On the same day every year, she walks down death row, flowers in hand, to a cell where the condemned once waited for the noose and a long drop. Within the walls of the old Fremantle prison, she lays the stems and petals down in memory of the last man to hang in WA.January 25, 2013, 9:10 am
When Eric Edgar Cooke committed his first murder 54 years ago this week, he left an eight-year-old boy without a mother and without any memory of her.January 24, 2013, 7:40 am
It was dark as hell on Rookwood Street, midnight had been and gone like a faithless lover, and the two lawmen waited silently for a killer to come calling.January 23, 2013, 7:59 am
There is a horseshoe-shaped scar on the inside of Rowena Driscoll's left wrist, where the murderer they called a monster left his mark.January 22, 2013, 9:24 am
Chilling crime scene photographs and evidence gathered by police in their hunt for notorious serial killer Eric Edgar Cooke can be shown today for the first time — 50 years after the last man to hang in WA went on a murderous rampage which shattered Perth’s innocence for ever.January 21, 2013, 9:41 am
Chilling crime scene photographs and evidence gathered by police in their hunt for notorious serial killer Eric Edgar Cooke can be shown today for the first time - 50 years after the last man to hang in WA went on a murderous rampage which shattered Perth's innocence for ever.January 21, 2013, 9:34 am
Can it really be 50 years ago that The West Australian’s front page jumped out and walloped me? The memory is so sharp that it seems barely months ago that I read that my friend John Sturkey had been murdered in his bed.January 21, 2013, 8:00 am
Eric Edgar Cooke was a perfect fit for the serial killer type identified by criminal profilers.January 21, 2013, 8:00 am
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