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  • Justine Damond’s father says there is an ...
    Justine Damond's father calls for justice for his daughter, who was killed by police in the US city of Minneapolis at the weekend, saying there is an "ugly truth" about her death. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-18By Riley Stuart
  • Alleged driver involved in fatal hit-and-run plead...
    A 25-year-old Hobart man is remanded in custody to face trial for manslaughter in the Supreme Court over a hit-and-run in New Town. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-18
  • Shots fired next to childcare centre as Canberra b...
    A feud between rival bikie gangs in Canberra is threatening to turn into an all-out war, after a third shooting in two weeks — this time in the southern suburb of Isabella Plains. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-18
  • Melbourne man charged with murder of sewing busine...
    A man is charged with murder after another man was fatally shot in his Melbourne home, where he ran a sewing business. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-17
  • Veteran police officer’s computer hacking ch...
    Many Queensland police officers feel they cannot properly investigate cases due to concerns they will be accused of improperly accessing the QPRIME database, the state's police union says. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-17By Kristian Silva
  • New arrivals used as ‘enforcers’ at Br...
    Youth detainees have allegedly been used as "enforcers" by staff to intimidate other troublesome young people at the Brisbane Youth Detention Centre, a new report finds. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-17By Leonie Mellor
  • Tears, confusion after ‘peaceful’ Aust...
    Friends of a Sydney woman killed in the US on Saturday night say they cannot understand why someone who taught meditation and "spread love" was shot by Minneapolis police. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-17By Riley Stuart
  • NRL players may face life bans if found guilty of ...
    The NRL confirms it plans to hand out bans of nine months to life for players convicted of violence against women, while at the same time defends its decision to grant disgraced players a "second chance". ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-17By Ewan Gilbert
  • 53yo P-plater loses his licence in drink driving i...
    A Canberra man has his probationary licence suspended after he allegedly swerved into oncoming traffic in a high-range drink driving incident early on Saturday night. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-17
  • Death of woman in CBD apartment not suspicious
    The death of a woman in a serviced apartment in Melbourne's CBD on the weekend is not suspicious and a report will be prepared for the coroner. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-17
  • Relatives demand ex-partner of woman stabbed to de...
    Relatives of an Aboriginal woman who suffered years of domestic violence ask why no one has been charged over her stabbing death, 10 months after the NT Coroner criticised a police investigation into the case. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-16By Avani Dias
  • At risk youths reconnecting to ‘country̵...
    Young at-risk Aboriginal boys are being taken back 'to country' to reconnect to the land. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-16
  • Armed man sought over freeway body discovery
    Police search for an "armed" and "extremely dangerous" man after the discovery of a woman's body in a car on a Perth freeway early on Saturday. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-16By Irena Ceranic
  • Men held after woman found dead in serviced apartm...
    Four men are in custody after a woman's body was found at a block of serviced apartments in Melbourne's CBD. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-16
  • Fatal stabbing during domestic dispute lands 19yo ...
    A 50-year-old man is stabbed to death and a 19-year-old charged with his murder after a domestic dispute in Sydney's west. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-16