A meticulously researched and candid history of the Victoria Police
Robert Haldane is an author and historian based in East Gippsland, Victoria. He served in the Victoria Police Force for almost thirty-four years, retiring at the rank of superintendent in August 2001. In addition to extensive operational experience as a uniformed officer and detective, his police career included positions as a staff officer, industrial relations officer, research officer and editor of the Victoria Police news magazine Police Life. In the world after the force, Robert has been involved in regional development, a deputy mayor, a food reviewer and food writer, and a contributor to lifestyle magazines and history journals.