Victoria's Fulham Correctional Centre will be refurbished as part of a $1.45 billion contract between the state government and GEO Group Australia.
Two men will come before the Supreme Court in July charged over the death of a good Samaritan in Melbourne in 2009.
Some residents of the outer Melbourne suburb of Point Cook want to be declared an independent state.
A man who raped and murdered a woman on her way to work in Melbourne will come before a court for plea hearing, after a delay.
The Victorian budget, to be unveiled on May 5, contains $1.5 billion for a public transport overhaul.
A Melbourne man was attacked by graffiti vandals in front of his two young children after he commented on their behaviour.
Two people have suffered minor injuries in a random attack at a busy Melbourne train station.
An investigation into corrupt Victorian Education Department officials is set to continue public hearings in Melbourne.
The Victorian coroner will not hold an inquest into the murder of Jill Meagher he has told an inquest into the death of another woman
A family has had a lucky escape after a car, allegedly driven by a drunk driver, smashed into their home in Melbourne's north.
A report into a $5 million Melbourne apartment building fire has found substandard cladding on the outside of the building helped the blaze spread.