Tag Archives: drug use

FOOTY PLAYER WARNED ON BAIL – Friday May 31 2013

– Former AFL player Billy Nicholls allegedly kept a diary detailing his descent into a life of crime and drug use, a court heard yesterday. Nicholls was allowed bail by the Supreme Court after being arrested in April and charged … Continue reading

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SAY NO TO AGGRO BEGGING – Saturday April 20 2013

– Police want the public to report aggressive beggars as the first arrested under a new anti-begging strategy faced court. Inspector Lisa Winchester, commander of the Melbourne East and St Kilda Road area, said that with the help of Salvation … Continue reading

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FATAL SHOOTING OF WOMAN NOT THE RESULT OF DRUG ARGUMENT, POLICE SAY – Monday April 8 2013

– Homicide detectives have ruled out a dispute over drugs before a 21-year-old woman was shot at St Albans. Up to five people were inside the Currunghi Court house where the Keilor Downs woman was fatally wounded about 5am on … Continue reading

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TOMAHAWK STANDOFF – Wednesday March 27 2013

– A woman was found dead after police were called to a neighbourhood dispute involving a man allegedly wielding a tomahawk yesterday morning. Police said three neighbours suffered minor injuries from the confrontation in Felstead Avenue, Sunshine West, before the … Continue reading

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14 YEARS’ JAIL FOR HEPATITIS C DOCTOR – Friday March 8 2013

– A drug-addicted anaesthetist who infected 55 women with hepatitis C has been jailed for at least 10 years. Supreme Court Justice Terry Forrest said he considered James Peters’ criminally culpable conduct truly reprehensible. Justice Forrest said Peters had breached … Continue reading

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