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Timeline Of Claremont Serial Killer Case

January-February 1988: Women's underwear and clothing, including a kimono, are stolen from Huntingdale clotheslines

January 21-February 11, 1988: Man dressed in a nightie or kimono attempts break-ins in Huntingdale, including four at one property where latent prints from fingers or a palm are found on a sliding door, three allegedly matching Bradley Robert Edwards

February 15, 1988: Woman, 18, allegedly attacked while sleeping at her Huntingdale home. Man flees after a struggle (Edwards charged with aggravated burglary and deprivation of liberty in 2016)

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Bradley Robert Edwards

October 8, 1988: Barefoot man wearing a nightie and women's underpants on his head allegedly attacks woman at a Huntingdale property

May 7, 1990: While working at Hollywood Hospital for Telstra, Edwards attacks a social worker from behind, covers her mouth and attempts to drag her into nearby toilets, but she breaks free. Cable ties are found in his pocket, he apologises and is sentenced to two years probation

1995-1997: Series of incidents involving a male driver, either in a Telstra vehicle or identifying himself as a Telstra employee, offering women lifts, allegedly telling one he is "looking for damsels in distress" and tries to kiss her

February 12, 1995: Girl, 17, allegedly abducted in Claremont and taken to Karrakatta cemetery where she is raped (Edwards charged with deprivation of liberty, two counts of aggravated sexual penetration without consent in 2016)

January 27, 1996: Secretary Sarah Spiers, 18, disappears after leaving Club Bayview in Claremont and calling a taxi from a nearby phone booth. Her body has not been found (Edwards charged with murder in 2018)

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Sarah Spiers, Ciara Glennon and Jane Rimmer

June 9, 1996: Childcare worker Jane Rimmer, 23, vanishes from Claremont and is last seen outside the Continental Hotel (Edwards charged with murder in 2016)

June 10, 1996: WA Police set up Macro taskforce

August 3, 1996: Ms Rimmer's body is found by a mother and children picking flowers in Wellard, south of Perth

March 15, 1997: Lawyer Ciara Glennon, 27, last seen in Claremont after visiting the Continental Hotel (Edwards charged with murder in 2016)

April 3, 1997: Ms Glennon's body is found in bushland at Eglington, north of Perth

December 22, 2016: Edwards arrested

February 18, 2019: Pre-trial hearing to determine admissibility of propensity evidence for the judge-alone trial in July delayed when Edwards is taken to hospital after sustaining an ear injury in a prison shower. Hearing completed two days later.

AAP

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