Emma Partridge

Emma Partridge is a Crime Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald.

Terror raids target family homes of convicted criminals

Suspects' criminal records disclosed: Milad bin Ahmad-Shah al-Ahmadzai.

Nick Ralston and Emma Partridge A man jailed for threatening to slit the throat of a Commonwealth official and another who allegedly helped six people travel to Syria are believed to be the alleged leaders of the group targeted by...

Terrorism accused Omarjan Azari's sisters just 'fine'

The sisters of terrorism accused Omarjan Azari in Guildford.

Emma Partridge Omarjan Azari is accused of a horrific terrorist plot and their parents are overseas but two of his sisters say they are just fine after police ripped apart their western Sydney home on Thursday.

Police searching for material linked to Islamic State, al-Qaeda, says man targeted

Raban Alou, whose Wentworthville home was raided.

Emma Partridge A man targeted during counter-terrorism raids across Sydney said police were searching for any material that could link his family to al-Qaeda or Islamic State.

Puipuimaota Galuvao, sister of former NRL star Joe Galuvao, charged over schoolgirl death

Puipuimaota Galuvao.

Emma Partridge, Kahlia Beichert, Nick Ralston The woman driver charged over the death of a school girl at a southern Sydney bus stop is the sister of former NRL player Joe Galuvao.

'We've lost a nurse, a farmer and three beautiful kids'

Geoff Hunt apparently took the lives of his wife, Kim, and three children.

Emma Partridge Farmers in Lockhart area are struggling to make sense of the Hunt family murder-suicide.

Kim Hunt's sister Jenny Geppert speaks of 'heart-wrenching sadness' over family tragedy

Gone: Kim Hunt and daughter Phoebe.

Emma Partridge The sister of Kim Hunt says her family feels "an indescribable numbness and all encompassing, heart wrenching sadness" following the death of Mrs Hunt and her three children after a suspected...

Scribbled note leaves no clue to tragedy of Lockhart family

Emma Partridge Inside a small white house surrounded by bright yellow fields of canola, police found a short, scribbled note.

Hunt deaths: Lockhart struggles over loss of "beautiful family"

Kim and Geoffrey Hunt with children Phoebe, Mia and Fletcher

Emma Partridge, Simone Norrie and Cara Jeffery Few people in and around Lockhart did not know the Hunt family in one way or another.

What led to the death of Kim and Geoff Hunt and their children?

Kim and Geoffrey Hunt with children Phoebe, Mia and Fletcher

Emma Partridge Inside a small white house, surrounded by bright yellow fields of canola, police found a short, scribbled note.

Body pulled from Lockhart dam after Kim Hunt and three children shot dead

Geoffrey Hunt

Emma Partridge Police divers have recovered a body from a dam after a woman and her three children were shot dead on their Riverina farm near Wagga Wagga

Hunt family of Lockhart seemed to have it all

Kim and Geoffrey Hunt with children Phoebe, Mia and Fletcher

Emma Partridge, Simone Norrie and Cara Jeffery On the outside, the Hunt family seemed to have it all.

Search for father after woman, three children shot dead near Wagga

Geoff Hunt

Emma Partridge and Patrick Begley Kim Hunt almost died in a horror car crash two years ago. Now she and her three children are dead.

Crime figure murdered near McDonald's

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Emma Partridge A crime figure was last seen at McDonald's outlet  moments before he was shot dead in Sydney's inner west on Sunday.

Triple murder charges a possibility after Rozelle fire

Shop ablaze, Rozelle. Traces of accelerant were found at the scene.

Emma Partridge Whoever deliberately started a deadly fire at Rozelle could be charged with triple murder, police say.

Grandfather found dead in 'suspicious circumstances' on Father's Day

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Emma Partridge Homicide detectives are investigating the suspicious death of a Sydney grandfather who was found with a number of injuries in his western Sydney home. 

Accelerant found at Rozelle crime scene

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Emma Partridge, Peter Munro A Rozelle shop fire which killed three people appears to have been deliberatly lit after traces of accelerant were found at the scene.

The remains of the Rozelle shop fire turns from rescue mission to crime scene

Painstaking operation: firefighters at the scene on Friday morning.

Nick Ralston, Saffron Howden and Emma Partridge TWO bodies, believed to be that of Sydney woman Bianka O'Brien and her baby boy Jude, have been pulled from the remains of the Rozelle shop fire, with the focus now shifting from a rescue mission to...

Noble family devastated by loss of their 'beautiful boy' Chris in Rozelle explosion

Emma Partridge When Liz Noble woke up on Thursday morning she had no idea her son was missing and feared dead underneath a pile of bricks, twisted metal and concrete.

Police confirm Chris Noble, 27, died in Darling St, Rozelle explosion

Chris Noble (far left) at a family wedding. The 27-year-old was killed in an explosion in Rozelle.

Emma Partridge, Nick Ralston Three close friends were sound asleep when an explosion went off and later destroyed the unit they had been living in above a Rozelle shop on Thursday morning.

Father confronted by nightmare after Rozelle explosion


Nick Ralston, Emma Partridge and Megan Levy Three people are missing, feared dead, three others injured and two shops have been flattened following an early morning blast that rocked through Sydney's inner-west and that police fear may have...