Bundaberg-born forensics specialist Angela Williamson was part of the team that noticed a disturbing pattern among a few unsolved killings — but she had no idea the killer she found would start confessing to more than 90 murders.
A Victorian woman accused of making a false bomb threat at Hobart Airport is released on bail and ordered to return to court in February.
A woman who told staff at the check-in counter at Hobart Airport she had explosives in her luggage is allowed through security screening and boards the aircraft before security staff remove her from the plane.
David Lewis will spend three years in prison after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting his victim between 1993 and 1995, when they were both employed by the national opera company
A man who stabbed a woman to death in a Brisbane hotel room in 2014 after meeting her through an arranged marriage website is sentenced to life in prison.
The Prime Minister and Attorney-General said they wanted to avoid a media circus with their anti-corruption commission, but it has led to serious criticism it will be toothless and carried out in secrecy.
The public's insatiable use of technology has evolved into a critical crime-fighting tool, creating what one expert calls "a web of surveillance" in Australian cities, suburbs and on the country's road network.