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Some of NZ's worst child killers

NZ NewswireNZ Newswire 27/06/2016

SOME OF NEW ZEALAND'S WORST CHILD KILLERS

* BRUCE THOMAS HOWSE - Murdered stepdaughters Saliel Aplin and Olympia Jetson in their Masterton sleepout in 2001. Sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 25 years

* JEREMY MCLAUGHLIN - Murdered his ex-girlfriend's 13-year-old daughter Jade Bayliss in Christchurch in 2011. Sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 23 years

* MARK LUNDY - Murdered his daughter Amber, along with his wife Christine, in their Palmerston North home in 2000. Sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 20 years

* JOEL LOFFLEY - Murdered two-year-old JJ Lawrence in his Auckland home in 2011. Sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 19 years

* WIREMU AND MICHAEL CURTIS - Murdered three-year-old Nia Glassie in 2007. Each sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 17-and-a-half years

* JAMES HEMANA - Murdered his six-month-old stepson Cezar Taylor in 2010. Sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 17 years

* MIRIAM FILIHIA - Murdered her one-year-old godson Terepo Taura-Griffiths in 2011. Sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 17 years

* STEPHEN WILLIAMS - Murdered his six-year-old stepdaughter Coral-Ellen Burrows in 2003. Sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 17 years

* CHARLIE LACKNER - Murdered eight-month-old Cassius Takiari in Hamilton in 2014. Sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 15 years

* MATTHEW SHANE ELLERY - Murdered six-month-old Ngaruawahia girl Serenity Jay Scott in 2011. Sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 13-and-a-half years

* TANIA SHAILER AND DAVID HAEWERA - Pleaded guilty to the 2015 manslaughter of Moko Rangitoheriri. Murder charges withdrawn. Each sentenced to 17 years behind bars, with a minimum non-parole period of nine years

* BEN HAEWERA - Pleaded guilty to the 1999 manslaughter of four-year-old James Whakaruru in Hawke's Bay. Murder charge withdrawn. Sentenced to 12 years in prison

* LISA KUKA - Found guilty of manslaughter in relation to the death of her daughter Nia Glassie. Sentenced to nine years behind bars

* KEFU IKAMANU - Found guilty of the 2010 manslaughter of his two-year-old daughter Seini. Was acquitted of murder. Sentenced to six years and nine months in prison

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