Online Investigations in the media

The team at Online Investigations Pty Ltd is regularly called upon by journalists and media worldwide to provide insight and assistance on a range of online and real life based investigations.

A selection of newspaper articles and videos featuring our investigators can be viewed below.

Million Dollar Murders (Amanda’s Fight) – 23 May 2022

Daily Telegraph – 20 September 2021

Newscorp – September 2021

Eye Spy Podcast series – Online Investigations owner Julia Robson featured on episode 5

7NEWS Sydney – 4 September 2021

Family leads fight for new catfishing laws after horror murders

News.com.au – 18 March 2021

NSW Animal Justice Party: motion to outlaw animal ‘crush videos’ passes upper house

SBS TV – 17 August 2020

World News – Segment on Scams and Identity Theft (Segment begins at 32:43)

The Sydney Morning Herald (Good Weekend) – 7 August 2020

The secret lives of us

Media coverage for private investigator Julia Robson’s podcast “Chasing Charlie” – 2020

Newstalk ZB – Kiwi pi brings down epic conman

Radio NZ – Private Investigator on trail of Kiwi Conman

Mamamia – Chasing Charlie podcast: the PI on the trail of a sinister conman

Punkee – Chasing Charlie is your next podcast obsession and I’m hooked

WHIMN – Chasing Charlie podcast follows private investigator on the hunt for a conman

The Urban List – Chasing Charlie is Your New True-Crime podcast obsession

“Eyes on the spies: how far can private investigators go?”

Mix 101.1 FM Chrissie and Jane Breakfast – Regular weekly segment (2014)

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NB: A total of 20 cases were investigated during 2014.  

Some of the cases can be found at: https://soundcloud.com/mix1011

In The Black (Digital Magazine) – 18 March, 2014

“March 2014: Our picks of the journals, blogs, and e-resources”

Mix 101.1 FM Breakfast Radio – “Elise” – Is she being #catfished?

Podcast – 11 March 2014

Podcast – 12 March 2014

Podcast – 13 March 2014

Australian Women’s Weekly – 23 September, 2013

The PI saving lonely hearts from online scams

Courier Mail – 23 May, 2013

Experts say it would be easy for fugitive mum Camilla Ellefsen Lunetta to evade authorities in Australia

SC Magazine – 12 April, 2013

Love in the time of online scams

3AW Talkback Radio (Hosted by Denis Walter) – 5 March, 2013

“Australian woman scammed and murdered in South Africa”

Mizwhiz.com (Technology section) – 14 February, 2013

“Romance Scam Check App: Don’t Let Scammers Get You!”

Smartcompany.com.au – 14 February, 2013

“20 of the best Australian business blogs”

News.com.au (Technology section) – 14 February, 2013

“Secrets behind online dating scammers”

The West Australian – 13 January, 2013

“Lonely hearts hire detectives”

Blacktown Sun newspaper – 19 November, 2012

“Don’t make date with scammers”

A Current Affair – 10th September, 2012

Link to Video

The Telegraph Newspaper – 13 April, 2012

“Scamming love rats get social”

The Project – 14 February, 2012

Link to Video

 Today Tonight – 14 February, 2012

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The Age Newspaper – 14 February, 2012
“Background checks sort online lovers from online liars”

ABC 7:30 Report – 20 January, 2012

A Current Affair – 8th December, 2011
 
 Adelaide Newspaper – 12 November, 2011

“Lonely hearts rich picking for scammers” 

A Current Affair –  17th June, 2011

 Herald Sun Newspaper –  17th June, 2011

“Scores of love rats outed in online dating” || “He might be attractive but is he honest” 

Sunday Mail Queensland – April 25, 2010

“Private Investigators use Facebook to uncover insurance fraud”