The 16-year-old boy faced a Children's Court on Tuesday on charges including intentionally causing injury, assault with a weapon and committing an indictable offence while on bail.
- by Melissa Meehan
A 56-year-old woman is accused of passing herself off as a conveyancer to transfer property into her own name.
Driving at double the legal limit, the twice All-Australian player and Fox Footy commentator crashed into a taxi carrying Richmond forward Jack Riewoldt.
- by Mel Meehan
An Australian former senior diplomat has faced court over allegedly using the internet to procure boys for sex.
Further charges have been laid against a man accused of sexually assaulting boys.
Tinder rapist Glenn Hartland will be released from jail in the coming days, despite breaching a court order for the second time by having contact with one of his victims.
- by Adam Cooper
Elderly woman says life was different five years ago, before an attempt on her life made her too afraid to be in her Melbourne home.
- by Karen Sweeney
Zynal Javid Khan, 34, of Reservoir, allegedly followed his 22-year-old victim - who was returning home to her seven-week-old baby - for more than a kilometre before physically and sexually attacking her.
- by Christine McGinn
An elderly woman who had her throat cut by an intruder thought the man was from an insurance company when he barged through her front door in broad daylight demanding money, a court has heard.
- by Tom Cowie & Adam Cooper
A former Labor candidate who was dumped from the ballot a month before November's state election and three other party staffers allegedly planned a cover-up to conceal the use of electorate office resources for a successful preselection campaign.
- by Tom Cowie
Prominent union boss John Setka has fronted a court over five charges related to alleged incidents at a Melbourne home around Christmas.
- by Adam Cooper