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Update - Motor vehicle crash on SH1 at Waikuku

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:34:42 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police can confirm that a 19 year old man has been flow to Christchurch Hospital in a critical condition following a three-vehicle crash on SH1 outside the Waikuku Z Service Station at approximately 3.30pm today. A mother and young child and another ...More >>

Motor vehicle crash on SH1 at Waikuku

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:20:48 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are currently at the scene of a vehicle crash on SH1 outside the Waikuku Z Service Station involving 3 vehicles. More >>

Police appeal for information after aggravated robbery

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:06:04 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Marton Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a newspaper delivery contractor was assaulted and his vehicle stolen when he was conducting a delivery in the early hours of this morning.More >>

Investigations continue into Monday’s fatal crash

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:10:25 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Christchurch Police are continuing their investigation into yesterday’s fatal crash on Waterloo Road today. There are a number of witnesses to be interviewed and Police will use these statements and the results of the Serious Crash Unit investigation ...More >>

Fatal motor vehicle crash on SH79 – update

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:02:56 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police and emergency services are still at the scene of a fatal head-on crash that happened at approximately 12pm today on SH79, the Geraldine-Fairlie Highway. More >>

Hong Kong: Workers Strike in Support of Student Democracy

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:18:50 +1300 | ITUC

Brussels, 29 September 2014 (ITUC OnLine): Workers from across Hong Kong have responded to a call from trade union centre HKCTU to join strike action in support of democratic reform, as security forces continue their violent repression of peaceful protests ...More >>

Tauranga: Have you seen vehicle used in ram raid?

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:15:41 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police in Tauranga are appealing for information about a vehicle believed to have been used in a ram raid of a service station at the weekend. More >>

March and Rally to raise awareness on rape culture & consent

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:57:41 +1300 | Rape Crisis Dunedin

Every year, Rape Crisis Dunedin organises an awareness-raising event in the Dunedin community. In past years (2011-2013) it organised the Slutwalk march and rally. This year, the focus is on raising awareness about enthusiastic consent. The event is ...More >>

Lawyers, clients warned take care with emailed instructions

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:52:12 +1300 | New Zealand Law Society

The New Zealand Law Society is warning lawyers and clients of lawyers to be extremely careful with taking and issuing instructions by email. This follows recent instances where a law firm or client’s email system has been hacked and false instructions ...More >>

Fatal motor vehicle crash on SH79 Geraldine-Fairlie Highway

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:41:23 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are currently at the scene of a fatal crash that occured shortly after midday on SH79 Geraldine-Fairlie Highway involving two vehicles. More >>

Work underway to install Auckland’s digital speed cameras

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:54:24 +1300 | New Zealand Police

A new generation of fixed speed cameras is coming to Auckland, with work on six sites getting underway this week. More >>

Police appeal for information after hit and run

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:14:41 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Whanganui Police are appealing for public help in locating the driver of a car involved in a hit and run yesterday evening (Monday 29 September, 2014) which left a motorcyclist with serious injuries.More >>

Male threatens female

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:09:38 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Occupants of a Waitao address were threatened by a person known to them yesterday afternoon. More >>

Body recovered from Grey River

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:07:02 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police recovered a body from the Grey River about 2.30pm today believed to be Jeremy Charles BRONS. More >>

Fire Service says Northcote College fire not suspicious

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:14:14 +1300 | New Zealand Fire Service

Fire investigators have been unable to determine the cause of the fire at Northcote College in Birkenhead on Friday evening however they do not believe it was suspicious. More >>

Safety gear no good if it is not used

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:54:44 +1300 | WorkSafe NZ

Roofing company W. Goile Roofing Limited has been fined $45,000 and ordered to pay reparation of $3,000 after one of its employees fell from a height of 2.5 metres. More >>

Person identified in relation to Work and Income complaints

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:25:47 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police are currently working with Work and Income in relation to two complaints regarding an identified male last week. More >>

Concerns for man missing from Mount Maunganui

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:11:06 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a 37-year-old man missing from Mount Maunganui. More >>

Fatal crash - update

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:37:42 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police confirm that the fatal crash shortly before 12.30pm today involved an articulated truck and trailer and a cyclist. The cyclist, in his 30's, was found deceased at the scene.More >>

An open letter to the Prime Minister

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:31:10 +1300 | Transparency International NZ

in which Transparency International New Zealand asks the Prime Minister to ensure integrity underpins all work he leads "in the best interests of all New Zealanders" More >>


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