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MOORABOOL EYEWATCH

On Thursday 2 April, Moorabool Eyewatch asked for community assistance via their facebook page, to identify a male and female regarding a theft and...

Undiagnosed mental health issue causes burnout

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) “Get out of bed, find a job and pull your weight,” were the words Magistrate Gregory Robinson said to...

Trying to kick goals with football in pants

By Caitlin Bewley (Work Exp – Swinburne Uni) The Bacchus Marsh Magistrates Court was silent as multiple charges against a young Bacchus Marsh man were read...

Highway Patrol to police from inside vehicle

Victoria Police will be able to keep a closer watch on dangerous drivers, with new road safety technology rolling out across Victoria Police’s highway...
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Tell him he’s dreaming

By Oliver Powell It was no souvenir that went ‘straight to the pool room’ for Christopher Castle, who chose to represent himself in the Bacchus...
The Bacchus Marsh Lions Club's Cash a Can trailer, which was stolen over the second weekend of December Photo - Bacchus Marsh Lions Club

Thieves target charity

The Bacchus Marsh Lions Club is reeling after thieves stole their Cash a Can trailer over the weekend. Heartless thieves broke into the Moorabool...
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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...

Underage non-essential traveller caught

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) Travelling along the back roads on a quad bike was a young man’s attempt to avoid police detection however,...

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...

Abuse fuelled by alcohol

By Caitlin Bewley (1st Year Swinburne Uni) A “terrible case of domestic violence” saw a father staring down the barrel of a potential jail sentence. Ashley Booker,...