All posts tagged Victoria Police

Victorian government condemns spate of hate

THE Victorian government has condemned a recent spate of antisemitic graffiti as “completely unacceptable”, and urged that those responsible be “caught and punished under the law”.

Extradition request expected to be issued

VICTORIA Police are expected to issue a warrant for the arrest of alleged child sexual abuser Velvel Serebryanski, who is now living in New York.

A turning point for Yeshivah?

YESHIVAH publicly has finally apologised to child sexual abuse victims advocate Menachem Vorchheimer and in the same week has revealed that several letters alleging child sexual abuse, which were handed to police, were "simply frivolous and/or malicious".

Motive still not known

THE motive behind an attack on two Jews on Erev Shavuot is still unknown. Dozens of Community Security Group (CSG) volunteers were called in on Saturday night when a young Jewish woman was stabbed in the neck and face in Caulfield North.

Principals shed light on teacher’s arrest

Victoria Police is working with Bialik College to identify students who may have been photographed by a former teacher who has been charged with making child pornography.

Alleged abuser says sorry

Alleged child sexual abuser Velvel Serebryanski has apologised to one of his alleged victims.

Teenager left wounded after callous attack

A 16-year-old boy from the community is recovering after he and three friends were caught up in a frightening attack on Jasper Road in Bentleigh last Thursday night (January 12).

Neo-Nazi posters at Melbourne Uni

A racist, anti-Semitic poster has been circulated around the University of Melbourne campus, depicting Jews as introducing “hordes” of minorities.

Swastika daubed on car

A MOTHER of three whose 20-year-old son’s car was daubed with a swastika last week has been left rattled following the incident.

Armed guards at Yeshivah

YESHIVAH and Beth Rivkah Colleges have become the latest Jewish schools in Melbourne to employ armed guards.