When Julie was a teenager in 1970s Australia, she and her friends decided to try their hands at drug smuggling. It didn’t turn out well, despite the assistance of the Victorian Narcotics Squad.
Michael McGurk was murdered with a single gunshot to the head outside his family home in Cremorne in 2009. He confided in our guest, legendary journalist Kate McClymont about who he thought might kill him just 10 days before his death.
11-year-old Joanne Ratcliffe was the kind of well-mannered, responsible girl often entrusted to care for younger children. She was no match though for a grown man who seized the opportunity to snatch her and her 4-year-old friend from Adelaide Oval in 1973.
Warning: please be advised this episode contains graphic content.
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