Tag Archives: motor vehicle theft

BABY PANIC – Friday June 7 2013

– A baby taken on a wild ride by a carjacker has been reunited with his stricken mother. Eight-month-old Cooper was dumped outside a hairdresser’s just 10 minutes after Sam Chehade allegedly jumped into a Ford Falcon as the mother … Continue reading

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TEENAGE THUGS IN VIOLENT RAMPAGE – Monday June 3 2013

– A violent teenage gang is terrorising Melbourne, with a police specialist armed robbery taskforce admitting the thugs are responsible for 80% of its workload. The gang, called ‘Kill Your Rivals”, is the centre of hundreds of investigations after inflicting … Continue reading

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FIVE QUESTIONED AFTER 800KM RAMPAGE IN WA GOLDFIELDS – Tuesday May 7 2013

– Police are questioning five men over a series of attacks, break-ins and thefts in an 800-kilometre rampage across WA’s Goldfields in less than 24 hours. Detectives are investigating links between all the incidents, which started Sunday afternoon and continued … Continue reading

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PULP FICTION CHEVY FOUND – Sunday April 28 2013

– The classic Chevrolet convertible featured in the acclaimed movie ‘Pulp Fiction’ has been found 19 years after it was stolen. The 1964 Chevrolet Malibu, owned by the movie’s director Quentin Tarantino, was recovered in the San Francisco Bay Area … Continue reading

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GANG STEALS MOTORBIKES IN RAM RAID – Monday April 8 2013

– A gang of ram raiders smashed their way into a motorbike shop and stole up to 10 bikes yesterday. The balaclava-clad men drove a ute through a steel perimeter gate of the business on Burwood Highway, Ferntree Gully, about … Continue reading

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DOUBLE MURDER CHARGE – Sunday March 31 2013

– Witnesses have described hearing blood-curdling screams, shouting and swearing at the scene of an alleged double murder in a normally quiet part of the NSW Central Coast. A young girl and her brother were in the house at Killarney … 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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CATCH HIM IF YOU CAN: POSH JOSH’S LONG RUN ENDS IN ARREST – Sunday February 10 2013

– Josh had been on the run for days, making it nearly halfway across the country before he was arrested. Afraid the authorities were on to his latest scam, the veteran conman had panicked, fleeing the Gold Coast, allegedly in … Continue reading

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GUNN OPERATOR TO TRACK FUGITIVES – Saturday February 2 2013

– For nearly 10 years the man who had shot a policeman and killed a security guard was waiting for a knock on the door. Although he had stolen a friend’s identity and moved interstate, he had to remain in … Continue reading

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