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Author Ryan, Denis, author

Title Unholy trinity : the hunt for the paedophile priest Monsignor John Day / Denis Ryan and Peter Hoysted
Published Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2013
Crows Nest, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2013


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 W'PONDS  364.15309945 Rya/Utt  AVAILABLE
 W'PONDS  364.15309945 Rya/Utt  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 263 pages, 16 pages of plates : some colour illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
regular print
Contents Prologue: An extraordinary coincidence -- On the beat -- Ditching the uniform -- The deep north -- Confessions -- Power without glory -- The Catholic Mafia -- The smother -- A brush with scandal -- Bloodied but unbowed -- Afterword -- Day and the darkness: three victims speak
Summary One policeman's desperate and moving account of how he tried for decades to bring a paedophile priest to justice - but was blocked by not only the Catholic Church but by his own police force
Analysis Catholic Church
Child sexual abuse
Police corruption
State police forces
Criminal investigation
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliography
Subject Day, John Michael Joseph, 1904-1978
Day, John.
Ryan, Denis, 1931-
Ryan, Denis.
Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Sexual behaviour
Catholic Church -- Discipline.
Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Sexual behavior.
Child sexual abuse by clergy -- Australia -- Victoria.
Child sexual abuse by clergy -- Australia.
Child sexual abuse -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church
Police corruption -- Australia -- Victoria.
Sex crimes -- Australia -- Victoria.
Author Hoysted, Peter, author
ISBN 9781743314029 (paperback)
Other Titles Unholy trinity : the hunt for the pedophile priest Monsignor John Day