Tag Archives: NSW Police Drug Squad

THE RAPID GROWTH OF MIDDLE EASTERN CRIME IN AUSTRALIA

– Former NSW detective Tim Priest was one of the front-line cops who lead the war against crime in the drug-ridden streets of Cabramatta. Yet he found himself waging his biggest battle not against the drug gangs but against the … Continue reading

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THE COPS, THE CROOKS AND THE KILLINGS – Friday June 14 2013

– Donald Mackay knew he was marked down as an enemy of the drug-growing families of the irrigated farmlands around Griffith, New South Wales, and the secret syndicate that ran them. He had been exposed as the covert informant of … Continue reading

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HOW MAFIA’S BLOODY HAND STRUCK DOWN ANTI-DRUGS CAMPAIGNER – Friday June 14 2013

– Griffith businessman Donald Mackay was murdered in 1977 because he had become a thorn in the side of the Calabrian mafia. He and wife Barbara had begun a public campaign against the booming marijuana trade in the NSW Riverina … Continue reading

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AIRPORT IN GRIP OF DRUG TRADE – Thursday December 20 2012

– An entrenched network of allegedly corrupt customs officers at Sydney Airport has been importing drugs with organised crime figures for several years in one of Australia’s most serious corruption scandals. At least 15 officials in Sydney Airport’s border security … Continue reading

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