Strathfield Municipal Council - allegations of bribery (Operation Cordoba)
The ICAC investigated circumstances surrounding the payment of money to the then Mayor of Strathfield, including the relationships between certain councillors, developers and others in relation to property developments.
In its report on this investigation, made public on 23 June 2005, the ICAC made findings of corrupt conduct against the Mayor, a Strathfield councillor, a then-serving NSW police officer and another individual. The ICAC stated its opinion that consideration be given to obtaining the advice of the Director of Public Prosecutions with respect to the prosecution of those four persons, and two other additional persons, for specified offences. No corruption prevention recommendations were made.
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