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Appeal for sightings of man found in Okahu Bay

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:22:12 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police can confirm that the body located in the Orakei Reserve in Okahu Bay on Saturday was that of 36-year-old Socksay Chansy. Mr Chansy recently returned to New Zealand after a long period living overseas.More >>

Rotorua Police seek witnesses to the shooting on 14 July

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:29:34 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Rotorua Police are talking to a number of people in regards to the shooting of a 35 year old man by a Police officer on Te Ngae Rd on Thursday 14 July. More >>

Avondale Police looking for man who cut off bracelet

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:55:48 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Avondale Police are looking for Alaric Eccleston, who has breached his home detention conditions by cutting off his bracelet and fleeing. More >>

Police arrest man in relation to Westpac Petone robbery

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:24:39 +1200 | New Zealand Police

On 30 June 2016 just before noon, the Westpac on Jackson Street Petone was robbed and the offender left in a vehicle which was later dumped. More >>

Horowhenua Police still seeking Jamie Kissling

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:19:58 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are still looking to locate Jamie Ronaki Kissling who has a warrant to arrest. More >>

Fatal house fire in Ashhurst

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:42:46 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police were called to a house fire in Ashhurst overnight where one person has died. More >>

State Highway 58 and Grays Road reopen

Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:51:59 +1200 | New Zealand Police

The roads were earlier closed due to high tides and storm conditions making them unsafe. More >>

Search for Mary Berrington – UPDATE 4

Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:33:22 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police, Land Search and Rescue teams and community volunteers are out in force for a fourth day today in the search for missing Upper Hutt woman Mary Berrington. More >>

Back to school road safety reminder

Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:29:14 +1200 | New Zealand Police

With children across the country returning to school tomorrow drivers in Hawke’s Bay are reminded to slow down and by attention around schools. More >>

State Highway 58 and Grays Road, Porirua Now Open

Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:27:27 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police advise that both State Highway 58 and Grays Road, which was closed earlier this morning is now open to traffic. More >>

Road Closures around Pauatahanui Inlet, Porirua

Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:26:00 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At 12.10am on Sunday 24th July 2016 Police working with Transit NZ and Porirua City Council have closed the following Roads;. More >>

Unexplained death in Okahu Bay - Auckland

Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:24:22 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At about 10:30 this morning 23 July 2016, Police were called to an area of dense bush at Orakei Reserve, Okahu Bay, Auckland. More >>

Search for Mary Berrington – UPDATE 3

Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:22:21 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police and Land Search and Rescue teams are continuing to search for a third day for missing Upper Hutt woman Mary Berrington. More >>

Media advisory – Mary Berrington search media stand up

Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:20:38 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police advise media there will be a stand up at Upper Hutt Police Station at 3pm. More >>

Gisborne motorists warned to take care due to high winds

Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:49:48 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are warning motorists to take care on the roads with high winds set to hit the Gisborne area tonight. More >>

Search for Mary Berrington – UPDATE 2

Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:48:04 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Search and rescue teams will be undertaking an intensive search of properties and out buildings in the immediate vicinity of Mary’s home in Upper Hutt. More >>

North Shore Police investigating burglary of car yard

Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:46:26 +1200 | New Zealand Police

North Shore Police are investigating the burglary of a workshop belonging to a prestige car yard, in which a number of expensive cars were stolen. More >>

Man arrested in Kaitaia following stabbing incident

Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:44:03 +1200 | New Zealand Police

The victim received multiple stab wounds and despite receiving medical attention at the scene and at hospital he has died from the injuries. More >>

Back to school safety reminder

Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:42:14 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Tairawhiti Police want to remind road users to slow down and be aware around schools as children head back to school for term three on Monday. More >>

Taupo Police help 3 tourists on Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:40:05 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At 11 am today Police received a call from a couple in their mid-twenties on the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. More >>


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