Woman of the year nominations open

NOMINATIONS have opened for Kingston’s 2020 woman of the year awards. Emma Gierschick was named the municipality’s first woman of the year in 2019 for her work advocating the cause of preventing fami...

Fire restrictions now in force

SUMMER’s official fire danger period started on Monday, coinciding with the week’s predicted high temperatures and dry conditions. The CFA-announced fire restrictions will last until 1am Monday 1 May...

Cards at bottle-o

POLICE are looking for a woman who stole credit cards from a car and used them to make purchases from a bottle shop, 29 October. The offender broke into a car in the Frankston CBD and stole the victi...

Credit card theft

THE theft of a credit card in Parkdale is being investigated by police. Kingston Crime Investigation Unit detectives have been told that a credit card was stolen from a car parked on Birdwood Avenue,...

Morning breath test failure

A 56-YEAR-old Seaford man has blown almost four times the legal alcohol limit at 7.30am the morning of, 1 December. The man, driving a Holden station wagon, passed a police van on Frankston-Dandenong...

Reunited with owner

A STOLEN Holden Cruise has been returned to its owner in good condition after the arrest of an alleged car thief, 1 December. A 33-year-old Frankston man was arrested at the Ambassador Hotel after he...

Alleged thief caught

AN alleged thief has been caught by police after falling asleep in the driveway of a property he had just stolen from. On 1 December, a 20-year-old man of no fixed address fell asleep inside a car pa...

Lego scam falls to pieces

A WOMAN who had allegedly attempted to sell a large quantity of stolen Lego has been arrested.  The 32-year-old Seaford woman was arrested on 1 December in Frankston as part of a police operatio...