Megan Levy is a breaking news reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald, after previous stints at The Age in Melbourne and London's The Daily Telegraph. Email or tweet Megan with your news tips.
Vince Chadwick, Megan Levy and Paul Millar A young man who drowned in Port Phillip Bay early this morning had been drinking alcohol before he jumped into the rough water, despite not being able to swim.
Megan Levy A young couple who vanished from Frankston last week may have gone on a camping trip to the Ballarat area to pan for gold, police say.
Megan Levy Police have interviewed a driver over the death of a father of two on a Mornington Peninsula road yesterday morning.
Megan Levy A man has been arrested at a house in Melbourne's south-east this morning following a brutal bashing in a Mornington mall last month that left a man fighting for his life in hospital.
Megan Levy A motorist was dragged from his car and brutally beaten during a violent road rage incident in Melbourne's south-east, police say.
Megan Levy Train commuters are facing major delays on the Frankston line this morning due to a signalling fault.
Megan Levy An arson attack on the Frankston line during yesterday’s afternoon peak has thrown the travel plans of thousands of commuters into chaos for a second day running.
Megan Levy Rail commuters in Melbourne’s south-east have been warned to expect delays of up to half an hour during this morning’s peak after the earlier suspension of three busy rail lines.
Megan Levy Police had begun to pursue a stolen vehicle just moments before it launched off an embankment and into the front of a funeral home in Melbourne’s south-east this morning.
Megan Levy and Nino Bucci Homicide squad detectives are investigating the discovery of a body outside Frankston Hospital this morning.
Megan Levy A man who allegedly broke into a Mornington Peninsula construction site and took an excavator on a joyride yesterday morning has been charged by police.
Megan Levy Thumb tacks were deliberately thrown across the road during yesterday's Around the Bay, puncturing the tyres of up to 12 cyclists who have blasted the stunt as dangerous and 'revolting'.
Megan Levy A motorist has survived crashing his car on a Melbourne freeway only to be knocked down and killed trying to cross the lanes to safety.
Benjamin Preiss and Megan Levy Police are looking for a man who indecently assaulted a 12-year-old girl in Melbourne's outer north before she escaped his grasp.
Megan Levy Major delays and cancellations affected rail services into Melbourne during this morning's peak hour after a car became stuck across rail tracks in the city's south-east.
Megan Levy "Ben Polis is the kid who was always meant to fail."
Megan Levy A Frankston man has been arrested and charged with stealing a teddy bear from a police station in Melbourne's south-east last night.
Megan Levy A bumbling would-be robber who broke into a Frankston bakery only to discover himself trapped in a locked store room may well be Melbourne's dumbest criminal.
Megan Levy Early to bed isn’t always the best health advice - or so it proved for a Melbourne man who found a crashed car atop his mattress in the wee hours of this morning.
Jason Dowling and Megan Levy Victoria's Building Commissioner says the forced evacuation of a block of flats in Frankston was 'extraordinarily unusual' and an 'overreaction'.