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Over 25 years in homicide, Ron Iddles, has arguably achieved more results than any other homicide cop in the country. 

March 23rd, 2014 Between five and six each weekday morning, Steven Bradley caught the bus to a Brisbane veterinary surgery to groom people’s pets and mop the floors. But on Wednesday, March 12, Victoria’s best-known homicide cop, Ron Iddles, knocked … Continue reading

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THE DANGER OF THE MONSTER MYTH

April 17th 2004 Tom Meagher One of the most disturbing moments of the past eighteen months of my life was hearing my wife’s killer form a coherent sentence in court. Jill had been murdered almost six months earlier, and Adrian … Continue reading

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A MONSTER

Saturday August 24 2013 – He was the serial rapist the old Rape Squad wasn’t interested in. It was early 2000, and St Kilda’s streetwalkers were becoming wary of a fit young man preying on them – but were even … Continue reading

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HOW JILL MEAGHER’S KILLER SLIPPED THROUGH THE CRACKS

Wednesday August 21 2013 – Serial rapist Adrian Bayley was not listed on the Sex Offenders Registry despite convictions for attacks of eight women and children – a failure police say could have prevented Jill Meagher’s murder. An investigation by … Continue reading

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PUBLIC ARE FICKLE WHEN JUDGING VICTIMS’ WORTH – Saturday August 10 2013

– The editor of a major Australian daily newspaper would have been described as a benevolent dictator if he was in any way benevolent. In fact, he was a blowhard who loved the sound of his own voice almost as … Continue reading

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COP WHO MADE A DIFFERENCE BY ACCIDENT – Friday July 26 2013

– Is there a statute of limitations on police corruption? Now that Detective Senior Sergeant Jeff Smith has finally quit “the job”, he’s decided to come clean about something that happened in 1985. Smith was in the Major Crime Squad, … Continue reading

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SOLITARY RULE WILL HELP STRAIGHTEN OUT JUSTICE – Saturday July 6 2013

– The criminal justice system, like Cyril Rioli’s right hamstring, is a finely balanced and exquisitely fragile object fundamental to the future of the English-speaking world. And both require constant maintenance, deep massage and a degree of flexibility to remain … Continue reading

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NEIGHBOURS RAN TO HER RESCUE – Tuesday July 2 2013

– The latest violent crime to shock our city has a chilling similarity to the most terrible one of recent times. Less than a year after Jill Meagher was taken from a street by a fiend who then brutally ended … Continue reading

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SEX OFFENDERS FREE AFTER PAROLE BREACH – Thursday June 13 2013

– An internal audit by the Adult Parole Board after the Jill Meagher murder has found more than 50 cases where serious violent sexual offenders remained free after breaching conditions for their release. The audit found serious flaws in case … Continue reading

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THEY WERE TOLD – Friday April 5 2013

– Authorities were warned that Adrian Bayley was a risk of attacking a woman before Jill Meagher was raped and killed. The Herald Sun can reveal that months before the 29-year-old ABC employee was raped and strangled, Bayley’ s parents … Continue reading

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