Tag Archives: Ambulance Victoria

CFA CREWS FIND MAN’S BODY AFTER FIRE – Monday August 12 2013

– A man’s body has been found after a house fire in Wonthaggi. A Country Fire Authority spokesman said 35 firefighters and six fire trucks were called to a house in Gordon Street at 9:28pm on Saturday. After extinguishing the … Continue reading

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MAN DIES IN CUSTODY – Thursday May 2 2013

– The Homicide Squad is investigating the death of a man being taken by police to hospital in Melbourne’s south-east. A 37-year-old man, who police say was subject to a community treatment order, was being driven to Casey Hospital in … Continue reading

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BALLARAT WOMAN FOUND DEAD IN HOME

Sunday April 7 2013 – A Ballarat woman’s four-year-old son was at home when she was found dead after being the victim of what police described as a violent attack. Police and emergency services were called Roma property on Doveton … Continue reading

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TWO BROTHERS DEAD AT FARM – Friday March 15 2013

– Two brothers were found dead in the front garden of their remote farmhouse in Victoria’s north last night. Douglas and John Streeter, both in their 60s, are thought to have been discovered by John’s wife, who returned to their … Continue reading

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VICTIM CRITICAL – Monday March 11 2013

– Two men were arrested after the shooting of a 31-year-old man in Dandenong North on Sunday. The man remains in a life-threatening condition after being shot in the head. Police said the shooting did not appear to be related … Continue reading

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LETHAL START TO HOLIDAY ON ROAD – Monday December 24 2012

– It has been a tragic start to Christmas: three people died on the state’s roads, and two more lives were lost in separate accidents. One, a skydiver, 35, crashed to earth in a paddock off Bridgewater-Maldon Road at Bridgewater. … Continue reading

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CAR DEATH MYSTERY – Thursday December 13 2012

– Parents have again been warned of the dangers of leaving children in cars in the heat after Tuesday’s tragic death of an infant in Bendigo. Police were continuing to investigate how the child, believed to be a girl, was … Continue reading

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MENTALLY ILL DRAIN POLICE RESOURCES – Friday November 16 2012

– Almost half of all critical incident call-outs for Victoria Police involve a mentally ill person, with disturbed people frequently taken to hospital by police vans. An Office of Police Integrity report tabled in State Parliament reveals that police are … Continue reading

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POLICE TIME WASTED – Friday November 16 2012

– The police watchdog yesterday recommended sweeping changes so officers spent less time dealing with the mentally ill. In a report tabled in State Parliament, the Office of Police Integrity revealed police arrested suspected mentally ill people at the rate … Continue reading

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LEFT FOR DEAD IN MALL – Monday September 17 2012

– A man was left to die in a pool of his own blood after a brutal attack yesterday morning. A passer-by found the Rosebud man, 28, sprawled on the ground in a shopping mall in Mornington just after 4am. … Continue reading

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