List of convicted Australian criminals


List of convicted Australian criminals

This is a list of Australian people who have been convicted of serious crimes.

Bank robbers

Australians convicted of bank robbery

*Brenden Abbott, aka "The Postcard Bandit" [ [http://www.abc.net.au/austory/content/2003/s978408.htm The Usual Suspect] , www.abc.net.au, 27 October 2003 (accessed 24 April 2008)]
*Darcy Dugan, 1940's bank robber and escapee [ [http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2002/11/05/1036308311457.html Larrikin thief's last gamble] ,www.smh.com.au, 6 November 2002 (accessed 1 May 2008)]
*Keith Faure [ [http://www.theage.com.au/news/Crime--Corruption/Three-facing-charges-over-Moran-killing/2005/05/12/1115843312487.html Three facing charges over Moran killing] ,www.theage.com, 13 March 2005 (accessed 24 April 2008)]
* Ned Kelly, bushranger [ [http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A050009b.htm Kelly, Edward (Ned) (1855 - 1880)] ,Australian Dictionary of Biography, undated, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
*Victor Peirce [ [http://www.abc.net.au/worldtoday/content/2005/s1476223.htm Man charged in connection with underworld shooting] ,www.abc.net.au, 6 October 2005 (accessed 24 April 2008)]
*Gregory David Roberts, author of Shantaram. [ [http://www.abc.net.au/7.30/content/2003/s922049.htm Building society bandit hits big time] , www.abc.net.au, 11 August 2003, (accessed 1 May 2008)]

Drug traffickers

Australians convicted of drug related crimes both in Australia and overseas.
* Dennis Allen, nicknamed Dr. Death, member of the Pettingill family [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2002/05/02/1019441412355.html Victor Pierce dies the way his mother predicted] , www.theage.com.au, 3 May 2002, (accessed 2 May 2008)]
* Kevin Barlow, executed in Malaysia. [ [http://www.guardian.co.uk/theguardian/1986/jul/07/fromthearchive Brian Chambers and Kevin Barlow executed in Malaysia] ,www.guardian.co.uk, 7 July 1986 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Brian Chambers, executed in Malaysia. [ [http://www.guardian.co.uk/theguardian/1986/jul/07/fromthearchive Brian Chambers and Kevin Barlow executed in Malaysia] ,www.guardian.co.uk, 7 July 1986 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Schapelle Corby, serving a 20 year prison sentence in Indonesia. [ [http://www.smh.com.au/news/World/Little-cheer-for-Bali-drug-suspect/2004/12/26/1103996440455.html Little cheer for Bali drug suspect] , www.smh.com.au , 27 December 2004, (accessed 1 May 2008)]
* Holly Deane-Johns, serving a 31 year prison sentence in Thailand. [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2003/07/04/1057179158696.html Heroin addict escapes death sentence] , theage.com.au, 5 July 2003 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Warren Fellows [ [http://protocat.nla.gov.au/Record/647864 4000 days my life and survival in a Bangkok prison] ,Warren Fellows, 1998 (accessed 2 May 2008)]
* Michael Nicholas Hurley, dead, member of Sydney underworld [ [http://www.smh.com.au/news/National/Cocaine-trail-points-to-crime-head-honcho/2005/05/10/1115584961252.html Cocaine trail points to crime head honcho] ,www.smh.com.au, 11 May 2005 (accessed 2 May 2008)]
* Jim Krakouer, star AFL footballer imprisoned for 16 years on amphetamine trafficking charges. [ [http://www.abc.net.au/message/blackarts/review/s1377984.htm Brotherboys The story of Jom and Phillip Krakouer] , www.abc.net.au, undated (accessed 1 May 2008)]
* Michael McAuliffe, executed in Malaysia. [ [http://www.nswccl.org.au/issues/death_penalty/death_row.php Australians on death row] , www.nswccl.org.au, undated, (accessed 1 May 2008)]
* Van Tuong Nguyen, executed in Singapore. [ [http://www.mrnguyen.com/weblog/data/nguyen_tuong_van.txt Public Prosecutor v Nguyen Tuong Van] , www.mrnguyen.com, 20 March 2004, ( accessed 1 May 2008)]
* Bali Nine [ [http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2007/10/31/2076513.htm Bali nine lawyers still hopeful] ,www.abc.net.au, 31 October 2007 (accessed 24 April 2008)] :*Andrew Chan, sentenced to death in Indonesia on February 14, 2006 [ [http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200602/s1574259.htm Bali Nine all lodge appeals] , www.abc.net.au, 20 February 2006, (accessed 4 May 2008)] :*Si Yi Chen, sentenced to life imprisonment in Indonesia on February 16, 2006 [ [http://www.smh.com.au/news/world/appeals-lost-death-sentences-for-four-more-bali-mules/2006/09/05/1157222134879.html Death Sentence for four more Bali Mules] , www.smh.com.au, 6 September 2006, (accessed 4 May 2008)] :*Michael Czugaj, sentenced to life imprisonment in Indonesia on February 14, 2006 [ [http://www.news.com.au/story/0,10117,18150109-29277,00.html Youngest Mule weighs appeal risk] , www.news.com.au, 14 February 2006, ( accessed 1 May 2008)] :*Renae Lawrence, sentenced to 20 years imprisonment in Indonesia [ [http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200602/s1568930.htm Lawrence, Rush set to appeal life sentences] , www.abc.net.au, 13 February 2006, (accessed 2 May 2008)] :*Tan Duc Thanh Nguyen, sentenced to life imprisonment in Indonesia on February 16, 2006 [ [http://www.smh.com.au/news/world/appeals-lost-death-sentences-for-four-more-bali-mules/2006/09/05/1157222134879.html Death Sentence for four more Bali Mules] , www.smh.com.au, 6 September 2006, (accessed 4 May 2008)] :*Matthew Norman, sentenced to life imprisonment in Indonesia on February 16 2006 [ [http://www.usp.com.au/fpss/case-bali9-mathew_norman.html Matthew Norman Campaign Information] , www.usp.com.au, undated, (accessed 4 May 2008)] :*Scott Rush, sentenced to life imprisonment in Indonesia on February 13, 2006 [ [http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200602/s1568930.htm Lawrence, Rush set to appeal life sentences] , www.abc.net.au, 13 February 2006, (accessed 2 May 2008)] :*Martin Stephens, sentenced to life imprisonment in Indonesia on February 14, 2006 [ [http://www.news.com.au/story/0,10117,18145491-29277,00.html Bali Nine's Stephens gets life] , www.news.com.au, 14 February 2006, (accessed 4 May 2008)] :*Myuran Sukumaran, sentenced to death in Indonesia on February 14, 2006 [ [http://www.theage.com.au/news/World/Alleged-Bali-Nine-leader-wont-testify/2005/12/06/1133631220988.html Alleged Bali Nine leader won't testify] , www.theage.com.au, 6 December 2005, (accessed 4 May 2008)]
* Victor Peirce, member of the Pettingill family, murdered in 2001. [ [http://www.thewest.com.au/aapstory.aspx?StoryName=393779 Man charged with Pierce murder in Vic] , www.thewest.com.au, 22 June 2007, (accessed 4 May 2008)]
* Kath Pettingill, former brothel worker and owner, and criminal matriarch of the Pettingill family. [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2002/05/02/1019441412355.html Victor Pierce dies the way his mother predicted] , www.theage.com.au, 3 May 2002, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
* Roger Rogerson, corrupt former police officer. [ [http://www.icac.nsw.gov.au/files/pdf/pub2_33i.pdf Investigation into the relationship between Police and Criminals: First Report] ]
* Stephen John Sutton, imprisoned in Argentina on drug charges [ [http://www.abc.net.au/correspondents/s780050.htm Operation Kangaroo nets Cocaine haul in Buenos Aires] , www.abc.net.au, 9 February 2003 (Accessed 1 May 2008)]
* Robert Trimbole, International felon and drug lord [ [http://www.crimelibrary.com/gangsters_outlaws/mob_bosses/robert_trimbole/index.html Rags to Riches] ,www.crimelibrary .com, undated (accessed 2 May 2008)]
* Andrew "Benji" Veniamin [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/03/30/1080544488771.html Underworld farewells foot soldier] , www.theage.com.au, 31 March 2004, (accessed 5 May 2008)]
* Carl Williams [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/vic/VSC/2005/274.html?query=%22Carl%20Williams%22 R v Williams 2005] , Supreme Court of Victoria Decisions, 8 July 2005 (accessed 25 April 2008)]

Families

Notable Australian criminal families.

*Moran family [ [http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/story/0,,21558117-661,00.html The last Moran standing] , www.news.com.au, 15 April 2007, (accessed 13 May 2008)] ::Jason Moran [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/03/31/1080544556711.html Lewis Moran murdered] ,www.theage.com.au, 31 March 2004, (accessed 8 May 2008)] ::Lewis Moran [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/03/31/1080544556711.html Lewis Moran murdered] ,www.theage.com.au, 31 March 2004, (accessed 8 May 2008)] ::Mark Moran [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/03/31/1080544556711.html Lewis Moran murdered] ,www.theage.com.au, 31 March 2004, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
*Pettingill family [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2002/05/02/1019441412355.html Victor Pierce dies the way his mother predicted] , www.theage.com.au, 3 May 2002, (accessed 8 May 2008)] ::Dennis Allen [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2002/05/02/1019441412355.html Victor Pierce dies the way his mother predicted] , www.theage.com.au, 3 May 2002, (accessed 8 May 2008)] ::Peter Allen [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2002/05/02/1019441412355.html Victor Pierce dies the way his mother predicted] , www.theage.com.au, 3 May 2002, (accessed 8 May 2008)] ::Victor Peirce [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2002/05/02/1019441412355.html Victor Pierce dies the way his mother predicted] , www.theage.com.au, 3 May 2002, (accessed 8 May 2008)] ::Kath Pettingill [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2002/05/02/1019441412355.html Victor Pierce dies the way his mother predicted] , www.theage.com.au, 3 May 2002, (accessed 8 May 2008)]

Gangsters

Australians with convictions resulting from criminal gang activities

*Stewart John "Johnny" Regan Gangster & The Most Feared Man In Australia
*Frederick "Chow" Hayes Gangster [ [http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A140704b.htm Kelly, Raymond William (1906 - 1977)] , www.adb.online.anu.edu.au, undated, (accessed 14 May 2008) ]
*Tony Mokbel imprisoned 12 years [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/vic/VSC/2006/119.html R v Mokbel 2006] , Supreme Court of Victoria Decisions, 11 April 2006, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
*Jason Moran killed by rival gangster Carl Williams in a gang war [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/03/31/1080544556711.html Lewis Moran murdered] ,www.theage.com.au, 31 March 2004, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
*Lewis Moran killed by rival gangster Carl Williams in a gang war [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/03/31/1080544556711.html Lewis Moran murdered] ,www.theage.com.au, 31 March 2004, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
*Mark Moran killed by rival gangster Carl Williams in a gang war [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/03/31/1080544556711.html Lewis Moran murdered] ,www.theage.com.au, 31 March 2004, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
*Nikolai Radev killed in gang war [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2003/12/12/1071125658986.html New Lead in Bulgarian Nik's Killing] , www.theage.com, 13 December 2003, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
*Andrew Veniamin killed in gang war by Mick Gatto [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/03/31/1080544556711.html Lewis Moran murdered] ,www.theage.com.au, 31 March 2004, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
*Carl Williams imprisoned 35 years [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/03/31/1080544556711.html Lewis Moran murdered] ,www.theage.com.au, 31 March 2004, (accessed 8 May 2008)]

Fraudsters

Australians convicted of fraud

* Rodney Adler Sydney based fraudster who was imprisoned for his role in transactions to hide the true financial status of FAI Insurance. [ [http://cclsr.law.unimelb.edu.au/judgments/states/nsw/2002/may/2002nswsc483.html ASIC v Adler NSW Supreme Court] , NSW Supreme Court, 30 May 2002, (accessed 9 May 2008)]
* Alan Bond jailed for three years in 1996 for fraud [ [http://www.news.com.au/story/0,4057,20941270-2,00.html Alan Bond boasts plans of new fortune] , www.news.com.au, 17 December 2006, (accessed 9 May 2008)]
* Brian Burke former W.A. premier imprisoned for rorting travel expenses [ [http://www.ccentre.wa.gov.au/index.cfm?event=premiersBrianburke Brian Thomas Burke] ,www.ccentre.wa.gov.au, undated, (accessed 9 May 2008) ]
* Michael Cobb former politician convicted of fraud after rorting travel expenses [ [http://209.85.173.104/search?q=cache:1jNO5BbZdwIJ:www.ministerjusticeandcustoms.gov.au/agd/WWW/attorneygeneralHome.nsf/Page/Media_Releases_1997_April_1997_Dr_Bob_Woods_and_Mr_Michael_Cobb_MP+Michael+Cobb+fraud&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=au Dr Bob Woods and Mr Michael Cobb MP] ,www.ministerjusticeandcustoms.gov.au, 8 April 1997, (accessed 8 May 2008) ]
* Laurie Connell jailed for conspiring to pervert the course of justice [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/cth/FCA/1993/20.html?query=connell%20and%20rothwells Western Australia v Bond Corporation Holdings Ltd; Wardley Australia Limited; Lawrence Robert Connell ; Wardley Australia Securities Limited; Rothwells Limited (In Liquidation) and James Philip Yonge [1993] FCA 20] , Federal Court of Australia, 5 February 1993, (Accessed 9 May 2008)]
* Peter Foster, one of Australia's most famous conmen, jailed for fraud [ [http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/story/0,21985,20921222-5005961,00.html Peter Foster could be back in jail next week] , www.news.com.au, 13 December 2006, (accessed 9 May 2008)]
* John Friedrich, German born fraudster, suicided at his Sale, Victoria farmFact|date=May 2008
* Simon Hannes, insider trading ahead of takeover of TNT in 1996 [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWCCA/2006/373.html?query=title(Hannes) Hannes v DPP] , Supreme court of New South Wales, 24 November 2006]
* Ray O'Connor former W.A. premier imprisoned for stealing [ [http://www.ccentre.wa.gov.au/index.cfm?event=premiersRaymondoconnor Raymond James O'Connor] ,www.ccentre.wa.gov.au, 15 July 2005,(accessed 9 amy 2008)]
* Rene Rivkin, stockmarket guru imprisoned on insider trading charges [ [http://www.smh.com.au/cgi-bin/common/popupPrintArticle.pl?path=/articles/2003/04/30/1051382003804.html Rivkin guilty but vows fightback] , www.smh.com.au, 1 May 2003, (accessed 3 May 2008) ]
* Christopher Skase, failed businessman and fugitive who escaped to Majorca [ [http://www.ericellis.com/spainskase1.htm Skase's Reign in Spain turns sour] , Sydney Morning Herald, 27 May 1991, (accessed 9 May 2008)]
* Jim Stefan, Australian Labor Party fixer and standover man also convicted for Firearms Trafficking. Standover man for Tim Bristow, Len McPherson and many other Sydney Identities Fact|date=May 2008
* Andrew Theophanous, bribery and fraud offences relating to assisting in visa applications as a Member of Parliament [ [http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2005/03/18/1326546.htm Ex-MP Theophanous to face conspiracy charges] , www.abc.net.au, 18 March 2005, (accessed 9 May 2008)]
* Glenn Wheatley, jailed for tax evasion [ [http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,20867,22031463-2702,00.html Wheatley guilty of Tax Fraud] , www.theaustralian.com.au, 7 July 2007, (accessed 9 May 2008)]
* Ray Williams, fraud related to the collapse of HIH Insurance [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWSC/2005/315.html?query=williams Regina v Williams 2005] , Supreme court of NSW Decisions, 15 April 2005, (accessed 9 May 2008)]

Murderers

Australians convicted of murder.

* Dante Arthurs, Murdered Sofia Rodriguez-Urrutia-Shu [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/wa/WASC/2007/182.html?query=dante%20and%20arthurs Arthurs v The State of Western Australia 2007 WASC 182] , 31 July 2007, (accessed 15 May 2008)]
* Valmae Beck, Life sentence for the murder of Sian Kingi [ [http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,25197,23656519-2702,00.html Valmae Beck close to death] ,www.theaustralian.news.com.au, 6 May 2008, (accessed 15 May 2008) ]
* Lindsay Beckett, convicted killer in the Bega schoolgirl murders case [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/vic/VICSC/1998/219.html?query=lindsay%20and%20beckett R v Beckett 1998] ,Supreme Court of Victoria Decisions, 20 August 1998 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Bronson Blessington, convicted killer of Janine Balding [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWCCA/2006/305.html?query=%22Bronson%20Blessington%22 R v Elliot and Blessington 2006] , Supreme Court of New South Wales - Court of Criminal Appeal Decisions, 22 September 2006 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Kenneth Brown, explorer and pastoralist hung for murdering his wife Fact|date=May 2008
* Martin Bryant, convicted of 35 murders in the Port Arthur massacre [ [http://www.abc.net.au/rn/talks/bbing/stories/s10603.htm Managing Martin: The Jailing of Martin Bryant] , www.abc.net.au, 16 March 1997, (accessed 9 May 2008)]
* Leslie Camilleri, convicted killer of the Bega schoolgirl murders [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/vic/VICSC/1999/160.html?query=title(Camilleri) R v Camilleri 1999] , Supreme Court of Victoria Decisions, 17 June 1999 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Matthew Elliot, convicted killer of Janine Balding [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWCCA/2006/305.html?query=%22Bronson%20Blessington%22 R v Elliot and Blessington 2006] , Supreme Court of New South Wales - Court of Criminal Appeal Decisions, 22 September 2006 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Keith Faure, convicted Melbourne underworld killings murderer [ [http://www.theage.com.au/news/Crime--Corruption/Three-facing-charges-over-Moran-killing/2005/05/12/1115843312487.html Three facing charges over Moran killing] ,www.theage.com, 13 March 2005 (accessed 24 April 2008)]
* Christopher Dale Flannery, Melbourne hitman, rapist and armed robberFact|date=May 2008
* Andrew Garforth, convicted killer of 9 year old Ebony Simpson in Bargo, New South Wales [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/other/hca/transcripts/1994/S98/1.html?query=andrew%20and%20garforth Garforth v The Queen S98/1994] ,High Court of Australia Transcripts, 7 December 1994, (accessed 29 April2007)]
* Phillip Glattback, convicted killer of his defacto wife and mother of his son, Anita Scipione - sentenced to life imprisonment [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/qld/QCA/2004/356.html?query=^glattback R v Glattback 2004] , Supreme Court of Queensland Court of Decisions,1 October 2004, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
* John Wayne Glover, the North Shore Granny murderer [ [http://www.smh.com.au/news/national/suburban-serial-killer/2005/09/09/1125772682114.html Suburban Serial Killer] , www.smh.com.au, 9 September 2005,(accessed 9 May 2008)]
* Sef Gonzales, murdered his mother, father and sister [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWSC/2004/822.html?query=%22Sef%20Gonzales% Regina v Gonzales 2004] , Supreme Court of New South Wales Decisions,23 September 2004 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Maddison Hall, murdered a hitchhiker, had a sex change operation in prison [ [http://www.news.com.au/dailytelegraph/story/0,22049,20448099-5001021,00.html Sex-swap killer stays caged] , www.news.com.au, 21 September 2006, (accessed 13 May 2008)]
* Stephen “Shorty” Jamieson, convicted killer of Janine Balding [ [http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2003/08/14/1060588523953.html?from=storyrhs A question of guilt that's too hot to handle] , www.smh.com.au, 15 August 2003, (accessed 14 May 2008)]
* Ned Kelly, bushranger [ [http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A050009b.htm Kelly, Edward (Ned) (1855 - 1880)] ,Australian Dictionary of Biography, undated, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
* Henry Keogh, convicted of strangling his fiancée [ [http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,20867,21781574-1702,00.html Bathtub murderer wants appeal reopened] , www.theaustralian.com.au, 23 May 2007, (accessed 14 May 2008)]
* Julian Knight, Hoddle Street Massacre [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/10/19/1097951666370.html?from=top5 Hoddle Street Killer banned from court] , www.theage.com.au, 19 October 2004, (accessed 12 May 2008)]
* Francesco Mangione, the Mr Whippy ice cream turf war murderer [ [http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2004/04/22/1082530282021.html?from=storyrhs 22 years for ice cream vendor who hacked rival to death] , www.smh.com.au , 22 April 2004, (accessed 14 May 2008)]
* Craig Minogue, Russell Street bombing [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2006/03/24/1143083990293.html The day Russell Street shook] , www.theage.com.au, 25 March 2006, (accessed 2May 2008)]
* Bradley John Murdoch, convicted for the murder of Peter Falconio [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/nt/NTSC/2005/80.html The Queen v Murdoch 2005] , Supreme court of Northern territory Decisions, 16 Decembr 2005, (accessed 13 May 2008)]
* Michael Murdoch, convicted of the Anita Cobby murder [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/1989/28.html Murphy v Regina HCA 28 1989] High Court of Australia, 30 May 1989 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Gary Murphy, convicted of the Anita Cobby murder [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/1989/28.html Murphy v Regina HCA 28 1989] High Court of Australia, 30 May 1989 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Les Murphy, convicted of the Anita Cobby murder [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/1989/28.html Murphy v Regina HCA 28 1989] High Court of Australia, 30 May 1989 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Michael Murphy, convicted of the Anita Cobby murder [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/1989/28.html Murphy v Regina HCA 28 1989] High Court of Australia, 30 May 1989 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
*James Ryan O'Neill, a Victorian convicted of murder in Tasmania [ [http://www.theage.com.au/news/tv--radio/remember-hes-a-killer/2006/10/17/1160850937078.html Remember He's a Killer] , www.theage.com.au, 19 October 2006, (accessed 12 May 2008)]
* Ronald Ryan, last person executed in Australia [ [http://www.vicbar.com.au/vicbar_oral/images/opas/7_RyanGuilty.jpgRyan Guilty] , www.vicbar.com.au, 31 March 1966, (accessed 2 May 2008)]
* John Sharpe, spear gun murderer of his wife and child [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/vic/VICSC/2005/276.html?query=john%20and%20sharpe Regina V Sharpe 2005 VSC276] , Supreme Court of Victoria Decisions, 5 August 2005 (accessed 29 April 2007)]
* Anu Singh, murdered her boyfriend Joe Cinque [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/act/ACTSC/1999/27.html R v Singh 1999 ACTSC 27] , Supreme Court of the ACT Decisions, 12 April 1999, (accessed 15 May 2008)]
* Neddy Smith, convicted of the murder of Sydney brothel owner, Harvey Jones [ [http://www.newmatilda.com/node/502?ArticleID=502&CategoryID=-1 Visiting Ned in Long Bay] , John Dale, 2 March 2005, (accessed 2 May 2008)]
* Stan Taylor, actor, convicted of the Russell Street bombing and murder of a police officer [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2006/03/24/1143083990293.html Remembering the day Russell Street shook] , www.theage.com.au, 25 March 2006, (accessed 2 May 2008)]
* John Travers, convicted ringleader of the Anita Cobby murder [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/1989/28.html Murphy v Regina HCA 28 1989] High Court of Australia, 30 May 1989 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
* Matthew Wales, the Society Murders [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/vic/VSC/2003/115.html?query=matthew%20and%20wales R v Wales 2003 VSC 115] ,Supreme Court of Victoria Decisions, 11 April 2003, (accessed 16 May 2008)]
* Barrie Watts, Life sentence for the murder of Sian Kingi Fact|date=May 2008
* Wayne Wilmot, convicted of murder of Janine Balding

erial killers

Australians convicted of multiple murders
* David Birnie, rape and murder of four women in Perth in 1986 [ [http://www.abc.net.au/stateline/wa/content/2005/s1478583.htm Serial killers death brings relief to survivor] , www.abc.net.au, 7 October 2005, (accessed 16 May 2008)]
* Catherine Birnie, rape and murder of four women in Perth in 1986 [ [http://www.abc.net.au/stateline/wa/content/2005/s1478583.htm Serial killers death brings relief to survivor] , www.abc.net.au, 7 October 2005, (accessed 16 May 2008)]
* John Bunting, convicted killer involved in the Snowtown murders [http://www.news.com.au/story/0,23599,21684966-2,00.html Serial killers see murder case dropped] , "News.com.au", May 7, 2007]
* Eric Edgar Cooke, The Nedlands monster [ [http://www.abc.net.au/austory/transcripts/s614985.htm Murder he wrote Part 1] , www.abc.net.au, Australian Story, 29 July 2002, (accessed 12 May 2008)]
* Paul Denyer, Melbourne based serial killer during early 1990s dubbed the 'Frankston Serial Killer'. [ [http://www.aic.gov.au/publications/rpp/28/ch4.pdf Mass and Serial Murders in Australia] , Australian Institute of Criminology, undated, (accessed 10 May 2008)]
* Peter Dupas, Melbourne based alleged serial killer who killed several times upon release from prison. [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/vic/VICSC/2000/356.html?query=Dupas R v Dupas 2000] , Supreme Court of Victoria Decisions, 12 September 2000, (accessed 10 May 2008) ]
* John Wayne Glover, North Shore Granny Murders [ [http://www.smh.com.au/news/national/suburban-serial-killer/2005/09/09/1125772682114.html Suburban Serial Killer] , www.smh.com.au, 9 September 2005,(accessed 10 May 2008)]
* Eddie Leonski, American serial killer known as the Brownout Strangler [ [http://www.enet.org.au/historyonline/brownout/brownout.htm The Brownout Strangler] , www.enet.org.au, undated, (accessed 10 May 2008)]
* Ivan Milat, Backpacker murders [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWSC/1995/88.html?query=title(Milat) Attorney General for New South Wales v Ivan Milat] , Supreme Court of NSW Decisions, 19 October 1995 (accessed 25 April 2008)]
*Derek Ernest Percy, murdered Christine Sharrock and Marianne Schmidt, suspected of others. [ [http://www.theage.com.au/news/National/Murder-witness-vanishes-suspiciously/2005/02/03/1107409985472.html Murder witness vanishes suspiciously] , www.theage.com, 4 February 2005, (accessed 1 May 2008)]
* Joseph Schwab, murdered five tourists across the Northern Territory and Western Australia in 1987.Fact|date=July 2008

Child sex offenders

Australians convicted of child sex offences

*Heidi Choat, teacher who had a sexual relationship with a primary school student [ [http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,25197,17589133-28737,00.html Hey Teacher leave those kids alone] , www.theaustralian.com.au, 17 December 2005, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
*Robert 'Dolly' Dunn, homosexual child molester [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWCCA/2000/171.html?query=%22Robert%20Dunn%22 R v Dunn 2000 NSWCCA 171] , Supreme Court of New South Wales - Court of Criminal Appeal Decisions, 15 May 2000, (accessed 15 May 2008)]
*Karen Louise Ellis, teacher who had sexual relations with a student [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2004/08/31/1093938921166.html I pursued teacher, says boy] , www.theage.com.au, 1 September 2004, (accessed 12 May 2008)]
*Andrew Garforth, convicted child killer [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/other/hca/transcripts/1994/S98/1.html?query=Garforth Garforth v The Queen S98/1994] , High Court of Australia transcripts, 7 December 1994, (accessed 10 May 2008) ]
*Cindy Leanne Howell, teacher's aide who maintained a sexual relationship with a student [ [http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2005/11/04/1130823395102.html Teacher jailed over sexual affair with student] , www.theage.com.au, 4 November 2005, (accessed13 May 2008)]
*John Hewitt, a school teacher charged with possessing child pornography.
*Brian Keith Jones, aka Mr Baldy [ [http://www.news.com.au/story/0,10117,16189551-1243,00.html Child Rapist accepts tough supervision] , www.news.com.au, 8 August 2005, (accessed 12 May 2008)]
*Bridget Mary Nolan, teacher who had sexual relations with a student [ [http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200601/s1558366.htm 'Heartbroken teacher pleads guilty to sex with student] , www.abc.net.au, 30 January 2006, (accessed 13 May 2008)]
*Milton Orkopoulos, child sex offences [ [http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,20867,20721655-601,00.html Mp bought teen sex using public funds] , www.theaustralian.news.com.au, 8 November 2006, (accessed 15 May 2008)]
*Patrick Power, convicted of possessing child pornography [ [http://netk.net.au/Power/Power7.asp Jailed Powers fall complete] , www.netk.net.au, 20 July 2007, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
*Sarah Jayne Vercoe, teacher who abused students [ [http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200509/s1456232.htm Teacher jailed for sex with five boys] , www.abc.net.au, 8 September 2005, (accessed 12 May 2008)]
*Anthony James Wheatman, Sexual offences against young children in South Australia [cite news
last = Hunt | first = Nigel | coauthors = | title = Pedophile link to jail porn | work = | pages = | language = | publisher = Sunday Mail | date = 2007-07-17 | url = http://www.news.com.au/adelaidenow/story/0,22606,21918609-5006301,00.html | accessdate = 2008-05-15
]
*Neal Winter, school teacher and convicted pedophile. [ [http://www.smh.com.au/news/national/piano-teacher-molested-boy-after-classes-court-hears/2006/03/16/1142098602859.html Piano Teacher molested boy after classes Court hears] , www.smh.com.au, 17 March 2006, (accessed 8 May 2008)]
*David Barry Quinn. teacher who sexual abused student. [ [http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/story/0,21985,23745884-661,00.html David Barry Quinn jailed for 18 months for sex with student] , www.news.com.au, 23 May 2008, (accessed 2 June 2008)]

Rapists

Australians convicted of rape
*Peter Dupas, serial killer [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/vic/VICSC/2000/356.html?query=Dupas R v Dupas 2000] , Supreme Court of Victoria Decisions, 12 September 2000, (accessed 10 May 2008) ]
*Bevan Spencer von Einem, homosexual rapist and murderer [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/sa/SASC/1991/2741.html?query=von%20Einem The Queen v Bevan Spencer von Einem] , Supreme court of South Australia Decisions, 6 March 1991, (accessed 10 May 2008)]

*Ashfield gang rapes:*Mohammed Saheem K. [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWSC/2004/319.html?query=ashfield%20and%20rapes Regina v Msk Regina v Mak Regina v Mrk Regina v Mmk 2004 NSWSC 319] , Supreme court of NSW decisions, 22 April 2004, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*Mohammed Ali K. [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWSC/2004/319.html?query=ashfield%20and%20rapes Regina v Msk Regina v Mak Regina v Mrk Regina v Mmk 2004 NSWSC 319] , Supreme court of NSW decisions, 22 April 2004, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*Mohammed Mussawar K. [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWSC/2004/319.html?query=ashfield%20and%20rapes Regina v Msk Regina v Mak Regina v Mrk Regina v Mmk 2004 NSWSC 319] , Supreme court of NSW decisions, 22 April 2004, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*Mohammed Rehan K. [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWSC/2004/319.html?query=ashfield%20and%20rapes Regina v Msk Regina v Mak Regina v Mrk Regina v Mmk 2004 NSWSC 319] , Supreme court of NSW decisions, 22 April 2004, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*Ram Shrestha [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWSC/2004/319.html?query=ashfield%20and%20rapes Regina v Msk Regina v Mak Regina v Mrk Regina v Mmk 2004 NSWSC 319] , Supreme court of NSW decisions, 22 April 2004, (accessed 15 May 2008)]
*Sydney gang rapes:*Bilal Skaf - ring leader [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWCCA/2005/297.html?query=skaf%20and%20gang%20and%20rapes R v Bilal Skaf 2005 NSWCCA 297] , Supreme Court of New South Wales - Court of Criminal Appeal Decisions, 16 September 2005, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*Mohammed Skaf [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWCCA/2004/37.html?query=mohammed%20and%20skaf REGINA v Bilal SKAF , REGINA v Mohammed SKAF 2004 NSWCCA 37] , Supreme Court of New South Wales - Court of Criminal Appeal Decisions, 6 May 2004, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*Mahmoud Chami [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWCCA/2005/299.html?query=skaf%20and%20gang%20and%20rapes R v Chami 2005 NSWCCA 299] , Supreme Court of New South Wales - Court of Criminal Appeal Decisions, 16 September 2005, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*Mohammed Ghanem [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/other/HCATrans/2005/744.html?query=skaf%20and%20gang%20and%20rapes Skaf v The Queen; Hajeid v The Queen; Ghanem v The Queen 2005 HCATrans 744] , High Court of Australia Transcripts, 9 September 2005, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*Belal Hajeid [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/other/HCATrans/2005/744.html?query=skaf%20and%20gang%20and%20rapes Skaf v The Queen; Hajeid v The Queen; Ghanem v The Queen 2005 HCATrans 744] , High Court of Australia Transcripts, 9 September 2005, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*Mahmoud Sanoussi [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWCCA/2005/298.html?query=mohammed%20and%20sanoussi R v Mohammed Skaf 2005] , Supreme Court of New South Wales - Court of Criminal Appeal Decisions, 16 September 2005, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*Mohammed Sanoussi [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWCCA/2005/298.html?query=mohammed%20and%20sanoussi R v Mohammed Skaf 2005] , Supreme Court of New South Wales - Court of Criminal Appeal Decisions, 16 September 2005, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*Tayyab Sheikh [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWCCA/2005/298.html?query=mohammed%20and%20sanoussi R v Mohammed Skaf 2005] , Supreme Court of New South Wales - Court of Criminal Appeal Decisions, 16 September 2005, (accessed 15 May 2008)] :*"H" [ [http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/nsw/NSWCCA/2005/282.html?query=skaf%20and%20gang%20and%20rapes R v H 2005 NSWCCA 282] , Supreme Court of New South Wales - Court of Criminal Appeal Decisions, 16 September 2005, (accessed 15 May 2008)]

Others

Australians convicted of other offences

*Barry Morris, politician who was jailed for making bomb and death threats [ [http://www.parliament.nsw.gov.au/prod/parlment/members.nsf/1fb6ebed995667c2ca256ea100825164/46ffa5a0da65740eca256e4a0083c6d2!OpenDocument Mr Barry John Morris (1935-2001)] ,www.parliament.nsw.gov.au, undated, (accessed 13 May 2008) ]

*David Hicks, Islamist terroristFact|date=July 2008

References

ee also

*List of Australians in international prisons
*List of Australian politicians convicted of crimes
*Australians


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