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Harwoods Hole update 2

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:07:09 +1300 | New Zealand Police

A team of rescue specialists has reached the person who fell at Harwoods Hole, Takaka Hill earlier this afternoon. More >>

PM's uses “alternative facts” about Kiwis looking for work

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:32:07 +1300 | New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

Working people are calling on the Prime Minister to show more respect for Kiwis looking for work. More >>

Harwoods Hole update

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:22:38 +1300 | New Zealand Police

A team of four cave rescue specialists has been deployed to enter the caving system where a person has fallen at Harwoods Hole, Takaka Hill. More >>

Police investigating incident in St Heliers

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:50:32 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police are investigating an incident in St Heliers this morning where a man has attempted to a grab an 11-year-old girl on her way to school. More >>

Nelson Police still seeking Jevan Joseph

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:37:26 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police continue to investigate a spate of burglaries and unlawful taking of motor vehicles in the Nelson area over the last month.More >>

Update on missing Chinese tourist Ling Fang Mai

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:35:32 +1300 | New Zealand Police

A Chinese tourist who has not been seen since she left her Parnell hotel room last Wednesday, is thought to have been in contact with family members back home.More >>

Man charged in relation to Dunedin sea lion death

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:13:08 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Dunedin Police have arrested a 52-year-old man in relation to the killing of a sea lion at Portobello in Dunedin Harbour on 5 November 2016. More >>

Police attend Harwoods Hole – Update

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:27:07 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Emergency services have received a report of a person falling at a caving system at Harwoods Hole, Takaka Hill. More >>

Body recovered in Marlborough Sounds search

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:57:37 +1300 | New Zealand Police

This follows an extensive search which began on Saturday, after a man diving off a boat near Stephens Island was reported overdue. More >>

Police attend Harwoods Hole, Takaka Hill

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:26:03 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are responding to a report of a person falling at the caving system at Harwoods Hole, Takaka Hill, Abel Tasman National Park. More >>

Road partially blocked - South of Murchison - Tasman

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:51:29 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Motorists are advised to take care on the Four Rivers Highway just south of Murchison, where a milk tanker trailer has tipped. More >>

Fatal crash in Glenfield

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:50:03 +1300 | New Zealand Police

At approximately 11.15am this morning a serious vehicle crash has occurred between a car and motorcycle on the intersection of Coronation Road and Archers Road in Glenfield, AucklandMore >>

CCTV footage released of car seen at Riverhead quarry

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:41:28 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police are releasing CCTV footage this morning of a vehicle seen entering and leaving the Riverhead quarry in which a young woman woke up to find herself being attacked. More >>

Police attend workplace incident in Hornby

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:27:11 +1300 | New Zealand Police

A 52-year-old male has died as a result of a workplace incident in Hornby this morning. More >>

Christchurch Police calling for information on assault

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:25:17 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Christchurch Police continuing to investigate an assault late on Saturday evening in the city are calling on members of the public with any information to come forward. More >>

Fatal crash, SH60 Nelson Bays, Tasman

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:22:09 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police are now in a position to name one person who died in a crash on the Coastal Highway, SH60 yesterday. More >>

Vehicle collision on Bruce Road, Papamoa Beach

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:19:21 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police are currently in attendance at a vehicle crash on Bruce Road in Papamoa Beach. More >>

Customs makes record drug seizures

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:52:01 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Customs Minister Nicky Wagner is today congratulating Customs on a record number of drug seizures in 2016. More >>

Customs stops 1.2 tonnes of methamphetamine

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:48:59 +1300 | New Zealand Customs Service

Customs’ statistics show just over 413 kilograms of methamphetamine and almost 1.1 tonnes of its precursors, with a potential meth yield of up to 809 kilograms, were seized at our border in 2016. This adds up to $1.2 billion worth of meth that ...More >>

Awatoto Beach Clean-Up this Saturday 4 March 2017

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:40:11 +1300 | Hawkes Bay Regional Council

Hawke’s Bay people are being encouraged to come and help clean up the beach at this weekend’s Awatoto Beach Clean-up. Hawke’s Bay Regional Council is holding the beach clean-up at Awatoto this Saturday, as part of Seaweek activities. This ...More >>


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