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TWO MEN ARRESTED AFTER POLICE RAID

Wednesday August 21 2013 – Police dismantled an alleged drug laboratory and arrested two men yesterday. Police raided a business in Moore Road, Airport a West, and found “a significant amount of chemicals”. “Detectives are conducting ongoing inquiries as to … Continue reading

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BODY FOUND IN HOARDER’S HOME – Friday April 26 2013

– Human remains have been found under piles of rubbish at a hone of an elderly woman, reported missing more than 18 months ago in Melbourne’s north. Police searched the property of missing Fitzroy woman Phyllis Kelly in Little Charles … Continue reading

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PERILS OF FIRE IN DRUG LABS – Wednesday April 10 2013

– Booby traps, ad hoc power sources and hazardous chemicals are just some of the dangers firefighters face when battling fires in drug labs. Fires at hydroponic drug houses pose a danger to firefighters because power is often stolen or … Continue reading

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SONS OF GOD – Monday April 8 2013

– The Special Operations Group is Victoria Police’s last line of defence. “They are the last port of call,” Superintendent Ross Guenther said. “If they can’t deal with the situation, we need to call in the firepower of the Army.” … Continue reading

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FEARS MOUNT OVER SIEGE – Sunday March 3 2013

– Police, sightseers, neighbours and family of convicted rapist Antonio “Mad Dog” Loguancio continued to observe a marathon stand-off in Glenroy late last night. At Justin Avenue, a string of police and fire trucks, the dog squad, and platoons of … Continue reading

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ARSONISTS: TIME TO PLAY HARDBALL – Friday January 11 2013

– A senior Victorian fire services commander says arson attacks are getting out of control amid calls for more resources to help tackle the scourge. Authorities are probing several suspicious fires that broke out in Melbourne’s north-west this week, and … Continue reading

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ARSON: MALICIOUS AND DEADLY – Thursday January 10 2013

– No matter how many precautions we take, Australia’s bushfire fears become a reality year in year out. While acts of nature are out of our control, it is a devastating fact that many fires are avoidable. Fires can be … Continue reading

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MURDER CHARGES – Thursday December 27 2012

– Homicide detectives have charged 24-year-old Sunshine West man Ross Konidaris over the deaths of an elderly couple in Yarraville. Mr Konidaris appeared before a bail justice last night charged with two counts of murder and one of arson after … Continue reading

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BODY FOUND IN HOUSE FIRE – Sunday October 9 2011

– Police are questioning a man about a body found after a house fire early yesterday. Fire crews were called to a burning flat in Ambon Street, Preston, about 1.30am. They found the body after the blaze was doused. It … Continue reading

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