Alleged Bourke Street killer Dimitrious Gargasoulas has declared himself "the saviour" and not guilty in his first appearance before a court since he was charged over the deadly drive through Melbourne's CBD.
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A mother who drove her teenage daughter to a fight with a former friend has been jailed for deliberately running down the other girl with her car.
An inmate who donned a breathing apparatus and threw tear gas canisters back at guards during Victoria's worst prison riot has been jailed for almost four years.
A Brazilian taxi driver has been jailed for seven and a half years for accepting a fare he shouldn't have - importing more than two kilograms of cocaine into Australia.
A man charged with murdering his mother thought he was a god and the head of the new world order, a court has heard, but his family doubts he was mentally unwell.
Two unsophisticated car thieves failed to steal a humble Nissan Skyline hours before making off in one of the world's rarest Ferraris, a Melbourne court has heard.
Mongols motorcycle gang sergeant-at-arms robbed a man of the drug ice and cash at gunpoint and then later tried to force his victim to withdraw a statement made to police, a court has heard.
An off-duty policeman stabbed in the forehead in his own home described the attack as feeling like a punch to the head.
A coroner has criticised a Channel Nine journalist for a series of telephone calls she had with a siege gunman the day before he shot himself.
A balaclava-wearing rapist who separately attacked a woman and a teenage girl in their bedrooms has been jailed for 18 years.