Monthly Archives: September 2014

BIKIE WANTS HIS GUNS BACK

Monday September 9 2013 – A senior member of the Finks motorcycle gang wants police to return his guns after they were seized in a fiery raid. Frank Dieni, the sergeant-at-arms of the club’s South Melbourne chapter, says Victoria Police … Continue reading

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A 23-YEAR-LEGAL STRUGGLE FINALLY OVER

September 17, 2014 – A court said Brooklyn prosecutors buried documents in the kidnapping case of Everton Wagstaffe. Everton Wagstaffe, who refused to leave prison on probation because he viewed it as a surrender of his claim of innocence in … Continue reading

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WOMAN AGAINST KILLING ANIMALS FOR FUR PLANNED MURDER-FOR-HIRE

February 21, 2012 – An Ohio woman who compared animal-welfare work to the liberation of World War II concentration camps has been charged with soliciting a hit man to fatally shoot or slit the throat of a random fur-wearer, federal … Continue reading

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EXACTLY HOW SERIOUS IS VICTORIA POLICE ON FAMILY VIOLENCE?

I’m quite seriously in disbelief at this letter from Victoria Police in response to a complaint being made by a member of the public (a mother of three) for a breach of intervention order by the victim’s ex-husband, who attended … Continue reading

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MARRIED TO A MAFIA MURDERER

Monday September 9 2011 – When they finally came for him, in their unmarked cars and their helicopters, with their machineguns at the ready, Barbara Kuklinski had no idea how her husband might have broken the law. It was a … Continue reading

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POLICE RAID UNCOVERS DRUGS AND CASH

Saturday September 7 2013 – Police have seized drugs worth $1 million and $700,000 in cash after a major operation targeting drug trafficking in Queensland’s southeast. Three men are facing 74 charges, including drug trafficking and supply, after a series … Continue reading

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POLICE HAPPY WITH REBELS MC NATIONAL RUN

Saturday September 7 2013 – Police say they “could not be happier” with the Rebels outlaw motorcycle gang after 150 members passed through a road block without incident. Detective Inspector Ian Campbell said the gang, on a national run from … Continue reading

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UNSOLVED MURDER MAY PROVIDE FINAL TWIST

September 7 2013 – Newsflash: Crooks tell lies. Hold the front page. Breaking news: Corrupt coppers say they are innocent victims of giant conspiracies. Roll the presses. But not everyone accused of a crime is guilty and sometimes the innocent … Continue reading

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COCAINE YACHTS SAILING THE HIGH SEAS

Friday September 6 2013 – By the time the crippled yacht ran aground on a lonely Tongan atoll, the body on board was so badly decomposed the local police wondered if it would ever be identified. But that wasn’t the … Continue reading

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