‘Long journey finally over’:Dramatic ending to an epic tragedy

‘Long journey finally over’:Dramatic ending to an epic tragedy

A guilty verdict in the murder of Scott Johnson finally brings some relief for his brother Steve,who has spent three decades campaigning for justice.

  • byGreg Callaghan

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‘The truth at last’:Loving brother’s defiance vindicated

‘The truth at last’:Loving brother’s defiance vindicated

For most of the 33 years until Scott White stood in a closed Sydney courtroom this week and uttered the words ‘Guilty,I am guilty,guilty’,the American IT entrepreneur Steve Johnson had endured a persistent message from the NSW Police Force about his brother’s fate.

  • byRick Feneley
Scott White convicted of 1988 ‘gay hate’ murder of Scott Johnson

Scott White convicted of 1988 ‘gay hate’ murder of Scott Johnson

White was convicted on Thursday afternoon after an unsuccessful attempt to withdraw a surprise guilty plea made in a pre-trial hearing on Monday.

  • byJenny Noyes
Sydney banker ‘relieved’ to be bailed on children’s hospital assault charges

Sydney banker ‘relieved’ to be bailed on children’s hospital assault charges

Fredrik Blencke,49,has been charged with contravening an AVO and common assault.

  • bySally Rawsthorne
Hunt for alleged kidnappers under way after Omar Elomar turns up at hospital
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Hunt for alleged kidnappers under way after Omar Elomar turns up at hospital

Police are hunting for the alleged kidnappers of Condell Park man Omar Elomar,who was abducted from his palatial home on Sunday night before presenting at Bankstown Hospital 48 hours late.

  • bySally Rawsthorne
Senior Hamzy family member shot dead in targeted daylight attack in Sydney’s west

Senior Hamzy family member shot dead in targeted daylight attack in Sydney’s west

Ghassan Amoun,brother of underworld figure Bassam Hamzy,was killed in South Wentworthville on Thursday afternoon.

  • byFergus Hunter
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Couple charged with kidnapping and assaulting woman

Couple charged with kidnapping and assaulting woman

Police found an injured woman in a Woolloomooloo apartment complex after concerned neighbours called about loud noises coming from inside a unit.

  • byJenny Noyes
Wheelie bins used to steal $460k in luxury goods from Louis Vuitton store:police

Wheelie bins used to steal $460k in luxury goods from Louis Vuitton store:police

Police are seeking assistance to identify a man who allegedly stuffed wheelie bins full of luxury goods from a Sydney store in the early hours of New Year’s Day.

  • byJenny Noyes
Riot squad forced to quell Airbnb parties across Sydney
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Riot squad forced to quell Airbnb parties across Sydney

Police have reported a rise in “serious incidents” in Airbnbs before New Year’s Eve,including bloodied walls,a stabbing and brawls.

  • bySally Rawsthorne
Two alleged Comanchero bikie associates charged with drug and gun offences

Two alleged Comanchero bikie associates charged with drug and gun offences

The gangs-focused Raptor Squad allegedly seized $1 million worth of drugs and a pistol after stopping and searching the two men.

  • byFergus Hunter
Sutherland man arrested on Christmas Eve over alleged terror attack plans
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Sutherland man arrested on Christmas Eve over alleged terror attack plans

Police raided Daniel Greenfield’s home on the Kingsway on Friday morning,arresting him as he left his house.

  • bySally Rawsthorne