Monash, Mornington freeways closed after fatalities

Clay Lucas Two of Melbourne's busiest freeways were closed for several hours on Monday after three people died in fatal accidents.

Fatal crash on the Mornington Peninsula Freeway

The scene of the fatal crash on the Mornington Peninsula Freeway at Dromana.

Marissa Calligeros Two people dead, third injured in fiery crash.

Murder charge laid over Mornington Peninsula death

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A man has been charged with murder after a woman was found with serious injuries on Melbourne's Mornington Peninsula.

Mornington Peninsula council questions Lindsay Fox over bollards on Portsea beach

Frustrated locals have criticised the council for not doing enough.

Henrietta Cook, Steve Lillebuen A council has begun negotiating with trucking tycoon Lindsay Fox about controversial bollards installed on a prime stretch of Portsea beach he now owns.

Surfer dies on Mornington Peninsula

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Goya Dmytryshchak A man has died while surfing off Melbourne’s Mornington Peninsula on Saturday.

Woman left fighting for her life after Mornington Peninsula crash


Beau Donelly A woman is fighting for life and two other people have been injured after a three-car crash on the Mornington Peninsula.

Missing kayaker found dead on Mornington Peninsula


Anna Whitelaw A missing kayaker has been found dead on the Mornington Peninsula.

Man killed in Mornington Peninsula car crash

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Rania Spooner and Nino Bucci A man has been killed and two others have suffered critical injuries.

Pair in hospital after Mornington assault


Caroline Zielinski Two men have been taken to hospital, one of the men with serious facial injuries, after an assault in Melbourne's south-east.

Teenager dies after Mornington Peninsula cliff fall

Vanessa Desloires A teenager has died after falling down a 40-metre cliff on Victoria's Mornington Peninsula.

Unconscious man found in Mornington

A 28-year-old man was found unconscious and bleeding from the mouth in Mornington.

Adam Cooper Police consider viewing CCTV vision from Mornington venues to determine man's injury cause.

Man charged over Mornington mall assault

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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.

Police officer charged with assault, suspended with pay

Marissa Calligeros A police officer has been charged with assault following an incident south of Melbourne.


Police raid home and business of rock 'n' roll promoter Andrew McManus

Cameron Houston, Kate McClymont and Chris Vedelago Two properties linked to Melbourne businessman Andrew McManus have been raided by detectives from NSW and Victoria Police after claims by the controversial music promoter that he was the owner of...

Mum caught drug driving with toddlers in the car

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Marissa Calligeros Mother caught drug driving with three young children in the back seat.

Hire car companies charge for fictitious damage: consumers

Europcar: Focus of one complaint

Beau Donelly Drivers warned to take precautions as hire firms in spotlight over fictitious damage charges.

Frankston has one of the highest rates of hospital admissions for alcohol and drug abuse in Victoria

1117 people were hospitalised due to alcohol in Frankston in 2012-13.

Craig Butt Frankston has among the highest rates of hospital admissions for alcohol, illicit drug and pharmaceutical abuse of any local government area in the state, new health figures show. 

Man charged over fatal crash in Dromana

Craig Butt A man has been charged over a fatal crash in Dromana, south-east of Melbourne, on Monday, which claimed the lives of two people.

Disgraced magistrate Simon Cooper pursued for compensation over sex assault


Cameron Houston A disgraced former magistrate convicted of indecently assaulting two brothers in the 1980s is being pursued for compensation by one of his victims.

Man dies after being struck while driving his mobility scooter at Rye

An elderly man has died after being struck by a car while riding his mobility scooter on Victoria's peninsula.