Australian True Crime

Australian True Crime

Think nothing ever happens in your town? Australia's suburbs are home to some of the most mysterious and disturbing true crime cases in the world. Meshel Laurie is a true crime obsessive. Emily Webb is a true crime author. And together with expert interviews with writers, victims, investigators and perpetrators, they probe the underbelly of our towns and suburbs, and uncover the darkness at the heart of Australian life.

The life of Andrew Preston is not the kind that makes it to the headlines or lives in our memories for very long. Andrew was a young suburban guy who drifted around the fringes of Australia’s biggest cities, living in various kinds of temporary accommodation, with various kinds of temporary girlfriends, working in various kinds of temporary jobs and taking pretty heavy drugs. He’s not the kind of guy anyone even really notices is missing, except his mum.

Warning: please be advised this episode contains graphic content.

Show notes for Episode 88:

Your hosts are Meshel Laurie and Emily Webb

With thanks to Narelle Fraser

If you liked this episode, you might like Episode 72 - The Cold Case Disappearance of Katie O’Shea

Our first Patreon Ask Me Anything episode is coming up. Got a question for Emily and Meshel? All you have to do is email us at hello@australiantruecrimepodcast.com with ‘AMA' in the Subject, include your question, first name and suburb. We'll answer as many of your questions as we can in the bonus episode just for Patrons.

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One of Narelle's most memorable cases. Have you noticed anything strange around your house?

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Narelle Fraser's first case with the Victorian Rape Squad was to be one of the most challenging of her career. Operation Collier remains an open investigation.

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Generation after generation of women are told that the only way society can ensure their safety after dark is for them to agree never walk alone. Is it fair? Is it reasonable? Is it just reality? Narelle Fraser and Assistant Commissioner Stephen Leane from Victoria Police join us to discuss violence against women in the wake of the rape and murder of Eurydice Dixon.

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Your hosts are Meshel Laurie and Emily Webb

With thanks to Narelle Fraser and Assistant Commissioner Stephen Leane

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If you have any information on the cases covered by this podcast, please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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Narelle recalls some particularly memorable days and nights on the job.

Show notes:

Your hosts are Meshel Laurie and Emily Webb

With thanks to Narelle Fraser

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If you have any information on the cases covered by this podcast, please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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