Handsets go in raids

THIEVES stole 82 mobile phone handsets valued at $85,000 from the Telstra outlet at Karingal Hub, 4.30am, Sunday 3 January. Detective Senior Constable Craig Ferris said four offenders are seen on CCT...

Attempted car jacking

A SEAFORD tow truck driver got a shock when three men in a Holden Commodore attempted to steal his black Mazda cargo, 1.50am, Wednesday 23 December. He said the men drove beside him along Wells Rd wh...

On the waterfront

THE Frankston Waterfront Festival takes place this weekend: Saturday 16 January (11am-10pm) and Sunday 17 January (11am-6pm). Live music, markets, beach activities, water sports, food, wine and more ...

Couple’s crime spree all pain, no gain

A FRANKSTON couple allegedly went on a senseless crime spree over the Christmas period – with little to show for it except extensive damage to shops and service stations and their upcoming day in cou...

Respect snakes in summer months

Frankston residents are being warned to look out for snakes and to take care if they cross paths with the potentially dangerous reptiles. Mayor Cr James Dooley says it is not unusual to see snakes in...

Piano for the people

BUDDING and accomplished pianists are welcome to tinkle the ivories at The People’s Piano, a piano located on the forecourt of Frankston Library. The People’s Piano is the latest addition to the libr...

Rallying against violence

POLICE have asked parents to be responsible for their children in a bid to stop violence on the streets of Frankston. Frankston Senior Sergeant Steve Burt addressed an anti-violence rally in Wells St...