Andrew Peter Garforth, (b. August 8 1963), is an Australian criminal, sentenced to life imprisonment for the abduction and murder of 9 year old schoolgirl Ebony Simpson in Bargo, New South Wales, Australia. ...more on Wikipedia about "Andrew Garforth"
Bevan Spencer von Einem, also known as Bevan von Einem (last name sometimes spelled "Von Einem"), is a paedophile and suspected serial murderer from Adelaide, South Australia. An accountant by profession, he was convicted in 1984 for the rape and murder of 15-year-old Richard Kelvin, the son of local TV personality Rob Kelvin, and is currently serving life imprisonment in Yatala Labour Prison. ...more on Wikipedia about "Bevan Spencer von Einem"
Bradley John Murdoch (born 1958) is a convicted Australian murderer, currently serving life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 28 years for the July 2001 murder of disappeared British backpacker Peter Falconio. Murdoch currently resides in Berrimah Prison in Darwin . He will be 74 when eligible for parole. In January 2006, Murdoch lodged an appeal against his conviction. ...more on Wikipedia about "Bradley John Murdoch"
Craig W. J. Minogue is an Australian prisoner, convicted for the 1986 bombing of the Russell Street Police Headquarters in Russell Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on March 27, 1986. In 1988, Minogue was sentenced to life imprisonment, with a non-parole period of 30 years. Minogue is currently serving his sentence at HM Prison Barwon, near Geelong, about one hours drive from Melbourne. ...more on Wikipedia about "Craig Minogue"
Dan Kelly ( 1861 - 28th June 1880) was the youngest brother of Australian Bushranger Ned Kelly. He was a member of the Kelly Gang and was killed at the siege at Glenrowan. ...more on Wikipedia about "Dan Kelly (bushranger)"
David Harold Eastman is a former public servant of Canberra, Australia. In 1995 he was convicted of murder over the January 10, 1989 shooting death of Australian Federal Police Assistant Commissioner Colin Winchester. ...more on Wikipedia about "David Eastman"
Dennis Bruce Allen (b. 1951 - d. 1987) was an infamous Melbourne based drug dealer who was reported to have murdered many victims. He was the oldest son of crime matriarch Kath Pettingill. He died of drug-induced heart failure in 1987. ...more on Wikipedia about "Dennis Allen"
John Myles Sharpe (b. February 28, 1967), is an Australian currently serving life imprisonment for the murders of his wife and only child. The nature and events of the crime were in the words of the sentencing judge "too awful to contemplate". ...more on Wikipedia about "John Sharpe (Australian murderer)"
John Raymond Travers is an Australian murderer. He was sentenced to life imprisonment along with four others in his gang, for the horrific 1986 Anita Cobby murder in New South Wales. ...more on Wikipedia about "John Travers"
Julian Knight, born March 4, 1968 is the spree killer who on August 9 1987, murdered 7 people and injured 19 during a shooting spree in Clifton Hill, Victoria, in what became known in Australian history as the Hoddle Street Massacre. He is currently serving a minimum 27 year sentence. ...more on Wikipedia about "Julian Knight"
Keith George Faure is an Australian criminal from Norlane, Victoria, Australia. Faure's criminal history includes convictions for armed robbery, breaking and entering and murder. ...more on Wikipedia about "Keith Faure"
Kenneth Brown ( 1837– 10 June 1876) was an explorer and pastoralist in Western Australia. He was hanged for murdering his wife. ...more on Wikipedia about "Kenneth Brown (pastoralist)"
(Lawrence Kavenagh) Born in Waterford, Ireland, He was convicted for burglary and sentenced to penal transportationfor life. He Arived on the Ferguson in 1829 at Sydney after comitting many offences he was sent to Norfolk Island where he received a total of 180 lashes for insolence and attempted escape. He returned to Sydney in 1842 escaped again. ...more on Wikipedia about "Lawrence Kavenagh"
Martha Rendell (c. 1871 – 6 October 1909)was the last woman to be hanged in Western Australia. She was found guilty of the willful murder of her defacto husbands son, Arthur Morris in 1908. She was also suspected of the killing of his two daughters Annie and Olive. It was alleged that she killed the children by swabbing hydrochloric acid on the back of their throats. Martha however always protested her innocence, maintaining that she was treating the children for diphtheria. There was considerable public outrage at the time, the press portraying her as a "Scarlet Woman" and "Wicked Stepmother" and some debate on the appropriateness of execution for a woman but on 6 October 1909 she was hanged at Fremantle Prison. She is buried at Fremantle cemetery in the same grave as Eric Edgar Cooke. ...more on Wikipedia about "Martha Rendell" You are visiting http://www.shortopedia.com shortopedia
Martin Bryant (born May 7, 1966) murdered 35 people and injured 37 others in the Port Arthur Massacre, a record breaking killing spree in Tasmania in 1996. He is currently serving a life sentence in Hobart's Risdon Prison after pleading guilty. ...more on Wikipedia about "Martin Bryant"
Martin Cash (c. 1808– 10 August 1877) was a notorious convict bushranger known for escaping twice from Port Arthur, Van Diemen's Land. His 1870 autobiography The Adventures of Martin Cash became a popular best seller in Australia, describing Cash and company as charming rogues. ...more on Wikipedia about "Martin Cash"
Mr Cruel is the name given to an unknown Australian murderer and rapist who attacked his victims in suburban Melbourne areas during the 1980s and 90s. Police believe the person they know as Mr Cruel is responsible for the abduction of 10 year old Sharon Wills from Ringwood in 1988. Wills was held prisoner and assaulted for 18 hours before being dressed in plastic rubbish bags and dropped off at a school in Bayswater. Later, 13-year-old Nicola Lynas disappeared from her Canterbury home in 1990 in similar circumstances. Lynas remained missing for 50 hours. ...more on Wikipedia about "Mr Cruel"
Edward "Ned" Kelly ( c. 1854 – 11 November 1880) is Australia's most famous bushranger, and, to some, a folk hero for his defiance of the colonial authorities. He was known as the Man in the Iron Mask (after the Alexandre Dumas book) because he was armoured when captured. ...more on Wikipedia about "Ned Kelly"
Arthur "Neddy" Smith, born Arthur Stanley Smith, was a well-known public figure and gangster in Sydney, Australia, during the late 1970s and early 1980s. ...more on Wikipedia about "Neddy Smith"
Phuong Ngo was convicted of ordering the killing Australian MP John Newman in September, 1994. He was arrested on March 13, 1998, tried and subsequently jailed. His appeal was to the High Court of Australia was rejected in May 2004. ...more on Wikipedia about "Phuong Ngo"
Ronald Joseph Ryan (c. 21 February 1926 - 3 February 1967) was the last man to be legally executed in Australia. ...more on Wikipedia about "Ronald Ryan"
Sef Gonzales (born September 16, 1980) is an Australian who was convicted and sentenced in the Supreme Court of New South Wales to life imprisonment for the murder of family members father, Teddy, 46, mother Mary Loiva Josephine, 43, and sister Clodine, 18. ...more on Wikipedia about "Sef Gonzales"
Joseph Leslie Theodore Taylor (Squizzy Taylor) was a Melbourne based gangster born in 1888. He earned the nickname 'Squizzy' due to an ulcerated, droopy left eyelid. ...more on Wikipedia about "Squizzy Taylor"
Stan Taylor is an Australian criminal, currently sentenced to life imprisonment after being found guilty of involvement in the 1986 bombing of the Russell Street Police Headquarters in Melbourne, Australia. Before his life imprisonment, Taylor worked as a youth worker and actor and landed minor roles in notable Australian television shows such as Cop Shop and Prisoner. ...more on Wikipedia about "Stan Taylor"
Sven Huebner is an Australian citizen who was convicted in 2005 of killing a female friend, Linda Roberts during a botched sex game. The victims decomposed naked body was found by a walker in bushland at Mackenzie in November 2001. ...more on Wikipedia about "Sven Huebner" www.shortopedia.com, it's as simple as that! Australian_murderers
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