Gregory Brazel (Gregory John Brazel) an Australian serial killer arsonist, and armed robber also known as Bluey. Brazel was dishonorably discharged after holding five privates hostage in an army exercise in Healesville, Australia. He was persuaded to release the hostages and no one was harmed. He killed three female victims between 1982 and 1990. Brazel fatally shot a female hardware store owner in a 1982 armed robbery and murdered two female prostitutes in 1990. Gregory Brazel is currently serving three consecutive life sentences at Her Majesty's Prison Barwon in Lara, Victoria, Australia. He will be eligible for parole in 2020.
Serial Killer Gregory Brazel (aka) Bluey, was active for 9 years between 1982-1990, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 3 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Australia
Gregory Brazel was born on November 17th 1954 in Blacktown, suburb of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Brazel a heterosexual male citizen of Australia. Brazel never married. He had no children mentioned.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.
In 1982 (Age 27/28) Gregory Brazel started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, murder his victims. Gregory Brazel used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself, alone recently released from prison, where Brazel was known to work as a serial killer.
He was arrested on September 26th 1990 (Age 35), convicted on August 18th 2000 (Age 45), sentenced to life imprisonment with out the possibility of parole for thirty years at HM Prison Barwon in Lara, Victoria, Australia. Brazel was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Gregory Brazel has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 5 months ago.
|Victims:||3 - 3|
|Years Active:||1982 - 1990|
|Ages Active:||27/28 - 35/36|
|Life Span:||1954 -|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♏ Scorpio |
Oct 23 - Nov 22
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Children:||no children mentioned|
|Living With:||himself, alone recently released from prison|
|D.O.B.:||Nov 17, 1954|
|Birth Location:||Blacktown, suburb of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia|
|Arrested:||Sep 26, 1990 (Age 35)|
|Convicted:||Aug 18, 2000 (Age 45)|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment with out the possibility of parole for thirty years|
|Prison Location:||HM Prison Barwon in Lara, Victoria, Australia|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 10 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Gregory Brazel. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Nov 17 1954||Gregory Brazel was born in Blacktown, suburb of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. #19541117|
|Nov 17 1974|
|Gregory Brazel started his serial killing spree. #1982|
|Nov 17 1984|
|Gregory Brazel ended his serial killing spree. #1990|
|Sep 26 1990|
|Gregory Brazel arrested. #19900926|
|Nov 17 1994|
|Aug 18 2000|
|Gregory Brazel was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment with out the possibility of parole for thirty years at HM Prison Barwon in Lara, Victoria, Australia. #20000818|
|Nov 17 2004|
|Nov 17 2014|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Gregory Brazel (1982-1990).
| 25 / 40 |
|living with children||FALSE||267|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||315|
|kill at victims home||FALSE||318|
|sex with body||FALSE||427|
|ate part of body||FALSE||446|
|totem body part||FALSE||361|
|totem personal item||FALSE||350|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1925480690||Mayhem||Matthew Thompson||Gregory Brazel||1|
|1742622879||One Thing Led to Another||Mark Brandon "Choppe...||Gregory Brazel||1|
|0522869696||Dangerous to Know Updated...||James Morton|| 7 Total Including |
John Justin Bunting
|1291006168||The Glencaple Murder's||Paul Weightman|| 61 Total Including |
|1742738613||Dirty Deeds: Justice Prev...||Paul Anderson||Gregory Brazel||1|
|1466825375||One Thing Led to Another||Mark Read||Gregory Brazel||1|
|0522859445||Dangerous To Know|| 3 Total Including |
| 4 Total Including |
Matthew James Harris
Gregory John 'Bluey' Brazel (born 17 November 1954) is a convicted Australian serial killer, arsonist, and armed robber currently serving three consecutive life sentences for the murders of prostitutes Sharon Taylor and Roslyn Hayward in 1990, and the murder of Mordialloc hardware store owner Mildred Hanmer during an armed robbery in 1982 for which he confessed some eighteen years later. Brazel is often described as one of the most manipulative and violent prisoners in Victoria's prison system, and was estimated to be worth more than A$500,000 in 2000.
Gregory Brazel is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database