Ivan Milat and George Savvas – Attempted Escape ?

Ivan Milat, and his cellmate, drugs baron George Savvas, were in separate jails last night after a daring escape plot was foiled. A joint task force, code-named Operation Bengal, raided the maximum security wing at Maitland jail just hours before Milat, Savvas and two prison accomplices planned to stage a break-out. "They were prepared to … Continue reading Ivan Milat and George Savvas – Attempted Escape ?

Letter to Chalinder : July 20, 1994

Ivan Milat’s letter to his girlfriend, Chalinder Hughes, from Long Bay Jail. The spelling mistakes are his. Ivan spelled her name “Chalinda” and used to call her “Cylinder” because he couldn’t pronounce her name. My dear ChalindaHi how are you. I am OK, as you know I got your letter yesterday don't worry about what them … Continue reading Letter to Chalinder : July 20, 1994

“They’re watching me. They’re keeping an eye on me.”

Surveillance photo, 1994. In April 1994, a colleague of Ivan Milat, Don Borthwick, was interviewed by the Task Force Air. He arranged for the officer to conduct the interview at his office, Borthwick and Pengilly Asphalt Pty Ltd in St Clair. Said it was a routine enquiry. Ivan was one of many people they were … Continue reading “They’re watching me. They’re keeping an eye on me.”