Monthly Archives: July 2013

CROOKED BOUNCE INTO ARMS OF CRIMS – Saturday February 9 2013

– The undercover detective didn’t need to check official records to identify the heavy lurking in the corner of the pub, there to protect one of Australia’s biggest speed dealers. Just a few weeks earlier, the policeman, along with 60,000 … Continue reading

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FORMER PRIESTS FACE COURT OVER ABUSE – Saturday February 9 2013

– Two former priests have appeared in court as the first people to be charged by a new police taskforce investigating allegations raised at the Victorian parliamentary inquiry into child sex abuse. Frank Klep, 69, the former principal at the … Continue reading

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LA MANHUNT FOR KILLER COP – Saturday February 9 2013

– A former Los Angeles police officer who authorities say went on a deadly spree to punish those he blamed for his firing, killing three people, has set off a two-state manhunt. Christopher Dorner first killed a couple on Monday … Continue reading

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AUSSIE DIES IN BALI – Saturday February 9 2013

– An Australian man has been found dead in a hotel room in Bali, police have revealed. The man, 65, was discovered on Thursday in his room at the Bali Hyatt Hotel, in the popular holiday area of Sanur, by … Continue reading

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GATTO SPORT BET PROBE – Saturday February 9 2013

– Underworld figure and businessman Mick Gatto has been probed over suspected links to an offshore sports gambling business, despite being banned from Victoria’s casino and racetracks. The Herald Sun has learned the one-time bouncer and lookout at illegal two-up … Continue reading

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NEW TWIST IN MAN’S DEATH – Friday February 8 2013

– The wife of a man who died in mysterious circumstances hopes the case will be reviewed by prosecutors after vowing to raise concerns about the police investigation at an inquest. Mum of two Karen Incleon said police have told … Continue reading

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PRIEST FACES CHILD SEX CHARGES – Friday February 8 2013

– Former college principal priest Frank Gerard Klep is facing child sex claims after being charged with multiple offences from his time at the notorious Rupertswood College, Sunbury. The former college principal was charged yesterday after being questioned  by police … Continue reading

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US DRONE STRIKES DEFENDED – Thursday February 7 2013

– The White House has defended drone strikes against al-Qaeda suspects, including Americans, as legal, ethical and wise, and says they comply with US law and the constitution. The White House defended President Barack Obama’s power to wage drone war … Continue reading

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MINISTER TO LOOK INTO CAMP CLAIM – Thursday February 7 2013

– New Immigration Minister Brendan O’Connor will examine allegations by a veteran nurse of appalling conditions, including a series of suicide attempts and gang rapes, at the Nauru detention centre. Mr O’Conner, sworn into the role this week, said he … Continue reading

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POLICE JOIN HUNT FOR ALLEGED AUSTRALIAN BOMB MAKER – Thursday February 7 2013

– Australian police have joined the hunt for an Australian suspected bomb-maker over an alleged Hezbollah terrorist attack in Bulgaria last year as experts warned of broader Australian links to the Lebanon-based militant group. Bulgarian authorities have blamed the bus … Continue reading

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