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Drug Court: Rare Insight into New Alternative Justice Model

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:45:31 +1200 | Maori TV

Māori Television’s latest New Zealand documentary presents a fascinating look inside a new alternative justice model – through the stories of convicted criminals. More >>

Man arrested in relation to home invasion at Tinopai

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:19:08 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police have arrested a man in relation to a home invasion in Tinopai in June. More >>

Drug courier sentenced for importing heroin

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:27:59 +1200 | New Zealand Customs Service

South African drug courier, Laura Elizabeth Cilliers, was sentenced today in the Christchurch District Court to 7 years and 10 months in prison for importing approximately 1.2 kilograms of heroin.More >>

Truck and train collide

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:08:15 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are at the scene of a collision between a truck and a train at Arundel north of Timaru. More >>

Serious Crash in Rotorua

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:55:35 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police and emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash on SH30, Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Hamiora Place in Rotorua. More >>

Wynyard Tech to support Child Protection Offender Register

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:43:59 +1200 | Wynyard Group

Media release Wynyard technology to support Child Protection Offender Register New Zealand Police Expand Use of Wynyard Investigations Platform Auckland, 20 August 2014 More >>

Urge Release of Student UNIPA Robert Yelemaken and Onni Weya

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:21:21 +1200 | Step Magazine

Urge Release of Student UNIPA Robert Yelemaken and Onni Weya, Police Throw Graded Words Adu-sheep OAP More >>

Investigation into fatal Wellington crash

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:13:18 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At around 7.15am this morning two vehicles have crashed on State Highway 2 near Kaitoke. Police are appealing for anyone that has witnessed this crash to contact the Wellington District Strategic Traffic Unit.More >>

Additional charges laid in Ashburton investigation

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:27:16 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police confirm that additional Manslaughter charges have been laid against four people in respect of the death of Arran James GAIRNS, whose body was found in Ashburton on Sunday 1 June 2014 in a drainage run off area behind commercial premises in West ...More >>

Tairua Police investigate fatal dog attack on seal

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:25:30 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Eastern Waikato Police are crediting the sharp eyes of a member of the public in helping locate the owner of two dogs that fatally injured a seal in Tairua yesterday. More >>

Nicky Hager's first public comment on police investigation

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:13:42 +1200 | The Slightly Correct Political Show

A complaint has been laid with police by Cameron Slater over the hacking of his computer and 'theft' of emails to supply to Nicky Hager for his explosive book Dirty Politics . We give Nicky Hager the first chance to respond.More >>

Somaliland: UN envoy pledges to step up support for peace

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:33:56 +1200 | UN News

The top United Nations envoy in Somalia today pledged to step up the world body’s support for peace and progress in Somaliland during a visit to the region, which declared itself independent in 1991. More >>

Stabbing investigation

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:43:32 +1200 | New Zealand Police

The 45 year-old man hospitalised after suffering a stab wound to the chest at about 1.25 this morning is reported to be recovering after surgery in Auckland Hospital. More >>

Security Council approves sanctions against militants

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:33:49 +1200 | UN News

Expressing its “gravest concern” that parts of Iraq and Syria are now under the control of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and Al-Nusra Front, the United Nations Security Council today placed six individuals affiliated with the ...More >>

Amid Missouri protests, Ban urges restraint

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:48:39 +1200 | UN News

As protests intensify over the killing of an American teenager in Missouri, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged all parties to exercise restraint and for authorities to respect the right to peaceful assembly. More >>

Get Youth Justice out of the shadows into the daylight

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:23:39 +1200 | ACT New Zealand

“Today it has been reported that on Friday afternoon a 12-year-old Hastings boy walking home from school was allegedly bashed by five high school students. His head was smashed onto the handlebars of his bike. He fell to the ground unconscious, where ...More >>

Missing youth located

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:19:18 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police have now located 13-year-old Topine Horomona who has been missing since Tuesday 12 August, 2014. More >>

Brazen robbery attempt in Whitby

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:18:05 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Porirua Police continue to search for a brazen thief who attempted to steal cigarettes and cash from a Dairy on, Spinnaker Drive, Porirua More >>

Police urge safe driving after Northland crashes

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:16:18 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are urging motorists to drive to the conditions and keep their speed down after several vehicle crashes occurred in Northland in recent days. More >>

Police investigate kidnapping incident in Whangarei

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:27:53 +1200 | New Zealand Police

About 8.30am this morning a 33-year-old woman was parked in the Laurie Hall car park when a man threatened her with a knife. More >>


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