Eamonn Duff

Eamonn Duff

Eamonn Duff is the Sun-Herald senior investigative writer

Mount Panorama becomes 'Wahluu' in move backed by Bathurst race organisers

Eamonn Duff The NSW Geographical Names Board has given the nod to a second name for Mount Panorama.

Confronting campaigns cast light on hidden victims of household violence

domestic violence

Eamonn Duff "If domestic violence was addressed within schools, I could have gotten help and saved my mum."

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One in 5 families admits to using sedative drugs, including Phenergan, on their children for a quieter life on road trips

One in five parents turns to drugs: Orlando Moodley, 3, enjoys watching <i>Ice Age</i> on a DVD player while his dad Paul concentrates on driving.

Eamonn Duff Phenergan should not be used on children aged under two, due to its potential for "fatal respiratory depression", consumer guidelines say.

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The Sydney Dogs and Cats Home is in need of saving after it was issued with an eviction deadline to leave its current home


Eamonn Duff The Sydney Dogs and Cats Home is in need of saving after it was told to leave its home of 70 years.

Broken 'gentleman's agreement' between Mike Callaghan and Sydney siege survivor ends in sale of $11 million Coogee tennis court

Former owner: John O'Brien on <i>Inside the Siege: The Untold Story</i>.

Eamonn Duff On paper, it was just another bumper sale of prime coastal real estate, soon to make way for a block of luxury units boasting ocean views.  

Byron Bay skydiving victim named as Alana Clarke, as fellow diver Michael Vaughan remains critical

Tragic loss: Alana Clarke, as pictured on her Facebook page.

Eamonn Duff and Luke Malpass Experienced skydiver Michael Vaughan is still in critical condition in hospital after being involved in a fatal skydiving accident at Tyagarah near Byron Bay on Friday.

NSW Election 2015: Mike Baird announces Coalition drug policy with emphasis on tackling ice epidemic


Eamonn Duff Police will be armed with greater powers to target drug drivers on the state’s roads, jail dealers for life and cripple supply as part of a state government plan to halt the rise and spread of...

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Ambulance officers under attack: judges accused of failing paramedics

Eamonn Duff Judges have been accused of failing frontline paramedics by repeatedly allowing violent attackers to walk free or escape with soft sentences.


Ambulance officers under attack

Horrifying statistics: Paramedic Janine Kiely is one of hundreds of paramedics assaulted across Sydney in the past twelve months.

Eamonn Duff Three ambulance workers are being assaulted at work each week and police charges against attackers have more than doubled in two years, alarming new figures show.

" I thought I was about to die" - paramedics under attack

Paramedic Mick O'Connor says each job is journey into the unknown.

Eamonn Duff Mick O'Connor stood pinned against his ambulance by a man holding a knife to his throat. 

Secret police taskforce tailed journalist: Inquiry targets bugging, whistleblowing and covers-ups

Eamonn Duff Journalist `gobsmacked' as he faces questions at Parliamentary inquiry. Eamonn Duff reports.

Undercover sex spy sacked for protecting illegal worker

Eamonn Duff A private investigator who gets paid by councils to have undercover sex inside illegal brothels has been fired after witholding information about a prostitute whom he met on a job.

Police rescue boys trapped on cliff between Bondi and Tamarama

A police officer in harness prepares to go over a cliff between Bondi and Tamarama in a bid to rescue two men trapped.

Jessica Sier, Eamonn Duff, Sam de Brito Rather than the shooting the rescues from the waves at Bondi, Bondi Rescue has new content in the form of two trapped tourists. 

Fires in Adelaide and Melbourne fringes force immediate evacuations

Eamonn Duff South Australia and Victoria residents are forced to flee their homes as wind changes may spread fires erratically.

Three trials, three acquittals: meet Philip Leung - the man they couldn't convict

Conviction quashed: Philip Leung.

Eamonn Duff On Monday, Philip Leung began his day as an inmate at a prison farm near Muswellbrook, still facing two and a half years years behind bars over the manslaughter death of his long-term partner Mario...

The family of Sydney siege victim Katrina Dawson speaks

Katrina Dawson, killed in the Sydney siege.

Eamonn Duff The family of Sydney siege victim Katrina Dawson spoke publicly for the first time, launching a foundation in her honour that will make a "significant contribution" to the community, as she did in...

Drug doctor sparks law reforms

Eamonn Duff Health complaint bodies will be forced to disclose the disciplinary records of doctors to hospitals as part of new reforms aimed at improving patient safety.

Ice addiction: 'I did not know if he was dead or alive'

Ice addict Chris with his mother Rebecca.

Eamonn Duff A mother who successfully struggled to help her ice-addicted son is urging the Baird government to act on the growing crisis.

Bob Carr joins calls for drug summit

Former New South Wales premier Bob Carr has called for a new drug summit to tackle the growing ice problem.

Eamonn Duff Former NSW premier Bob Carr, who is credited with saving Sydney from a heroin epidemic after a parliamentary drug summit 15 years ago, wants a new summit to tackle the ice crisis.