Homicide Detective Charlie Bezzina received a phone call about a man who’d been punched outside a popular St Kilda pub during an altercation with a bouncer.
Charlie Bezzina was lead investigator on the Frankston Serial Killer Case in which Carmel and Brian’s daughter Natalie was the final victim. In this episode Charlie talks us through the investigation.
Charlie is back this week to tell us more about his time in the Victorian Police Homicide Squad, as well as to discuss how policing has changed over the last four decades, both during his time in the force and now as a retired detective.
The 1989 murder of RSPCA officer Stuart Fairlie highlighted the dangers posed for workers in the enforcement field who worked solo or “one-up” in rural areas of Australia.