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Incorrect teaching of road-rules

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) A man’s confusion of road rules saw him appear in the Bacchus Marsh Magistrate’s court on Friday 5 July...

Accused pens a threat

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) “You’ve got a familiar face; you’re a bit of a trouble maker,” Magistrate Gregory Robinson told a man who...

Defence requests more time

By Meg Kennedy A Darley man who allegedly imprisoned, assaulted and repeatedly raped a woman he met online reappeared before the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court in...

Repeat offender given one more chance

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) Continuous unlicensed driving charges is why a man appeared before Magistrate Gregory Robinson in the Bacchus Marsh Magistrate’s court...

Failure to notice 50km/h over limit

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) A driver, oblivious to his speed, was slapped with jail time when he told Magistrate Gregory Robinson “I wasn’t...

Jail for unlawful actions

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) Multiple offences which were described by Magistrate Ron Saines as “serious examples of dishonesty”, saw a new father face...

Third time…..unlucky

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) Illicit drug use and then jumping behind the car wheel was not the smartest thing to do and turned...

Feisty court appearance

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) An agitated and angry 53-year-old man attended the Bacchus Marsh Magistrate’s court in a dishevelled state to contest multiple...

Accused admits to not making smart decisions

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) “Kidnapped and bashed” was a man’s ultimate reasoning when caught by police driving intoxicated on a busy Bacchus Marsh...

WANTED – police need public assistance

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate 34-year-old Danielle Parkinson. A warrant has been issued for Parkinson’s arrest for Multiple driving matters...