The Day They Blew Up The Police Station: The Russell Street Bombing

Retired Victoria Police Chief Inspector Rob Bailey has seen a lot over the course of his career. Among many other things, he was part of the legendary Victorian armed robbery squad in its heyday, and he was an eyewitness to what remains the most audacious attack ever carried out by the criminal underworld against Australian law enforcement, the bombing of Police Headquarters in Melbourne’s Russell Street.

Warning: please be advised this episode contains graphic content.

Show notes for Episode 98:

Your hosts are Meshel Laurie and Emily Webb

With thanks to Rob Bailey

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