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Injured boy remains critical

Wed, 27 May 2015 13:28:11 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police have completed a scene examination at a Hawke’s Bay primary school where a young boy was seriously injured after falling out of a window. More >>

Man arrested after incident in Camrose Place, Glenfield

Wed, 27 May 2015 12:57:23 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police have taken a 53 year-old man has been taken into custody following this morning's incident in Camrose Place, Glenfield. More >>

Safer Queen's Birthday Weekend everyone's responsibility

Wed, 27 May 2015 12:35:33 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police say achieving a safer Queen's Birthday on the roads is in everyone’s hands this weekend. More >>

Police search for missing woman

Wed, 27 May 2015 12:34:55 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Waikato Police, searching for a woman they have safety concerns for, are seeking the public’s help in locating her and are appealing to her family to let us know where she is.More >>

Make this Queen's Birthday weekend one to remember

Wed, 27 May 2015 12:08:43 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Before you hit the road for the long weekend please take a moment to make sure you're prepared for your journey and ready to take extreme care on the roads. More >>

Incident in Camrose Place, Glenfield

Wed, 27 May 2015 12:04:31 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Just after 10am Police were notified that a man had been assaulted at a residential address. More >>

Wilful Damage - Strathmore, Wellington

Wed, 27 May 2015 10:45:59 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At about 7.10pm on Monday the 11th May 2015 a stationary Go Wellington bus has had two projectiles fired at it whilst parked at the bus stop on Kekerenga Street, Strathmore, Wellington, this was directly opposite the Kekerenga playground. Two points of impact ...More >>

$80 000 boat reunited with rightful owners

Wed, 27 May 2015 10:00:43 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Waitakere Police have reunited a Blockhouse Bay couple with their prized fishing boat, after Police found the stolen vessel behind a block of flats in Kelston. More >>

Investigation into Rotorua death continues

Wed, 27 May 2015 09:58:44 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police believe they know the identity of the man found dead in a stream yesterday, but no details will be released until the identity is formally confirmed and his family have been notified.More >>

Police seek Identity of Violent Offender at Waikanae

Wed, 27 May 2015 09:54:53 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are trying to identify the male from the attached photograph, responsible for an assault in Waikanae today. More >>

Unexplained death - Waitemata

Wed, 27 May 2015 09:48:22 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are investigating after a mans bofy was located in a car at Greenhith this morning. Police were called to a boat yard at the end of Rame Road just after 7am where a member of the public located a car partially in the water, and conating a ...More >>

Cyclist critical following crash

Wed, 27 May 2015 09:47:02 +1200 | New Zealand Police

A cyclist has been taken to hospital in a critical condition after colliding with a truck in Herne Bay this morning. The crash happened in Sarsfield Street Herne Bay just after 8am. No details of the victim are available. The Police serious crash ...More >>

Abduction attempt blamed on lax politicians

Wed, 27 May 2015 09:38:05 +1200 | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Commenting after yesterday's attempted abduction of a five year old boy outside a Hastings school the Sensible Sentencing Trust has lashed out at politicians for “putting our kids at an undue and totally unacceptable risk”.More >>

Investigations continue into cell death

Tue, 26 May 2015 16:50:16 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Police are investigating after a man was found unresponsive in the Manukau Police Station Custody Unit this morning. More >>

Hammer assault

Tue, 26 May 2015 15:53:49 +1200 | New Zealand Police

A 27 year-old man who stepped in to stop a man running off with thousands of dollars of jewellery from a Sylvia Park shop this morning was allegedly hit in the face with a hammer and has since received dozens of stitches.More >>

Attempted abduction of schoolboy

Tue, 26 May 2015 15:17:05 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Hawke’s Bay Police are investigating the attempted abduction of a five-year-old boy outside a Hastings school this morning. More >>

Police appeal for help over bicycle thefts

Tue, 26 May 2015 15:03:41 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Canterbury Police are currently investigating six incidents where a bike has been reported stolen from the bicycle racks at Christchurch Boys High School since mid-March 2015.More >>

Patrol and specialist teams compete for top dog titles

Tue, 26 May 2015 14:54:47 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Twelve police patrol dog teams and ten specialist detector dogs and handlers are competing for national honours this week in the National Police Dog and Detector Dog Championships being held in the greater Wellington region.More >>

Body found in stream

Tue, 26 May 2015 14:07:50 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At approximately 11.30am today (Tuesday, 26 May) police received a report of a body in a stream in the Fordlands area of Rotorua. More >>

Boy remains in critical condition

Tue, 26 May 2015 13:05:26 +1200 | New Zealand Police

The nine-year-old boy injured in an accident at Taradale Primary School in Hawke’s Bay yesterday remains in a critical condition in Auckland’s Starship Hospital. More >>

 

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