Tag Archives: suicide

POLICEMAN’S DEATH AT STATION – Sunday June 30 2013

– Police are investigating the shooting death of a young officer at a station in Melbourne’s east yesterday. They would not confirm last night if the death was an accident or deliberate self-harm, but would only say it was not … Continue reading

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RIDSDALE QUESTIONED OVER MORE ABUSE CASES – Friday May 31 2013

– Police have interviewed convicted paedophile Catholic priest Gerard Ridsdale after more people came forward with allegations of abuse. It is understood detectives from Taskforce Sano interviewed Ridsdale, 79, on Thursday afternoon. The investigation comes as the Adult Parole Board … Continue reading

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PARENTS INSIST ENGINEER WAS MURDERED – Wednesday May 15 2013

– Months before Shane Todd was found hanging in his Singapore apartment, the US engineer told his parents his life was being threatened. “We believe our son was murdered. We know our son was murdered,” said Mary Todd, a US … Continue reading

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HEROES FINAL ACT OF LOVE – Saturday May 11 2013

– Police who last night called off the search for cruise ship couple Paul Rossington and Kristen Schroder were able to tell his family he had apparently died trying to save the woman he loved. CCTV from the Carnival Spirit … Continue reading

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COLD. CUNNING. CRUEL. – Saturday May 4 2013

– The world is undoubtedly a better place without paedophile Robert Keith Knight. He did his inevitable future victims a favour last week by jumping to his death from an upper floor in his prison unit shortly before he was … Continue reading

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WAS ABUSER MR CRUEL? – Saturday May 4 2013

– Paedophile Robert Keith Knight, who leapt to his death last week, hadn’t been ruled out as being the infamous child abductor and murderer “Mr Cruel”. Police confirmed yesterday Knight was among those detectives had been unable to eliminate from … Continue reading

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VISITORS’ LOG MISSING IN DEATH FALL CASE – Thursday May 2 2013

– A worker at the apartment building where Phoebe Handsjuk fell 12 storeys to her death found that a log of who entered the complex on the day the young woman died went missing, a court has heard. The worker … Continue reading

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IT WAS MURDER

– A young Melbourne mother was murdered before her killer tried to make the death look like suicide, police suspect. A team of Homicide Squad detectives has been quietly working on the mystery death of Maddison Murphy- West in Melbourne’s … Continue reading

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MAN WRONGLY LINKED TO BOMBS FOUND DEAD – Saturday April 27 2013

– The family of Sunil Tripathi, a Brown University student who disappeared last month – and was briefly misidentified as a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings – confirmed that his body had been found by the authorities near Providence, … Continue reading

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MILLER BACKS TANNER BOOK – Friday April 26 2013

– Revered former police chief commissioner Mick Miller has praised an author who cast doubt on an inquest finding that former policeman Denis Tanner murdered his sister-in-law, Jennifer. Mr Miller made the comments in a eulogy on Wednesday for a … Continue reading

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