Heavy Vehicle Unit

Tuesday, 12 June 2018 18:56

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

Monday, 16 April 2018 17:10

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

Wednesday, 21 February 2018 17:10

Have you been thinking about talking to a loved-one about their fitness to drive? 

Spotter Op

Tuesday, 19 December 2017 17:57

It's an emerging trend on the roads that's causing serious concern. Are you guilty of this?

Life in the Emergency Lane

Thursday, 07 December 2017 19:04

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

Tuesday, 28 November 2017 18:52

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

Friday, 17 November 2017 17:51

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

Thursday, 16 November 2017 18:54

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

Wednesday, 25 October 2017 18:08

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

Friday, 22 September 2017 11:44

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.

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