Tag Archives: Finks MC

BIKIE WANTS HIS GUNS BACK

Monday September 9 2013 – A senior member of the Finks motorcycle gang wants police to return his guns after they were seized in a fiery raid. Frank Dieni, the sergeant-at-arms of the club’s South Melbourne chapter, says Victoria Police … Continue reading

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POLICE AND BOSSES SECRET MEETING ON BIKIES, DRUG TRAFFICKING FEARS – Monday August 5 2013

– A secret meeting of building industry bosses has raised concerns that bikies employed as labourers on Victorian building sites are selling illegal drugs. Police were told of organised trafficking of “ice” on building sites at the high-level meeting in … Continue reading

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NO BAIL FOR BIKIE ASSOCIATE – Wednesday July 17 2013

– A Finks motorcycle gang associate who allegedly forced his way into a home and assaulted the parents of a young student after a schoolyard spat has been denied bail. Shane Conci, 38, allegedly used his Finks connections as leverage … Continue reading

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FORGOTTEN CASUALTY OF THE GANGLAND WAR – Monday June 24 2013

– It was the forgotten murder of Victoria’s underworld killings, a small-time Queensland drug criminal who was found dumped on Melbourne’s western fringe in November 2001. Among the thieves and drug dealers of the underworld, Wayne Boyd’s execution was known … Continue reading

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OUTLAWS GO AFTER RATS IN THE RANKS – Tuesday May 7 2013

– A former member of the Comanchero outlaw motorcycle club has been stripped of his patch and identified as a police informer by his gang. The suspected informer, an original Victorian member, had dated glamorous models before it all came … Continue reading

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MEET MR BIG…MUSCLES, TATTS AND BIKIE MATES – Thursday March 28 2013

– Gym owner Tony Doherty is a man who doesn’t discriminate. Much like the courts, his gyms are among the few places where elite sportspeople rub shoulders with underworld figures, policemen – even judges. Sometimes they are scenes of drama. … Continue reading

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BIKIE RANKS SOAR – Sunday March 24 2013

– Victoria’s outlaw bikie numbers are exploding as gangs turn to prisons to recruit new members and the threat of an all-out war looms. It can be revealed that there are now 1200 fully patched outlaw bikies within the state, … Continue reading

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COPS LIFT PROFILE AS THE FINKS HIT TOWN – Sunday March 10 2013

– Police seized one bike and conducted licence and drug tests to welcome up to 200 members of The Finks Motorcycle Club into Victoria yesterday. The police operation came just hours after a drive-by shooting that is believed to be … Continue reading

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LAW AND DISORDER: SHOOTINGS, A STANDOFF AND A KIDNAP PLOT – Sunday March 10 2013

– Shootings, a foiled kidnapping and a checkpoint standoff – separate incidents involving different motorcycle gangs – have kept Victoria Police busy since Friday night. Up to six gunshots were fired at a house in a drive-by shooting in Melbourne’s … Continue reading

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FEARS THAT BENDIGO FIRE WILL IGNITE BIKIE WAR AS GANGS WEIGH UP FIGHT – Saturday 9 2013

– Police are investigating whether a suspicious fire at a Bendigo motorcycle gang’s clubhouse is the first strike in a feared bikie war. The fire, which ignited early on Friday morning, destroyed the headquarters of the Satan’s Soldiers – a … Continue reading

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