corruption

  1. Kurve

    Current Dozens exhumed from mass graves at the home of former police officer - El Salvador

    Hugo Ernesto Osorio Chavez who has previously been under investigation for sex crimes is a serial killer. Most of the remains being exhumed from his backyard are female, it's estimated up to forty but more people who believed their missing relatives, men and women of all ages could be among...
  2. Run n Spread

    Current General Crime Chat: disturbing killers, other crimes and miscellaneous stuff

    A man has been sentenced to prison for "spitting." Meanwhile we have police too squeamish to shoot dead a terrorist or call in a Counter Terroism Unit at the least until 18 hours after the fact (circa 2014 Lyndt siege) and a Cardinal (one of the most powerful men in the world) in one of the most...
  3. Kurve

    Current Royal Commission into Lawyer X gangland convictions on tainted evidence & police corruption

    Royal Commission into the Management of Police Informants The biggest scandal in Victoria's legal history. Dozens of criminals are soon to claim that their convictions were tainted by systemic police misconduct during and after Melbourne's gangland war. The systemic wrongdoing, which was...
  4. Kurve

    Current Australian Crime Biographies

    Twisting and rewriting the history in many of them I suspect but I'd probably be tempted to write myself into a more flattering, or 'good chick' frame. Some of them are a great read if not nearly always as 'unflinching' as described. And winning literary prizes! Judy Moran's book wasn't one...
  5. Kurve

    Current Victoria Police Corruption - Two officers charged assaults & 'excessive use of force'

    Two Victorian police officers accused of using excessive force on a Melbourne man have been charged by the state's anti-corruption watchdog. The Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission charged a constable with unlawful assault and assault with a weapon, and a senior constable with...
  6. richoatthedisco

    Oh, look - Richmond plays Norf at Etihad - A-*******-GAIN!

    There's equalisation, and there's manipulation. Ah, the ALF FIXture. This week, the powers that be pinheads have once again decreed that Richmond should play Norf at Etihad. It marks our seventh straight regular season meeting with Norf at their home ground, and nine of the past 10. In fact...
  7. David Schwarz

    St. Kilda and umpires - the eternal friendship

    So there's been a lot of people (read: just one) that have been quick to get the tinfoil out over our 20-8 free kick ratio last Saturday. Curiously, I pondered whether this was the most one sided GF performance from the umps ever. After trawling through the ever reliable footywire website for...