Tag Archives: Docklands

‘ILLEGAL WORKER’ BROTHELS TARGETED – Thursday July 11 2013

– The sex industry watchdog has moved to close brothels that used sex workers given to them by an alleged crime syndicate. Consumer Affairs Victoria will apply to have the licences of the brothel operators suspended in the Victorian Civil … Continue reading

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SEX CHARGES: BAIL HEARING ADJOURNED – Saturday July 6 2013

– Every Friday, an organised crime syndicate that provided sex workers illegally for Melbourne brothels held a business meeting, police allege. This week, the alleged members of the group met in the Melbourne Magistrates Court, where they faced charges laid … Continue reading

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SEX TALLY AT BROTHELS – Saturday July 6 2013

– The alleged head of a syndicate accused of recruiting women from Southeast Asia to work in four Melbourne brothels set performance targets for the women while she lived an extravagant lifestyle, Melbourne Magistrates Court has heard. Mae Ja Kim, … Continue reading

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BANDIDOS BOSS NABBED IN CAR DRAMA – Thursday May 9 2013

– Police have arrested Bandidos boss Toby Mitchell and another member of the bikie gang in a dramatic interception on a South Melbourne street. Police confirmed that a 38-year-old Docklands man and a 32-year-old Reservoir man were arrested after a … Continue reading

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FRIENDS IN ALL THE WRONG PLACES – Wednesday March 27 2013

– Striding past the glistening rows of duty-free liquor, watches and perfume, the two international travellers moved like men who could fight. Richard “Gelly” Gelemanovic had broad shoulders and a confident gait, while his companion, convicted heroin trafficker Amad “Jay” … Continue reading

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TOP BANDIDO SHOT IN AMBUSH – Sunday March 3 2013

– Bandidos motorcycle club enforcer Toby Mitchell has survived a second attempt on his life after he was ambushed on Friday night and his car riddled with bullets at a Melton industrial estate. Victoria police has refused to confirm the … Continue reading

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CASE DISMISSED FOR LAST CHARGED IN TRAGIC ATTACK – Monday December 3 2012

– In 15 years working security at nightclubs, Riaan Kirk saw thousands of fleeting faces, but there’s one that haunts him. It is that of Aaron Dalli, who was bashed and suffered brain injuries outside the Fix Bar in Docklands … Continue reading

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COURT TOLD OF BIKIE STASH – Saturday November 10 2012

– Bikie enforcer Toby Mitchell had more than $40,000 in cash stashed at his swish inner-city apartment when it was raided by police this week, a court has heard. Police alleged the large amount of cash, found in separate bundles … Continue reading

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PSO FIRES GUNSHOTS – Friday November 2 2012

– An armed protective services officer, hired to keep commuters safe on the train network, has accidentally fired a gun. Police said a shot was let off at the Victoria Police Centre in Docklands about 5:15pm yesterday. The bullet hit … Continue reading

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