A man arrested after a police chase is suspected of being responsible for numerous petrol drive-offs in the northern suburbs over the past six weeks.
A police patrol spotted a …
OFFENDERS attempting to burgle a St Arnaud Caltex Service Station were interrupted on-scene by police.
Three offenders were attempting to break into the service station on the Sunraysia Highway about 1.20am …
MOTORISTS who fill up and flee will be targeted in a fuel theft crackdown announced by the state government today.
Victoria Police and the Labor government have set their sights …
A man who told police he assaulted a service station worker because “he said my grandmother’s undies smelled” has fronted court for sentencing.
Lake Albert resident Ricky Jenkins, 32, was …
15 April 2016
A POLICE officer has escaped injury after the petrol tank of his patrol car caught fire while he was filling it at a service station.
At 1am …
David Hurley, 14 January 2016
POLICE investigating the fatal drive-by shooting of a man in Melbourne’s north on New Year’s Eve have released a picture of a woman who may …
Rebecca Di Nuzzo, 17 December 2015
POLICE are urging people to keep an eye on their handbags and watch out for thieves stealing numberplates from vehicles.
Sergeant Paul Melrose from …
Wes Hosking, 12 November 2015
A CAR which struck a police officer who then opened fire on EastLink was involved in a petrol drive off only hours before the drama.
Information collected for ACAPMA’s submission to the Victorian Government’s fuel theft inquiry suggests that the extent of drive-offs has increased three-fold since 2013 – when the Victorian Government announced that …