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Seeing the unseeable: how viewing crime scene photos can be beneficial

Seeing the unseeable: how viewing crime scene photos can be beneficial   A forensic photograph featured in the film Unnatural Deaths. courtesy NSW Police   Kate Rossmanith, Macquarie University; Hugh Dillon, UNSW, and Jane Mowll, UNSW Forensic photographs are taken … Continue reading

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This fraud-detection company co-founded by an Australian was just sold for $1.01 billion

This fraud-detection company co-founded by an Australian was just sold for $1.01 billion EMMA KOEHN / Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Digital payments and fraud detection firm ThreatMetrix, which was co-founded by Australian entrepreneur David Jones, will be acquired by British analytics firm … Continue reading

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Sacked executive faces court over allegations a false CV scored her a high-paying SA public service job

Sacked executive faces court over allegations a false CV scored her a high-paying SA public service job EMMA KOEHN / Wednesday, January 31, 2018 A former manager at South Australia’s Department of Premier and Cabinet has faced court this week over allegations … Continue reading

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Why victims of crime deserve a say in whether offenders are paroled

Why victims of crime deserve a say in whether offenders are paroled   In Australia, a victim’s right to participate and be heard in parole decisions is enshrined in legislation. shutterstock   Katherine J. McLachlan, University of South Australia The … Continue reading

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Australia has 2,000 missing persons and 500 unidentified human remains – a dedicated lab could find matches

Australia has 2,000 missing persons and 500 unidentified human remains – a dedicated lab could find matches Jodie Ward, University of Canberra It’s been 52 years since the Beaumont children disappeared from Glenelg beach, Adelaide on Australia Day 1966. In … Continue reading

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