A crime spree allegedly committed by a high-risk fugitive has prompted the SA Government to “clean up” the laws that govern the supervision of former prisoners.
An Adelaide paedophile will spend at least two years behind bars for masturbating in a store window and for using the social media site Pinterest to view images of young boys.
The death of a frail and immobile prisoner at an Adelaide hospital in 2015 was not because he was shackled to his bed for three weeks, but due to natural causes, SA’s deputy coroner finds.
A recently released rapist and murderer was among a “conga line” of people who offered to testify for the prosecution in another long-running murder case, a court hears.
A serial child sex offender is back behind bars just six weeks after being released, after he breached a supervision order by contacting a child over the internet.
South Australia’s Correctional Services Minister criticises prison officers for using a decoy in an attempt to shield a notorious murderer and rapist from media attention.
A man who raped and murdered a woman as she slept in her Darwin home will tomorrow be released from prison to live in Adelaide despite breaching his parole four times.
It has been 31 years since Anne-Marie Culleton was raped and murdered while she slept in her Darwin home. Her sister Eileen is now urging South Australia’s Parole Board to keep killer Jonathan Bakewell behind bars.
The use of spit hoods on youth detainees will be abolished in SA — the last jurisdiction to still use the devices — after a damning report by the state’s ombudsman, which revealed the case of a 13-year-old girl being place…