Andrew Mallard spent 12 years in jail for the murder of Pamela Lawrence. It took the combined efforts of a politician and a journalist to have his named cleared.
The family of Andrew Mallard and the team that helped exonerate him of a murder he did not commit express their devastation after the WA man is killed in a hit-and-run crash in Los Angeles.
Neighbours describe hearing a gunshot and a scream as a Brisbane GP was shot in the chest at his MacGregor home just before midnight. Police have established a crime scene and are hunting for the shooter.
A man is dead after being shot in the chest at a MacGregor home just before midnight. Police have established a crime scene and are hunting for the shooter.
Bruce John Preston is accused of murdering Karen Edwards, Tim Thomson and Gordon Twaddle, who were found shot dead in bushland near Mount Isa more than 40 years ago.
When an elderly woman was found dead at the foot of her family home's steps, it was initially ruled an accident. But a police investigation would soon uncover a web of infighting over family money that would lead to acclaimed painter Melissa Beowulf and two of her sons being charged with murder.
A man is charged with the murder of three people killed in north-west Queensland more than four decades ago.
US court extradition documents obtained by the ABC reveal a Thai man was dealing drugs before his body was found gagged and wrapped in a plastic mattress protector on the side of a busy road in western Sydney.
New Zealand's official privacy watchdog describes Facebook as "morally bankrupt" and suggests his country follow Australia's lead by making laws that could jail executives over streamed violence.
Police confront the killer and tell him he will not be arrested if he will speak to investigators, but he calmly refuses before telling someone over the phone "I'm under arrest for Daniel's, Daniel Morcombe's murder".