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The Courier
Retired detective encourages men to test for prostate cancerRichard Stevens hopes to inspire rural men to have their prostate tested for ca
The Courier / Posted 7 hours ago
Richard Stevens hopes to inspire rural men to have their prostate tested for cancer. Picture: Lachlan Bence A retired Victoria Police detective is encouraging men, particularly rural men, to have their prostate checked for cancer. Richard... Read more
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The Age
Doctors now wearing stab-proof vests as reports of violence rise in Victorian hospitalsDr Pritzwald-Stegmann, is also giving its community workers personal safety dev
The Age / Posted 10 hours ago
Dr Pritzwald-Stegmann, is also giving its community workers personal safety devices and holding information sessions run by Victoria Police. The Andrews government recently announced an extra $6.7 million to fund an extra 123 security guards at 44... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Doctors now wearing stab-proof vests as reports of violence rise in Victorian hospitalsDr Pritzwald-Stegmann, is also giving its community workers personal safety dev
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
Dr Pritzwald-Stegmann, is also giving its community workers personal safety devices and holding information sessions run by Victoria Police. The Andrews government recently announced an extra $6.7 million to fund an extra 123 security guards at 44... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Arrest after two men shot at tyre dealer2.15pm. Police have arrested a man in relation to the shooting. “The man is a
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 12 hours ago
2.15pm. Police have arrested a man in relation to the shooting. “The man is assisting police with their enquiries,” Victoria Police spokeswoman Lauren Kells said. One of the victims, suffering upper and lower body injuries, was taken to... Read more
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Herald Sun
Arrest after two men shot at tyre dealer2.15pm. Police have arrested a man in relation to the shooting. “The man is a
Herald Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
2.15pm. Police have arrested a man in relation to the shooting. “The man is assisting police with their enquiries,” Victoria Police spokeswoman Lauren Kells said. One of the victims, suffering upper and lower body injuries, was taken to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Warilla man rams mother off road, punches her in facePolice are searching for James Uhr (left) after an alleged road rage attack at
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 20 hours ago
Police are searching for James Uhr (left) after an alleged road rage attack at Wollongong on Wednesday. He is believed to be driving a stolen Hyundai Elantra (similar to below, right). Police have appealed for help from the public to track down a... Read more
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Reality TV World
Police helicopter captures infrared video of fighting kangarooscamera happened upon an unusual scene: a pair of punching and kicking kangaroos
Reality TV World / Posted yesterday
camera happened upon an unusual scene: a pair of punching and kicking kangaroos brawling in the bushland. ADVERTISEMENT Victoria Police said a helicopter crew captured infrared camera video in a rural area showing the two kangaroos punching and... Read more
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Herald Sun
Family’s desperate search for Melbourne professorfootage taken on October 7 of roads between Diamond Creek and Christmas Hills.m
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
footage taken on October 7 of roads between Diamond Creek and Christmas Hills.media_cameraJohn Forster is missing. Picture: Victoria Police Police were initially not sure what Prof Forster had been wearing but Mrs Forster has since been through his... Read more
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News.com.au
Family’s desperate search for Melbourne professorA Victoria Police helicopter takes off at Sugarloaf Reservoir during the search
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
A Victoria Police helicopter takes off at Sugarloaf Reservoir during the search for John Forster. Picture: David Caird Source:News Corp Australia WORRIED family of a Melbourne university professor missing for almost a fortnight have returned to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why don't women report rape? Lena found it more harrowing than the assaultjudge said Sarah was legally bound to accept the prosecutors' application. The
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
judge said Sarah was legally bound to accept the prosecutors' application. The former partner is on paid suspension from Victoria Police, and being internally investigated. He was not in court and his lawyers declined to comment. In court, Sarah... Read more
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News.com.au
Police seize plants in suburban drug bustPolice remove more than 100 cannabis plants in a drug bust in Melbourne’s north
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Police remove more than 100 cannabis plants in a drug bust in Melbourne’s north. Picture: Victoria Police Source:Supplied MORE than 100 cannabis plants have been seized in a drug bust in Melbourne’s north. Police burst in to a Coburg property... Read more
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Perth Now
Family home targeted in drive-by shootingare keen to speak to any witnesses or anyone that may have seen suspicious acti
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
are keen to speak to any witnesses or anyone that may have seen suspicious activity in the area at the time,” Victoria Police said. Anyone with information about the shooting incident can contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or... Read more
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Perth Now
Fewer bad cops caught in Vic police rankswere charged with a total of 57 disciplinary charges with four dismissed from t
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
were charged with a total of 57 disciplinary charges with four dismissed from the force in the 2016/17 financial year, the Victoria Police annual report revealed on Thursday. That compared to 55 officers charged in 2015/16 when 10 lost their... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Fewer bad cops caught in Vic police rankswere charged with a total of 57 disciplinary charges with four dismissed from t
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
were charged with a total of 57 disciplinary charges with four dismissed from the force in the 2016/17 financial year, the Victoria Police annual report revealed on Thursday. That compared to 55 officers charged in 2015/16 when 10 lost their... Read more
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News.com.au
Fewer bad cops caught in Vic police rankswere charged with a total of 57 disciplinary charges with four dismissed from t
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
were charged with a total of 57 disciplinary charges with four dismissed from the force in the 2016/17 financial year, the Victoria Police annual report revealed on Thursday. That compared to 55 officers charged in 2015/16 when 10 lost their... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Man shot while performing oral sexCostume sex pair suing Victoria Police over nightclub shooting A MAN performin
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
Costume sex pair suing Victoria Police over nightclub shooting A MAN performing oral sex on a woman in a Melbourne nightclub says he didn’t know police officers were there until they shot him in the back. Dale Ewins, 35, and Zita Sukys, 37, lodged... Read more
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The Courier
Why don't women report rape? Lena found it more harrowing than the assaultjudge said Sarah was legally bound to accept the prosecutors' application. The
The Courier / Posted yesterday
judge said Sarah was legally bound to accept the prosecutors' application. The former partner is on paid suspension from Victoria Police, and being internally investigated. He was not in court and his lawyers declined to comment. In court, Sarah... Read more
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The Border Mail
Why don't women report rape? Lena found it more harrowing than the assaultjudge said Sarah was legally bound to accept the prosecutors' application. The
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
judge said Sarah was legally bound to accept the prosecutors' application. The former partner is on paid suspension from Victoria Police, and being internally investigated. He was not in court and his lawyers declined to comment. In court, Sarah... Read more
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Perth Now
Richmond star identified in photo scandalVICTORIA Police have reportedly identified the Richmond player at the centre of
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
VICTORIA Police have reportedly identified the Richmond player at the centre of a scandal involving the circulation of explicit photos of a woman wearing a Tigers star’s AFL premiership medal. The Herald Sun says police are assessing the information... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Why don't women report rape? Lena found it more harrowing than the assaultjudge said Sarah was legally bound to accept the prosecutors' application. The
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
judge said Sarah was legally bound to accept the prosecutors' application. The former partner is on paid suspension from Victoria Police, and being internally investigated. He was not in court and his lawyers declined to comment. In court, Sarah... Read more
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The Age
Why don't women report rape? Lena found it more harrowing than the assaultjudge said Sarah was legally bound to accept the prosecutors' application. The
The Age / Posted yesterday
judge said Sarah was legally bound to accept the prosecutors' application. The former partner is on paid suspension from Victoria Police, and being internally investigated. He was not in court and his lawyers declined to comment. In court, Sarah... Read more
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Perth Now
Crown ‘tampered with pokie machines’audits of the Casino each year.” “ We continue to work closely with other law
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
audits of the Casino each year.” “ We continue to work closely with other law enforcement agencies, including AUSTRAC and Victoria Police, to ensure the purposes of the Casino Control Act 1991 are met. Special Minister of State Gavin Jennings... Read more
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Herald Sun
Fake coffin used in far-Right council protestinto changing our democratically reached decisions,” Cr Davidson said. “We kno
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
into changing our democratically reached decisions,” Cr Davidson said. “We know our community and represent it truly. “Victoria Police has been contacted and the council will assist investigations.” After about 10 minutes, the protesters left... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Richmond star identified in photo scandalVICTORIA Police have reportedly identified the Richmond player at the centre of
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
VICTORIA Police have reportedly identified the Richmond player at the centre of a scandal involving the circulation of explicit photos of a woman wearing a Tigers star’s AFL premiership medal. The Herald Sun says police are assessing the information... Read more
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News.com.au
Richmond star identified in photo scandalnude photo scandal. Courtesy: Channel 9/Sports Sunday A Richmond play wears th
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
nude photo scandal. Courtesy: Channel 9/Sports Sunday A Richmond play wears the 2017 Grand Final MedalSource:Supplied VICTORIA Police have reportedly identified the Richmond player at the centre of a scandal involving the circulation of... Read more
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The Age
Man wanted for sexual assault on Melbourne trainOctober 11. Police have released pictures of a man wanted for sexually assault
The Age / Posted yesterday
October 11. Police have released pictures of a man wanted for sexually assaulting a woman on a Melbourne train. Photo: Victoria Police Police have released pictures of the man and are urging any witnesses to come forward. The attack occurred... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Man wanted for sexual assault on Melbourne trainOctober 11. Police have released pictures of a man wanted for sexually assault
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
October 11. Police have released pictures of a man wanted for sexually assaulting a woman on a Melbourne train. Photo: Victoria Police Police have released pictures of the man and are urging any witnesses to come forward. The attack occurred... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Watch two Kangaroos duke it out in middle-of-the-night brawlcaught a pair of uber-competitive kangaroos on camera duking it out in the midd
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
caught a pair of uber-competitive kangaroos on camera duking it out in the middle of the night in the bushland. The Victoria Police Department released the undated video that was shot with an infrared camera. Like UFC fighters, the... Read more
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FOX News
Fighting kangaroos attack each other in vicious brawl captured on videonight in the Australian bushland in a fight captured from a police helicopter.
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
night in the Australian bushland in a fight captured from a police helicopter. The undated video released Tuesday from the Victoria Police Department shows the scuffle between the two from an infrared camera. One of the kangaroos is seen jumping... Read more
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FOX News
Fighting kangaroos attack each other in vicious brawl captured on videonight in the Australian bushland in a fight captured from a police helicopter.
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
night in the Australian bushland in a fight captured from a police helicopter. The undated video released Tuesday from the Victoria Police Department shows the scuffle between the two from an infrared camera. One of the kangaroos is seen jumping... Read more
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BC Local News
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Vic assault cop had PTSD, court toldthere was a "considerable price to pay" for identifying as someone with a menta
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
there was a "considerable price to pay" for identifying as someone with a mental illness in an organisation such as Victoria Police. He claimed people with PTSD could over or under react in threatening situations when deciding what level of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Baton bearers ready for 200m in spotlight for Games relaySheridan said she is a “die-hard sports fan” who is no stranger to competitions
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Sheridan said she is a “die-hard sports fan” who is no stranger to competitions herself. She has represented Victoria Police in swimming at the state, national and international level in emergency service games both in Australia and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Warilla man rams mother off road, punches her in facePolice are searching for James Uhr (left) after an alleged road rage attack at
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Police are searching for James Uhr (left) after an alleged road rage attack at Wollongong on Wednesday. He is believed to be driving a stolen Hyundai Elantra (similar to below, right). A Balgownie woman has been allegedly punched in the face a... Read more
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Perth Now
Vic assault cop had PTSD, court toldthere was a "considerable price to pay" for identifying as someone with a menta
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
there was a "considerable price to pay" for identifying as someone with a mental illness in an organisation such as Victoria Police. He claimed people with PTSD could over or under react in threatening situations when deciding what level of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Vic assault cop had PTSD, court toldthere was a "considerable price to pay" for identifying as someone with a menta
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
there was a "considerable price to pay" for identifying as someone with a mental illness in an organisation such as Victoria Police. He claimed people with PTSD could over or under react in threatening situations when deciding what level of... Read more
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News.com.au
Vic assault cop had PTSD, court toldthere was a "considerable price to pay" for identifying as someone with a menta
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
there was a "considerable price to pay" for identifying as someone with a mental illness in an organisation such as Victoria Police. He claimed people with PTSD could over or under react in threatening situations when deciding what level of... Read more
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The Courier
Shirtless thugs launch attack along Ballarat East streetonly had this car for a week, and somebody’s decided to lay into it. “We weren
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
only had this car for a week, and somebody’s decided to lay into it. “We weren’t doing anything to antagonise them.” Victoria Police spokeswoman Lauren Kells confirmed Ballarat officers have launched an investigation into Monday night’s... Read more
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Caledonia Courier
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
Caledonia Courier / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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Hope Standard
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
Hope Standard / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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Quesnel Cariboo Observer
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
Quesnel Cariboo Observer / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
Terrace Standard / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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Grand Forks Gazette
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
Grand Forks Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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Golden Star
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
Golden Star / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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Nelson Star
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
Nelson Star / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
Fernie Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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The Ladysmith Chronicle
Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraudhe was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wa
The Ladysmith Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
he was going for a bike ride and never returned. He left on Nov. 3, 2015 and wasn’t seen again until turning himself into Victoria police earlier this year. Backer has yet to answer questions about where he had been since he disappeared, or why... Read more
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