Tag Archives: Victoria Police Arson and Explosives Squad

TWO DEAD IN HOUSE FIRE

Saturday September 21 2013 – A man and a woman are dead and two men are in hospital after a fire destroyed a house in Melbourne’s west. Emergency services were called to the house in Deer Street, Deer Park, about … Continue reading

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A MIRACLE MORE PEOPLE WEREN’T KILLED IN DAYLIGHT CAR-BOMB

Sunday August 25 2013 – But for a few seconds, a school in Melbourne’s north would this month be marking the tragic anniversary of students killed in a car bomb. Whoever wanted John Furlan dead appeared not to care about … Continue reading

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NEW EVIDENCE IN 15-YEAR-OLD CAR BOMBING CASE

Sunday August 25 2013 – A special taskforce will investigate the cold case car-bomb execution of Melbourne businessman John Furlan. A 10-month review of he killing has unearthed fresh clues and more suspects in the murder mystery, which happened 15 … Continue reading

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EXPLOSIVE HOUSE FIND – Saturday August 10 2013

– A man has been charged after explosives were found under a house in Melbourne’s south-east. More than 40 sticks of explosive, detonators and other equipment were found under the home earlier this week. The sticks were considered high-risk because … Continue reading

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WAKE IN FRIGHT – Friday May 3 2013

– A mystery bomb blast shattered a sleeping suburban street in Narre Warren, leaving fearful residents looking fort answers. A Ford Territory was ripped apart by the explosion, believed to have been from a bomb, which sent shrapnel into neighbouring … Continue reading

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REVENGE ATTACK FEAR – Thursday January 31 2013

– Police have revealed they are guarding the home of a 75-year-old man accused of starting a massive killer bushfire. Detectives said they have set up sophisticated surveillance around Grahame Code’s property due to fear of revenge attacks. The force … Continue reading

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MAN ON ARSON CHARGE – Thursday January 31 2013

– A 75-year-old man has been charged with causing a ferocious blaze in Victoria’s east that has killed a man and destroyed at least 21 homes. Arson and Explosives Squad detectives arrested the man on Wednesday in connection with the … Continue reading

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ARSON SQUAD INVESTIGATES HOUSE FIRE THAT KILLED LEBANESE STUDENT – Tuesday January 22 2013

– Khaled Dalla came from a village in north Lebanon to Australia to study. He had no family here, but other young men from his home town had thrived in the country. Over the past two years he started a … Continue reading

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POLICE INVESTIGATE ARSON THEORY IN ABERFELDY BLAZE – Sunday January 20 2013

– Victoria Police believe the deadly blaze that claimed one life, destroyed more than 50,000 hectares of land and razed several Gippsland properties may have been deliberately lit. Arson Squad detectives are focusing on a camping spot near the township … 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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