Snapped at 224 kmph

A MT Martha man was allegedly clocked driving at 224kmph on the Moorooduc Highway on Christmas Day. The 69-year-old was caught by a speed camera at around 9.20pm. Police allege he was driving a 2015 ...

Speaker stolen

POLICE are searching for a man who stole a portable speaker from a man walking along Young Street, Frankston. Frankston Criminal Investigation Unit detectives believe that the offender robbed the vic...

Fire funds allegedly stolen

A MAN and woman who allegedly stole a charity tin raising money towards bushfire relief have been arrested. It is alleged that the man and woman entered a Frankston fast food restaurant on the Nepean...

Alleged hit and run

A MAN is dead after an alleged hit and run in Dingley Village. Police were called to Spring Road at around 4.30am, 20 December, and were told that a man’s body had been found by a passer-by. A crime ...

Monkey bike charge

AN 18-year-old man will be charged on summons after allegedly riding an unregistered monkey bike in the Pines Flora and Fauna Reserve. The crime can carry the punishment of large fines and licence di...

Deliberately lit fires investigated

A SERIES of deliberately lit fires at the Pines Flora and Fauna Reserve are being investigated by police. Investigators believe that the first fire was ignited at the Frankston North nature reserve a...

Reimbursement of legal fees stopped

RATEPAYERS will not be asked to foot the bill for a councillor’s legal fees after a local government inspectorate enquiry into his conduct. Councillors voted behind closed doors on 18 November to use...

Saints team with school

THE St Kilda Football Club are set to open an academy at Monterey Secondary College in Frankston. The football club will design a curriculum for the academy, aiming to take in their first students in...

Teens charged

TWO teenagers have been charged after allegedly attempting to carjack an unmarked police car and committing a series of alleged aggravated burglaries, overnight 11 December. The two teenagers are all...

Driver blows .244

A WOMAN who crashed her car in Chelsea Heights returned a breath test reading almost five times over the legal alcohol limit last week. At around 2am, 15 December, police were called to Thames Promen...