Tag Archives: Melbourne City Council

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

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TEARS FOR ALEX – Saturday March 30 2013

– Grieving friends yesterday paid tribute to Alex Jones, who died in a freakish city wall collapse that left his younger sister, Bridget, fighting for her life. Bethan Wainman, a close schoolfriend of Alex, spoke through tears yesterday as she … Continue reading

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A THREAT WE SHOULD NOT HAVE TO TOLERATE – Sunday July 15 2012

– When the most senior police officer in central Sydney, an Assistant Commissioner no less, declares a section of the city a no-go zone after midnight, you know you’ve lost the battle against crime. “Those who stay out after midnight … Continue reading

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