Stephanie Gardiner is a reporter at The Sydney Morning Herald. Email or tweet her with your news tips.
Stephanie Gardiner Oliver Huxley is a haunted man. With heavy shoulders and an ashen face, Mr Huxley spoke of a life spent in his darkened apartment, fearful of strangers and having visions about the night...
Stephanie Gardiner As the blankets of hail that fell in Sydney lingered on Sunday morning, the Bureau of Meteorology is predicting warmer and calmer conditions across the city this week.
Stephanie Gardiner Bryon and Judith Green✓ were worried about their missing daughter for a week, unaware she was dead and buried on their farm.
Stephanie Gardiner, Louise Hall One child was in a pool, another was playing computer games and one young boy was in a car.
Stephanie Gardiner Maurice Van Ryn sat in the courtroom, slouching back in his seat, his hand beneath his chin, looking calmly at the wall. He didn't look at his victim once.
Stephanie Gardiner A group of drunk teenagers led police on a pursuit in a stolen car through darkened Sydney suburbs, driving over road spikes, bursting a tyre, and crashing several times.
Stephanie Gardiner One of Sydney teenager Georgina Bartter's closest friends has pleaded guilty to supplying the ecstasy pills that led to her death.
Stephanie Gardiner The state of NSW has successfully fought for an interim detention order keeping a paedophile who remains "strongly" attracted to children behind bars to be psychiatrically assessed.
Stephanie Gardiner A boy named Dylan screamed for help when he got stuck on play equipment at McDonald's in Castle Hill.
Stephanie Gardiner With a free kebab on offer, Jack Mascitelli stripped naked and ran through the streets of Byron Bay at 8.45 in the morning.
Disgraced former doctor Graeme Reeves returns to court to face manslaughter over death of Kerry Ann McAllister
Paul Bibby, Stephanie Gardiner Former Bega doctor Graeme Reeves faces the charge over the death of 38-year-old Kerry Ann McAllister, who died after she gave birth to her third son.
Stephanie Gardiner A woman suffering depression, having suicidal thoughts and trouble sleeping reached out to a Sydney psychologist for help.
'Pogo stick' death murder charge: Man accused of abusing and murdering girlfriend's seven-year-old son to face trial in October
Stephanie Gardiner A man accused of abusing and murdering his girlfriend's seven-year-old son and blaming the death on an accidental fall from a pogo stick, will face trial in October.
Stephanie Gardiner One day in August, underworld figure George Alex wrote his ex-girlfriend an email saying he wanted her dead: "Ur a waste of space. Neck yourself. Before I get to you. I want you to die dog"
Stephanie Gardiner and Emma Partridge Matthew Forti, 19, appeared in Downing Centre Local Court on Wednesday, where he pleaded not guilty to two counts of knowingly taking part in supplying a prohibited drug.
Stephanie Gardiner Joel Betts, who stabbed his former girlfriend more than 20 times, argued the court should have considered his injuries as extra punishment.
Stephanie Gardiner In the weeks after Morgan Huxley was found dead in his Neutral Bay flat, police were interviewing former girlfriends, his flatmate and her boyfriend, and his colleagues.
Stephanie Gardiner Daniel Jack Kelsall avoids making eye contact with his mother as he is found guilty of the murder of Morgan Huxley on Wednesday.
Stephanie Gardiner Daniel Jack Kelsall saw a drunken Morgan Huxley, and picked his target for a murder fantasy.
Stephanie Gardiner Wearing yellow flowers to symbolise his favourite colour, the friends and family of murdered Sydney businessman Morgan Huxley say his life was stolen by a "worthless psychopath".