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Detective Sergeant Roger "The Dodger" Rogerson got fame because he knew how to take care of most dangerous and violent criminals. His success was, however, also due to the sinister alliance with violent underworld figures like Neddy Smith who got police protection in exchange for tips and money. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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One of the most shocking chapters in the history of Australian Law Enforcement! See more »

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Corrupção E Morte  »

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The broadcast of this film in New South Wales was delayed for six years due to Neddy Smith's appeal against his life sentence. See more »

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Arthur "Neddy" Smith: Something's up mate.
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30 July 2001 | by (Bremen (by way of Melbourne, Australia)) – See all my reviews

It says a lot about the accuracy of information in this series that it was not shown on TV in New South Wales (the Australian state where the action takes place) during the trials and inquiries (including a Royal Commission into corruption in the NSW police force) involving the main 'characters'. The story is just astounding.... hard to believe these were the daily activities of the NSW police. Excellent acting throughout, including that of Alex Dimitriades, which convinced me that he is not just the pretty boy of 'Heartbreak High'. It really was compulsive viewing for me when it was first screened.


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