Dolphins’ domain gets new name

A NAME change for the home of the Frankston Dolphins Football Club was announced last week as part of a major sponsorship on the eve of the club’s return to the VFL. Frankston Park will be known as t...

New force to catch drug dealers

A NEW police unit will tackle the scourge of drug dealing and trafficking across the Frankston and Mornington Peninsula region. The newly merged unit of Frankston and peninsula-based officers will be...

Failed transaction in Langwarrin

Police are appealing for public assistance after burglars attempted to steal an ATM at a Langwarrin shopping centre early this morning. Police have been told unknown offenders attended a shopping cen...

Hotel plan goes to VCAT

A DEVELOPER who plans to build apartments at the site of the Mentone Hotel has seen a “last chance” offer to Kingston Council rejected by councillors. The application to build apartments at the Beach...

‘Bomb scare’ outside court

A BOMB scare this morning (Tuesday 20 March) saw part of Fletcher Road near Frankston Magistrates’ Court cordoned off between about 8am and 10am. Police gave the “all clear” and reo...

Crime falls in record drop

A FALL in crime across the Frankston region has been welcomed by police after the release of the latest crime statistics. Crime Statistics Agency Victoria figures released on Thursday (15 March) reve...

Big Dog Diner downed

A BURGER bar in Frankston fined for several food handling offences last year has closed its doors for good. Big Dog Diner, an America-themed fast food outlet, on Cranbourne Road closed down last mont...

Teen charged over 2017 Frankston fatal

Detectives from the Major Collision Investigation Unit today charged a teenage girl following a fatal crash in Frankston last year. A 19-year-old Safety Beach woman was charged with culpable driving,...