Tag Archives: Bacchus Marsh

Police Charge Man Linked To Reclaim Australia During Counter-terror Raid

August 7th, 2016 Victoria’s Joint Counter-Terrorism Team has laid charges after raids on three properties linked to a man affiliated with anti-immigration group Reclaim Australia. Phillip Galea, 31, was arrested at a property in Ballarat Road, Braybrook, on Saturday afternoon. He was charged … Continue reading

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Man Arrested In Counter-terrorism Raids Across Melbourne And In Tatura

August 6th, 2016 (ABC – Patrick Rocca) A man has been arrested by counter-terrorism police in Melbourne over a “specific” threat to a target in Victoria, police say. Victoria’s Joint Counter-Terrorism Team, comprising officers from the Australian Federal Police and … Continue reading

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HOMICIDE DETECTIVES CALLED IN – Sunday June 9 2013

– The death of a man whose bits was found outside a home west of Melbourne is the subject of a Homicide Squad investigation. The 35-year-old, from nearby Bacchus Marsh, was found outside a home at Jonathan Drive, Darley, at … Continue reading

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CAREER KILLER – Thursday March 28 2013

– Convicted killer Steven James Hunter’s parole had expired just nine days before he murdered beautiful young Sarah Cafferkey. In the days after her stabbing death last November, Hunter, 47 – who first murdered a co-worker in 1986 – attracted … Continue reading

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MURDER AND MAYHEM IN 2012 – Monday December 31 2012

– Looking back at just some of the crimes that shocked Melbourne in 2012. Eastern Suburbs Sex Attacker: Police fear one man is responsible for a wave of sexual assaults in the eastern suburbs. They warn that if the fiend … Continue reading

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SCORES NETTED IN ROAD BLITZ – Monday December 17 2012

– A weekend police operation in St Kilda stopped more than 1000 drivers as part of an ongoing Christmas traffic crackdown. Port Phillip Highway Patrol targeted Greeves Street and Grey Street in St Kilda on Friday and Saturday nights, with … Continue reading

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POLICE RELEASE PAIR – Friday November 23 2012

– Two men arrested yesterday over the murder of Sarah Cafferkey were released from custody last night. A 32-year-old from Tarneit and a 34-year-old from Point Cook, who were arrested at a Tarneit home about noon, were released last night … Continue reading

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VIGIL FOR VICTIM – Thursday November 22 2012

– Community members will hold a candle-light vigil to remember murdered woman Sarah Cafferkey tonight. Point Cook residents, shocked by the discovery of Ms Cafferkey’s body in a house  in the suburb, will attend the vigil at a local park … Continue reading

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ACCUSED ADMITS TO MURDER OF SARAH CAFFERKEY, POLICE TELL COURT – Wednesday November 21 2012

– Sarah Cafferkey sat in a sunny beer garden on the day she disappeared, casually chatting to her older, muscular companion and sipping a drink. The publican had seen her in Bacchus Marsh’s Young and Main Hotel regularly, but was … Continue reading

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MURDER CHARGE FOLLOWS ARREST – Wednesday November 21 2012

– Murder suspect Steven James Hunter was charged last night with killing Sarah Cafferkey after his arrest in Melbourne’s inner east ended a national hunt. Homicide Squad investigators made the breakthrough about noon yesterday, tracking him to a flat in … Continue reading

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