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Successful appeal for killers sentence

By Jessica Howard The reduced jail sentence handed to the convicted killer of Springbank war veteran Ken Handford will be appealed in Victoria's Supreme Court...

Would you like fines with that?

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) Cancelling of all licences due to drug driving didn’t deter a man from attending multiple fast food restaurant drive...

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...

Search warrant finds pistol and ammunition

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) A failed attempt to get rid of an illegal item saw a man face charges before Magistrate Gregory Robinson...

Magistrate describes family violence as ‘grubby little thing behind closed doors’

By Caitlin Bewley (1st Yr Swinburne Uni) A 22-year relationship has come crashing down after serious acts of family violence, fuelled by alcohol. Mark Gillespie,...

Drink knocks driver off the road

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) A security guard will serve a lengthy period off the road after facing charges of driving whilst disqualified, unlicensed...

Joyrider hits street sign

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) A period of disqualification didn’t stop a man from taking his unregistered dirt bike for a joyride along a...

Search for driver travelling wrong direction on freeway

Police are searching for the driver of a four-wheel drive that caused a serious crash after it drove into oncoming traffic at Pentland Hills...

Court in action

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...

One bad apple spoils the bunch

By Jessica Howard An opportunistic roadside vendor has been fined for the second time in two years for using public land to illegally sell fruit...