Category Archives: Break-and-Enter and Burglary

SPIDERMAN’S WIDE WEB – Tuesday June 11 2013

– A man accused of being the notorious “Spiderman” burglar is suspected of a two-state $1.5 million crime wave in some of Australia’s poshest suburbs. Barry John Williams, who was living a quiet life in a seaside suburb on the … Continue reading

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CAUGHT ON THE HOP – Friday May 31 2013

– Three women have been arrested for stealing eight rabbits to add to their collection of more than 100 in Melbourne’s north. During the night, the trio – aged 44, 22, and 18 – robbed a Bulleen pet shop on … Continue reading

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BURGLAR MAY BE KILLER – Tuesday May 21 2013

– The frenzied stabbing murder of an elderly man at Rye may have occurred after he disturbed a burglar, police say. Barry Gray, 72, was found in his Parson Street home by a carer about 9:40am on Friday. Police said … Continue reading

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FIVE QUESTIONED AFTER 800KM RAMPAGE IN WA GOLDFIELDS – Tuesday May 7 2013

– Police are questioning five men over a series of attacks, break-ins and thefts in an 800-kilometre rampage across WA’s Goldfields in less than 24 hours. Detectives are investigating links between all the incidents, which started Sunday afternoon and continued … Continue reading

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ANTIQUE WEAPONS STOLEN – Monday May 6 2013

– Police are investigating the theft of five antique guns from an RSL club last month. Detectives who viewed CCTV footage believe three men staked out the club a week before smashing their way in and taking the guns. Senior … Continue reading

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NOW IT’S HIGGS IN THE CAN – Wednesday May 1 2013

– It was supposed to be a straightforward armed robbery when John William Samuel Higgs and his three mates bailed up a West Meadows chicken farmer called Vincent Dugan. The gang surprised the farmer outside his home around 9:50pm on … Continue reading

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THIEVES TARGET CFA – Tuesday April 23 2013

– Thieves have stolen an estimated $15,000 worth of firefighting and rescue equipment from the Country Fire Authority. Police are investigating the burglary at the Wandong CFA station. The haul included breathing apparatuses, a portable defibrillator, radios, chainsaws and torches. … Continue reading

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FARM GUNS STOLEN – Saturday April 13 2013

– A police sting has uncovered a criminal network stealing guns from farmers. The Herald Sun has been told Taskforce Griffin, set up in February, is probing a breakout in gun crime. More than 100 firearms have been stolen in … Continue reading

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BURGLARY ON HOME OF OVERSEAS STUDENTS

Thursday April 4 2013 – The Northcote home of some young overseas students has even robbed of $5000 worth of computers, cameras, cash, passports and credit cards. The thieves broke into the Latham Street house between midday and 5pm on … Continue reading

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VICTORIA’S MR TEFLON – Sunday March 31 2013

– With his acquittal Thursday from charges of lying to the Australian Crime Commission, Paul Dale has beaten everything those that say he is bent have thrown at him. Over the past 10 years he’s been sacked from the police … Continue reading

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