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Inside a murder investigation: ‘You leave no stone unturned’

Detective Inspector Greg Murton has worked on about 30 homicide inquiries in his 33-year career.

Detective Inspector Greg Murton has worked on about 30 homicide inquiries in his 33-year career.

Detective Inspector Greg Murton has worked on about 30 homicide inquiries in his 33-year career. He speaks with SAM SHERWOOD about the art of investigating a murder.

The call can come at any time of the day: A body has been discovered, someone has been killed. Then the clock starts ticking.

“You’re starting from scratch and you’re well behind the eight ball,” says Detective Inspector Greg Murton, who has spent much of his 33-year career investigating homicides.

Murton is rarely in the public eye, but has led cases that capture national attention – investigations like the “Black Widow” Helen Milner inquiry and the unsolved Kirsty Bentley killing, a case Murton took over in 2014.

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Read more at: https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/97474219/inside-a-murder-investigation-you-leave-no-stone-unturned

Reddit co-founder is latest tech executive to take parental leave – NZ …

When college roommates Alexis Ohanian and Steve Huffman cooked up the idea for Reddit, they weren’t thinking about company culture or worker benefits. But now Ohanian, Reddit’s executive chairman and fiance of tennis champion Serena Williams, is taking full advantage of his company’s new parental leave policy after welcoming a baby girl on Friday.

Ohanian joins Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg as a prominent male tech executive taking parental leave. The move illustrates how tech firms, after a flurry of coverage about their poor work-life balance, are working to change their tune as they – and their founders – age.

The work culture at these firms is notorious for demanding that employees throw their whole selves into work, said Ellen Bravo, co-executive director of the advocacy group Family Values @ Work.

A few years ago, then-Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer faced harsh criticism,

Read more at: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm?c_id=3&objectid=11917871

Reddit co-founder is latest tech executive to take parental leave

When college roommates Alexis Ohanian and Steve Huffman cooked up the idea for Reddit, they weren’t thinking about company culture or worker benefits. But now Ohanian, Reddit’s executive chairman and fiance of tennis champion Serena Williams, is taking full advantage of his company’s new parental leave policy after welcoming a baby girl on Friday.

Ohanian joins Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg as a prominent male tech executive taking parental leave. The move illustrates how tech firms, after a flurry of coverage about their poor work-life balance, are working to change their tune as they – and their founders – age.

The work culture at these firms is notorious for demanding that employees throw their whole selves into work, said Ellen Bravo, co-executive director of the advocacy group Family Values @ Work.

A few years ago, then-Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer faced harsh criticism,

Read more at: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm?c_id=3&objectid=11917871