The Victorian Government has announced it will spend $345 million over three years on almost 500 new cells to deal with the state’s overcrowded jail system and increasing prison population. True Crime News Weekly correspondent Gary Johnston wonders whether throwing hundreds of millions of dollars into a failed system is a wise move. Continue reading “JUSTICE FOR SALE! The Real Costs of Going to Jail”
In the Roman Catholic Church, the Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation, generally known as ‘confession’, is a crucial component of faith. Continue reading “The Sins of the Fathers … And the Cardinal?”
EXCLUSIVE: He is the recently departed senior News Corp employee who referred to drug users as “iceheads” and once wrote that he was “sick to death of aggressive addicts”.
There is an extraordinary amount of information being hidden concerning the trial of Catholic Church leader, George Pell. Key aspects of the case, and related offences, are apparently subject to a suppression order by the courts. This aspect of the trial ought to be discussed, writes an academic with an interest in child abuse cases under the pen name of Lady Diodati. Continue reading “OPINION: Pell & the Pall of Secrets”
EXCLUSIVE: A legal threat has been sent to True Crime News Weekly to not reveal the identity of a male sex worker who allegedly sexually harassed a female victim on the premises of the AIDS Council of NSW (ACON) for close to 12 months and was then later found guilty in court of indecent assault. Continue reading “NO JUSTICE! Lawyer sends threats not to reveal identity of ACON sex offender”
A depraved husband and wife paedophile couple have been sentenced to life in prison in the United States for their vile attacks on numerous children that spanned almost a decade. Continue reading “MARRIAGE FROM HELL! ‘Monster’ husband & wife sentenced to life for decade of child rapes”
Arrested over the horrific rape of a young child, a NSW Police officer remains on full pay as he awaits a court trial. Continue reading “EXCLUSIVE: NSW Police officer on full pay as he awaits trial for rape of 9 yr old girl”