By Matthew Condon
Carrying on with on from the bestselling actual crime tales Three Crooked Kings and Jacks and Jokers, All Fall Down follows Terry Lewis as he turns into police commissioner and the period of corruption on the maximum degrees of the police and executive is going on. because the Queensland police develop into extra hooked up with their corrupt colleagues in Sydney, the period of heavy medicines and crime additionally starts. Tony Murphy and Glen Hallahan, of the unique “crooked kings,” develop into extra enmeshed with “The Joke” that's run via bagman Jack Herbert. All Fall Down introduces new characters, extra awesome habit open air the legislation by means of the legislations, and alongside how it charts the meteoric upward thrust of police commissioner Terry Lewis. yet with the arriving of the Fitzgerald Inquiry within the overdue Eighties, many will fall—and it’s no longer regularly the folks who should still. once more award-winning journalist and novelist Matthew Condon has drawn from unheard of entry to Terry Lewis, in addition to enormous quantities of interviews with key avid gamers and conspirators to craft the definitive account of the rise—and miraculous fall—of one guy, a complete nation, and over a iteration of corruption.
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Boards of Education Board of education records will contain teachers’ biographies, personal background information, and education (location), as well as students’ records. Private Sector Sources Finally, the private business sector of the community can provide many sources of information that can offer the investigator countless leads. Their cooperation is strictly voluntary; therefore, the professional manner in which the officer conducts the investigation may have a direct bearing on the degree of cooperation received.
Use prostitutes, girlfriends or boyfriends, or associates to attempt to seduce the officer; in so doing, the upper torso will be felt for body mikes, the waist area for weapons, and pockets for police credentials or anything else indicating an association with police work. Ask the officer questions about the cover story when the suspects already know the answers; the suspects hope to observe nervousness on the part of the officer. Ask the officer to furnish drugs to a friend or associate. Ask the officer to consume drugs furnished by the suspect.
An informant may be a person facing criminal charges who wishes to provide information in exchange for a lesser sentence or a reduction in criminal charges or a concerned citizen who offers information to the police out of a sense of civic duty. Additional valuable sources of information include leads from other law enforcement officers and agencies. These sources include officers in the investigator’s own department and in other jurisdictions who have knowledge about criminal activity in a given area.
All Fall Down by Matthew Condon