Nearly 700 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Victoria, with people and businesses breaching quarantine and mass-gathering rules now facing steep fines.
Two charges, including one of indecent assault, have been dropped against award-winning Rocky Horror Show actor Craig McLachlan.
Cameron Carter, who sought vigilante justice against a pedophile, has been sentenced to nine months in youth detention.
A judge has slammed a woman who tried to extort $1000 from the distraught parents of a dying 11-month-old girl, saying she can’t think of a worse case of blackmail.
Gela Newitt defrauded aged-care home residents of $600,000 and she has been jailed for 10 months. This is how she took their money.
An asylum-seeker family that had settled in central Queensland will remain in detention on Christmas Island will remain there until at least February ahead of a Federal Court trial.
A learner driver who had more than 30 alcoholic drinks before getting behind the wheel has pleaded guilty to killing his 12-year-old son.
A Tamil family fighting deportation has been told to get used to detention on Christmas Island ahead of a Federal Court trial over their future.
VICTORIA Police Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton says he's sorry for the way the force enforced historical laws which criminalised homosexuality.
A gay AFP officer who was unable to secure a work transfer to the same city as her partner has lost her discrimination claim against the force.