The woman who was supposed to be caring for Ann Marie Smith in the period leading up to her death has pleaded guilty to her manslaughter.
South Australia has shut its border shut to all of Victoria, amid growing concern over the COVID-19 outbreak in Melbourne.
A permanent police presence should be established in the South Australian outback town of Fregon where outback nurse Gayle Woodford was brutally raped and murdered, a coroner has recommended.
A “monster” who shot his son and his son’s girlfriend, pausing to reload between the killings as the young woman frantically called for help, has been jailed for at least 34 years.
An adviser to a state MP has had his employment terminated after being charged with child abuse-related offences.
Former Liberal backbencher Fraser Ellis has vowed to clear his name after appearing in court for the first time on 23 deception charges related to the country members accommodation allowance.