List of Australian criminals

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This is a list of Australian people who have been convicted of serious crimes.

Bank robbers[edit]

Australians convicted of bank robbery:

Drug traffickers[edit]

Australians convicted of drug-related crimes both in Australia and overseas:

Families[edit]

Notable Australian criminal families:

Gangsters[edit]

Fraudsters[edit]

Australians convicted of fraud:

Murderers[edit]

Australians convicted of murder:

Serial killers[edit]

Australians convicted of multiple murders:

Child sex offenders[edit]

Australians convicted of child sex offences:

  • Robert 'Dolly' Dunn, paedophile,[105] died in 2009 while serving a 20-year sentence
  • Dennis Ferguson, paedophile who has caused controversy in NSW and Queensland[106] found dead in December 2012[107]
  • Andrew Garforth, convicted of the kidnapping, rape and murder of Ebony Simpson[108]
  • Kent Andrew Garrett, prosecuted by the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions for 29 child grooming-related offences against 17 victims; the trial originally listed to begin on 1 September 2014 ended on 2 September 2014 when Garrett pleaded guilty to all the charges before the trial began[109]
  • Rolf Harris, Australian entertainer convicted of 12 counts of indecent assault involving underage girls[110]
  • Robert Hughes, actor convicted of ten child sex offences committed against five young girls between 1985 and 1990, sentenced to 10 years 9 months with a non-parole period of six years [111][112]
  • Brian Keith Jones, aka "Mr Baldy", serial paedophile, jailed indefinitely in 2006 for breaches of parole[113]
  • Milton Orkopoulos, NSW state MP and child sex offender[114]
  • Patrick Power, Crown prosecutor convicted of possessing child pornography[115]
  • Peter Scully, is an Australian child molester guilty of the murder of an 11-year-old Filipina girl, and of the torture and sexual abuse of at least eight girls, including an 18-month-old infant. He uploaded a video torturing and raping one of his child victims in the most gruesome ways possible and titled it "Daisy's Destruction". Scully was later given life imprisonment.

Rapists[edit]

Australians convicted of rape:

Others[edit]

Australians convicted of other offences:

See also[edit]

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