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In her own words: Why a top criminal barrister became Informer 3838
Informer 3838 is a Victorian defence barrister who has represented a who’s who of Melbourne’s underworld, including major drug traffickers, murderers and Mafia figures.
- The Age
She began providing information to police in mid-2003 and was a registered informer from 2005 to 2009, providing information about criminal associates and clients, some while she was simultaneously representing them in plea deals and court proceedings.
She received a $2.88 million compensation payment from Victoria Police in 2010.
Informer 3838 no longer has a…