Monthly Archives: February 2013

FRAUDSTER’S AUSTRALIAN TIES – Monday October 22 2012

– A man who faked his engineering credentials and oversaw construction on the CTV building, which killed 115 people when it collapsed in the Christchurch earthquake, has been linked with dozens of high-profile Australian projects. Brisbane man Gerald Morton Shirtcliff, … Continue reading

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CRACKDOWN ON ILLEGAL BROTHELS – Thursday March 8 2012

– Illegal brothels operating in Victoria will come under scrutiny from a new police taskforce with powers to shut them down. The taskforce will be operating within three months in response to new legislation introduced by the Baillieu Government aimed … Continue reading

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DEATH IN CARER’S HANDS – Wednesday March 7 2012

– A toddler who suffered fatal injuries while in the care of a babysitter was “almost certainly” shaken and received some of the injuries from an impact, a court has heard. Chloe Murphy, just 10 months old, received a fractured … Continue reading

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WHEN THE LIGHTS GO DOWN IN BALLARAT TOWN – Sunday March 4 2012

– Police flooded the streets of Ballarat on Friday night as they took a zero-tolerance approach to troublemakers. With many revellers deciding to descend on the town’s pubs and bars to escape the cold and wet weather, police were out … Continue reading

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