Tag Archives: Sunday Herald Sun newspaper

PEASANT WORKERS IMPORTED TO GROW DOPE – Sunday April 14 2013

– Vietnamese crime gangs are bringing peasants from Asia to operate high tech cannabis “grow houses” in suburban Melbourne in a burgeoning drug racket. Victoria Police figures released to the ‘Sunday Herald Sun’ reveal almost 50% of people charged with … Continue reading

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TEEN BEGS MATE TO HANG ON FOR LIFE – Sunday March 24 2013

– The teenage survivor of a horror crash yesterday morning has described how he held his mate’s hands in his final moments, pleading with him to survive. Sale men Peter Clarke, 18, and Daniel Marinovich, 23, died when they were … Continue reading

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BIKIE RANKS SOAR – Sunday March 24 2013

– Victoria’s outlaw bikie numbers are exploding as gangs turn to prisons to recruit new members and the threat of an all-out war looms. It can be revealed that there are now 1200 fully patched outlaw bikies within the state, … Continue reading

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RUDD FOIs OWN LETTERS – Sunday February 10 2103

– Kevin Rudd has revealed he leaked hundreds of pages of documents relating to his complaints to the federal police over Operation Mesco, the investigation into the leak of his expletive-laden video. In a bizarre development, Mr Rudd has confirmed … Continue reading

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ELITE COPS’ FURY AT CORONER – Sunday February 10 2013

– Four Special Operations Group police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man wanted for murder have taken the sensational step of asking a coroner to disqualify herself from the ongoing inquest. Coroner Jane Hendtlass had heard 14 … Continue reading

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BOSS PAID $1 MILLION IN ONE DAY – Sunday February 10 2013

– The director of a group of aged care homes sanctioned for poor patient care and under investigation by the Coroner over a resident’s death was paid a $1 million on one day. A two-month Sunday Herald Sun investigation has … Continue reading

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WE ARE BANDIDOS…HEAR OUR ROAR – Sunday December 2 2012

– Interstate bikies descended on a quiet Melbourne street yesterday in a bold and loud show of strength. More than 100 Bandidos gang members – including scores of Gold Coast chapter members – roared on motorcycles into the club’s East … Continue reading

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SARAH A MURDER INQUIRY – Sunday November 18 2012

– Homicide Squad detectives have taken over the investigation into missing young woman Sarah Cafferkey. Victoria Police said the length of time the 22-year-old has been missing, her mobile and bank account not being used and the discovery of her … Continue reading

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SACKED COP NOW SECURITY BOSS – Sunday November 11 2012

– A controversial detective forced out of Victoria Police is now a senior manager at the security company running the Manus Island immigration detention centre. Kerry McNamara left the police force in 1998 amid claims of assault and theft, including … Continue reading

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