Tag Archives: Victoria Police Assistant Commissioner (Crime) Steve Fontana

POLICE SEEK INTERVIEW – Thursday July 11 2013

– Detectives want to interview star Collingwood player Harry O’Brien over his revelations he can identify the killer who shot dead a man in South America. O’Brien has said he had fears for his life after he witnessed the shooting … Continue reading

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POLICE CRACKDOWN AIMS TO AVERT ALL-OUT GANG WAR – Thursday March 7 2013

– A falling out between Toby Mitchell and Lebanese members of the Bandidos has sparked fears of a war between the gang and the Hells Angels. Several Lebanese crime figures associated with the Bandidos are believed to have been recruited … Continue reading

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FEAR OF GANGS FEUD RAISES DOOMSDAY SCENARIO – Wednesday March 6 2013

– In the world of outlaw motorcycle gangs there are tiffs, spats and feuds. And then there are full-blown bikie wars in which innocent bystanders tend to become crime statistics. On Tuesday, police took the extraordinary step of warning the … Continue reading

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POLICE BRACED FOR BLOODY BIKIE WAR – Wednesday March 6 2013

– Guns for hire are flooding into Victoria as a bloody feud between bikie gangs threatens to erupt. Senior police say that while the attempted murder of Bandidos’ sergeant-at-arms Toby Mitchell on Friday has raised fears of a war with … Continue reading

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GUNN OPERATOR TO TRACK FUGITIVES – Saturday February 2 2013

– For nearly 10 years the man who had shot a policeman and killed a security guard was waiting for a knock on the door. Although he had stolen a friend’s identity and moved interstate, he had to remain in … Continue reading

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HOUND HITS THE TRAIL OF FUGITIVES – Saturday February 2 2013

– Police have established a fugitive taskforce to track down armed offenders, bail jumpers, escapees and runaway sex offenders hiding throughout Australia. The unit, which has already tracked down and arrested hundreds of parole violators, has had its role widened … Continue reading

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