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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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HOW A GREAT PACIFIST RAN A CROOK TO GROUND

Saturday August 24 2013 – For a pacifist, former deputy prime minister Jim Cairns was pretty handy with a shooter. Long before he led more than 100,000 people in the 1970 anti-Vietnam War moratorium demonstration, he was involved in a … Continue reading

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DRUG MARKET ON THE MOVE – Monday July 1 2013

– Ice dealers are moving away from inner-city hot spots to the suburbs. Police data released exclusively to the Herald Sun shows Melbourne’s fast growing outer suburbs have an ever-increasing number of drug users and dealers. Investigators have warned criminal … Continue reading

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TEENS ARRESTED FOR ATTACK – Sunday May 5 2013

– Two teenagers – one only 13 – suspected of being part of a gang attack on two men in a city park have been arrested by police. The 13-year-old, from Cheltenham, was arrested in Collingwood on Friday night and … Continue reading

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FLEET FOOTED – Monday July 2 2012

– Police fear someone will be hurt by a well-dressed gunman on a Melbourne robbery rampage. The robber, known by detectives as the Shiny Shoes Bandit, has struck four times in the past nine days. He walked into a Smith … Continue reading

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ROGUE UNION’S TRAIL OF DEATH – Sunday January 1 2012

– Murdered, maimed and missing – the list of Painters and Dockers rogues and victims reads more like a crime novel than a Cabinet submission. Marked confidential, Submission 5731, released today by the National Archives, shows Cabinet was briefed on … Continue reading

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BOOZE BLITZ BEGINS – Saturday November 19 2011

– Drink-drivers on side streets, as well as major roads, are the target of a state-wide crackdown by Victoria Police. Almost 200 police manned booze buses and breath-testing sites as part of operation Ring of Steel last night. Roads out … Continue reading

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