Tag Archives: Melbourne Airport

The Guy Who Chases Crooks: Inside The Victoria Police Purana Taskforce

March 11, 2016 It was 20 years ago when a young homicide detective learned a bitter lesson about gangsters, murders and the consequences of cutting corners. Which is you can never go off half-cocked at a cocky crook, particularly one … Continue reading

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CATHOLIC BROTHER ON SEX CHARGES

Thursday September 5 2013 – A Catholic brother has been charged with a series of sex offences allegedly committed 30 years ago. Police arrested Brother Bernard Hartman at Melbourne Airport yesterday over alleged offences from the late ’70s and early … Continue reading

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ICELANDERS ARRESTED IN MELBOURNE

Thursday August 22 2013 – Two Icelandic nationals have been arrested and charged with the importation through Melbourne Airport of a suspected three kilograms of cocaine. The consul-general of Iceland was in court on Wednesday when the men appeared in … Continue reading

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AIRPORT STAFF MEMBER IN DRUG PROBE – Friday July 12 2013

– A Melbourne airport security worker has been questioned by the Australian Federal Police as part of an investigation into alleged drug importations. The 33-year-old Avondale Heights man works for a private security contractor in the international terminal’s baggage screening … Continue reading

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WELCOME HOME ‘LEE’ – Friday July 5 2013

– The double life of the man accused of the vampire gigolo killing was yesterday exposed as he arrived back in Melbourne to face justice. The ‘Herald Sun’ can reveal Mark Adrian Perry, who is charged with the murder of … Continue reading

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HOW MOKBEL’S GREEK DRAMA PLAYED OUT – Saturday June 15 2013

– The Australian police didn’t need an interpreter to know they were losing the crowd and were likely to come home with nothing more valuable than a duty-free bottle of ouzo. In the smoke-filled briefing room of the Greek Anti-Drug … Continue reading

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AIRPORT CARS IN DRUGS EXERCISE – Friday May 10 2013

– Australian Federal Police have revealed they use cars parked at Melbourne Airport for training without the owners’ permission. Assistant Commissioner Shane Connelly said his officers placed sponges doused in explosives or drug-scented water on or near vehicles. Sniffer dogs … Continue reading

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POLICE READY FOR TAXI PROTESTS – Monday May 6 2013

– The Australian Federal Police are on standby today at Melbourne Airport amid threats of more taxi protests. Drivers are planning another blockade to show their anger at Melbourne Airport axing short-fare queues after finding some drivers were rorting the … Continue reading

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FRIENDS IN ALL THE WRONG PLACES – Wednesday March 27 2013

– Striding past the glistening rows of duty-free liquor, watches and perfume, the two international travellers moved like men who could fight. Richard “Gelly” Gelemanovic had broad shoulders and a confident gait, while his companion, convicted heroin trafficker Amad “Jay” … Continue reading

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