Tag Archives: Tony Mokbel

FORMER DETECTIVE CHALLENGES POLICE TO RE-INVESTIGATE GANGLAND MURDERS

Monday August 26 2013 – A Calabrian-mafia boss is among several people former detective Paul Dale has identified as suspects in the execution of Terence and Christine Hodson. Mr Dale has challenged Victoria Police to re-investigate the unsolved murders, despite … Continue reading

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MOKBEL BLAMED FOR MURDER

Saturday August 24 2013 – An ex-cop suspected of organising the murders of police informer Terry Hodson and wife Christine has blamed drug boss Tony Mokbel in a new book. Former drug squad detective Paul Dale says in Disgraced: The … Continue reading

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FORGOTTEN CASUALTY OF THE GANGLAND WAR – Monday June 24 2013

– It was the forgotten murder of Victoria’s underworld killings, a small-time Queensland drug criminal who was found dumped on Melbourne’s western fringe in November 2001. Among the thieves and drug dealers of the underworld, Wayne Boyd’s execution was known … Continue reading

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HOW MOKBEL’S GREEK DRAMA PLAYED OUT – Saturday June 15 2013

– The Australian police didn’t need an interpreter to know they were losing the crowd and were likely to come home with nothing more valuable than a duty-free bottle of ouzo. In the smoke-filled briefing room of the Greek Anti-Drug … 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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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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MEET MR BIG…MUSCLES, TATTS AND BIKIE MATES – Thursday March 28 2013

– Gym owner Tony Doherty is a man who doesn’t discriminate. Much like the courts, his gyms are among the few places where elite sportspeople rub shoulders with underworld figures, policemen – even judges. Sometimes they are scenes of drama. … Continue reading

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RICH CRIMINALS ESCAPE STATE LAWS – Sunday March 17 2013

– Victoria Police has been forced to refer multimillion-dollar alleged proceeds of crime cases to its federal counterparts because of fears state laws are inadequate to launch a prosecution. One organised crime figure, who cannot be named, has amassed a … Continue reading

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COPPER WHO SAVED CARL – Tuesday March 5 2013

– Former detective Paul Dale supplied late underworld killer Carl Williams with information and tipped him off about police surveillance on a drug lab, it has been alleged in court. A former criminal associate of Williams, referred to as only … Continue reading

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TOP BANDIDO SHOT IN AMBUSH – Sunday March 3 2013

– Bandidos motorcycle club enforcer Toby Mitchell has survived a second attempt on his life after he was ambushed on Friday night and his car riddled with bullets at a Melton industrial estate. Victoria police has refused to confirm the … Continue reading

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