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...

Boat gone missing

OFFENDERS have broken into a garage in Frankston South and stolen a boat. The thieves broke in sometime between 4 May and 5 May. The stolen boat is a Haines Hunter Halfcab white fiber glass boat with...

Bikie’s bird

SOMERVILLE Highway Patrol are hunting a motorbike driver who will be able to assist them with their enquiries into a high range excessive speed offence. The driver was spotted driving along Peninsula...

Community hall burned down

A COMMUNITY hall on Whatley Street went up in flames in the early hours of 5 May. Emergency services were called out to the blaze at around 3.15am. The fire is being treated as suspicious by police. ...

Man arrested following diver death

Marine Investigation Unit detectives are investigating following the death of a diver in the bay yesterday (5 May). A 41-year-old man from Carrum Downs contacted police and was subsequently arrested ...

Water pollution threat to dolphin health

Barry Morris THE Hastings-based Dolphin Research Institute is hoping to widen its support base to help safeguard the lives of the entertaining aquatic mammals. Its adopt-a-dolphin program aims to hav...