Chainsaw TV ‘massacre’

A MAN wielding a chainsaw allegedly cut down the door of a unit behind the former Ambassador motel and then cut up a TV set inside last week. It is believed the incident followed an argument – then a...

Tradies’ tools a target

A SPATE of thefts of tradies’ tools is frustrating detectives. A nail gun and a Makita drill were stolen from a Nissan Navara parked in the driveway of a Wallum Rd, Edithvale, property, overnig...

River plunge charges

A HIGHETT man who drove his car into the Patterson River at Bonbeach last week is facing charges of burglary, attempted burglary, possession of cannabis and a range of traffic matters following the i...

Youths threated

TWO 17-year-olds walking to the bus in Sutton St, Chelsea Heights last week, were robbed by a large man brandishing a tyre iron. The 195cm tall man, described as having dark skin and black crinkly ha...

Time to hit garage sales trail again

KINGSTON households, schools and community groups are set to join thousands of people across the country taking part in the Garage Sale Trail this month. The annual event will be held on the weekend ...

Nurses, carers take action on pay dispute

NURSES and carers in Kingston are taking industrial action over pay and conditions at BUPA aged care homes. A stop work meeting and community barbecue to highlight workers’ wage demands and con...

AGL’s gas import plans explained

AGL Energy’s plans to use a floating gas terminal at Crib Point will be outlined later this month at Port Phillip Conservation Council’s annual general meeting. The power retailer’s...

Going my way?

A WHITE Holden Commodore was spotted by police in Heatherhill Rd, Frankston, allegedly driving at speeds of up to 80kph – in reverse. Police in the unmarked car attempted to stop the wayward ve...

Two arrests in ‘Most Wanted’ hunt

TWO of Frankston’s 10 ‘Most Wanted’ people have been found – and remanded in custody – after publication of their photographs and brief descriptions of them in The Times...

Teen bashed, robbed

A 15-YEAR-OLD Frankston youth was savagely beaten in an unprovoked attack on the foreshore near the pier and barbecue area, Wednesday 4 October. The youth was with two female friends when he was set ...