Tag Archives: homicide/murder

POLICE TARGET SRI LANKAN BUSINESSMAN OVER DOUBLE MURDER CASE – Monday March 25 2013

– Homicide detectives are yet to track down a Sri Lankan businessman whom they believe holds the key to unlocking a decade-old murder mystery. Nihal York has been on the run for at least three years and is wanted for … Continue reading

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SEX, SECRET TAPES, A GANGLAND LAWYER AND EX-DRUG SQUAD COP – Saturday March 2 2013

– Former Detective Paul Dale admitted having sex with a barrister who later secretly recorded a conversation with him for police, a jury has heard. Barrister Nicola Gobbo has been described in the Supreme Court as a friend and confidante … Continue reading

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WILLIAMS TOOK $6000 TO MEETING WITH POLICEMAN – Saturday March 2 2013

– Murdered underworld boss Carl Williams grabbed $6000 from his father on his way to a meeting at a suburban swimming pool with a Drug Squad detective, a court has heard. And George Williams testified in Victoria’s Supreme Court on … Continue reading

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FORMER DETECTIVE HAD SECRET RELATIONSHIP WITH MURDERER CARL WILLIAMS, JURY TOLD – Friday March 1 2013

– A former Victorian policeman accused of lying to the Australia Crime Commission about his relationship with slain gangland boss Carl Williams had no reason to give false evidence because he had been granted immunity from prosecution, a court has … Continue reading

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QUIZ FOR KILLERS – Wednesday February 27 2013

– The sadistic killer of a young hairdresser will today be quizzed by police investigating whether he tried to pressure a witness in another murder case. David Patrick Clifford is serving 23 years for murdering Elsa Corp, 26, while he … Continue reading

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OSCAR BROTHER KILL CHARGE – Monday February 25 2013

– The brother of South Africa’s Oscar Pistorius has been charged with culpable homicide over a car accident in 2010, media reports say. Carl Pistorius allegedly killed a female motorcyclist while driving outside Johannesburg, his lawyer Kenny Oldwage confirmed to … Continue reading

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MURDER CHARGE – Friday February 22 2013

– A man charged with the murder of a missing St Albans man whose body has not been found appeared in Melbourne Magistrates Court yesterday. Harvey Spence, 28, allegedly killed Nhan Ngoc Doan, 35, at a Minter Road address in … Continue reading

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PISTORIUS OFFICER ON ATTEMPTED MURDER CHARGES – Friday February 22 2013

– The lead investigator in the case against Oscar Pistorius faces attempted murder charges, South African Police say. Detective Hilton Botha was scheduled to appear in court in May on seven counts of attempted murder arising from a shooting in … Continue reading

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WALSH STREET RETRIAL RULED OUT – Friday February 22 2013

– The men acquitted of Melbourne’s Walsh Street killings won’t face a retrial. A police review has found there is insufficient new evidence to push ahead with another investigation into the murders of constables Steven Tynan and Damian Eyre in … Continue reading

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GAME THEORY FOR SCHOOL SHOOTER – Tuesday February 19 2013

– Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter Adam Lanza may have been copying a video game when he carried out his deadly assault last December. Detectives investigating the massacre, in which Lanza fatally shot 20 children and six staff at the … Continue reading

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