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Corruption and crime syndicates threaten border security

Australian Border Force Uniform

People smugglers and crime gangs are systemically rorting Australia's working and student visa programs in various scams involving suspected corrupt immigration officials, employers and migration agents.

Clarification: Mick Gatto

Mick Gatto

Mick Gatto has complained that in an article titled "Judge bribes, military arms sought: the Mafia's alleged Australian operations", Fairfax suggested that he is associated with illegal cannabis transportation. Fairfax acknowledges that Mr Gatto has not been charged with or found guilty of drug trafficking. If the article suggested association with drugs, Fairfax apologises.

Roger Rogerson - bent, bad and now behind bars

Roger Rogerson is escorted from court during his trial for the murder of Jamie Gao.

The trouble was when he wasn't in the mood he was a first class crook. The type of cop who would race into your burning house to save a child then steal your wallet on the way out.