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Man deceased following boating incident in Waipuna

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 12:55:15 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At around 10am this morning, three men in a small dinghy were about to set off fishing from the Waipuna Road boat ramp in Mt Wellington. More >>

Car v Tree Fatal - Owhata, Rotorua. - Bay of Plenty

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:09:04 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are responding to a fatal car v tree crash on Iri Irikapua Parade, Owhata, Rotorua. More >>

Police investigating toddler's death in Greymouth

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:50:58 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are investigating the death of a 15 month old Greymouth boy on 23 April 2015. The boy was taken to Greymouth Hospital emergency clinic in the early hours of 21 April 2015 and was flown to Starship Hospital later that day for specialist treatment.More >>

Response to Kiwi Jihadi's video about ANZAC Day

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:48:13 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are aware of the video posted online by a New Zealander overseas which contained commentary about ANZAC Day in New Zealand and Australia. More >>

Man charged with using threatening language in Christchurch

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:42:38 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Canterbury Police have arrested a man following reports that, while talking to a community support agency, he made threats against staff in a WINZ office in Christchurch this morning. The Hornby WINZ office was closed as a precaution according to standard ...More >>

Beware of Phishing Scam

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:48:22 +1200 | Auckland Council

Auckland Council is warning people not to get caught out by an online phishing scam operating as a pop-up survey claiming to come from ‘Auckland City Council’. The scam suggests council is offering beauty products and health supplements as part ...More >>

Police appealing for public’s help to locate Hutt Valley man

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:19:20 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Wellington Police are appealing for the public’s help to locate a 36 year-old man who has an outstanding warrant for his arrest. More >>

Arrest follows attack on Hamilton school's ANZAC tribute

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:28:29 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Like casualties of the conflict they commemorated is how Hamilton described the smashed crosses of an ANZAC tribute vandalised at a City school overnight. More >>

Sentencing of Dakta Green

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:04:36 +1200 | Liberte De Choix

Despite sterling efforts by the defense team, it was incredibly disappointing to see Dakta Green sentenced to 2 years 4 months imprisonment; Gizi 2 years 2 months imprisonment, and Stefan 10 months home detention and 150 hours community service. ...More >>

“Women Shaping Policing”

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:52:49 +1200 | NZ Police Association

Police Federation of Australia Women’s Advisory Committee Conference (PFA WAC) 28-29 April, Wellington More >>

Family of Nicky Stevens make complaint to the Police

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:41:12 +1200 | Dave Macpherson

The family of Nicky Stevens have decided to make formal statements to Police about the negligence of Waikato DHB's Henry Bennett Centre in caring for their son and brother.More >>

Police evaluating search data for missing hunter

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:11:04 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Canterbury Police will review four days worth of search data today after the search of a couple of smaller areas yesterday did not find any sign of 64 year old Murray Edge or his belongings.More >>

Train fatality - Papatoetoe

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:36:11 +1200 | New Zealand Police

The incident occurred at approximately 6.40am this morning at the Papatoetoe Railway Station in Shirley road, Papatoetoe. More >>

Nepal: Protest against the discriminatory police

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 21:12:46 +1200 | Alliance for Independent Madhesh

April 19, 2015, Nepalgunj, Nepal- To protest against the suppression and discriminatory behaviors of Nepal police and Nepal Government, supporters of Dr. CK Raut , Md. Irfan Ahmed Shekh, Jabir Haluwai, Salman Rai, Md. Murad Khan have been in hunger strike ...More >>

Truck Batteries and Lawnmowers Targeted

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:49:03 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Truck batteries, lawnmowers and other garden tools are being targeted in the latest crime trends identified by Counties Manukau Police. More >>

Two men in custody following pursuit

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:47:47 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police have arrested two men following a fleeing driver incident which ended in Counties Manukau District. More >>

Police praise actions of men who came to aid of woman

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:55:09 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Waitemata Police are praising the actions of a group of young men who came to the aid of a woman who was being attacked in New Lynn last night. More >>

Police urge return of stolen taonga

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:52:37 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Hawke’s Bay Police are urging the return of a collection of precious Maori taonga that were taken during the burglary of a house near Hastings last week. More >>

Inquiries ongoing in the search for fleeing driver

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:39:39 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Canterbury Police are following a positive line of inquiry to locate the fleeing driver involved in a slow speed crash with a parked car in the St Martins area of Christchurch at 10.47am yesterday (22 April 2015). The driver fled the scene of the ...More >>

HBRC takes hard line on theft of flood protection trees

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:29:20 +1200 | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Hawke’s Bay Regional Council is extremely concerned with the cutting and destruction of river edge flood protection trees around the region. More >>

 

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