Tag Archives: Victoria Police Echo Taskforce

BIKIE WANTS HIS GUNS BACK

Monday September 9 2013 – A senior member of the Finks motorcycle gang wants police to return his guns after they were seized in a fiery raid. Frank Dieni, the sergeant-at-arms of the club’s South Melbourne chapter, says Victoria Police … Continue reading

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NEXT CHAPTER OF BIKIE WAR NOT FAR AWAY

Wednesday August 28 2013 – Another battle in the bloodiest bikie war in history could erupt in Victoria as the Hells Angels move against members of the notorious Canadian gang Rock Machine. Police say Rock Machine members trying to establish … Continue reading

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BOOZE RAID ON BIKIE CLUBHOUSE

Saturday August 24 2013 – Police raided a Hells Angels clubhouse after the outlaw motorcycle gang advertised a party for tonight. Detectives from Taskforce Echo and the Public Order Response Team raided the fortified bikie venue in Alphington at 2pm … Continue reading

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POLICE DISRUPT HELLS ANGELS PARTY PLANS

Saturday August 24 2013 – Police have raided a Hells Angels bikie clubhouse ahead of a huge party planned at the venue. The Alphington clubhouse was raided on Friday afternoon by Echo Taskforce detectives concerned that the outlaw bikie gang … Continue reading

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BIKIE DRUG BOAT, POLICE PROBE CRIME GANG LINK TO SPIRIT OF TASMANIA – Friday August 9 2013 –

– The Spirit of Tasmania is at the heart of a police investigation into criminals with links to Bandido bikie enforcer Toby Mitchell. A multi-agency probe is under way into fears of gun and drug trafficking on the ferry. Port … Continue reading

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BIKIE LAIR RAIDED, POLICE SCOUR CLUBHOUSE AFTER DRIVE-BY SHOOTING – Thursday August 8 2013

– Police raided an outlaw motorcycle gang clubhouse in Yarraville yesterday, seizing drugs and weapons. A suspected bikie was arrested on charges of assaulting police and resisting arrest after officers swooped just after 10am. The raid by the Echo Taskforce … Continue reading

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FALSE SCRIPT CHARGE – Tuesday August 6 2013

– The son-in-law of senior Hells Angel Peter “Skitzo” Hewat has been charged with perverting the course of justice after allegedly convincing a suburban doctor to write a false prescription for steroids and testosterone found at Hewat’s house. Mr Hewat … Continue reading

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POLICE AND BOSSES SECRET MEETING ON BIKIES, DRUG TRAFFICKING FEARS – Monday August 5 2013

– A secret meeting of building industry bosses has raised concerns that bikies employed as labourers on Victorian building sites are selling illegal drugs. Police were told of organised trafficking of “ice” on building sites at the high-level meeting in … Continue reading

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MOTORCYCLE CLUB FIGHTS REVOKING OF FIREARMS LICENCES – Wednesday July 24 2013

– The Hells Angels met members from associate outlaw motorbike clubs only hours before the shooting of Bandidos sergeant-at-arms Toby Mitchell to brief them on the ambush, the Firearms Appeals Committee has heard. The committee is hearing an appeal by … Continue reading

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