Dan Oakes

Dan Oakes

Police extend crackdown on city's gang robberies

Dan Oakes A trial operation targeting violent gang robberies in Melbourne's central business district and western suburbs will be rolled out indefinitely, senior police have said.

Assault and robbery: the dark side of the city

Operation North Bank

Dan Oakes Curious families and drunken punters stare at the lanky young man as he sits handcuffed on a bench outside Crown Casino.