Tag Archives: Mark Moran

Over 25 years in homicide, Ron Iddles, has arguably achieved more results than any other homicide cop in the country. 

March 23rd, 2014 Between five and six each weekday morning, Steven Bradley caught the bus to a Brisbane veterinary surgery to groom people’s pets and mop the floors. But on Wednesday, March 12, Victoria’s best-known homicide cop, Ron Iddles, knocked … Continue reading

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ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST

December 13, 2003 – The kilometre-square block in the middle of South Yarra is one of the busiest in Melbourne. Traffic regularly slows to a crawl. No one would have noticed the late-model sedan that cruised the choked streets for … Continue reading

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MYSTERIES OF MAD RICHARD’S MURDER – Saturday May 11 2013

– When Thomas Jefferson said, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal,” he was talking out of his three-pointed hat. What is actually self-evident is that men are not created equal. Compare and contrast … Continue reading

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CROOKED BOUNCE INTO ARMS OF CRIMS – Saturday February 9 2013

– The undercover detective didn’t need to check official records to identify the heavy lurking in the corner of the pub, there to protect one of Australia’s biggest speed dealers. Just a few weeks earlier, the policeman, along with 60,000 … Continue reading

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IN THIS WAR OF THE POSEURS, TRUTH IS A THORNY ISSUE – Saturday September 22 2012

– Sometimes the best dramas are found off-Broadway, and this is often the case in Melbourne’s bustling court precinct. The big murder trials usually draw the crowds, and even the most casual observer can pick the alleged baddies from the … Continue reading

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MOKBEL’S MOVES – Sunday July 8 2012

– Tony Mokbel sired a child at his Bonnie Doon hideaway during his “great escape” after his girlfriend gave police the slip, authorities believe. Victoria Police sources still blame their federal counterparts, the AFP, for losing track of Mokbel’s then-girlfriend … Continue reading

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THE CASE OF THE MISSING GUN – Tuesday March 13 2012

– One of Victoria’s top detectives says he could have halted gangland bloodshed if police divers had recovered a pistol thrown off the West Gate Bridge. The gun had been used to kill standover man Alphonse Gangitano but after three … Continue reading

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PRISONER HAD POLICE FILES – Saturday September 17 2011

PRISONER HAD POLICE FILES -Copies of police statements, including some made by Carl Williams naming former drug squad cop Paul Dale, were found on Matthew Johnson’s jail cell computer, the Supreme Court has heard. In evidence at Johnson’s trial for … Continue reading

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