Victoria's elite police force will reportedly be armed with more than 200 machine guns to help counter terrorist attacks.
Two young people have died after the vehicle they were in crashed into a power pole and exploded in flames in Matraville in Sydney's east.
A karaoke bar in Melbourne's CBD has been raided with police seizing $40,000 worth of alcohol.
Drugs and firearms have been seized, booby traps dismantled and three men have been charged after a multi-agency investigation into organised crime in Sydney.
A teenage girl allegedly involved in the bashing of two other girls at a Melbourne shopping centre, leaving one 13-year-old knocked unconscious, is yet to be talked to by police.
Two teenage girls have been bashed in a fight outside a Melbourne shopping centres, with a 13-year-old knocked unconscious.
Bandits with their faces covered have robbed a Melbourne jewellery store, smashing the cabinets with weapons.
A German backpacker who was violently attacked by a man at a remote South Australian beach has thanked the "good samaritans" who helped her to survive the ordeal.
A man is in a serious condition in hospital after he was bashed in Sydney's CBD, allegedly by two teenagers who were also carrying a knife.
An assault on a Sydney bus driver would have been "extremely frightening if not terrifying" for the passengers onboard, a magistrate has told a court.