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Police investigating suspected arson

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:59:57 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Manawatu CIB is currently investigating a suspected arson that occurred at a residential address in Ormond Street, Woodville, at approximately 1am today. More >>

Man charged with cultivating cannabis in Canterbury

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:19:34 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Canterbury Police based in Ashburton executed a search warrant at a property in Hinds, Mid Canterbury, today (27 February 2015) as part of an ongoing prevention operation, Operation Jasmine, to disrupt the cultivation and supply of cannabis in Canterbury.More >>

Two-vehicle crash on McLeans Island Road

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:18:25 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Canterbury Police investigations are continuing following a two vehicle crash on McLeans Island Road shortly after 12 noon today (27 February 2015). Witnesses report that a silver Suzuki Swift rental car was turning right onto McLeans Island Road ...More >>

Police arrest three following disorder in North New Brighton

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:16:55 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Canterbury Police investigations into a disorder incident near the BP Connect QEII at approximately 7pm on 24 February 2015 has resulted in three people being arrested. Witness reported a heated verbal exchange between two groups of boys escalated into ...More >>

Police name fatal crash victim

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:05:23 +1300 | New Zealand Police

The man who was killed on SH2 in Whakamarama yesterday (Thursday, 26 February) can now be named as Nathan Luc Alain Boucher from Reze in France. More >>

Operation Thatch Update

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:32:02 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police have released the names of the two people who died following an incident at a Dundas Road address in Whangarei in the early hours of yesterday morning. More >>

Police name two deceased in Whangarei

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:49:04 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police have released the names of the two people who died following an incident at a Dundas Road address in Whangarei in the early hours of yesterday morning. More >>

Young man died avoiding large object in the road

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:08:47 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police investigating a fatal crash on SH2 in Whakamarama are now able to confirm that the man who died was a French National in his 20s who had been in New Zealand since late last year.More >>

Fatal Crash State Highway 2 Whakamarama

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:53:03 +1300 | New Zealand Police

At approximately 5.30pm this evening emergency services were called to a fatal crash on State Highway 2, Whakamarama, Western Bay of Plenty. More >>

Operation Ormond — fifth arrest made

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:44:16 +1300 | New Zealand Police

A fifth man was arrested and charged yesterday (26 February, 2015) in relation to the death of James Whatuira who was found dead at a Woodville property on Sunday 4 January, 2015.More >>

Sensible Sentencing challenges MPs to refuse pay rise

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:19:53 +1300 | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“I realise this will take courage and we extend an open challenge to all MPs – or any MP from any party – to have the courage to be the first to stand up and publicly denounce this nonsense and refuse to accept the pay rise.” - Garth McVicarMore >>

Unexplained Death - Whangarei

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:14:33 +1300 | New Zealand Police

At about 0308hrs on the 27th February Police were advised of a male on Bank Street between the Cameron Street and Vine Street intersections that was unresponsive. More >>

Fleeing driver in stolen car stopped with spikes

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:48:49 +1300 | New Zealand Police

On Wednesday night (25 February 2015) Police received a report that a metallic blue Nissan bluebird had been stolen from Murchison at around midnight. More >>

Seven arrested in drugs operation

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:03:00 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Seven people have been arrested during the termination of a drugs operation in Taupo and Tokoroa. More >>

Police appeal for witnesses after man injured

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:45:03 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Canterbury Police are appealing to the public for help after a man was taken by ambulance to Christchurch Hospital with unexplained head injuries this morning (26 February 2015). More >>

Canterbury: help sought in sexual violation investigation

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:55:28 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Canterbury Police are appealing to the public for help as part of an ongoing investigation into the alleged rape and ongoing blackmail of a victim using a video recording. More >>

Wanted male arrested near Vinegar Hill, Manawatu

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:17:09 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Central District Police can confirm that the search in Vinegar Hill area has concluded with the arrest of the wanted man. More >>

$1500 Reward Offered For Stolen Sheep

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:34:43 +1300 | The Animal Sanctury

During the night of Friday 14th February an animal sanctuary in Matakana was broken into and a previously rescued Arapawa Sheep named George was stolen. More >>

Police hunt for offender in Manawatu

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:00:30 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police are currently searching for an offender in the vicinity of Vinegar Hill reserve in Manawatu. More >>

Is the media manipulating citizens into violent action?

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:46:50 +1300 | Charles Drace

Over the past several years there have been literally hundreds of events around the country protesting against the Key government's expected signing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement without public consultation or Parliamentary debate, the government's ...More >>

 

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