Alberta man charged in 2018 killing of ‘outstanding’ Chilliwack, B.C. man

An Alberta man has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with a cold case in Chilliwack, B.C., dating back more than four years. Kyle Cromarty, 27, was found with gunshot wounds in the 46600-block of Yale Road in Chilliwack on Oct. 4, 2018, and later died from his injuries. Alberta’s Harry Christensen, 25, was … Read more

Police search Mt Lawley home looking for body of missing man Nicola La Falce

Police plan to dig up the backyard of a home in Perth’s inner-city suburbs where they believe they may find the remains of a man who hasn’t been seen since 1994. Key points: Mr La Falce was last seen at a pizza shop in January 1994 Detectives recently launched a cold case review with $500,000 reward … Read more

Steven Johnson faces court charged with alleged murder of Christopher Jarvis

A missing person cold case of 16 years has had a major breakthrough, with two men charged with the alleged murder of Wangoom man Christopher Jarvis. Key points: Wangoom man Christopher Jarvis has not been seen since 2006 Former police officer Steven Frederick Johnson, 70, and Glenn Ernest Fenwick, 59, have been charged with murder  Police say a … Read more

Former police officer charged with murder of missing man Christopher Jarvis

Two men have been charged with murder after the 2006 disappearance of Christopher Jarvis. Key points: Wangoom man Christopher Jarvis has not been seen since 2006 Glenn Fenwick, 59, has been charged with murder A former police officer, 70, has also been charged with murder The Wangoom man vanished after his car was found torched in … Read more

Christopher Jarvis missing persons case reopened 16 years after Wangoom man’s disappearance

Victoria Police has reopened its investigation into the disappearance of Victorian man Christopher Douglas Jarvis, who was last seen 16 years ago. Key points: Victoria Police are reinvestigating the disappearance of Wangoom man Christopher Jarvis  Mr Jarvis has not been seen since his car was found torched in 2006 His children say it’s been some “long painful … Read more

Lady of the Dunes Podcast: Episode 1 – Cape Cod Times

Lady of the Dunes Podcast: Episode 1  Cape Cod Times FBI reveals identity of ‘Lady of the Dunes,’ woman whose mutilated body was found on beach towel  Boston 25 News FBI identifies ‘Lady of the Dunes’ nearly 50 years after woman’s mutilated body was found near Provincetown  The Boston Globe FBI: ‘Lady of the Dunes’ victim ID’d  WCVB Channel … Read more

John Bowie found guilty in NSW Supreme Court of murdering wife, Roxlyn, 40 years ago

John Bowie has been found guilty of murdering his wife Roxlyn in Walgett 40 years ago. Key points: John Bowie has been found guilty of murdering his wife Roxlyn 40 years ago Ms Bowie disappeared from her Walgett home on June 5, 1982 The jury took just four-and-a-half hours to return its verdict after a … Read more

Investigating cold cases, potential miscarriages of justice a slow burn unlike Reddit, true crime

An outline of a body is on the floor. A whole wall is covered in a butcher’s paper timeline. Two university students are huddled in front of a laptop. “No-one walk behind me for a second,” says Daisy Nugent, a criminology and psychology student at the University of Newcastle. “I’m looking at the autopsy photos and … Read more

NSW Police increase reward for information about suspicious death of Cessnock teenager Allison Newstead

New South Wales Police hope an increased reward will prompt people to come forward with information about the suspicious death of a teenage girl in the Hunter region almost 30 years ago.  Key points: The reward for information has increased to $750,000 Allison Newstead’s body was found in an abandoned colliery NSW Police suspect multiple … Read more

John Bowie’s former partners tell murder trial about ‘lots of violence’ in their relationships

The Crown prosecutor’s case against John Bowie has concluded with two former partners accusing him of domestic violence. Key points: John Bowie has pleaded not guilty to murdering his wife Roxlyn Bowie She disappeared from their Walgett home on June 5, 1982 He was charged with her murder in October 2019, more than 37 years … Read more