Tag Archives: Craigieburn

RACE RANT CHARGES – Thursday April 18 2013

– A woman has been charged over a late-night tirade on a train that saw outraged passengers unite against racism. The incident, on a service to Craigieburn last Wednesday night, made national headlines after passengers showed their support for two … Continue reading

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BIKIE TOUGH GUY DOGGED BY DETERMINED GRANNY – Friday March 29 2013

– A minor dispute over a runaway dog has resulted in the arrest of the Hells Angels’ sergeant-at-arms, the alleged assault of a grandmother and a major drug bust. It was a story that should have ended happily if not … Continue reading

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RBA SCIENTIST TOOK DAMAGED NOTES, COURT TOLD – Friday February 1 2013

– When Lee-Anne Jeal opened a desk drawer at the Reserve Bank’s damaged bank notes laboratory at Craigieburn, she was shocked to find three bags of cash, a court has heard. The damaged notes should have been destroyed in the … Continue reading

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CANNABIS HOUSE BURNS – Saturday December 22 2012

– A double-storey house in Craigieburn full of cannabis plants has been destroyed by fire. Neighbours raised the alarm at about 11 am after noticing the blaze, which apparently started as the result of an electrical fault. The house was … Continue reading

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A PERFECT MURDER EXCEPT FOR ONE BIG MISCALCULATION – Saturday December 15 2012

– It would have been the perfect murder if the little man sitting on the offender’s shoulder would just shut up. The victim went missing months earlier, his body disappeared long ago and the crime scene was cleaned just like … Continue reading

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TASKFORCE SWOOPS – Saturday April 28 2012

– The arrest of four people linked to crime gangs that terrorised gaming venues is “extremely significant”, police say. Heavily armed Special Operations Group police were among officers from Taskforce Sampson who swooped early yesterday. A man and three women … Continue reading

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