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Counties Manukau Police looking for Thomas Shortcliffe

Sun, 30 Aug 2015 11:00:02 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Police are looking for Thomas Shortcliffe, who has breached his bail conditions by cutting off his electronic monitoring bracelet and fleeing. More >>

Short High Speed Pursuit Hawera

Sun, 30 Aug 2015 10:09:24 +1200 | New Zealand Police

A 28 year old Hawera woman will be appearing in the Hawera District Court on the 1st September 2015 facing a number of charges after failing to stop for police at an alcohol checkpoint.More >>

Disorder - Ashburton - Canterbury

Sun, 30 Aug 2015 10:07:56 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Four males in their 20’s were arrested by Ashburton Police staff in Burnett Street after having left a local bar at closing time just after 3.00am. More >>

Aggravated Robbery - Christchurch - Canterbury

Sun, 30 Aug 2015 10:03:27 +1200 | New Zealand Police

On Saturday the 29th of August 2015 the Woolston Tavern was the subject of an aggravated robbery where a number of males entered the premises, stole alcohol and assaulted the attendant before leaving.More >>

Serious assault in central Auckland overnight

Sun, 30 Aug 2015 10:02:32 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At around 2.30am, a 21 year-old man was assaulted by numerous people on the corner of Albert Street and Wyndham Street, Auckland City. More >>

Stabbing - Hamilton - Waikato

Sun, 30 Aug 2015 10:01:35 +1200 | New Zealand Police

This afternoon, Hamilton Detectives continue with the scene examination of an address on Victoria Street where a stabbing occurred today about 1120 am. More >>

Wellington Police seeking man in breach of parole

Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:59:03 +1200 | New Zealand Police

McVeigh was released in July this year but overnight has breached the terms of his parole by removing his electronic bracelet and leaving the Wellington address he was residing at. The Wellington Communications Centre was advised by Corrections ...More >>

MCVEIGH in custody

Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:43:30 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Wellington Police Crime Squad has now located and arrested Zane MCVEIGH without incident. As the matter is now before the courts we will not be releasing any further details at this point.More >>

Assault - Hamilton - Waikato

Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:32:47 +1200 | New Zealand Police

29 August 2015 As a result of a Police investigation and information from members of the public, Hamilton CIB have successfully located a victim relating to the crime scene at Bisley Rd Hamilton, which had been located on Thursday morning 27 August. ...More >>

Statement On Operation Fortitude

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:31:48 +1200 | State Of Victoria

The State Government was notified this month that Victoria Police would lead a joint-agency oper-ation this weekend in the CBD aimed at keeping Victorians safe. More >>

Victoria Police: 'Operation Fortitude' will not go ahead

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:03:03 +1200 | Victoria Police

Victoria Police has made a decision not to go ahead with this weekend's Operation Fortitude. More >>

Fatality - 2 vehicle crash Riversdale

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:23:31 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police have completed the scene examination at the two vehicle crash that occurred on the Riversdale Waikaia Road intersection with Two Chain Road, North of the Riversdale township.More >>

Maggie's death not believed to be accidental

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:40:52 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police investigating the death of four year-old Maggie Watson, whose body was found in her Onehunga home at about 4am on Friday, August 7, believe her death was not an accident.More >>

Manukau Court’s $51m court upgrade complete

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:29:10 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Justice Minister Amy Adams today opened the upgraded Manukau District Courthouse after a $51 million makeover that future-proofs one of the country’s busiest courthouses. The Manukau District Court receives about 11 per cent of the country’s criminal ...More >>

Reports of firearms presented. - Lorne St Auckland

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:31:26 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Auckland Police are investigating an incident in Lorne St after reports that firearms were presented during a dispute. More >>

Police investigate possible serious assault

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:30:07 +1200 | New Zealand Police

28/8/2015 Detectives in Hamilton are investigating whether a serious assault may have taken place, after the discovery of a quantity of human blood behind the Activate Church, in Bisley Road, Hamilton East. Detective Sergeant Andrew Mortimore said “Police ...More >>

Liquor Bans Retained for Manurewa

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:12:41 +1200 | Auckland Council

Liquor Bans Retained for Manurewa The Manurewa Local Board voted tonight unanimously to retain the vast majority of alcohol drinking bans which were up for review under Auckland Council’s Alcohol Bylaw 2014. Manurewa Local Board Chairperson Angela ...More >>

Second Hamilton road fatality in two days

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:44:22 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Waikato Police investigating last night’s fatal crash say it is another tragic death on Waikato roads that was preventable. The crash, which happened about 11.30pm, is currently under investigation by the Waikato Serious Crash Unit.More >>

Home Invasion - Paraparaumu Beach

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:18:25 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At 5.51am, Friday the 28th August 2015 police were called to an address in Paraparaumu Beach, Kapiti where a female occupant of the address woke to find an unknown male standing in her bedroom. The male proceeded to punch the occupant around the head ...More >>

Oamaru death earlier today

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:40:11 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Earlier today, Police attended the death of a 58 year-old male at a work premise in Oamaru. More >>


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