Tag Archives: Fairfax Media

FOOTBALL: A BEAUTIFUL GAME OF MUSIC TO A MATCH-FIXER’S EARS

Tuesday September 17 2013 – Some in the crowd thought the international referee had lost his marbles – or at the very least the pea from his whistle. What else could explain why he refused to call time on the … Continue reading

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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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GLOBAL CRIMINAL MASTERMIND SUSPECTED OF MATCH-FIXING

Monday September 16 2013 – The world’s biggest match-fixer is suspected of masterminding the rigging of professional soccer matches in the Victoria Premier League while under police protection in Europe. A Fairfax Media investigation can reveal that authorities are examining … Continue reading

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FBI TO BE PROBED AFTER ASSANGE LODGES COMPLAINT

Wednesday September 4 2013 – WikiLeaks publisher and Senate candidate Julian Assange has lodged a formal complaint asking Swedish police to open a criminal investigation of alleged illegal United States intelligence activity in Europe directed against WikiLeaks and himself. Mr … 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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AFP FUNDING BECOMING AN ISSUE

Friday August 30 2013 – The Australian Federal Police has no operational power in Indonesia, but when people smugglers are busted by Indonesian police, Australian manpower and money are often playing a role in the background. Head of the AFP … 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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INVESTIGATION INTO PUNTER’S POLICE CONNECTIONS

– One of Australia’s top professional punters, flamboyant Sydney identity Stephen Fletcher, is under investigation for using police to run secret gambling accounts and obtaining betting information suspected to have been leaked by Victorian and NSW jockeys or their associates. … Continue reading

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GATTO PAL FEARS FOR LIFE AFTER TAPE LEAK – Sunday July 28 2013

– A covert recording of a conversation between gangland figure Matt Tomas and detectives from Victoria Police’s Purana Taskforce about a sensitive murder investigation has been leaked to Melbourne’s underworld, including members of outlaw motorcycle gangs. Mr Tomas, who is … Continue reading

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AN INNOCENT WOMAN SLAIN. WHERES THE PUBLIC OUTCRY? – Saturday July 27 2013

Brilliant article, Wendy Squires. The lack of widespread community acknowledgment for victims such as Tracy/Kelly, is yet another repulsive example of class warfare. The anger I feel at such injustice and flippant response, is of a volcanic proportion. http://www.theage.com.au/national/an-innocent-woman-slain-wheres-the-public-outcry-20130726-2qpw7.html

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