Police probe couple’s death

MAJOR Collision Investigation Unit detectives were last week investigating the circumstances surrounding the deaths of an elderly Chinese couple when a car driven by their son collided with a truck a...

Fire started at Playne Street site

FRANKSTON Police are appealing for information after a fire was started at a “disused” site on Playne Street. Police were called after fire was lit by unknown offenders at around 4pm, 12 May. It is b...

Car found in flames after chase

A CAR has been found burnt out after a “dangerous” police pursuit on 8 May. Police observed a white Ford Ranger driving on the center of the median strip and veering onto the wrong side of the road, ...

Karingal services wrapping up

THE current management of Karingal Neighbourhood House is set to wind up operations. Karingal Neighbourhood House Incorporated, a not for profit community organisation, has been running programs out ...

Pedestrian hit in fatal collision

MAJOR Collision Investigation Unit detectives are appealing for witnesses to help with their investigation into a fatal collision in Mentone, 7 May. Investigators were told that an 80-year-old Chelte...

Taken card

POLICE are appealing for public assistance to identify a man who is believed to have stolen a credit card and cash in Chelsea Heights. Kingston Crime Investigation Unit detectives believe that a man ...

Pink week proves a hit

A FUNDRAISING drive at The Gateway in Langwarrin to help raise money for breast cancer has raised over $7000. Inspired by breast cancer survivor, Sally Bell, who works at Mckays Quality Meats at the ...

Garage goes up in flames

POLICE and CFA attended the scene of a fire on Dunsterville Crescent, Frankston, at around 9.30am on 4 May. Frankston Police said a fire broke out in the garage of a duplex, and awoke two people slee...