On 14 December 1988, 4ZZZ was taken off air and forcibly evicted from its UQ premises by the then student union executive, headed by one Victoria Brazil. The move prompted many previously apolitical students to take a firm stand against the move and to rally support for the station. While Zed was not to return to the premises its' volunteers had helped hand-build, unprecedented community support saw the station live to fight another day.
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.