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Vinyl Bar employees have sexual violence prevention training

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:04:27 +1200 | Sexual Abuse Prevention Network

Vinyl Bar employees undergo sexual violence prevention training,following criticism from patrons of handling of a sexual assault More >>

Amnesty for Foreign Students Covers up Failing Inspectorate

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:30:01 +1200 | New Zealand First Party

The so-called amnesty for foreign students who dob in exploitative employers is a cover-up for a Labour Inspectorate that is failing to do its job, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament Rt Hon Winston Peters.More >>

Student makes movie of his Napier siege experience

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:01:54 +1200 | Eastern Institute of Technology

Locked down during the Napier siege, EIT screen production student Brock Reynolds is drawing on his experience of the tragic event to make a short film as his final-year diploma project.More >>

Petition for Foreign Driver Safety

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:43:43 +1200 | New Zealand First Party

A new petition will put the spotlight on the government’s need to address the distressing issue of road deaths and injuries caused by foreign drivers, says Clayton Mitchell, New Zealand First List MP based in Tauranga.More >>

Homicide investigation in Northland

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:34:50 +1200 | New Zealand Police

A homicide investigation is underway into the disappearance of missing Northland man Kimble Moore. More >>

Smales Road closed due to crash - East Tamaki

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:33:57 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police and emergency services are at the scene of a two car crash on Smales Road in East Tamaki which occurred about 1:30pm. More >>

New Zealand Police win diversity award

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:53:30 +1200 | Diversityworks

The New Zealand Police’s initiatives to transform gender diversity within its ranks have resulted in the organisation taking the top prize at this year’s Diversity Awards NZ.More >>

Time has come for state apology on abuse

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:51:08 +1200 | New Zealand Labour Party

Labour is today calling on the Government to issue an apology for historic abuse in state institutions. More >>

Gun laws creaking under the strain

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:33:17 +1200 | New Zealand Labour Party

Questions have to be asked after surprising revelations at the Law and Order Select Committee about the police and their ability to manage the gun problem in New Zealand, says Labour’s Police spokesperson Stuart Nash.More >>

Child Sex Offender Register Must Be Public

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:26:48 +1200 | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“The public have the right to know that their children are safe in their own homes and in the community but our politicians think the protection of the offender is more important” Guthrie. On Tuesday National and Labour along with the Greens stopped ...More >>

Update on Police Front Counter Safety Review

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:23:59 +1200 | New Zealand Police

"Update on Police Front Counter Safety Review" Attribute to Acting Deputy Commissioner Resource Management, Allan Boreham: More >>

North Dunedin: Police seeking owners of recovered property

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:01:47 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are seeking the owners of a number of items believed to have been stolen from North Dunedin properties. More >>

Minister congratulates Police on Supreme Award for diversity

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:00:14 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Police Minister Judith Collins has today congratulated New Zealand Police for their success in winning the Diversity Works New Zealand 2016 Empowerment Award, and the overall Supreme Award last night.More >>

Routeburn Incident

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:52:54 +1200 | NZ Mountain Safety Council

Media Statement - Mountain Safety Council - Routeburn Incident The Mountain Safety Council are working with the local authorities to get a better understanding of the events, and will not be making comment on the specifics of the incident. This is ...More >>

Request for Proposal process for mental health services

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:51:51 +1200 | New Zealand Government

The Request for Proposals process is now underway for the provision of improved mental health services to offenders, says Corrections Minister Judith Collins. More >>

Search warrant uncovers clan lab in Hamilton

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:50:11 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At 6am on Thursday 25 August 2016, Waikato AOS executed a search warrant at an address on Forest Lake Road in Hamilton. More >>

Using data to better address violence against women

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:39:13 +1200 | United Nations Population Fund

Bangkok - The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Asia-Pacific Regional Office and the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) are launching a program that will help countries in the region to measure violence against women.More >>

Tramper rescued from Routeburn Track - UPDATE

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:29:20 +1200 | New Zealand Police

The following release can be attributed to Inspector Olaf Jensen, Otago Lakes Central Area Commander. More >>

NZ Police honoured by Diversity Awards wins

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:27:40 +1200 | New Zealand Police

NZ Police is proud and honoured to be the winner of the Diversity Works NZ 2016’s Empowerment Award, and the overall Supreme Award, in recognition of our innovative responses to improving gender balance in the workforce.More >>

Former Tenths trustee gives evidence

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:04:13 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Aug. 25 (BusinessDesk) - A former trustee for the Wellington Tenths Trust has told Ngatata Love's fraud trial that he was ok with the idea that "consultants" could be paid a $3 million fee for negotiating a deal with property developers. More >>


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