murder

  1. Kurve

    Unsolved Murder of Victoria Cafasso - Tasmania

    This unsolved cold case has been getting quite a lot of press recently. On an open beach, in broad daylight, 20-year-old Italian tourist Victoria Cafasso lay dying. Victoria was visiting from Italy and only been there a few days. Fifty people visited Beaumaris Beach on the idyllic...
  2. Kurve

    Unsolved Murder of Marsha Johnson - Warnbo WA

    OPEN CASES Cold Cases HOMICIDE – MARSHA CAROLINE JOHNSON – WARNBRO CASE DATE: MONDAY 1 APRIL 1996 LOCATION: WARNBRO DESCRIPTION: 25 years of age. Fair skinned. 160 cm tall. Slim build. Shoulder length dark hair. Wearing a red coloured short sleeved t-shirt and dark denim shorts with a belt...
  3. Kurve

    Unsolved The Disappearance of James Crocker - South Australia

    JAMES CROCKER: Last seen May 27, 1994. There may be similarities between his disappearance and that of Daniel Shepherd in the early hours of New Years Day 1995. Some are also seeing similarities to The Family Murders through the late 1970s to the early 1980s. Caucasian appearance, 175cm...
  4. Kurve

    Current NICOLA GOBBO The Informer - Trace Podcast

    Was it ethical? Was it criminal? Was it worth it? Lawyer Nicola Gobbo represented some of Australia's most dangerous criminals, all the while secretly working as a police informer. Why did she do it, and how was it allowed to happen? When her cover was blown, the story garnered media...
  5. Kurve

    Unsolved Murder of Emma Jade Pawelski - SA

    At about 5.15 p.m. on Sunday 4 December 2005, the badly beaten and burned body of Emma Pawelski, aged 30 years, was discovered in the Mount Crawford Forrest by a bushwalker. This location was approximately 8km south east of Williamstown and off Chalks Road Mount Crawford. The area was a sealed...
  6. Kurve

    Unsolved The Execution Murders of Terry & Christine Hodson

    The recent Royal Commission into Police Informants put some focus on these murders. The Hodson's were shot dead just months before Terence Hodson was due to give evidence in a criminal trial against former Victorian drug squad detective Paul Dale. Melbourne underworld figure Carl Williams...
  7. Kurve

    Current Ricardo Barbaro grandson of Pasquale wanted by police in murder of Ellie Price

    Police believe Ricardo Barbaro could be travelling in his white 2009 Toyota Hiace van with the registration 1OZ 8PC Mr Barbaro is about 185 centimetres tall with a solid build, black hair and olive complexion Police have warned anyone harbouring or assisting Mr Barbaro could face criminal...
  8. Kurve

    Current Don't F*ck With Cats

    A new Netflix docuseries on Luka Magnotta who came to the attention of a few thoroughly disgusted cat loving amateur keyboard detectives when he posted a series of very sick online videos killing kittens. They predicted there would be an escalation from there and there was. Magnotta's last...
  9. Kurve

    Unsolved Nabil Maghnie shot dead in Epping

    Police fear revenge attacks. Underworld enforcer and considered a Melbourne crime figure Nabil Maghnie may have been bashing a standover victim just moments before he was shot and killed. Maghnie was seen lying dead next to his Mercedes utility vehicle in a suburban street in Melbourne after he...
  10. GreyCrow

    Current Matthew Tilley charged for 1993 murder of Suzanne Poll

    26 years after Suzanne Poll was brutally stabbed to death in her workplace a man has been arrested through the use of Familial DNA testing https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-09-20/man-arrested-over-murder-of-suzanne-poll/11534196 She was counting takings at the end of her shift at a stationery...
  11. Crimeobsessed

    Unsolved The mysterious death of Annette Deverell

    Has anyone heard about the case of 19-year-old girl Annette Deverell who disappeared from Mandurah in 1980 after going out to buy some smokes? Pretty interesting. New podcast is out here, 4-part series.
  12. Kurve

    Current Body found wrapped in plastic Newcastle - Strike Force Furzer is formed

    * Identified as 29 year old Danielle Easey Serial killer, organised crime or gang activity maybe. The police don't generally raise a taskforce over one body. A body has been found wrapped in plastic and floating in a creek near Newcastle. Members of the public made the grisly discovery at...
  13. Kurve

    Unsolved Janine Vaughan - Bathurst * Investigative podcast by Hedley Thomas

    Abducted 2001, never seen again. Presumed murdered. Interesting case that's been quite controversial given one of the police officers assigned to the investigation was suspected of, on record as stalking Janine and the work diary containing notes with details apparently disappeared. 31...
  14. Kurve

    Current Courtney Herron 25yo - Bashed to death in a Melbourne city park

    Courtney Herron's body was found yesterday by dog walkers in a park near the Royal Melbourne Zoo and the Royal Children's Hospital. Only about two kilometres from where Eurydice was murdered. Detective Inspector Andrew Stamper of the homicide squad said police believed Ms Herron had been...
  15. grizzlym

    Solved Israel Keyes

    Israel Keyes, in jail for the killing of an Alaska barista, gradually began confessing to US investigators that he had killed others: a couple in Vermont, four people in Washington state, someone in New York. But he was slow to come forward with details, warning investigators he would stop...
  16. Kurve

    Current Raymond Edmunds aka Mr Stinky - Serial rapist & double murderer facing 31 cold case charges

    The notorious murderer and serial rapist nicknamed Mr Stinky will face court tomorrow charged with 31 historic sex and other offences dating back to 1971. The notorious serial rapist and killer dubbed ‘Mr Stinky’ is facing 31 new charges including eight counts of rape. The 74-year-old is...
  17. M

    How an Australian helped identify America's 'worst serial killer' Samuel Little

    How an Australian helped identify America's 'worst serial killer' Samuel Little It was a confession of pure evil, a stunning moment, and Bundaberg-born forensics specialist Angela Williamson was thrilled. Key points: Samuel Little confessed to more than 90 murders The killings took place...
  18. Kurve

    Current Claremont Murders - The Bunker

    In the Bunker we can more safely discuss the history of the investigation, the rumours and the scandal, former suspects, persons of interest, Claremont murders inspired books, Mystery Man in the Rimmer cctv who it appears will irritatingly remain a mystery and is the place where bad theories go...
  19. Kurve

    Current Trial Rachel Baker - A warning to take threats of violence seriously

    AVO's that allow the parties to live together and threats to "cave your head in" that can't afford to be ignored. If someone threatens you with violence expect they may actually follow through. A woman allegedly bashed to death by her boyfriend in a Sydney apartment block was living in fear of...
  20. Kurve

    Solved El Chapo

    Mexico's most notorious criminal Joaquin Guzman, the 'most dangerous and feared man on the planet' whose nickname means "Shorty" in Spanish, was extradited to the United States in January 2017 after breaking out of a high security prison (again) in central Mexico through a 1.5 kilometre tunnel...