#54 – Man Murders Woman 2016

We’re very sad to report the death of the 54th woman to known or assumed male violence in Australia in 2016. Adel Barati, 30, died in a horrendous fire in her Western Sydney home where her two children had been asleep. Adel was heard screaming for help. Her husband, Abdul Barati, 43, and the couple’s… Continue reading #54 – Man Murders Woman 2016

#53 – Man Murders Woman 2016

We’re very sad to report the death of the 53rd woman to alleged/assumed male violence in Australia in 2016. Rainee Abberfield, 51, is believed to have been shot dead by her husband of almost three decades, John, 67, before he turned the gun on himself at their Tamworth home on Sunday night, 16th October. Chief… Continue reading #53 – Man Murders Woman 2016

#52 – Man Murders Woman 2016

On October 10 Amanda Dawson (57) was assaulted in the street and died three days later in hospital at Traralgon (Victoria). Police have announced that Lindsay Masatora (57) has been charged with her murder. We extend our deepest condolences to Ms Dawson’s family and friends. News links: https://www.vicpolicenews.com.au/news/man-charged-following-death-of-woman-in-traralgon http://www.news.com.au/national/breaking-news/man-charged-with-murder-of-vic-woman/news-story/555ff97564f564a7d571e19bd7938d40 http://www.miragenews.com/man-charged-following-death-of-woman-in-traralgon/ http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/law-order/man-charged-with-womans-murder-in-traralgon/news-story/b13e4146beaae3ead75d4082bc5764ff http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/traralgon-mum-and-nurse-amanda-dawson-mourned-after-assault/news-story/939ef3f133724d2e2ce5f7bf95e50479   Background: The summary of… Continue reading #52 – Man Murders Woman 2016

#51 – Man Murders Woman 2016

We’re very sad to report the death of the 51st woman to known or assumed male violence in Australia in 2016. Crystal Ratcliffe, 38, was found dead in a Woomala St Worree residence last Thursday afternoon. Her partner Ricky Cowan, 47, was taken to Cairns Hospital in a critical condition, also suffering stab wounds. Ricky… Continue reading #51 – Man Murders Woman 2016

#50 – Man Murders Woman 2016

Continuing the horror spate of fatal male violence against women, a fifth woman has been killed by known or presumed male violence in a ten day period, the fourth in a single week. Garry Paul Hudson, 55,  was been charged with the murder of  Delanne Zingle. Ms Zingle and the rest of the Kowanyama community… Continue reading #50 – Man Murders Woman 2016

#49 – Man Murders Woman 2016

On 6 October 2016, police attended Molly Goodbun’s home after receiving reports of shots being fired. Molly Goodbun, 56, who had apparently taken out a Violence Restraining Order against her estranged husband, Keith Owen Goodbun in July 2016, was found dead at her Maitland home. Another woman, apparently one of her two daughters Ms Simmons, was present but… Continue reading #49 – Man Murders Woman 2016

#48 – Man Murders Woman 2016

  Paramedics were called to Whitehaven Crescent in Balga, Western Australia about 7pm Tuesday 4 October 2016 after it was reported a woman was standing outside bleeding from the neck. 81-year-old Barbara Chokolich was pronounced dead at the scene. Her son, Steven John Chokolich, appeared in the Perth Magistrate’s Court today charged with murdering his… Continue reading #48 – Man Murders Woman 2016

#47 – Man Murders Woman 2016

It’s with much sadness and anger we report the death of 57 year old Adelaide woman Myrna Nilsson who has been murdered allegedly by 2 male assailants at her home in Valley View. Her 27 year old daughter in law was also viciously assaulted and bound & gagged. The murdered woman’s 3 grandchildren were home… Continue reading #47 – Man Murders Woman 2016

#46 – Man Murders Woman 2016

We are saddened to report the death of the 46th women by known or presumed male violence in Australia in 2016. A 35 year old woman, Nasrin Abek, was found murdered inside her Potts Point apartment in Sydney on Thursday 29 September. Police believe Nasrin was killed following an argument with her husband & suffered… Continue reading #46 – Man Murders Woman 2016

#45 – Man Murders Woman 2016

  After a long investigation into her death, we are sad to report the 45th death of a woman in Australia in 2016 caused by known or assumed male killers. In this case, both a male and a female perpetrator have been charged. On 2 July 2016 Annabelle Chen’s body was found in the Swan River… Continue reading #45 – Man Murders Woman 2016