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The Whole Truth

September 30th, 2012 Patrick Tidmarsh knows sex offenders: their tricks and twists and weasel ways. He knows how they think and how cununningly they manipulate their victims into behaving in ways others can find hard to fathom. But what he … Continue reading

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A MIRACLE MORE PEOPLE WEREN’T KILLED IN DAYLIGHT CAR-BOMB

Sunday August 25 2013 – But for a few seconds, a school in Melbourne’s north would this month be marking the tragic anniversary of students killed in a car bomb. Whoever wanted John Furlan dead appeared not to care about … Continue reading

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A FALLEN STAR – Saturday May 4 2013

– There are those who would tell you Billy Nicholls should be in the twilight of a successful AFL career. A gifted junior footballer, he starred on debut, aged 15, against hardened men in a tough Geelong competition. Five years … Continue reading

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EX-AFL PLAYER CHARGED – Saturday April 27 2013

– A former AFL footballer was behind bars last night over two shootings in Geelong. Billy Nicholls, 32, has been charged with two counts of intentionally causing serious injury and related offences. He yesterday appeared in Geelong Magistrates Court, where … Continue reading

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FARM GUNS STOLEN – Saturday April 13 2013

– A police sting has uncovered a criminal network stealing guns from farmers. The Herald Sun has been told Taskforce Griffin, set up in February, is probing a breakout in gun crime. More than 100 firearms have been stolen in … Continue reading

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JUSTICE FOR JILL: GUILTY – Saturday April 6 2013

– Adrian Ernest Bayley has pleaded guilty to murdering Jill Meagher. Bayley appeared in the Supreme Court and responded with “guilty” after yesterday being asked for his plea to the charge of murdering Ms Meagher in Brunswick on September 22nd. … 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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HI-TECH TRAIL LED TO ARREST – Thursday March 14 2013

– The careless act of carrying a dead woman’s phone proved crucial to police in making an arrest in the Jill Meagher murder case. It was midday, September 22nd, when Tom Meagher reported to police that his wife, Jill, had … Continue reading

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WHEN DEATH CAME STALKING – Wednesday March 13 2013

– The man accused of murdering Jill Meagher ran out of petrol after burying the Irish-born ABC employee in a shallow grave, according to court documents. A police summary of the case against Adrian Bayley, tendered in court, was released … Continue reading

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A NIGHT ON THE RED-LIGHT BEAT: DO NOT EAT THE MINTS IN THE BOWL – Sunday March 3 2013

– Shuffling down a brothel corridor in Melbourne’s north is a naked, blind-folded man in chains, seemingly oblivious to the fact that all five members of the sex industry police unit are standing silently at the end of the hall, … Continue reading

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