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Police seek witness to Christchurch collision

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:53:24 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police investigating an incident in which a person was hit by a car in Christchurch on 1 January would like to hear from a driver who may have witnessed the collision. At around 1.40am on 1 January, three people were on Prestons Road, when a silver ...More >>

UPDATE: Fatal crash in Gisborne

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:16:08 +1300 | New Zealand Police

The Serious Crash Unit are investigating a fatal incident which occurred on Awapuni Road, Gisborne at approximately 9am this morning. More >>

Police appeal for witnesses to Whakatane gang incident

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:10:27 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police would like to speak with anyone who may have film recordings of the gang funeral procession which travelled from Kawerau to Whakatane yesterday afternoon. More >>

Driver not wearing a seatbelt injured in crash

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:47:03 +1300 | New Zealand Police

At approximately 6am this morning Police attended a car crash on Tram Road, West Eyreton which luckily didn’t have a tragic outcome. More >>

Fatal crash in Gisborne

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:43:50 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are responding to a crash on Awapuni Road, Gisborne in which one person has died. More >>

Outlaw gangs criminal scum not whanau

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:30:45 +1300 | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Dame Tariana Turia, when in parliament, often referred to the two major Maori gangs in the country as “just other forms of whanau”. That description of what are in fact two gangs of anti-social violent criminals with values alien to the rest ...More >>

Police investigate ram raids in Dunedin and Mosgiel

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:50:44 +1300 | New Zealand Police

BP on Gordon Road, Mosgiel, was ram raided at 1.20am and BP at the Oval at 2.40am. More >>

Police attend workplace death in Hakataramea Valley

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:49:31 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police were notified of a workplace incident on a Hakataramea Valley farm at 10.35pm, Tuesday 17 January.More >>

Man charged with hit and run that killed Jacob Pakura

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:35:07 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police can advise that a 33 year-old man has been arrested and charged this evening with the hit and run that killed 16 year-old Jacob Pakura. More >>

Search for Mrs Patricia Wearn continues

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:11:11 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Mrs Patricia Wearn, who left her Torbay home yesterday to go for a walk, is still missing and the search for her will continue into the evening. More >>

Police monitoring ongoing situation near Whakatane

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:57:38 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police have this afternoon been closely monitoring a large group of gang members travelling between Kawerau and Whakatane in a funeral procession. More >>

UPDATE 2: Serious crash in Otaki

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:15:41 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Following a serious crash in Otaki earlier this morning, State Highway 1 is now open. More >>

Appeal for information after theft and arson of car

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:53:17 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Invercargill Police are appealing for information after a car was set alight in the carpark at the end of Christie’s Road, Sandypoint. More >>

St Albans Shirley Club burglary and arson

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:46:21 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police are investigating a burglary and arson which occurred at the St Albans Shirley Club on Hills Road, Christchurch between 8-10:30am on Monday 16th January 2017. More >>

Southern District welcomes the New Zealand Police tractor

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:47:45 +1300 | New Zealand Police

The New Zealand Police tractor has arrived in Invercargill and will be attending local A&P Shows in the Southland Area this January and February. More >>

Large search underway on North Shore

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:43:47 +1300 | New Zealand Police

A large search is underway in the Torbay, Long Bay and Browns Bay areas as the search for 73 year-old Pat Wearn continues. More >>

UPDATE Serious crash in Otaki

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:23:51 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police remain at the scene of a serious crash in Otaki which occurred at approximately 9:45am this morning, Friday 17 January 2017. More >>

Update - Hit and Run

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:21:38 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Investigations continue today into the hit and run which killed Jacob Pakura on Saturday night. More >>

Three injured in serious crash on Otaki Gorge Road, Kapiti

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:39:03 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are attending a serious crash on State Highway One, just south of Otaki South Bridge. More >>

Missing 15-year-old Taranaki

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:30:10 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Hawera Police are looking to locate Williams Sayles who has been missing since January 6th 2017. More >>


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