Tag Archives: Australian Crime Commission

PLAYERS EARN BEER MONEY

Monday September 16 2013 – No one could work out why the second-tier soccer side filled with internationals could play so badly. And no one could work out why the professional footballers had agreed to play for beer money – … Continue reading

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CROCODILE DISCOVERED IN POLICE DRUG RAID

Friday September 6 2013 – A freshwater crocodile is among items seized by police during drug raids in Tasmania. Houses were searched and arrests made for a second day as part of Operation Vouch, a Tasmanian and Australian Federal Police … Continue reading

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BIKIE TASKFORCE BROADENS WEB

Friday September 6 2013 – A national taskforce that has cut off at the knees Australia’s largest outlaw bikie gang may take aim at the other “big three” clubs and effectively bypass shaky state anti-association laws. The Attero Taskforce has … Continue reading

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AUSTRALIA’S MOST NOTORIOUS CRIME BOSSES FOUND TO LIVE ALL OVER THE GLOBE

Saturday August 31 2013 – More than two-thirds of the organised crime bosses listed as the greatest threats to Australia are located overseas. The top-secret intelligence list contains the names of kingpins and syndicates, about 67% of whom are believed … Continue reading

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CRYSTAL METH PLAGUE KILLING AT HORRIFYING RATES

Friday August 30 2013 – A surge in vicious attacks, including killings, linked to the drug ice has alarmed Victoria’s police and judiciary. In at least 12 murders committed or tried by courts over the past two years, crystal methamphetamine … Continue reading

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FORMER DETECTIVE CHALLENGES POLICE TO RE-INVESTIGATE GANGLAND MURDERS

Monday August 26 2013 – A Calabrian-mafia boss is among several people former detective Paul Dale has identified as suspects in the execution of Terence and Christine Hodson. Mr Dale has challenged Victoria Police to re-investigate the unsolved murders, despite … Continue reading

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POLICE EAGER TO SHARE PHONE TAPS

Monday August 19 2013 – The nation’s top crime fighter says laws that prevent police sharing telephone intercept information with sporting bodies should be relaxed to expose corruption. “While ultimately a matter for government…there is potential and opportunity to relax … Continue reading

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POST SHEDS LIGHT ON ASIO TERROR TARGETS – Sunday August 11 2013

– Statistics released by Australia Post have revealed Australia’s domestic security agency is concentrating its efforts on a very small number of terrorist and espionage targets. The Australian Security and Intelligence Organisation has been given a 10% budget increase to … Continue reading

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CYBER SECRETS AT RISK – Tuesday July 30 2013

– Australia’s cyber security systems are in a mess and require immediate political action to protect vital national security and economic assets from cyber predators. “Malicious cyber activity” is ranked number three on the list of seven key national security … Continue reading

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