Tag Archives: Melbourne CBD

Apex Gang Bash Man With Baseball Bats And Steal His Mercedes

April 26th, 2016 A plague of carjackings and home invasions believed to have been visited on Melbourne’s affluent suburbs by the violent Apex gang has  police urging the public to increase their personal security while officers step up street patrols. On Tuesday, Assistant Commissioner Bob … Continue reading

Posted in Aggravated Burglary, Armed Offences, Armed Robbery, Assault, Gangs, Home Invasion, Motor Vehicle Theft, Robbery, Theft, Traffic, Violent Crime, Weapon and Firearm Possession | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

15-YEAR-OLD GIRL QUESTIONED BY POLICE OVER ASSAULT ON BUS

Wednesday August 28 2013 – A teenage girl has been quizzed by detectives over a sickening attack on a bus. The 15-year-old handed herself in to police yesterday over Sunday morning’s bashing on a NightRider bus, a Victoria Police spokeswoman … Continue reading

Posted in Assault, Serious Assault & Recklessly Causing Serious Injury | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

RAPIST IS A SUSPECT – Wednesday July 10 2013

– A convicted rapist on parole is a suspect in the brutal bashing and rape of a new mother. Police arrested the 28-year-old Reservoir man for questioning at the weekend and released him without charge over the June 30th attack … Continue reading

Posted in Rape and Sexual Assault, Serious Assault & Recklessly Causing Serious Injury | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

VICTIM OF ‘ABHORRENT’ SEX ATTACK A RECENT MOTHER – Wednesday July 3 2013

– The 23-year-old woman sexually assaulted in North Melbourne was out celebrating for the first time since giving birth, detectives have revealed. Police have revealed CCTV footage relating to the sexual assault of the new mother in North Melbourne early … Continue reading

Posted in Rape and Sexual Assault, Serious Assault & Recklessly Causing Serious Injury | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

POLICE ARREST ‘BROTHEL SYNDICATE’ MEMBERS IN RAIDS ACROSS CITY – Wednesday July 3 2013

– Members of a syndicate alleged to be illegally managing more than 100 sex workers at brothels across Melbourne have been arrested in raids by federal and Victoria Police. Police swooped on addresses across the city on Tuesday, arresting five … Continue reading

Posted in Arson, Homicide, Human Trafficking, Organised Crime, Proceeds of Crime, Sex Trafficking, Slavery, Solicitation and Prostitution | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NEIGHBOURS RAN TO HER RESCUE – Tuesday July 2 2013

– The latest violent crime to shock our city has a chilling similarity to the most terrible one of recent times. Less than a year after Jill Meagher was taken from a street by a fiend who then brutally ended … Continue reading

Posted in False Imprisonment, Rape and Sexual Assault, Serious Assault & Recklessly Causing Serious Injury | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

DRUG MARKET ON THE MOVE – Monday July 1 2013

– Ice dealers are moving away from inner-city hot spots to the suburbs. Police data released exclusively to the Herald Sun shows Melbourne’s fast growing outer suburbs have an ever-increasing number of drug users and dealers. Investigators have warned criminal … Continue reading

Posted in Drug Trafficking, Manufacturing and Dealing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

POLICE ARREST 15 IN BLITZ ON DRUGS – Monday June 24 2013

– Police arrested 15 partygoers during a blitz on drugs in Melbourne’s CBD on Saturday night. Victoria Police launched Operation Regem earlier this year after a significant number of drug overdoses in the King Street area. A 22-year-old St Kilda … Continue reading

Posted in Drug Possession & Use, Drug Trafficking, Manufacturing and Dealing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ARRESTS IN CITY BEG TRIAL – Monday June 3 2013

– Two beggars have been jailed and several more are on special programs under a new policy to deal with the CBD’s begging scourge. Lord Mayor Robert Doyle said he was delighted with the trial that involved cooperation between the … Continue reading

Posted in Disorderly Conduct | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FINK YOU’LL HEAR THEM – Saturday March 9 2013

– The Finks outlaw motorcycle club will roar into Victoria today, the first of two national runs heading for Melbourne within a month. Finks members from Western Australia and South Australia, along with their Victorian hosts, will roar out of … Continue reading

Posted in Armed Offences, Arson, Attempted Murder, Drive-By Shootings, Non-Fatal Shootings, Organised Crime, Violent Crime, Weapon and Firearm Possession | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment