outlaw motorcycle gang

outlaw motorcycle gang

Police dismantle Satudarah OMCG's Sydney chapter

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Police have charged four men and dismantled the Sydney chapter of the Satudarah outlaw motorcycle gang (OMCG). In February 2015, the Gangs Squad’s Strike Force Raptor became aware of attempts by the Satudarah OMCG to start new chapters in NSW. Following an extensive investigation, Strike Force Raptor arrested four members of the Satudarah during an operation last week. On Tuesday 5 January 2016, a 22-year-old man was arrested at Ryde Police Station and charged with possess prohibited drug, supply prohibited drug, and habitually consort with convicted offender after warning. He has been granted strict conditional bail and is due to appear at Bankstown Local Court on Wednesday 27 January 2016. On Wednesday 6 January 2016, two men – aged 30 and 31 – were arrested at Parramatta Police Station. The 31-year-old man was charged with habitually consort with convicted offender after warning. He has been granted strict conditional bail and is due to appear at Parramatta Local Court on Thursday 11 February 2016. The 30-year-old man, alleged to be the Chapter President, was charged with publish false misleading material to obtain property. He is due to appear at Parramatta Local Court on Thursday 11 February 2016. On Wednesday 2 December 2015 the same man was charged with offences including use offensive weapon with intent to commit an indictable offence, assault and malicious damage after an incident on Friday 20 November 2015. Police will allege in court that during the incident, which occurred at Menai, the man used a knife to assault another man. He was refused bail in relation to that matter which is due to be heard before Bankstown Local Court on 8 February 2016. A 29-year-old man was issued a Future Court Attendance Notice for hinder police. He is due to appear at Bankstown Local Court on Wednesday 27 January 2016. As part of the investigation, Strike Force Raptor had previously executed a search warrant at the Satudarah OMCG clubhouse in Bankstown on Thursday 5 November 2015, where they seized methylamphetamine (Ice), OMCG colours and paraphernalia, and items related to firearm possession. The club house was shut down at this time and remains closed. Anyone with information to assist police with information about the activities of OMCGs is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report it directly to detectives from the Gangs Squad’s Strike Force Raptor via their online reporting page: https://www1.police.nsw.gov.au/Default.aspx?id=49. Photographs and videos can be uploaded to the online reporting page. Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages. Strike Force Raptor was established by State Crime Command’s Gangs Squad in 2009. It is a proactive and high-impact operation targeting outlaw motorcycle gangs and any associated criminal enterprises.