A man serving a life sentence for the 1999 murder of teenager Hayley Dodd has had his conviction overturned and will face a retrial because of a mistake made by the judge.
The family of domestic violence victim Hannah Clarke has described her as a brave and caring woman abused by an evil, manipulative husband.
A Thai woman is set to face court in Sydney after being charged over an alleged $9 million fraud and money-laundering ring.
The week she died, Joyce Clarke, 29, survived a suicide attempt. She was released from hospital and sent home on a bus from Perth to recover. Now a police officer is charged with her murder.
Annabel Hennessy & Geoff Vivian
Hayley Dodd was hitch-hiking on a country road 20 years ago. Read the story of how she went missing and the steps that led to a man being convicted of her murder ... until today.
Tim Clarke and Shannon Hampton
In an extraordinary interview, the family of Hannah Clarke, have said she was so badly burned only a single footprint remained which they want to become a symbol of her legacy.
Benedict Brook and Ally Foster, news.com.au
The family of domestic violence victim Hannah Clarke has described her as a brave and caring woman abused by a manipulative husband.
A teenager has been charged and the car he was driving impounded after he was allegedly clocked doing almost 90km/h in a school zone — more than double the speed limit.
When Claremont exhibits were sent over the to the UK for expert low copy number testing, exhibits now seen as crucial to the prosecution’s case - Ciara Glennon’s fingernails - went missing.
A person of interest has been interviewed by detectives over William Tyrrell’s disappearance before police launched a fresh search of the property where he used to live on the NSW mid-north coast.
Francis John Wark suffered a “substantial” miscarriage of justice when the judge who found him guilty of abducting and murdering Hayley Dodd refused to accept his alibi, the Court of Appeal has ruled.
Colin Barnett is among those who have expressed concerns for the ex-treasurer after he was charged with a string of alleged attacks on his partner.
Police are investigating a suspicious fire that caused $200,000 damage to a home in Ballajura yesterday.
Francis John Wark – who was sentenced to life for abducting and killing teenager Hayley Dodd - has had his conviction quashed and will face a re-trial over the high-profile murder.
The man has been placed in immigration detention pending his deportation.
Prosecutor Tara Payne has read in four UK forensic workers’ witness statements, which indicate inconsistencies in sample handling at the FSS lab in Birmingham. RECAP THE DAY’S PROCEEDINGS
UK police say they have arrested a man after a prayer leader was stabbed at a central London mosque.
Australian authorities fear that the release of terrorists jailed after 9/11 could trigger a new wave of terror attacks.
The two lead lawyers on WA’s mammoth case have been working for 49 days and nights, which all came to a head when they clashed in the courtroom.
Police are on the hunt for a driver who allegedly fled the scene of a crash on the Kwinana freeway.
Hairs from up to 10 people were found by experts minutely examining items related to Claremont murder victim Ciara Glennon — and none of them matched the biological profile of her accused killer .
Controversial former Treasurer Troy Buswell is facing serious assault charges for a string of alleged attacks against his partner between 2015 and 2019.
Ingrid Bishop believes a coroner’s inquest can crack open her son’s case which has gone unsolved for close to a decade and which has already led to one man being wrongfully convicted.
Speaking to a media conference today, Police Commissioner Chris Dawson said it was the first time an on-duty police officer had been charged with murder in almost 100 years.
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