Category Archives: Domestic Violence

A Man Buying Ice-Cream At A Service Station Was Allegedly Found With Handmade Firearms, Handcuffs And Weapons

September 22nd, 2016 A  Corio man allegedly found with handmade loaded firearms, cable tie handcuffs, balaclavas, weapons and duct tape outside a servo was “only there to buy ice cream”, a court has heard. Wayne Lunn, 36, who des­cribes himself … Continue reading

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November 25 2013 – Twenty nine people were killed in family violence attacks in Victoria last year, shocking new police figures show. The figures have been released after Victoria Police provided an analysis showing the true horror of family violence … Continue reading

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– Senior police have ordered an urgent review of the investigation into a Melbourne murder-suicide after discovering local detectives conducted the probe despite officers from the same station failing to respond to a call for help on the night of … Continue reading

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Police as Filter The police, as the first agency in the criminal justice process, are also of course the first agency to ‘filter out’ cases which although considered important enough by the public to report, are not considered so by … Continue reading

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I’m quite seriously in disbelief at this letter from Victoria Police in response to a complaint being made by a member of the public (a mother of three) for a breach of intervention order by the victim’s ex-husband, who attended … Continue reading

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Monday September 9 2011 – When they finally came for him, in their unmarked cars and their helicopters, with their machineguns at the ready, Barbara Kuklinski had no idea how her husband might have broken the law. It was a … Continue reading

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Thursday September 5 2013 – A fugitive parolee with a long history of gun crime was last night on the run in Melbourne with a mother and her two children. Gun-loving Simon Hancock, who once shot a pregnant woman in … Continue reading

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November 30 2013 Lisa Harnum’s mother Joan thanks NSW detectives at Sydney Airport. Picture: John Grainger Two families were irretrievably broken when Simon Gittany callously threw his girlfriend Lisa Harnum over the balcony of their luxury unit. Yesterday, less than … Continue reading

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April 17th 2004 Tom Meagher One of the most disturbing moments of the past eighteen months of my life was hearing my wife’s killer form a coherent sentence in court. Jill had been murdered almost six months earlier, and Adrian … Continue reading

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**Note** The following information applies specifically to United States procedure, however the majority of the text is applicable to most law-enforcement procedure in most developed nations around the globe. No other crime is handled more poorly by the criminal justice … Continue reading

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