Tag Archives: Victoria Police Clandestine Laboratory Squad

TWO MEN ARRESTED AFTER POLICE RAID

Wednesday August 21 2013 – Police dismantled an alleged drug laboratory and arrested two men yesterday. Police raided a business in Moore Road, Airport a West, and found “a significant amount of chemicals”. “Detectives are conducting ongoing inquiries as to … Continue reading

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CRIME IN THE KITCHEN, CRACKDOWN ON PARENTS TURNING HOME INTO DRUG LAB – Monday August 12 2013

– Only hours before, a kitchen is used to make a family dinner. But with the kids fed, bathed and in bed, it now becomes a fully operational, clandestine drug lab. Everything from the oven, dishwasher, kettle, sink and fridge … Continue reading

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HILLSIDE MAN IN COURT ON DRUGS CHARGES – Monday May 6 2013

– A man will face court this morning after a police investigation into the manufacture of illicit drugs. The Clandestine Laboratory Squad raided a home in Hillside, in Melbourne’s north-west, at 9am yesterday. Scott Hamilton, from Hillside,maws arrested at The … Continue reading

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THREE ARRESTED OVER DRUG OFFENCES AFTER POLICE RAID – Monday May 6 2013

– Three people have been arrested in relation to illicit drug activity after police raided a property north-west of Melbourne on Saturday. A warrant was executed at a Hillside address about 9am, with local police officers operating in tandem with … Continue reading

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RYAN ACCOMPLICE HELD OVER DRUGS LAB – Thursday March 21 2013

– The man who escaped from Pentridge Prison with Ronald Ryan – the last man hanged in Australia – has been arrested over a sophisticated, clandestine drug lab discovered in a small Wimmera town. Peter John Walker, 71, was arrested … Continue reading

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CROOKED BOUNCE INTO ARMS OF CRIMS – Saturday February 9 2013

– The undercover detective didn’t need to check official records to identify the heavy lurking in the corner of the pub, there to protect one of Australia’s biggest speed dealers. Just a few weeks earlier, the policeman, along with 60,000 … Continue reading

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DRUGS LINK TO MURDER – Saturday June 30 2012

– The Clandestine Laboratory Squad swept the home of a man found dead on Thursday night after suspicious substances were found by police. Friends of the 29-year-old discovered the victim just before 9pm. Detective Inspector John Potter, from the Homicide … Continue reading

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FAMILY BUSINESS RUN FROM SHED – Monday December 12 2011

– Nursing an air pistol as he sit in front of a makeshift drug lab, it seemed like happy days for this methyl-amphetamine “bad boy”. Working from a backyard shed at his south-east suburban property, he was a key player … Continue reading

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HAIR TEST FOR DRUG DEALERS’ CHILDREN

Monday December 12 2011 – Police plan to crack down on parent who set up drug factories in the home by testing their children’s hair for chemical exposure. Investigators say they are fed up with finding children whose lives have … Continue reading

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