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Police operation targets trucks on Kilmore, Wallan residential streets

Complaints about small trucks on residential streets and concerns about truck driver behaviour sparked a police operation in Kilmore, Wallan and Beveridge last week. Wallan and Kilmore police led the three-day traffic operation targeting tippers,...

Two men charged after large drug bust near Tallarook

Two New South Wales men will face court today after allegedly being found with a large quantity of drugs near Tallarook this morning. Investigators from the Drug Taskforce charged the two men following the discovery...

Lancefield and Romsey denounce family violence with photo exhibition hosted in both towns

By Colin MacGillivray THE Lancefield and Romsey communities have banded together to denounce family violence with a photographic exhibition to be hosted concurrently in both towns throughout May and June. The Lancefield Romsey Stand Together exhibition...

Kilmore candlelight vigil for Domestic Violence Remembrance Day

By Tricia Mifsud THE bluestone building at Kilmore District Health was lit in the colour purple and a candlelight vigil in the rose garden at the hospital on Wednesday night honoured lives lost to family...

Riddells Creek’s John Herron pleads for more victim support

By Aleksandra Bliszczyk RIDDELLS Creek resident and Gisborne lawyer John Herron is campaigning for an overhaul of the system that provides support to victims of crime and their families in Victoria. After Mr Herron’s 25-year-old daughter...

Macedon cafe burgled

MACEDON Ranges Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating the theft of tools from a cafe in Mount Macedon last month. Police allege the offenders arrived at the Cameron Drive address just after 4am on Wednesday,...

Police arrest driver after hit-and-run

GREENSBOROUGH Highway Patrol officers have arrested and interviewed a woman after a school crossing guard was struck by a car last week. At about 9am last Monday morning, the crossing guard, a 58-year-old South Morang...

South Morang school crossing supervisor hit by car in Epping

GREENSBOROUGH Highway Patrol officers have appealed for a hit-and-run driver who struck a school crossing guard in Epping on Monday to come forward. At about 9am on Monday morning the crossing guard, a 58-year-old South...

Final clock-off after a memorable Victoria Police career

By Steph McNicol NOT many people will be awarded a George Cross Medal by the Queen of England in their lifetimes, but this was only one of many highlights of Michael Pratt’s Victoria Police career...

Seymour constable receives Rotary award

SEYMOUR Senior Constable Jason Crossing was recognised for his service with the 2019-20 Rotary Peter Toomey Memorial Community Police Officer of the Year and Rotary Clubs of Victoria District Police Officer of the Year...