Woman robbed, threatened in car park

A MAN allegedly threatened a woman with a screwdriver after she returned to her car at Karingal Hub shopping centre earlier this month and found him rifling her glove box. Acting Detective Sergeant F...

Robbery at liquor store

A CHELTENHAM liquor store attendant had no sooner dealt with a shoplifter than he was confronted by an armed robber who demanded cash and cigarettes, 9.30pm, Friday 15 September. The incidents at the...

Conned over tickets

A WOMAN who tried to buy sold-out concert tickets via a fake Facebook page has been conned out of $150, Thursday 14 September. Kingston detectives said the victim contacted the “seller” of the ticket...

Theft leads to spray

A SUPERMARKET attendant had soft drink poured on her and a bottle thrown at her head during a shoplifting incident in Mentone, 7.35pm, Monday 11 September. Police said five teenagers – three females ...

Citizen’s arrest

A PARKDALE resident performed a citizen’s arrest after she arrived home to see a woman hiding among bushes near her driveway and her car door and hatch open, 7.30pm, Sunday 17 September. The Roberts ...

Play returns to radio days

THE golden age of cinema and radio is making its return in a production of a classic radio play hitting the stage at Kingston City Hall. The Mystery of a Hansom Cab is set in the 19th century St Kild...

Plea to dump bypass build

A GROUP concerned about the environmental impact of the construction of the Mordialloc Bypass is calling on the state government to abandon plans to build the planned $300 million between the Morning...