Stephanie Gardiner is a reporter at The Sydney Morning Herald. Email or tweet her with your news tips.
Lisa Davies, Stephanie Gardiner, Paul Bibby He was the aged-care nurse entrusted to treat the elderly and infirm, but instead Roger Dean started a fatal blaze and murdered 11 helpless nursing home residents.
Stephanie Gardiner It was a note written in Italian, folded in four and passed in the dock at a murder trial. In the NSW Supreme Court on Thursday, the jury at the trial of Giuseppe Di Cianni and Josephine Pintabona...
Stephanie Gardiner The unknown man came into Haberfield Public School, assaulted four girls in an external stairwell in an attack that lasted less than a minute, and left.
Stephanie Gardiner Born in Hungary, she survived the Holocaust and made a life for herself in Sydney.
Stephanie Gardiner Knowing that the man who had just kicked in his front door was a boxing champion, Craig Charles Pitts made the "heinous" decision to pick up a kitchen knife.
Stephanie Gardiner Two brothers stabbed to death in their Sydney home appeared to have struggled with their killer, a court has been told.
Stephanie Gardiner Sean Lee King says he can't remember much about the night he murdered his girlfriend, when he stomped on her and left her battered body on her mother's kitchen floor.
Stephanie Gardiner, Ilya Gridneff It was the horrific end to an already terrible tale. The death of 32-year-old Mosman resident Kate Malonyay was followed a few days later by her ex-boyfriend Elliott Coulson plunging to his death...
Stephanie Gardiner Five days before he killed his girlfriend, Sean Lee King sent her a text message saying "just stay out of my life".
Stephanie Gardiner Sean Lee King, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend, would sometimes become "full on" when he smoked ice, a longtime friend has told his trial.
Stephanie Gardiner A man who was like a "ticking time bomb" when he was high on drugs has been sentenced to at least six years for the bashing death of his girlfriend's four-year-old son.
Stephanie Gardiner The "sad and unexpected" death of a three-month-old boy suffering meningococcal meningitis, who was not given antibiotics for more than six hours, was the result of natural causes, a coroner has...
Stephanie Gardiner Twenty-six minutes. That's how long Sean Lee King was with Jazmin-Jean Ajbschitz on the night he killed her, his murder trial has heard.
Stephanie Gardiner Sean King will spend his 27th birthday on Thursday on trial for murdering the woman he says he loved.
Stephanie Gardiner The last thing Sean Lee King says he remembers before he killed his girlfriend was going up to her apartment in an elevator.
Stephanie Gardiner Sydney man Sean Lee King may have jumped or stomped on his girlfriend's heart with ''extreme force'', killing her almost immediately, his murder trial has been told.
Paul Bibby and Stephanie Gardiner A Sydney man has been found guilty of murder over a drunken fight in which he punched and stomped on a man who had a potentially fatal, hidden brain defect.
Stephanie Gardiner A man who snatched a screaming six-year-old girl from her front yard near Wagga Wagga, raped her and later dropped her near her home and said "you can walk from here" has had more than two years cut...
Stephanie Gardiner Sydney man Sean Lee King may have jumped or stomped on his girlfriend's heart with "extreme force", killing her almost immediately, his murder trial has been told.
Stephanie Gardiner, Paul Bibby There is no "compelling evidence" to make findings against a Sydney cosmetic surgeon who signed his mother's death certificate, his barrister says.