Crime - Australia

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'Hell scared': how a terrified homeless boy found himself locked up alone in the 'hole'
The child’s story: Louie has been in and out of juvenile detention most of his young adult life. He tells of how he’d pretend to be on the phone to family just to stay a few minutes longer out of solitary

Laura Murphy-Oates

17, Jan, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Victoria police believe Tullamarine woman killed herself and three children
Police release woman’s husband without charge after four bodies were found in house in Melbourne’s north

Nino Bucci

15, Jan, 2021 @5:00 AM

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‘I will take care of you’: how Melissa Caddick allegedly siphoned millions from clients before disappearance
The missing businesswoman is suspected of using her clients’ investments to fund her own lavish lifestyle

Nino Bucci

19, Dec, 2020 @7:00 PM

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Tony Mokbel conviction quashed as fallout from Lawyer X scandal rumbles on
Drug baron remains in jail while he appeals other guilty verdicts citing involvement of lawyer-turned-police informant Nicola Gobbo

Nino Bucci

15, Dec, 2020 @8:56 AM

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Alleged neo-Nazi teenager charged with encouraging a 'mass casualty' terror attack
The 18-year-old from Albury, New South Wales was arrested after allegedly expressing extreme rightwing views and supporting a ‘mass casualty event’

Michael McGowan

10, Dec, 2020 @12:11 AM

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Woman charged with murder following Melbourne house fire that killed three
A 46-year-old woman was arrested after a fire swept through a Point Cook townhouse on Wednesday morning, killing a couple and newborn baby

Luke Henriques-Gomes with Australian Associated Press

03, Dec, 2020 @7:02 AM

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'Heartbreaking end to a life': alleged domestic violence deaths in Australia in 2020
This is a list of women who have died in Australia this year in a domestic setting or allegedly at the hands of someone they knew

Else Kennedy

30, Nov, 2020 @7:00 PM

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Former journalist charged with planning terrorist attack in Queensland
James Waugh faced court on Saturday charged with ‘planning to undertake a terrorist act in the Bundaberg region’

Elias Visontay

29, Nov, 2020 @2:22 AM

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Sexual offences review says consent must be communicated 'through words or actions'
Report sparked by Luke Lazarus case does not suggest changing NSW definition but rather adding specific examples of non-consent

Naaman Zhou

19, Nov, 2020 @3:21 AM

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Criminalising coercive control may not make women and children safer, family violence advocates warn
The parents of Hannah Clarke believe she could have been saved if her estranged husband had been arrested for his controlling behaviour

Nino Bucci

18, Nov, 2020 @4:30 PM

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Lloyd and Sue Clarke: 'Coercive control laws could have saved Hannah and her three children'
Their learning curve in 2020 has been steep and brutal. Now the parents of Hannah Clarke, murdered with her three children, want to raise awareness about coercive control

Amanda Gearing

16, Nov, 2020 @4:30 PM

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'I fell asleep at the wheel': my life changed the day my partner died | Rhonda Davis
Mat was killed when the car rolled on our way home from a party. I was jailed for five years

Rhonda Davis

16, Nov, 2020 @4:30 PM

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