Federal funding boosts forensics research

June 18th, 2018

A research project aimed at creating the next generation of Australian forensic experts has received a funding boost from the Federal Government.

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How pigs in suitcases can help solve crime

November 1st, 2017

Murdoch University researchers are investigating the science of hiding dead bodies in suitcases, in a bid to help police solve macabre murders.

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New study shows DNA in bacteria key to identifying sexual offenders

December 18th, 2014

New research will assist forensic investigations into sexual crimes

Ground-breaking research by Australian scientists may assist forensic investigations into sexual crimes where no DNA is left behind by the offender.

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Victims of violent crime don’t fit mould

January 14th, 2014

A Murdoch University School of Law researcher says traditional theories of forgiveness don’t work for victims of serious crime.

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Murdoch feature film targets gritty underworld

October 22nd, 2013

Principal photography has been completed on Pinch, the first feature film by Murdoch University’s Graduate Screen Program, in association with Angel Pictures.

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Researcher urges support for human trafficking victims

September 26th, 2012

A Murdoch University graduate student and activist is looking at ways to improve support for victims of human trafficking in Australia.

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Research challenges treatment of young criminals

April 8th, 2011

Research by a Murdoch University academic is challenging the way young people accused of serious crimes in the United States are treated.

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