Tag Archives: South Yarra

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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BOTTOM FEEDERS: A TALE OF TWO TONIES – Saturday April 27 2013

– Elite units often adopt animal mascots such as tigers, bulldogs or even Tassie devils to illustrate their fighting spirit. So it remains a mystery why the Purana Ganglands Taskforce concluded the most appropriate creature to represent it was a … Continue reading

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CLUB LINK TO DRUG DEALER – Thursday February 7 2013

– A convicted drug trafficker who calls himself Dr Ageless supplied the Essendon Football Club with potentially illegal substances. Biochemist Shane Charter is alleged to have provided sports scientists associated with the club with supplements sourced from Asia. It is … Continue reading

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DYING VOW TO EXPOSE BUGGING BREACH – Monday May 21 2012

– A dying police hero has accused Victoria’s most senior crime-fighter of improperly using information heard on a phone tap. Former Detective John Kapetanovski made the explosive allegation against Victoria Police Deputy Commissioner (Crime) Graham Ashton, in a dying declaration … Continue reading

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