Tag Archives: Mornington Peninsula

Operation Scoreboard

September 29th, 2016 No matter which team you support, the key to being a winner this AFL Grand Final weekend is to stay safe on the roads. Victoria Police is asking everyone to play their role as they launch Operation … Continue reading

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ARREST ON KILLING OF HASTINGS JEWELLER – Sunday July 14 2013

– A 26-year-old man has been arrested over the murder of a jeweller who was stabbed to death in his Hastings shop while trying to defend his elderly wife. Homicide police arrested the Crib Point man on Saturday afternoon, but … Continue reading

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JEWELLER KILLED IN BUNGLED HOLDUP – Saturday July 13 2013

– A jeweller was knifed to death and his wife wounded in a bungled hold-up as they closed their shop last night. Police rushing to a report of a robbery at the Jewel Shed in Hastings, on the Mornington Peninsula, … Continue reading

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POLICE THWART BIKIES’ SHOWDOWN AT NIGHTCLUB – Saturday June 22 2013

– A potentially violent confrontation was thwarted by poodle after dozens of Hells Angels descended on an inner-city Bandidos-linked nightspot in a suspected bid to find the culprits who shot up their new clubhouse. The Herald Sun understands between 30 … Continue reading

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HELLS ANGELS UNDER FIRE – Monday June 17 2013

– Up to 30 rounds have been fired into the Hells Angels’ newest Melbourne clubhouse in a feared escalation of an emerging bikie war. A machine gun or semi-automatic weapon was used in the attack on the Angels’ Nomads chapter … Continue reading

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VAN CLUE IN BRUTAL RYE MURDER – Tuesday May 21 2013

– Mornington Peninsula holiday home owners have been asked to check their properties for a van connected to a frenzied murder. The killer of Barry Gray is suspected of stealing his 2006 VW Caddy van after the 72-year-old’s stabbing death … Continue reading

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COLD. CUNNING. CRUEL. – Saturday May 4 2013

– The world is undoubtedly a better place without paedophile Robert Keith Knight. He did his inevitable future victims a favour last week by jumping to his death from an upper floor in his prison unit shortly before he was … Continue reading

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WE HAVE A GANG TOO – Monday April 1st 2013

– Police Chief Commissioner Ken Lay describes Brett Guerin as a hard-nosed investigator, which is just as well because he is about to stick it into places where it will be most unwelcome. Superintendent Guerin has been moved from the … Continue reading

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BIKIE RANKS SOAR – Sunday March 24 2013

– Victoria’s outlaw bikie numbers are exploding as gangs turn to prisons to recruit new members and the threat of an all-out war looms. It can be revealed that there are now 1200 fully patched outlaw bikies within the state, … Continue reading

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RYE MANSLAUGHTER ACCUSED GETS BAIL – Tuesday January 8 2013

– A teenager charged with the manslaughter of David Cassai after a brawl in Rye on New Year’s Eve has been granted bail. Dylan Closter, 18, made his second application for bail in Melbourne Magistrates Court on Monday morning. He … Continue reading

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