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 was once 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 prepared to tolerate the interference of the Bjelke-Petersen executive. It was once a call that the Fitzgerald Inquiry might 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 besides. In wartime, he had informed and flown as a navigator with the RAF in Europe and the center East. After the conflict, he helped to stumbled on ASIO, working either within the box and from at the back of a table. without delay a private memoir and an extraordinary insider’s view of the strength, this reissue of Before I Sleep has an advent through Matthew Condon, writer of Three Crooked Kings and Jacks and Jokers.

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