Before 4ZZ could start broadcasting in 1975, a transmitter was ordered from the U.S. But after it was lost on the dock in New York, 4ZZ's chief engineer at the time Ross Dannecker built the station's first transmitter.
Police officers charged with theft, drug trafficking, misconduct in public office, and possessing the proceeds of crime
When raids were carried out on the three properties in Melbourne, officers found a significant number of police files, including details of informers who had assisted with investigations.
Victoria Police says that a senior constable and a constable from Melbourne's north-west had been charged with drug trafficking, theft, misconduct in public office and possessing the proceeds of crime, they are scheduled to appear in court later this month.