Emergency Management - The Pyrolysis Issue

01.03.2012

tags: Western Australia Police, Pyrolysis, Emergency Management,

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An overview of how some Western Australian police learned the hard way about a little known phenomenon that can cause vehicle tyres to explode without readily visible warning.

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Christchurch Earthquake

01.12.2011

tags: Disaster, Earthquake, New Zealand Police,

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Dramatic recollections of the police response to New Zealand's greatest natural disaster.

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A Cruel Sea

31.08.2011

tags: police, sea, maritime rescue,

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A dramatic true account of a rescue at sea in the most dangerous of weather conditions, conducted by police in 1974.

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The Insatiable Rapist

01.07.2011

tags: Sexual Assault, Queensland, Queensland Police,

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An account of the police investigation into a series of chilling crimes committed by a rapist for over two decades, and the attempts by his partner to protect him.

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INTERPOL - from Vienna to Canberra

08.06.2011

tags: INTERPOL, AFP, Australia,

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A historical overview of the relationship between Australia and INTERPOL.

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Tonga Police Force's Patch Explained

01.06.2011

tags: Tonga, Tonga Police Force, Shoulder Patch,

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The outside back cover of each issue of the Australian Police Journal features an iconic element of police force uniforms from Australasia and the South West Pacific.

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Crocodile Tears - The Murder of Jody Galante

25.05.2011

tags: Murder, Homicide, NSW, NSW Police Force,

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The investigation into the brutal murder of Jody Galante.

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Forensic Dentistry and Bite Marks

30.04.2011

tags: Forensics ,

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An overview of forensic dentistry, bite marks, and their use to law enforcement.

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Centennial for Police Prosecutors

12.04.2011

tags: Police Prosecutions NSW Police Force ,

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In 1911 the then Inspector General (Commissioner) of the NSW Police chose a small group of men with suitable educational qualifications, to form the nucleus of a prosecuting section to perform the specialised duty of presenting the case for the Crown to the presiding Stipendiary Magistrate. This initiative enjoyed immediate success with the Magistrates of the day commending the police for their efficient and able presentation of court evidence.

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An Enigmatic Death

18.03.2011

tags: Death, NSW, NSW Police, Cobar,

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From the APJ's archives, the bizarre circumstances causing the death of a lonely farmer.

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