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Car Crash: SH1, Te Horo area

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 18:03:16 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are in attendance in a two car crash on State Highway one at the intersection with Te Hapua Road 3.5 k south of Te Horo Beach Road. More >>

Independent Epsom Candidates 'One Strike' Crime Policy

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 18:00:02 +1200 | Adam Holland

Best wishes to all of those who live in Epsom, Mount Eden, New Market, Remuera and of course the rest of New Zealand. More >>

Productive meeting with Lyttelton Port company

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:30:07 +1200 | WorkSafe NZ

WorkSafe New Zealand has today held productive meetings with the Lyttelton Port of Christchurch and the Rail and Maritime Transport Union. More >>

Collins inquiry at best a Band-Aid, a permanent fix needed

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:07:09 +1200 | Public Service Association

Collins inquiry at best a Band-Aid, a permanent fix is needed The Public Service Association (PSA) says the inquiry into Judith Collins’ behaviour must be accompanied by a process to restore the lost trust between Ministers and public servants if it ...More >>

Police seek further information following Harter guilty plea

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:05:03 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police say there could be more victims of a child sex offender who taught in schools in Hawke's Bay and Wellington. More >>

Association welcomes new Chief Executive

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:02:12 +1200 | NZ Police Association

“The New Zealand Police Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Heather Verry to Chief Executive. Heather picks up the mantle from Chris Pentecost, who recently retired from this position,” Police Association President Greg O’Connor said ...More >>

Martin Doyle cartoon: Wrong arm of the law

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 16:56:30 +1200 | Martin Doyle

If the reported comments of Cameron Slater and Judith Collins re the activities of Police Association president Greg O'Connor are true then we sadly now have evidence of corruption in the Police and in the Beehive.More >>

Appeal for witnesses after aggravated robbery

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 15:24:42 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Yesterday (1 September, 2014) the Subway Dairy in Hawera was subject to an attempted aggravated robbery and the Hawera Police are appealing for witnesses in an effort to identify and locate the man responsible.More >>

David Parker Stand Up: Judith Collins inquiry, John Key

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 15:22:14 +1200 | Elizabeth Beattie

Today Labour’s Deputy Leader David Parker met with the Press in Parliament House. Parker discussed a number of issues including Judith Collin’s resignation and the impending inquiry into her actions as Former Justice Minister. Parker also discussed:More >>

SFO lays charges for procurement fraud

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 14:49:05 +1200 | Serious Fraud Office

Two individuals have been charged in the Auckland District Court today with Crimes Act charges laid by the Serious Fraud Office for alleged fraud against Mighty River Power Limited relating to procurement for the Company’s Southdown power station.More >>

Man arrested after telephone threat

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 13:56:31 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police have arrested a 38 year old man at a Koromiko address in relation to a threatening telephone call directed at Work and Income staff in Blenheim this morning. More >>

Further criminal investigation into CTV Building collapse

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 13:48:37 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police has today confirmed it will be advancing the criminal investigation into the collapse of the CTV building in February 2011. More >>

Cunliffe: Letter to John Key and Commission of Inquiry TOR

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 13:39:20 +1200 | New Zealand Labour Party

[ The following is based on character recognition and may contain errors. Original document, with proposed terms of reference: Letter_to_John_Key_and_Commisison_of_Inquiry_TOR.pdf ]More >>

John Tully remanded in custody after court appearance

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 12:49:25 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Russell John TULLY appeared in Christchurch District Court this morning. TULLY has been remanded in custody on charges of murder of Peg Noble and Leigh Cleveland and attempted murder of Lindy Curtis.More >>

Scene examination of Northland fatal fire continues

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 12:30:27 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are carrying out a scene examination where the fatal fire occurred in Mangamuka early yesterday morning. More >>

Marton Police appeal for information after burglary

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 12:17:56 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Marton Police are appealing for help from the public after a burglary at a local mechanical business that occurred on Thursday 28 August, 2014. More >>

Telephone threat to WINZ office

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 12:11:38 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Blenheim Police are working to locate a man who made a telephone call to Work and Income staff this morning and threatened to come to the Blenheim office with a firearm. More >>

Auckland company and its director fined $250,000

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:46:40 +1200 | Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment

Auckland company Awan Boueki Pacific Limited and its 55 year old director have been fined a total of $250,000 for selling 69 vehicles in a year, without being registered as a motor vehicle trader.More >>

Sheep rustlers hit city park

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:35:21 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police and Cornwall Park management are concerned about a series of reported incidents over the past few weeks during which sheep rustlers have used dogs and traps to round up and capture sheep after dark.More >>

Taxpayers win as scammer jailed

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:13:55 +1200 | Inland Revenue Department

An Auckland woman who headed up a sophisticated online Inland Revenue scam which cost the tax payer $700,000 has been jailed. More >>


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