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Attack on good samaritan in Northcote - Images of Male

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:53:11 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police can now release the attached still images of a man wanted to identify in relation to this afternoon's attempted handbag snatch, which left a 43 year-old mother with serious head injuries.More >>

Serious injury after intervening in handbag snatch

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:09:54 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At around 1.40pm this afternoon a young man tried to snatch the handbag of an asian woman as she entered the Countdown supermarket at the Northcote Shops, Lake Road, North Shore.More >>

Botany Downs, Auckland: Missing Man - Fears for safety

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:04:13 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police officers using dogs and the Eagle helicopter are searching in the Botany Downs area of Auckland for a 65 year old man who is missing from a private hospital and retirement home.More >>

Indecent assault update

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:17:35 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Taupö Police have spoken to a person of interest in relation to the sexual assault which occurred on Kaimanawa Street on Friday, 12 September on Kaimanawa Street near Spa Road. More >>

Police seek public help after woman's terrifying ordeal

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:04:57 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Waitakere Police are appealing to the public for information about a home invasion on the night of Sunday 7 September (Father's Day) in Glengarry Road, Glen Eden. More >>

Waikato Expressway - Crash Update

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:08:11 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Further to the previous release about the crash on the Waikato expressway: Ambulance are dealing with thirteen patients from this incident. One person has been flown to Waikato Hospital with suspected spinal injuries, Four people have status 3 (moderate ...More >>

Serious Crash - Mercer

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:40:30 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash on the Waikato expressway 1km South of the Meremere Dragway. Two cars crashed just before 1pm and multiple people have been seriously injured. More >>

Progress towards Henderson safety plan

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:20:29 +1200 | Auckland Council

Auckland Council and police are making significant progress in their efforts to improve community safety in hot spots around Auckland, particularly in Henderson town centre following a spate of violent incidents. A report to council’s Community ...More >>

Queenstown taxi driver courageous - Human Rights Commission

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:26:36 +1200 | Human Rights Commission

Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy says “people like Queenstown taxi driver Ganesh Paramanathan who go public and shine the spotlight on racial abuse are courageous and do so on all our behalf. They make our country a better place ...More >>

Aggravated robbery of Hamilton store

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:16:37 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Hamilton Police seek assistance from members of the public to find 3 men who robbed the Peachgrove Superette at 6pm this evening. More >>

Police investigating indecent assaults against teenage girls

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:43:35 +1200 | New Zealand Police

A Waitemata Police investigation into two cases of indecent assaults against teenage girls has resulted in a 30 year-old man being charged, however Police would like to hear from anyone who may have information that could assist the enquiry.More >>

Indecent Assault

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:33:22 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Between about 9:00 and 9:30pm on Friday 19 September 2014, a 14 year old female was indecently assaulted by a male on Charlotte Street Invercargill near the intersection with Margaret Street.More >>

Warrants issued for wanted man

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:50:20 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police have a number of warrants for the arrest of wanted man Shane DIBBEN, 24, and are seeking information from the public as to his whereabouts. More >>

Police want to identify owners of stolen building supplies

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:07:58 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police have logged 360 stolen items which were recovered in three search warrants in August but are still looking for the owners of nearly 100 of those exhibits. More >>

NZ Organisations Must Make Security a Business Priority

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:18:24 +1200 | IDC New Zealand Ltd

New Zealand organisations are at risk of taking their eye off the ball when it comes to IT security. As organisations evolve to information lead, information-centric business model the strategic importance of a strong security governance model is ...More >>

Indecent assault - Taupo Police appeal for information

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:54:29 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Taupö Police are currently investigating a sexual assault on a local teenage female. The incident occurred at about 3:25pm on Friday, 12 September on Kaimanawa Street near Spa Road. The victim was walking with a friend when a man approached and inappropriately ...More >>

51 year old Man dies following crash in Waikino

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:39:07 +1200 | New Zealand Police

51 year-old Kelly Graeme Poulter, from Waikino, has died following a crash involving 2 vehicles at 5pm on Saturday on Pukekauri Road, Waikino. More >>

NZ Police Constable rescues woman from Waikato River

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 11:08:06 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police management are praising the efforts of a recently graduated Constable who rescued a distressed woman who jumped off Cobham Drive bridge into the Waikato River last night.More >>

Arrest following attack at Waikato University

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:08:53 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Today Hamilton Police arrested an 18 year-old Hamilton man in relation to a violent attack on a young woman at the Waikato University campus last month. More >>

Epsom Candidate (Adam Holland) More Liberal Than ACT

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:55:39 +1200 | Adam Holland

For the past four years I, like 500,000 other New Zealanders, have been illegally smoking cannabis for medicinal purposes and/or even just for the occasional laugh with friends on the weekend. We don't hurt anybody, we don't cause nuisance, we don't ...More >>


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