Texting while behind the wheel makes drivers six times more likely to crash than driving drunk, alarming new figures show.
Former Health Services Union boss Kathy Jackson is facing 70 theft and deception charges over allegations she misappropriated union funds.
The mother of Home Hill murder victim Mia Ayliffe-Chung has touched down in Australia and says she feels “pity” for the man accused of killing the popular British backpacker.
One of five terror suspects accused of trying to sail to Indonesia in a bid to join the Islamic State group in Syria wants to be released on bail.
Doctors will be stationed a day a week in 100 Victorian schools in 2018 but it's unclear if parents will be allowed to veto their children's involvement.
A Melbourne man who murdered a shop owner he met on an online dating website told police he "bloody enjoyed it", a court has heard.
Neither the Victorian premier nor his deputy have yet been subpoenaed to appear in court over the ongoing CFA pay dispute.
Two people have been jailed over a home invasion and hammer attack in Melbourne, which left a man with serious injuries.
A Victoria Police assistant commissioner says a ban on officers patrolling solo will remain in place despite it being blamed for a spike in the road toll.
A disability worker in Victoria says she was fired for complaining about the treatment of autistic children, including the use of a ‘coffin’ in which some students were locked.
Police have speculated a man found dead in water near Melbourne's Station Pier could have just fallen in.
A man has died while working on a Melbourne property undergoing renovations.
A 21-year-old man has been charged with the theft of a lamb named Ralph from a Victorian animal park.
The suspect in a fatal 2011 Melbourne CBD stabbing left the country one day after the attack, a court has heard.
Former Health Service Union boss Kathy Jackson has been charged by union corruption investigators with 70 counts of theft and deception charges.