Capital Crime Files Podcast
Episode 7 - ”Compartment 566”

Episode 7 - ”Compartment 566”

October 11, 2021
Rumours, urban myths, even talk of witchcraft - all of it has swirled about the eerie Fairbairn Forest over the years. 
 
The truth of any of it - and if there was any connection with the unexplained death of Keren Rowland in 1971 - is yet another of the mysteries to be solved.
 
Join creator & host journalist, award-winning author and social historian, Nichole Overall, for the further exploration of this 50-year-old cold case.
 
#truecrime + #history
 
Bonus Episode - Another Gone Girl: The Case of Liz Herfort

Bonus Episode - Another Gone Girl: The Case of Liz Herfort

September 2, 2021
Another young woman, gone.
 
Friday the 13th June, 1980, Liz Herfort, 18, vanished without trace from a busy thoroughfare in the heart of the Australian capital.
 
September 3rd, 2021, would be Liz's 60th birthday.
 
This bonus episode, featuring excerpts from my initial interview with her brother Alistair, is to mark what should have been a significant milestone for Liz and her family.
 
So might it prompt some much-needed answers from someone out there who knows the truth.
#truecrime + #history
Case file fragment V - Opportunities missed?

Case file fragment V - Opportunities missed?

August 10, 2021
Her body was abandoned mere kilometres from where she was last seen alive. Why then, did it take almost three months to find Keren Rowland? Were there opportunities missed?
And what of today - is there anything more that could be done to potentially unearth some vital clue given the advancements to have occurred over five intervening decades?
A Mid-Season Intermission

A Mid-Season Intermission

August 2, 2021
The 50 year mystery of the fate of Keren Rowland is ever-evolving.
The deeper I delve, the more questions bubble to the surface.
This Mid-Season Intermission is a result of following the trail as it continues to unfold.
Episode 6 - Speaking for the dead

Episode 6 - Speaking for the dead

June 19, 2021

A beer bottle to a pen - clues to reveal a party responsible for a most reprehensible act? Not only that of bringing about the deaths of an innocent young woman and her unborn child, but a failure to own it and give some sort of peace to a shattered family?

Case File Fragments IV - A true confession?

Case File Fragments IV - A true confession?

May 12, 2021

Keren’s skeletal remains were stumbled across on May 13, 1971. Almost precisely 50 years later, a highly credible source has revealed new information to me involving a potential confession from as early as 1973. What then, came of it?

Episode 5 - Exhibit Q

Episode 5 - Exhibit Q

April 17, 2021

In the unexplained death of 20-year-old Keren Rowland, means, method and motive remained cryptically clouded, yet a further compelling development emerged: the strong indication of the presence of another with her in that darkened, lonely forest.

Episode 4 - What remains

Episode 4 - What remains

March 29, 2021

The unsolved mystery of Keren Rowland's death: suicide, botched abortion, strangulation? How could it be so hard to determine the cause?

Case File Fragments III - Spectre of a Canberra serial killer?

Case File Fragments III - Spectre of a Canberra serial killer?

February 24, 2021

Unsolved disappearances and murders of young women within the orbit of the national capital of Australia over the last 50 years: does the bloodied fingerprint of Ivan Milat stain the postcard-perfect image of Canberra?

Episode 3 -  Devil in disguise?

Episode 3 - Devil in disguise?

February 12, 2021

Shrouded in mystery for 50 years - when Keren Rowland stepped out of that Mini Minor and into the headlines, was she greeted by a devil in disguise?

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