On the record: stories of crime

Event details

Events and Exhibitions

Date & time

27 May 2022

6 to 6:45 pm


City Library
Studio 1
3rd floor, Rundle Place
Adelaide SA 5000



The National Archives of Australia and State Records of South Australia have been delving into their records of crime and investigations across South Australia and the nation.

Government records contain a wealth of tragic, scandalous and bizarre stories, from murder and mayhem to robberies and espionage.

Come along to hear about colourful and notorious characters found in the archives and learn how their crimes were uncovered.

Presented as part of South Australia's History Festival.