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Creswick family diverted to police... 65km away

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Imagine you hear a noise outside before dawn... and its no possum or cat.

A Creswick family discovered three strangers trying to get into their home and garage at 5am on Sunday.

They rang police five times and were diverted to Bacchus Marsh.

Eventually a team from Ballarat arrived.

We caught up with Lisa, who says the Hepburn Shire needs a more meaningful police presence, especially at night and on weekends.