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20 November 2009

Age (Melbourne)

The personal aide to Victoria Police Chief Commissioner Simon Overland carried a semi-automatic pistol, police confirmed last night. A spokesman said Mr Overland, who has headed inquiries including the anti-underworld Purana Taskforce, was a public figure and had a high profile as a result of his position. He said the aide had undertaken appropriate training courses to use the firearm, believed to be a Glock 9mm pistol. Mr Overland has spearheaded anti-violence... (

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