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Murder trial begins

By Jessica Howard The trial for a man accused of murdering missing 46-year-old Keith Foggin is expected to span over three-weeks. Christopher John Trotter appeared in...

Avenue fatality

By Jessica Howard A Bacchus Marsh man has fronted court following a fatal crash in the Bacchus Marsh Avenue of Honour. Paul Smith appeared in the...

Man steals alcohol

At approximately 7.40pm on 26/05/2017 the pictured male entered the Darley IGA liquor store & stole a bottle of alcohol. When confronted by staff,...

Imposter escapes maximum penalty

By Jessica Howard A police enthusiast found in possession of a fabricated Victoria Police identification badge has avoided jail time.  Christopher Jordan created the badge...
The vehicle which ran off Bacchus Marsh Road into a tree, killing 22-year-old Hayden Kloppers Photo – ABC News

Guilty plea over Bacchus Marsh Avenue of Honour death

By Jessica Howard A Kurunjang man has pleaded guilty to culpable driving causing death after crashing into a tree at the Bacchus Marsh Avenue...
Bacchus Marsh Police Constable, Cameron Granland with the new Moorabool Eyewatch Facebook page, which was launched on March 5. Photo – Jessica Howard

Police launch Eyewatch

By Jessica Howard A new Facebook page has been created to help connect local police with the community. Eyewatch provides updates from the Moorabool policing...
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WOOL THEFT ARREST

Police have arrested a man following an investigation into a series of alleged wool thefts in Melbourne earlier this year. A 47-year-old man from Bacchus...

P-plater caught driving V8 and trafficking drugs

By Caitlin Bewley (1st Yr Swinburne Uni) “All actions have consequences”, a young Bacchus Marsh man was told by the magistrate in the Bacchus Marsh court,...

MORE PETROL THEFTS

Can you identify these men? At approximately 6.36pm on 04/06/2017 a male driving a silver Toyota Camry bearing stolen plates WQC816 was involved...
Bacchus Marsh Magistrates' Court Photo - Magistrates' Court of Victoria

Court safer to attend

By Jessica Howard Security at Bacchus Marsh Magistrate’s Court has been tightened, with handheld scanning wands, roving patrols and escort services for vulnerable people.  The security...