Adam Cooper The owner of a business where police seized thousands of pirated DVDs was selling counterfeit movies so he could send money back to his impoverished family in Vietnam, a court has heard.
Adam Carey Three ageing suburban railway stations in Melbourne’s south-east will be demolished and replaced with new station buildings under concept plans released by the Napthine government on Wednesday.
Goya Dmytryshchak A motorcyclist aged in his 20s has died after colliding with a car in Melbourne's south-east on Friday night.
Steve Butcher The mastermind of a sophisticated and lucrative identity scam - who faked in court a heart-rending story of grief and remorse - has been branded an "arrogant, unscrupulous and entirely dishonest man".
Thomas O'Byrne About 50 firefighters were called in to battle a major factory fire in Melbourne's south-east.
Megan Levy A young woman who was grabbed by a serial sexual predator in Melbourne’s south-east last week said she feared she would be dragged away and sexually assaulted.
Nick Toscano A security guard who was allegedly ordered to escort a team of armed police officers into the scene of a fatal shooting rampage at Monash University is suing Victoria Police for putting his life in...
Richard Willingham, State Political Correspondent The social and economic damage poker machines do to communities, especially in disadvantaged areas, must be given greater consideration when assessing new pokies, local councils are urging both sides...
Richard Willingham, State Political Correspondent Less than two years after it was announced by new Premier Denis Napthine the East West Link has been inked. The project is now reality. Not for Labor and Dan Andrews.
Kate Hagan, Julia Medew A dedicated heart hospital will be built in Melbourne's south-east after Labor matched a Coalition government promise of $120 million.
Steve Butcher An uplifting tale of ruin to recovery has been exposed by diligent police as a pack of lies.
Nino Bucci and Tammy Mills A full-scale search for a three-year-old boy feared drowned Dandenong Creek has been suspended until dawn.
Larissa Nicholson The body of a three-year-old boy has been found a day after the toddler fell into Dandenong Creek.
Timna Jacks Left-wing group the Socialist Alternative,✓ has been deregistered as a club by the Monash University Student Association✓ on Tuesday, just a day after a student from the same group at...
A judge has jailed a DVD pirate for eight months saying the Melbourne man was motivated by "greed not need" when he sold thousands of black-market films and computer games.
Nick Toscano An Australian-first judgement linking a Melbourne man's deadly lung tumour to welding fume exposure has opened the door to new compensation claims by former welders battling lung cancer.
Nino Bucci Four police stations in Melbourne's east would close and be replaced with the first of Chief Commissioner Ken Lay's "super sites" under a plan being pushed by force command.
Simon Johanson Dozens more schools, police stations and a hospital will be offloaded by the Napthine government as it builds a cash war-chest for infrastructure spending ahead of this year’s November election.
Nick Toscano Australian building giant Lend Lease is being investigated for safety breaches after a worker plummeted several storeys from the roof of a construction site at the Monash Medical Centre.
Craig Butt and Patrick Hatch Thousands of Victorians were left without power and emergency services were inundated with calls for help as strong gusts lashed the state on Thursday.