Posts in Category: Police and crime
WANGARATTA police are following leads to catch those responsible for the illegal dumping of a large quantity of rubbish in bushland off Faithfull Street.
WODONGA and Albury detectives have located a prisoner who allegedly escaped from Beechworth Correctional Centre last night. Nathan Crisfield was discovered missing about 7pm on…
A WANGARATTA man who was walking a friend home became involved in a brawl that eventually claimed his life, a Wangaratta court heard yesterday.
THE head of a North East drug syndicate brought down by police last year pleaded guilty in Wangaratta Magistrate’s Court yesterday.
THREE occupants of a Holden Commodore that rolled 1.5 times on the Hume Freeway at Springhurst, 4pm on Friday walked away from the crash with…
POLICE remain frustrated that one in three drivers tested for drugs returned a positive result in the Wangaratta area over the Labour Day weekend.
ERIC Douthie wants the ‘mongrels’ who stole and torched his prized Ford Maverick to pay for their heartless crime.
A MAN has died following a crash in Whitlands, 70km south of Wangaratta, on Friday.
YOU should expect to see Highway Patrol vehicles everywhere as police focus on ridding the roads of dangerous, drink and drug affected drivers this long…
TWO Melbourne men who rolled their car trying to evade police last Wednesday on the Glenrowan-Moyhu Road fronted Wangaratta Magistrates’ Court on Monday.
TWO men in their 30s were facing multiple charges including car theft and reckless conduct after a dramatic early afternoon search and capture on Wednesday.
A FERRARI allegedly clocked at 233km/h yesterday is believed to be the highest speed recorded by Wangaratta Highway Patrol officers in living memory.