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Rochelle Jackson is a TV producer, investigative journalist, author, radio broadcaster and podcaster.

Her podcast, The Crime Couch features police officers, partners of notorious villains and people with fascinating insights about policing and crime. Download the weekly podcast every Thursday evening on the Podbean platform.


Rochelle also presents a regular crime spot on ABC Radio's Nightlife program with Philip Clark. They feature regularly on Thursday nights 11.15pm.

She works as television producer and is currently working on a new free to air crime series. Rochelle produced on the Seven Network's Murder Uncovered crime series, co-producing the gangland program Two Weddings and 29 Funerals.

Rochelle is also a true crime author.

She interviewed eight women about their relationships with some of Australia's and New Zealand's most notorious men in her book, Partners and Crime (Allen & Unwin.)

Partners and Crime is Rochelle's third true crime book and published in March 2012. Inside their Minds: Australian Criminals (Allen & Unwin)was released in August 2008 and her first book, In Your Face - the life and times of Billy The Texan Longley (ABC Books) was published in 2005. 

Rochelle grew up in Melbourne in a police family. Her father William was a senior policeman in Victoria Police, retiring as a Chief Superintendent.

She began her career in country Victoria and Sydney working in television and radio. Rochelle worked as a TV producer and investigative journalist for Channel 7's Today Tonight, ABC s Australian Story, George Negus s New Dimensions, The Investigators, Channel 9 s Watchdog and TV NZ s 60 Minutes.