Escaping Lawful Custody

Escaping a Prison in New South Wales

36-year-old man serving 17-years behind bars had escaped custody before being spotted purchasing the popular video game ‘Call of Duty’ when arrested again…

The Crime of Escaping Lawful Custody

A prisoner who escaped jail before calling the local newspaper to convey jail was driving him “insane” then promised to return…

Escaping Prison Custody Penalties in NSW

This article outlines what the laws and penalties are for the offence of escaping lawful prison custody in New South Wales, Australia.

Escaping Lawful Custody in NSW

Australia’s most wanted fugitive has been remanded in custody after 12 years on the run… The law on escaping lawful custody in NSW.

Escaping Prison Offences, Penalties and Defences in NSW

66-year-old fugitive John Ruffo has been on the run for 23 years after he was sentenced to over 17-years in jail for a US$350m bank fraud back in the 90’s…

The Law on Escaping Lawful Custody in NSW

Police charge 29-year-old Goulburn jail escapee after finding him at a train station…

The Penalties for Escaping Lawful Custody

Crazy moment a Russian murderer attempts to escape court through the ceiling mid-hearing, but fails and loses his pants…

Escaping Lawful Custody Laws, Offences and Defences

A prisoner who appeared before a Judge in court has attempted to violently jump a dock in a failed attempt to escape custody.

How Much Force Can Police Use in NSW?

The conviction of George Floyd’s killer is hoped to prompt action & change to Australia’s legal system and its treatment of Indigenous deaths in custody…

Using or Possessing a Weapon to Resist Arrest Offences & Defences NSW

Two men allegedly drove a vehicle at police during a police operation on Sydney’s North Shore in an attempt to prevent lawful detention…


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