Dandenong

Tax Office slaps senior outlaw bikie with $10m bill

Former Comanchero president Mick Murray.

John Silvester A senior outlaw bikie in Melbourne has been hit with a back tax bill of nearly $10 million as part of a co-ordinated law enforcement attack on the assets of suspected gang bosses.

Police search Dandenong Creek for child

Emergency services are searching Dandenong Creek for a child.

Nino Bucci and Tammy Mills A full-scale search for a three-year-old boy feared drowned Dandenong Creek has been suspended until dawn.

Police find body of toddler who fell into Dandenong Creek

Divers search Dandenong Creek for missing toddler

Larissa Nicholson The body of a three-year-old boy has been found a day after the toddler fell into Dandenong Creek.

Man stabbed in Dandenong home invasion

Deborah Gough Four men invaded a Dandenong North man's home on Saturday morning, stabbing him in the face and upper body before fleeing.

The Hazaras of Dandenong

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Laurie Nowell Walk into the Bestway Supermarket on Dandenong's Lonsdale Street and you will see 20-litre cans of sunflower oil and 80-litre cooking pots stacked neatly near the entrance.

Concern locals being forgotten in rush to sign contracts for Dandenong rail project

Concerned Monash mayor Geoff Lake.

Adam Carey and Konrad Marshall Communities in Melbourne’s south-east fear their voices will be ignored by the Napthine government as it rushes to sign contracts for the multibillion-dollar Dandenong rail corridor project...

Man jailed for 10 years for deliberately running down former girlfriend in Dandenong

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Mark Russell A man who deliberately ran over his 16-year-old former girlfriend because she rejected him has been jailed for 10 years.

VicRoads KO's 'lite' rail changes on Dandenong line

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Adam Carey Low-cost Metro proposal to fix six level crossings along Melbourne's most congested railway line was rejected by Napthine government for a more expensive plan to remove just four crossings, because...

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Cots to close at Dandenong Hospital

Eugenia Sequeira-Leo with a photograph of her new son Levi.

Kate Hagan A decision to close six special care nursery cots at Dandenong Hospital and move them 16 kilometres away to Casey Hospital in Berwick will make it harder for families to help feed and care for their...

Shots fired at Dandenong tattoo parlour

Police at the Nitro Ink tattoo parlour in Dandenong.

Nino Bucci and Rania Spooner A bitter war between bikie gangs may have spilled from New South Wales into Victoria.

Three dead in Oakleigh accident, Warrigal and Dandenong roads

Fatal crash in Oakleigh

Alana Schetzer and Caroline Zielinski The man at the centre of a triple fatality in Oakleigh has been discharged from hospital.

Boy, 3, killed in house fire in Potter Street, Dandenong

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Beau Donelly A toddler is dead after a fire broke out in a block of units in Melbourne's south east.

Dandenong rail line on track for years of disruption

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Adam Carey Passengers face the prospect of several years of severe overcrowding and declining reliability.

Five arrested in Dandenong over robberies, burglary, extortion

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Thomas O'Byrne Police have arrested five men in relation to a string of armed robberies, aggravated burglaries and extortion carried out in Melbourne's east.

Fight ends in bottle stabbing in Dandenong

Deborah Gough A man is in a serious condition after being stabbed repeatedly with a broken bottle in Dandenong on Friday night.

Dandenong fault triggers long rail delays on Cranbourne, Pakenham lines

Adrian Lowe Commuters on two train lines in Melbourne's south-east face long delays after an equipment fault at one of the city's busiest train stations.

Toddler found dangling in Dandenong lift shaft

A CFA member managed to pull the child to safety.

Jane Holroyd A toddler has been rescued by firefighters after managing to get stuck beneath an elevator between the floors of a building in Melbourne’s south-east late yesterday.

16 years' jail for Lima Da Costa, high on ice during deadly crash

Three killed in horror crash in Oakleigh (Thumbnail)

Mark Russell A speeding motorist high on the drug ‘ice’ who ran over and killed a pedestrian before crashing into a couple and killing them has been jailed for 16 years.

Overcrowding soars on Melbourne's busiest train, tram routes

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Adam Carey The level of overcrowding on Melbourne's trains has jumped significantly this year, new data shows, with almost one in two peak-hour commuters on the city's worst affected lines forced to squeeze...

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Teen fought off attacker after indecent assault

Tammy Mills A teenager fought off an attacker who indecently assaulted her while she was on a mid-afternoon walk in Melbourne's south-east, police say.