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Deeply tragic twist to mother’s murder

Posted by on Aug 17, 2017 in Australia, Crime, Europe, United Kingdom | 0 comments

TWO young boys have been orphaned after their mother was believed murdered by their father, who on Wednesday took his own life as police...

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Catholic Church rejects push to report abuse

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017 in Crime, News | 0 comments

The Catholic Church has rejected a push for a new crime of failure to report child sex abuse in institutions This post is from Daily...

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Teen on 30 credit card fraud charges

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

A TEENAGE girl from Narraweena has been charged with 30 offences that police allege are related to thefts from cars and the subsequent use...

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Body found in Northbridge alleyway

Posted by on Aug 14, 2017 in Crime, News | 0 comments

A CANNINGTON man has been found dead in an alleyway in Northbridge after a night out on Saturday. This post is from Daily Telegraph. Click...

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Georgetown Police Use Drone to Catch Burglar Hiding on Rooftop. Credit – Georgetown Police Department via Storyful

Posted by on Aug 11, 2017 in Crime, News | 0 comments

Newly released footage from police in Georgetown, Kentucky, shows an August 6 incident in which a drone was used to locate a burglar...

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Testosterone, rifle found in killer’s home after ex-girlfriend’s murder, court told

Posted by on Aug 10, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

A vial of testosterone and an unlicensed rifle was found by police in the home of murderer Dane Andrew Pilcher during a search two days...

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Why Cassie could get just 5 years

Posted by on Aug 10, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

THERE was surprise in Australia when it was revealed that accused drug smuggler Cassie Sainsbury had negotiated a plea bargain for a...

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Expensive prisons: Why spending more doesn’t make us feel safer

Posted by on Aug 8, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

Australia’s prison population is expanding at an unprecedented rate and we spend more on criminal justice than most other developed...

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Four hour mystery of mum’s murder

Posted by on Aug 8, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

THE body of a woman likely murdered in Far North Queensland was found by a friend in an isolated creek not far from his property. This...

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Xenophon calls for criminal penalties for ‘reckless’ banking bosses

Posted by on Aug 6, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

Banking executives and board members who are complicit in money laundering or fraud should face jail terms, Senator Nick Xenophon says, in...

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Europol Sends Tongue-in-Cheek Postcards to Most Wanted Criminals. Credit – YouTube/EUROPOLtube via Storyful

Posted by on Aug 4, 2017 in Crime, Europe, News | 0 comments

Europol has debuted a series of tongue-in-cheek “wish you were here” postcards in a bid to track down its most...

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What is hydrogen sulphide, and how could it be used in a terror attack?

Posted by on Aug 4, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

How would the “rotten egg gas” be used in a terrorist attack, and how deadly would it be? Expert Greg Barton explains what you...

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‘I call him my rapist’: Women accusing men of rape take justice into their own hands

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

Fed up with official channels, Lauren Ingram used social media to expose the identity of her alleged rapist. It’s part of a bigger...

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160,000 people turned away: How the justice system is failing vulnerable Australians

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

All Australians have the right under the law to seek justice. But community legal centres are turning away 160,000 people a year and...

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LNP candidate for Cairns Sam Marino says crime and living costs the are top concerns in FNQ

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

LNP candidate for Cairns Sam Marino has been doorknocking across the electorate and says crime and living costs the are top concerns in...

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Unwitting passenger ‘blown up without knowing’

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

AN UNWITTING passenger may have been used to smuggle a bomb on board a plane as part of the alleged terror plot disrupted in Sydney. This...

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‘It was as close as we ever came’

Posted by on Jul 31, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

AUSTRALIA came close to a major terror attack after an international flight was earmarked by suicide bombers before the alleged Sydney...

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Manslaughter charges against Australian over PNG ferry disaster dismissed

Posted by on Jul 31, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

A court in Papua New Guinea dismisses manslaughter charges against the Australian owner of a ferry which capsized in 2012, killing at...

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Meth deaths double in six years

Posted by on Jul 31, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

THE number of Australians killed as a result of methamphetamine use has doubled in just six years, shocking new data shows. This post is...

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Melbourne brawl shuts down street

Posted by on Jul 30, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

POLICE have made several arrests following a massive brawl involving about a dozen people erupted in Southbank, Melbourne late Saturday...

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