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ACCUSED PEOPLE SMUGGLER ‘WAS AFP INFORMER’ – Thursday May 16 2013

– The alleged people-smuggling boss Sayed Abbas, wanted in Australia on several charges, claims he was a police informer before being abandoned by his handlers. Mr Abbas is fighting his extradition from Indonesia to Australia, where authorities want to prosecute … Continue reading

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NOW IT’S HIGGS IN THE CAN – Wednesday May 1 2013

– It was supposed to be a straightforward armed robbery when John William Samuel Higgs and his three mates bailed up a West Meadows chicken farmer called Vincent Dugan. The gang surprised the farmer outside his home around 9:50pm on … Continue reading

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DALE SUES STATE OVER DEGRADING TREATMENT – Wednesday April 3 2013

– A former Drug Squad detective is suing the state of Victoria over alleged mistreatment when he was locked up in Barwon Prison awaiting trial over the murder of a police informer and his wife. Paul Dale claims his human … Continue reading

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VICTORIA’S MR TEFLON – Sunday March 31 2013

– With his acquittal Thursday from charges of lying to the Australian Crime Commission, Paul Dale has beaten everything those that say he is bent have thrown at him. Over the past 10 years he’s been sacked from the police … Continue reading

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EX-COP NOT GUILTY OF CORRUPTION – Friday March 29 2013

– Ex-cop Paul Dale broke down sobbing last night as he was cleared of lying to the Australian Crime Commission about his relationship with slain gangland kingpin Carl Williams. Mr Dale looked relieved as a Supreme Court jury delivered its … 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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DID BARRISTER KNOW OF PLOT? – Friday March 8 2013

– An ex-detective was quizzed by the nation’ stop crime-fighting body about whether a high-profile criminal barrister had prior knowledge of a double murder, a jury heard yesterday. Paul Dale, who has pleaded not guilty to lying to the Australian … Continue reading

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DALE ADMITTED AFFAIRS – Friday March 8 2013

– During questioning by the Australian Crime Commission in 2008, Drug Squad Detective Paul Dale admitted having had a number of extramarital affairs, including one with barrister Nicola Gobbo, a court has heard. Mr Dale told investigators he did not … Continue reading

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CRIMINAL ‘FEARED DEATH’ – Wednesday March 6 2013

– A career criminal with links to some of the state’s most notorious figures feared he would be murdered by former detective Paul Dale, a court heard yesterday. The allegation emerged on day four of the trial of Mr Dale, … Continue reading

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