Tag Archives: Maribyrnong

BIKIE IN ICE RING – Wednesday May 22 2013

– Convicted Vietnamese drug smugglers and a New Zealand bikie are operating a drug ring inside the Immigration Detention Centre at Maribyrnong, staff say. Employees have alleged ice and marijuana use is rife among detainees, increasing the risk of violence. … Continue reading

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PEDESTRIAN KILLED – Saturday April 27 2013

– A pedestrian has died in hospital after being struck by a car in a hit-and-run crash in Melbourne. The 28-year-old Maidstone man was hit as he crossed Ballarat Road, near Park Street, in Footscray, about 8:30pm on Thursday, police … Continue reading

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MAN ARRESTED AFTER SHOOTING INCIDENT – Tuesday January 8 2013

– A 24-year-old Footscray man has been arrested after a police shooting early on Monday morning in which two officers shot at a stolen car that was speeding towards them. The drama occurred at 12:40 am in Maribyrnong, in the … 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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HE KILLED BEFORE – Tuesday November 20 2012

– The man wanted over the killing of Sarah Cafferkey is a convicted murderer who once escaped from Pentridge Prison. Steven James Hunter, who lives in Point Cook, is a person of interest at the centre of a nationwide hunt … Continue reading

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TEARS FOR SARAH – Monday November 19 2012

– A manhunt was under way last night after the body of a woman believed to be Sarah Cafferkey was found in a house in Melbourne’s west. Homicide Squad investigators raided a house in Fongeo Drive, Point Cook, late on … Continue reading

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TOP COP’S ALARM – Tuesday July 24 2012

– Police flying squads will be sent across Victoria in a blitz on violent crime trouble spots amid alarm over armed robbery rates. Chief Commissioner Ken Lay said the new Operation Bia would tackle violent theft head-on. Armed robberies were … Continue reading

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FIX THIS MESS – Sunday January 8 2012

– Drug use and serious assaults inside Maribyrnong Immigration and Detention Centre have been revealed by its staff. In a bid to force a workplace safety review, centre employees have compiled a report for Worksafe Victoria. The draft, argues detention … Continue reading

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