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By Steven Barnes and Jessica Howard A 24-year-old woman found in possession of stolen goods, methamphetamine and cartridge ammunition has been condemned by a Bacchus...

Murder case coming to an end

By Jessica Howard   UPDATE The owners of the Springbank house that Mr Handford had lived in for close to two decades have struggled daily with 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,...

Bacchus Marsh teacher accused of sexual assault in court

A Bacchus Marsh College teacher accused of sexually assaulting two students has appeared in Ballarat Magistrate’s Court, supported by family and staff members of...

Alcohol thieves strike

Who are these thieves? Bacchus Marsh police are investigating a theft at a local business in Main Street Bacchus Marsh. An unidentified male and female...

Police chase through Main Street after man flees arrest

By Jessica Howard An erratic driver has been arrested after a dramatic police chase in Bacchus Marsh this morning. Police allegedly began pursuing the Holden...
Joshua Fuller

WANTED – warrant issued

By Jessica Howard A 19-year-old who spent time in a Youth Justice Centre earlier this year has failed to appear in court. Joshua Fuller was summoned to...

No license, theft and unregistered vehicle

By Jessica Howard A female fuel thief who stole from a Ballan service station was disqualified from driving at the time, a court has heard. Julie...
Operation gun safe – Constable Andy Goel and James Peterson from Bacchus Marsh police with confiscated weapons. Photo – Helen Tatchell

Firearms must be safe

By Jessica Howard Local police are urging gun owners to be vigilant in keeping track of and storing their weapons. Ballan Officer in Charge, Sergeant Michael...
Missing man Keith Foggin Source - VicPol

More evidence in murder trial of missing man

By Jessica Howard Keith Foggin made a six-second call to Bacchus Marsh police on the day of his disappearance, a jury has heard. Crown Prosecutor, Daryl...