniform and...

Drug crackdown

By Jackson Russell -  Mitchell police officers have charged 13 offenders with drug offences as well as seizing stolen firearms in a crime blitz. Of the 13 people across the Mitchell police service area, offences included...

Police patrol Easter traffic

By Jackson Russell Despite a quieter Easter long weekend this year, police were still out patrolling roads as part of Operation Nexus. Operation Nexus is Victoria Police’s annual road policing focus that aims to prevent death...

Police conducting spot checks

By Jackson Russell A select group of police officers in the Mitchell Shire are focusing on spot checks on people who should be in isolation as part of Operation Sentinel. Six officers who are usually part...

Vandalism in the valley

By Jackson Russell Hidden Valley Golf and Country Club was struck as part of a spate of vandalism on golf courses last weekend. On the same weekend Kilmore Golf Club suffered vehicle damage to its fourth...