Heavy Vehicle Unit
Did you know that truck drivers are subject to fatigue laws? This means they need to have sufficient rest breaks. We went out on the road with the Heavy Vehicle Unit to see how they were helping to keep road users safe over the long weekend.
Booze Bus Citylink Op
If you think you’re going to get a “free way” home after a few drinks, think again. Police detected 1 in 83 people drink driving on CityLink on Friday night.
Elderly drivers and fitness to drive
Have you been thinking about talking to a loved-one about their fitness to drive?
It's an emerging trend on the roads that's causing serious concern. Are you guilty of this?
Life in the Emergency Lane
We went on the road with Brimbank Highway Patrol. It didn't take us long to find drivers committing one of the most complained about road offences.
Hit and run in the line of duty
Policewoman Penny Ly was conducting checks as part of a road policing operation when she was run down by a motorcyclist, sustaining injuries to her elbow and legs.
Zeroing in Ballarat
We spoke with the local Inspector of Ballarat about the key issues in the area, "Over the last six weeks we've seen a significant drop in aggravated burglaries and associated car theft."
Operation Safe Speeds
As part of Operation Safe Speeds we spoke with Professor Mark Fitzgerald, Director of Trauma Services at The Alfred Hospital to find out what impact a car collision have on the human body.
Students lucky to be alive
Two students are lucky to be alive after their car flipped off Dynon Road, West Melbourne.
Make Victoria safe and fun this footy finals season
Footy finals, the Royal Melbourne Show and school holidays turn Victoria into a state of celebration and fun. The Assistant Commissioner of road policing Doug Fryer loves a party too, but he asks we all celebrate in moderation.