Monthly Archives: March 2014

SEX WITH SAINTS FORWARD MILNE NOT CONSENSUAL – Wednesday June 19 2013

– The 19-year-old university student made a statement to police on March 16th, 2004, less than 48 hours after she says Stephen Milne sexually assaulted her. In the statement, she said she and a friend had gone back to St … Continue reading

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SAINT’S CAREER ON BRINK AS POLICE LAY FOUR RAPE COUNTS – Wednesday June 19 2013

– Rape charges against St Kilda star Stephen Milne are based on stronger evidence than was available when police recommended he face court in 2004. Detectives from the specialist Sexual Crimes Squad have spent a year building a case against … Continue reading

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BIKIE LINK DISMISSED – Tuesday June 18 2013

– Police are confident that a drive-by shooting at a house in Melbourne’s outer eastern suburbs is not bikie-related, despite the victim having links to the Comanchero and Rebels bikie gangs. Gunshots were fired into a house in Conferta Crescent, … Continue reading

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FACILITATORS IN GUN ON TAX HAVENS – Tuesday June 18 2013

– The Tax Office has declared war on the top end of town accountants and lawyers who have helped Australians avoid tax by setting up secretive offshore companies and trusts, with its deputy head warning, “I am going to target … Continue reading

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MP UNDERMINES RED NOTICE INTEL – Tuesday June 18 2013

– Immigration Minister Brendan O’Connor has contradicted the Australian Federal Police over the reliability of Interpol red notices after the embarrassing collapse of terrorism claims against asylum seeker Sayed Ahmed Abdellatif. Speaking to “Breaking Politics” on Monday, Mr O’Connor said … Continue reading

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POLICE SEEK APPROVAL TO USE DOCUMENTS – Tuesday June 18 2013

– Victoria Police will seek to use documents taken from prominent law firm Slater & Gordon in framing potential criminal charges over the Australian Workers Union slush fund scandal. Fraud Squad detectives are expected to appear before a Melbourne magistrate … Continue reading

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DETECTIVE TELLS INQUEST OF ‘CATASTROPHIC’ INVESTIGATION – Tuesday June 18 2013

– A Victoria Police investigation into the violent death of a patient at a state-run psychiatric hospital was “manifestly inadequate”, with crucial physical evidence not collected and potential witnesses not questioned, a scathing report by the Homicide Squad has found. … Continue reading

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POLICE PROBE AS TV CHEF FLEES FAMILY HOME AFTER SHOCKING ABUSE – Tuesday June 18 2013

– Art tycoon Charles Saatchi has dismissed shocking photos of him with his hands around his tearful wife’s throat as a “playful tiff”. The multi-millionaire was caught on camera clutching the neck of TV food queen Nigella Lawson as they … Continue reading

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INQUIRY OFF FOR SOLDIER – Tuesday June 18 2013

– Defence won’t hold a public inquiry into the death of Sergeant Blaine Diddhams, who died in Afghanistan last year. Sergeant Diddhams, of the Special Air Service Regiment, was killed in July while on his seventh tour. A Defence Department … Continue reading

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DRIVE-BY SHOOTING PROMPTS CEASEFIRE DEMAND – Tuesday June 18 2013

– A man linked to outlaw bikie gangs and a corrupt police officer has come under fire in a drive-by shooting. The Doveton home of Mick Mantzaris, who featured on the cover of the book ‘Leadbelly’ standing outside a gangland … Continue reading

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