Tag Archives: Victoria Police Drug Squad

Rogerson’s Corrupt Web Of Darkness

June 18th, 2016 With Roger Rogerson safely behind bars with his reputation destroyed beyond defamation, his secret connections with Victorian criminals and corrupt police have come under new scrutiny. Rogerson has always been blamed in underworld and police circles for heading … Continue reading

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Over 25 years in homicide, Ron Iddles, has arguably achieved more results than any other homicide cop in the country. 

March 23rd, 2014 Between five and six each weekday morning, Steven Bradley caught the bus to a Brisbane veterinary surgery to groom people’s pets and mop the floors. But on Wednesday, March 12, Victoria’s best-known homicide cop, Ron Iddles, knocked … Continue reading

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FORMER DETECTIVE UNWILLING TO PRESENT EVIDENCE AT MURDER INQUEST

Thursday September 19 2013 – A former drug squad detective once accused of killing police informer Terence Hodson says he is not interested in giving evidence at an inquest. Paul Dale spent seven months in jail after being charged with … Continue reading

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FORMER DETECTIVE BACK IN PRISON

Tuesday September 17 2013 – A bent detective jailed a decade ago after a clean-up of the disgraced drug Squad is again behind bars. Former cop Matthew James Bunning appeared at the Heidelberg Magistrates Court on Thursday – the day … Continue reading

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UNSOLVED MURDER MAY PROVIDE FINAL TWIST

September 7 2013 – Newsflash: Crooks tell lies. Hold the front page. Breaking news: Corrupt coppers say they are innocent victims of giant conspiracies. Roll the presses. But not everyone accused of a crime is guilty and sometimes the innocent … 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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POLICE INFORMER’S SON TELLS COURT DETECTIVE THREATENED TO SHOOT AND KILL HIS FATHER

Friday July 25 2014 – A coronial inquest has been told that a former Victoria Police Drug Squad officer had told a now murdered police informer, that should he ever betray him, he would shoot him. Andrew Hodson told the … Continue reading

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A LIFE COPPED SWEET DESPITE SOME BUMPS – Saturday July 13

– it is a scene oft repeated: the father in the passenger seat quietly telling his daughter to slow down while she tells him not to fuss as she is perfectly in control. The difference is we are travelling at … Continue reading

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DRUG MARKET ON THE MOVE – Monday July 1 2013

– Ice dealers are moving away from inner-city hot spots to the suburbs. Police data released exclusively to the Herald Sun shows Melbourne’s fast growing outer suburbs have an ever-increasing number of drug users and dealers. Investigators have warned criminal … 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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