Before I Sleep: My Life Fighting Crime and Corruption by Ray Whitrod,Matthew Condon

By Ray Whitrod,Matthew Condon

 In the early Nineteen Seventies, Queensland used to be a haven for crooks from each side of the legislation. It used to be into this hothouse that Ray Whitrod was once controversially appointed as police commissioner in 1970. simply six years later he resigned from the top position of the Queensland Police strength, now not keen to tolerate the interference of the Bjelke-Petersen govt. It was once a choice that the Fitzgerald Inquiry could later vindicate. Ray Whitrod rose throughout the ranks from police cadets in Adelaide to command not just the Queensland police however the Commonwealth and Papua New Guinea forces to boot. In wartime, he had knowledgeable and flown as a navigator with the RAF in Europe and the center East. After the struggle, he helped to chanced on ASIO, working either within the box and from at the back of a table. instantaneously a private memoir and a unprecedented insider’s view of the strength, this reissue of Before I Sleep has an creation via Matthew Condon, writer of Three Crooked Kings and Jacks and Jokers.

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