A Grave Injustice: The Police Strike of 1923

01.12.2012

tags: Victoria, Strike, VicPol, Industrial Relations, Melbourne,

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An overview of one of the most dramatic episodes in Australian police history - when police went on strike and anarchy reigned.

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The Weightman Murders: Strike Force Tenos

01.12.2012

tags: Homicide, murder, NSW Police, Weightman, Donai,

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What drives a son to murder his parents? This detailed case study explores how the son and his accomplice almost escaped justice, and how police were able to learn from past mistakes and errors.

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Objective Completed: Training Afghan Police

01.12.2012

tags: AFP, Afghanistan, Capacity Building, Training,

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A history of the support given by the Australian Federal Police to the Afghan National Police's Tarin Kowt Provincial Training Centre.

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The Corpse in the Culvert

01.09.2012

tags: NSW Police, Homicide, Murder, LSD, Drugs, Wollongong,

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A case study of a brutal and senseless murder involving illicit drugs and alcohol.

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The Auburn Tragedy: The Murder of Constable Long

01.09.2012

tags: NSW Police Force, Murder, Auburn, NSW,

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A worthy article remembering the service of Constable Samuel William Long, who was murdered during the evening of 19 January 1903, when he disturbed a burglary in progress.

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One Stop Tactical Shop

01.09.2012

tags: AFP, Tactical Policing,

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The Australian Federal Police has consolidated its various tactical capabilities into one specialist team with international reach.

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Police Patches: the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force

19.08.2012

tags: Police Patches, Solomon Islands, Royal Solomon Islands Police Force,

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The outside back cover of each issue of the Australian Police Journal features an iconic element of police force uniforms from Australasia and the South West Pacific.

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‘9/11’ - Emergency Response

06.08.2012

tags: 911, New York, Terrorism, Emergency Response, Command & Control, C3, C2,

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This is an updated version of a 2002 APJ article titled ‘‘9/11’ The World Trade Centre Attacks'. It focusses on the Command & Control aspects of the emergency response operation.

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Reducing Indigenous Youth Incarceration

05.08.2012

tags: Criterion Conference, Indigenous,

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An important conference designed to address new methods of reducing incarceration rates for indigenous youths.

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Western Australian Police Help To Clear Land Mines

01.06.2012

tags: Western Australia Police, Landmines,

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This article outlines how some officers from the Western Australia Police are helping in the effort to clear land mines in Cambodia.

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