Man dies after alleged domestic violence incident in Sydney’s Brighton-Le-Sands

Man dies after alleged domestic violence incident in Sydney’s Brighton-Le-Sands

Posted May 20, 2018 11:40:52 Police are investigating the death of a man in Sydney’s south this morning after an alleged domestic violence-related incident in Sydney’s east. Griffith Caetano, 51, was found unconscious about 1:10am at his home on General Homes Drive, Brighton-Le-Sands. Police and paramedics treated Mr Caetano but …

Ivan Polyukhovich: How an alleged Nazi war criminal was acquitted by an Australian court

Ivan Polyukhovich: How an alleged Nazi war criminal was acquitted by an Australian court

Posted May 20, 2018 08:14:43 It has been 25 years since an Adelaide court found Ivan Polyukhovich not guilty of helping massacre more than 800 people outside a small town in northern Ukraine. In the early 1990s, ‘Polyukhovich’ briefly became a household name. He was the first, and remains the …

Man sees own car drive past house, detains alleged thief

Man sees own car drive past house, detains alleged thief

Posted May 19, 2018 10:51:20 A man who saw his own missing ute drive past his house has detained the alleged thief until police arrived. Police say the car owner was at his Sellicks Beach home south of Adelaide at about 9:40pm yesterday when he saw his work ute drive …

Surabaya bombings: Indonesian prosecutors seek death penalty for alleged spiritual leader Aman Abdurrahman

Surabaya bombings: Indonesian prosecutors seek death penalty for alleged spiritual leader Aman Abdurrahman

Updated May 18, 2018 18:45:05 Photo: Aman Abdurrahman allegedly brought together supporters of the Islamic State group. (AP: Tatan Syuflana) Indonesian prosecutors have demanded the death penalty for the alleged spiritual leader of the group said to be responsible for the Surabaya bombings. Key points: Aman Abdurrahman allegedly set up …

‘Charity muggers’ win first round in Appco class action over alleged exploitation

‘Charity muggers’ win first round in Appco class action over alleged exploitation

Posted May 18, 2018 17:40:05 Photo: Jacob Bywater says he wants to make sure he and his former colleagues are compensated. (ABC News: Rebecca Armitage) Related Story: Video shows sales team being forced to simulate sex acts A class action against leading fundraising company Appco Group Australia, over the alleged …

Former Melbourne lord mayor Robert Doyle ‘not medically fit’ to be interviewed over alleged sexual harassment

Former Melbourne lord mayor Robert Doyle ‘not medically fit’ to be interviewed over alleged sexual harassment

Updated May 17, 2018 17:47:02 Former lord mayor Robert Doyle has been found unfit to be interviewed about sexual harassment allegations during his time with Melbourne Health. Victoria’s Department of Health and Human Services gave Mr Doyle 10 days to respond to its request for him to attend an interview …

CCTV captures man climbing into girl’s bedroom before alleged assault

CCTV captures man climbing into girl’s bedroom before alleged assault

Updated May 16, 2018 15:14:17 Police are searching for a man who allegedly assaulted an eight-year-old girl after climbing through her window in Sydney’s eastern suburbs. CCTV footage shows a hooded man climbing through the girl’s bedroom window at 2:52am on Monday. Two minutes later, he can be seen climbing …

Court document sheds new light on alleged money laundering case involving former South Sudanese military general

Court document sheds new light on alleged money laundering case involving former South Sudanese military general

Updated May 14, 2018 11:02:09 Many Australians struggle to save a deposit for a home, let alone pay for a property in full. So how did then 22-year-old Ngouth Oth Mai manage to buy a $1.5 million property in Melbourne upfront in 2014 when he had only ever earned welfare …

Man faces extradition from NSW over alleged kidnapping of 12yo boy on Gold Coast

Man faces extradition from NSW over alleged kidnapping of 12yo boy on Gold Coast

Updated May 14, 2018 06:48:24 A man accused of abducting a 12-year-old boy on Queensland’s Gold Coast is due to face an extradition hearing in New South Wales today, and is later expected to be charged with kidnapping for ransom. An amber alert was issued on Friday night, hours after …

Two more teenagers charged over alleged spanner attack on boy with autism

Two more teenagers charged over alleged spanner attack on boy with autism

Posted May 12, 2018 21:10:49 Two more teenagers have been charged over an alleged attack on a 14-year-old boy with autism outside a Melbourne school. Two Reservoir teens, aged 14 and 16, face assault and weapons-related charges after video footage emerged allegedly showing students using a spanner to attack the …