Monthly Archives: November 2014

AFP DOG RETIRES

June 28 2014 – Peter House spends time with his retired police dog Phoenix yesterday. As a former Australian Federal Police (AFP) firearm and explosive protection dog, Phoenix has rubbed paws with US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, among other … Continue reading

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POLICE INVESTIGATE WHETHER DEAD TERROR SUSPECT ACTED ALONE

September 25, 2014 – Mates of dead terror suspect Numan Haider — who were with him at Hungry Jack’s shortly before his knife attack on two officers — are being ­investigated by police. Also in Melbourne’s developing terrorist saga: It … Continue reading

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MOTORCYCLE RIDER LEFT FOR DEAD AFTER CRASH

30 July 2014 – Police are on the hunt for a driver who fled the scene of a crash in Frankston which left a rider with broken ribs and a suspected fracture of her pelvis. Witnesses say the driver of … Continue reading

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POLICE STILL HUNTING KILLER OF KYLIE MAYBURY

November 5 2014 – It is now 30 years since a perverted paedophile abducted, raped and murdered six-year-old Kylie Maybury. The low-life sicko who did it has so far not been caught. You would have to think that after three … Continue reading

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NEW REVIEW INTO BOTCHED POLICE INVESTIGATION OF MURDER-SUICIDE

– Senior police have ordered an urgent review of the investigation into a Melbourne murder-suicide after discovering local detectives conducted the probe despite officers from the same station failing to respond to a call for help on the night of … Continue reading

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ACCIDENTAL SHOOTING PLACES WOMAN IN HOSPITAL

March 29 2013 – A woman is in stable condition after an accidental shooting on the Westside Friday night. Police say the woman was shot at the intersection of West 20th and Fairfax, and she was brought to Shands Jacksonville … Continue reading

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LEIGHTON CONSTRUCTION GROUP RIDDLED WITH CORRUPTION

Thursday October 3 2013 – Corruption and cover-ups in Leighton Holdings’ international construction empire were rife and known to top company executives and directors, according to internal company files. Those in the know included the Australian construction giant’s chief executive … Continue reading

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MALE FIGHTING FOR LIFE AFTER BRAWL OUTSIDE PUB

Monday September 23 2013 – A man is fighting for his life in hospital after being punched outside a pub in Melbourne’s west. Police have been told the 34-year-old was with his girlfriend at the Sunshine venue when an unknown … Continue reading

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$100,000 REWARD ANNOUNCED BY POLICE TO SOLVE 1979 MISSING PERSONS CASE

Monday September 23 2013 – Police will today announce a $100,000 reward in a bid to solve a cold case of a teenager who vanished in Melbourne more than 30 years ago. Kim Teer was hitchhiking around Australia when she … Continue reading

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BODIES DISCOVERED

Wednesday November 19 2014 – A body was found in a laneway in south-east Melbourne on Tuesday. A passer-by discovered the dead man in a lane off Inkerman Street in St Kilda East about 6:30am. The body was located between … Continue reading

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