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Kilmore group left empty-handed

A VOLUNTEER group has been left disappointed after its hard work maintaining the Kilmore East Reserve was disregarded by thieves who stole all seating and a beloved statue from the park. Kilmore resident Mandy McCracken...

Fatal crash at Beveridge

A woman has been killed and a man seriously injured after a vehicle rollover in Beveridge on Saturday night. The car was travelling along Merriang Road when it left the road and overturned near Elizabeth...

Broadford home burgled

POLICE are investigating a burglary at a Broadford home which they believe may be related to a break-in at Broadford Secondary College. On October 16, between 10am and 8.30pm, offenders broke into the home and...

Appeal for trailer theft winesses

By Colin MacGillivray STRATHEWEN Primary School students and staff have been left heartbroken after a trailer containing 20 bicycles was stolen from the school last week. Thieves gained access to the school grounds after cutting a...

Stock theft hard to solve

By Jackson Russell Stock theft is an ongoing problem for police in rural and semi-rural areas, with more than $200,000 worth of stock stolen from Mitchell Shire properties across eight incidents since January 2019. The biggest...

Police appeal for information on Beveridge thefts

Mitchell Crime Investigation Unit detectives are appealing to the public to help identify a man after a string of late-night thefts, including that of a car, in Beveridge two weeks ago. Investigators have been told...

Assault at Hudson Park

KILMORE police are appealing for witnesses after an assault on a male youth on September 9 at Hudson Park, Kilmore. At about 5pm, police allege the youth was riding his bike southbound at the Kilmore...

Vehicle rebirthing leads to arrests

MACEDON Ranges Shire and City of Whittlesea residents are among a group arrested in connection with a vehicle rebirthing operation linked to an organised crime syndicate. Detectives from the Vehicle Crime Squad arrested 18 people...

Reassurance from police after stalking incident

By Steph McNicol A STALKING incident in Romsey has prompted Macedon Crime investigation Unit Detective Sergeant Ivan Bobetic to remind people the shire is ‘still a beautiful, safe place to live’. The message from police comes...

Charges laid over Whittlesea kidnapping

A DOREEN woman and two men from Warburton and Lilydale will face court in December charged with kidnapping a Whittlesea woman in July. The trio allegedly kidnapped the woman from a Whittlesea property at about...