Tag Archives: Alfred Hospital

ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST

December 13, 2003 – The kilometre-square block in the middle of South Yarra is one of the busiest in Melbourne. Traffic regularly slows to a crawl. No one would have noticed the late-model sedan that cruised the choked streets for … Continue reading

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MALE ARRESTED AFTER STABBING POLICE OFFICER

Saturday August 24 2013 – The man accused of stabbing a high-ranking policeman near Geelong has a history of psychosis and should be psychiatrically assessed as soon as possible, a court has heard. Damien Power appeared at Melbourne Magistrates Court … Continue reading

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MAN DIES IN CRASH – Sunday July 28 2013

– A man died and another was left nursing serious injuries after a two-car collision in Gippsland on Friday night. Detectives from the Major Collision Investigation Unit believe a 70-year-old man died instantly when a Ford Focus hatch travelling east … Continue reading

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HUNT FOR HIT-RUN DRIVERS – July 1 2013

– Two dramatic hit-run incidents in Melbourne’s southern suburbs yesterday have sparked a police hunt for the rogue drivers. A man was carried 100 metres clinging to the bonnet of a vehicle in Carnegie yesterday morning as it reached speeds … Continue reading

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OFFICER ‘MISLED POLICE’ OVER DEATH – Friday June 28 2013

– A coroner has raised serious questions about the conduct of a senior Warrnambool police officer over the death of a man punched outside a pub by one of the officer’s friends. Coroner Jane Hendtlass said Acting Sergeant Chris Moloney … Continue reading

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POLICE HUNT THUGS – Tuesday January 1 2013

– Popular David Cassai loved a night out with friends and should have been toasting in the new year in style this morning. Instead, by late yesterday, he was dead and police were hunting the gang of thugs who killed … Continue reading

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PASSENGER KILLED AS CAR PLOUGHS INTO TREE – Sunday December 30 2012

– Police say speed and alcohol may have contributed to a horror crash that left a man dead in Hoddle Street yesterday. Two men were in a Mitsubishi Magna that clipped the  rear of a four-wheel-drive at traffic lights near … Continue reading

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CAR CRASH TRAGEDY

– The family of a woman who sped towards oncoming freeway traffic before a horrendous crash have told of their grief at the tragedy. They said Sarah Houlihan  – one of five people to die in Saturday morning’s smash – … Continue reading

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RIDER FIGHTS FOR LIFE AFTER HIT AND RUN – Sunday December 2 2012

– Police have urged the driver of a car involved in a hit-run collision that has left a motorcyclist fighting for life to contact them. The 33-year-old rider, from Springvale, was in a critical but stable condition yesterday after hours … Continue reading

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CARRUM MURDER PROBE – Saturday December 1 2012

– A murder investigation has been launched into an attack on a man in Carrum Downs. The 31-year-old local man was taken to the Alfred Hospital with head injuries after being assaulted in Cadles Road on Thursday night, but died … Continue reading

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