Tag Archives: methamphetamine

‘SHAMPOO’ METH WORTH $43 MILLION – Saturday May 18 2013

– Customs has seized 72 litres of liquid methamphetamine disguised as shampoo and hair dye with a street value of up to $43 million and arrested two men. Customs officers intercepted the liquid in a consignment of hairdressing equipment imported … Continue reading

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SEX WORKER CALLS ON POLICE TO FIND KILLER

– A St Kilda sex worker who worked alongside slain woman Tracey Connelly for more than a decade has called on Homicide detectives to ramp up their efforts. Kat, a 20-year veteran of the street sex trade, said she feared … Continue reading

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MOKBEL GIVES UP HIS DNA – Wednesday April 17

– They got their man six years ago, and now they’ve got his deoxyribonucleic acid – DNA. Authorities recently obtained Tony Mokbel’s DNA after the drug boss had, until recently, long refused to supply a sample. It was established last … Continue reading

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DRUG RING ARRESTS – Thursday April 11 2013

– A middle-aged woman living in an affluent Melbourne suburb is alleged to be the mastermind of an international drug ring police say tried to smuggle in drugs worth more than $200 million. The Australian Federal Police and Victoria Police … Continue reading

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OUTLAW’S PLAYGROUND – Saturday December 15 2012

– The decor at the Heavy Duty Bar  just of Bali’s tourist strip is pure bikie-gang chic. In the upstairs pool room, artwork of the skeleton-on-a-flaming-motorcycle school dominates one wall, and another poster reads: “When guns are outlawed, only outlaws … Continue reading

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DRUG LABS SMASHED – Sunday October 28 2012

– Police have uncovered Victoria’s biggest drug lab after smashing an international trafficking ring. Cocaine, ecstasy, heroin and cannabis were found and methamphetamine worth tens of millions of dollars was being manufactured in two homes in Sunshine West. Seven men … Continue reading

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BOYFRIEND WAS TARGET – Monday October 1 2012

– A Victorian woman facing the death penalty on drugs charges in Malaysia was arrested after a long police undercover operation directed against her boyfriend. Police in Kuala Lumpur have told the “Herald Sun” Emma Louise L’Aiguille’s boyfriend was suspected … Continue reading

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DRUGS TSAR MOKBEL OWES $4M – Friday September 28 2012

– Convicted drug boss Tony Mokbel has been ordered to pay the state more than $4 million under proceeds-of-crime legislation. But considering he will be in jail for many years to come, and claims to have no money to his … Continue reading

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HUSH ON HASHISH – Sunday March 4 2012

– The Ballarat man who allegedly tried to smuggle more than a kilogram of hashish into Bali is refusing to talk to police, boosting chances he will get a heavier sentence if convicted. Edward Myatt, 54, was arrested on Monday … Continue reading

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FAMILY BUSINESS RUN FROM SHED – Monday December 12 2011

– Nursing an air pistol as he sit in front of a makeshift drug lab, it seemed like happy days for this methyl-amphetamine “bad boy”. Working from a backyard shed at his south-east suburban property, he was a key player … Continue reading

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