Tag Archives: CIRT

SIEGE AFTER GUNFIRE – Tuesday July 30 2013

– Heavily armed police surrounded a Norlane home for three hours after an elderly man allegedly fired his gun following a neighbourhood dispute. Hundreds of onlookers gathered as police from the Critical Incident Response Team and Special Operations Group descended … Continue reading

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GUNMAN IN THE STREET – Tuesday May 14 2013

– Trendy Port Melbourne went into lockdown as a man fired shots in the air while holding police at bay in a tense standoff. Residents were ordered off the street as police in bullet-proof vests and carrying machine guns surrounded … Continue reading

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POLICE SHOOT AS MAN CHARGES WITH THREE KNIVES – Saturday November 17 2012

– Police shot at a man up to eight times after he confronted them with three knives as officers investigated reports of a young woman being injured. Three officers first attended the house in Elizabeth Street, St Albans, yesterday morning … Continue reading

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