Victoria police are investigating claims that gangs are sexually exploiting teens in care.
A man accused of involvement in the alleged Defence Force "Jedi Council" email ring has been charged with supplying cocaine.
The driver of a fuel tanker involved in a double-fatal crash on Sydney's northern beaches will face court, accused of dangerous driving.
A man accused of holding his work supervisor hostage and killing her brother is "strange" but the evidence against him is circumstantial, his lawyer says.
Victoria's chief health officer, Rosemary Lester, says a study of the long-term impact of smoke from the Hazelwood coalmine fire is being considered.
The jury in the trial of Daniel Morcombe's accused killer has been warned that his decision not to testify shouldn't influence their verdict.
A judicial inquiry into a coalmine fire in Morwell, Victoria, should involve local residents, a lobby group says.
Policies are being overshadowed by complaints about advertising in the Tasmanian election campaign.
In the final week of South Australia's election campaign, the Labor government has released the cost of its election promises.
A child abuse survivor says the Catholic Church questioned his honesty when his allegations were put to a court.
Independent Senator Nick Xenophon has lodged a second complaint with the South Australian electoral commission after being targeted by "robocalls".
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