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POLICE CHARGED IN BIKIE PROBES – Tuesday April 23 2013

– Two police officers are facing an array of charges, including drug, weapons and misconduct offences, after separate Victoria Police investigations aimed at outlaw motorcycle clubs. Senior Constable David Branov, an officer of seven years’ experience, appeared in Melbourne Magistrates … Continue reading

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MOKBEL GIVES UP HIS DNA – Wednesday April 17

– They got their man six years ago, and now they’ve got his deoxyribonucleic acid – DNA. Authorities recently obtained Tony Mokbel’s DNA after the drug boss had, until recently, long refused to supply a sample. It was established last … 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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SIGHTINGS OF STATE’S MOST WANTED MAN GIVES POLICE HOPE – Friday April 5 2013

– Police are confident of catching Victoria’s most wanted man, Graham Gene Potter, after receiving several public sightings in recent weeks. The violent fugitive, who once wore a fat suit to evade police, was reportedly seen in Victoria. He vanished … Continue reading

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BIKIE TOUGH GUY DOGGED BY DETERMINED GRANNY – Friday March 29 2013

– A minor dispute over a runaway dog has resulted in the arrest of the Hells Angels’ sergeant-at-arms, the alleged assault of a grandmother and a major drug bust. It was a story that should have ended happily if not … Continue reading

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CRIMINAL ‘FEARED DEATH’ – Wednesday March 6 2013

– A career criminal with links to some of the state’s most notorious figures feared he would be murdered by former detective Paul Dale, a court heard yesterday. The allegation emerged on day four of the trial of Mr Dale, … Continue reading

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RACING IDENTITY ACCUSED – Monday December 17 2012

– A racing figure has been identified as a key player in a major drug bust that was almost ruined by suspected police corruption, and involved bikies and a notorious crime gang. Blanket suppression orders mean the man cannot be … Continue reading

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DRUG LABS SMASHED – Sunday October 28 2012

– Police have uncovered Victoria’s biggest drug lab after smashing an international trafficking ring. Cocaine, ecstasy, heroin and cannabis were found and methamphetamine worth tens of millions of dollars was being manufactured in two homes in Sunshine West. Seven men … Continue reading

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DRUGS TSAR MOKBEL OWES $4M – Friday September 28 2012

– Convicted drug boss Tony Mokbel has been ordered to pay the state more than $4 million under proceeds-of-crime legislation. But considering he will be in jail for many years to come, and claims to have no money to his … Continue reading

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