More than 60 fires broke out across Victoria on Saturday.
Victoria experienced its steepest drop in crime in a decade, but in Melbourne’s south-east, the statistics aren’t necessarily changing perception.
Three weeks ago, a body was found on top of a phone shop in Melbourne’s north.
Victoria has experienced its biggest drop in crime in a decade, with the rates of home invasions, thefts and assaults all falling but reported sexual offences rising to their highest level in 10 years.
For eight months, Sarah Gatt's violent death was hidden away as people, including her boyfriend, came and went from her unit in Kensington, according to her neighbour.
What happened to Sarah Gatt? Police believe her body was concealed and that steps were taken to imply she was still alive months after her death.
Lawyers for a 17-year-old VCE student who kicked a Melbourne police officer in the head have pressed for new charges against him to be kept secret.
Victoria's new Director of Public Prosecutions has defended the contentious practice of striking plea deals, and hopes to make the court system more efficient.
In July 2016, an unusual customer strolled into a gold buyer in Collins Street: a 19-year-old from the northern suburbs who had more than $130,000 in jewellery he needed to off-load.
Corruption watchdog expands its investigation into Brett Guerin's online trolling to include whether his conduct affected investigations into alleged racism.