Tag Archives: Hume Highway

Killer Of Sydney Underworld Figure Walid ‘Wally’ Ahmad Crosses The Border Into Victoria

April 30th, 2016 The search for the shooter who gunned down convicted killer Walid ‘Wally’ Ahmad and injured two bystanders has spread to another state. Police investigating Friday’s shooting in Bankstown, Sydney, have shifted focus to an abandoned vehicle found … Continue reading

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DETECTIVES HUNT SEX SHOP ROBBERS

Friday August 30 2013 – Police have released unsettling footage of a woman being held at gunpoint during a robbery at adult shop Sexyland. The shop, on the Hume Highway, Cambellfield, was robbed about 10:30pm on Friday. Detectives are hoping … Continue reading

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COP WHO MADE A DIFFERENCE BY ACCIDENT – Friday July 26 2013

– Is there a statute of limitations on police corruption? Now that Detective Senior Sergeant Jeff Smith has finally quit “the job”, he’s decided to come clean about something that happened in 1985. Smith was in the Major Crime Squad, … Continue reading

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THIEVES TARGET CFA – Tuesday April 23 2013

– Thieves have stolen an estimated $15,000 worth of firefighting and rescue equipment from the Country Fire Authority. Police are investigating the burglary at the Wandong CFA station. The haul included breathing apparatuses, a portable defibrillator, radios, chainsaws and torches. … 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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FINK YOU’LL HEAR THEM – Saturday March 9 2013

– The Finks outlaw motorcycle club will roar into Victoria today, the first of two national runs heading for Melbourne within a month. Finks members from Western Australia and South Australia, along with their Victorian hosts, will roar out of … Continue reading

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BANDIDO BUST – Friday March 8 2013

– Police raids on Bandidos strongholds found drugs and ammunition stashed in the bikie gang’s Brunswick fortress. Echo Taskforce detectives arrived about 1:30pm yesterday to find the Weston Street clubhouse empty, but injured Bandido enforcer Toby Mitchell let them in. … Continue reading

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SUBURBS BLAZE ARREST – Wednesday February 20 2013

– A man has been arrested over a huge fire on Melbourne’s northern fringe that destroyed one house and burnt through 2000 hectares. Detectives from Whittlesea CIU arrested the Geelong man yesterday over the fire, which threatened the suburbs of … Continue reading

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