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Man Shot By Police In Myers Park

Sun, 2 Aug 2015 22:50:26 +1200 | New Zealand Police

The Independent Police Conduct Authority has been notified that a man was shot by Police in Myers Park this evening at about 7.45pm. More >>

Myers Park shooting

Sun, 2 Aug 2015 22:21:34 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are attending the scene of a fatal shooting in Myers Park that occurred at about 7.45pm. More >>

Teenager charged with murder

Sun, 2 Aug 2015 19:01:37 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Christchurch Police have commenced a homicide enquiry after the body of an elderly man was discovered in an Upper Riccarton address this morning (2 August 2015). “The victim resides at the address where he was discovered.More >>

Tourists assaulted in Christchurch

Sun, 2 Aug 2015 10:40:02 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Two male tourists were attacked by a group of up to 8 people in the driveway of their backpackers accomodation in Worcester Street, Christchurch. More >>

Three fleeing driver incidents in Northland

Sun, 2 Aug 2015 10:01:45 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Three fleeing driver incidents in the space of two hours in Northland could have put the lives of many others in danger, say Police. More >>

Tolikara incident to be settled by traditional wisdom

Sat, 1 Aug 2015 11:22:26 +1200 | Antara News

Jayapura (ANTARA News) - Religious leaders in the Papua province have agreed to settle the recent incident in Tolikara district by traditional wisdom. More >>

FUUI pays serious attention to the Tolikara’s case

Sat, 1 Aug 2015 11:20:56 +1200 | Republika

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID , BANDUNG – The Forum of Indonesia’s Ulema (FUUI) requesting the issue of the burning of the mosque in Tolikara not stop at rehabilitation and peace alone. The government must seek the brain of the unrest on the feast of Eid ...More >>

Lisa Owen interviews Superintendent Chris Scahill

Sat, 1 Aug 2015 11:01:33 +1200 | The Nation

Headlines: Police say wider use of tasers will reduce violence against the public and assaults on police More >>

Fatal motor vehicle crash in Queenstown

Sat, 1 Aug 2015 10:11:48 +1200 | New Zealand Police

A 74 year old woman has died as a result of the motor vehicle crash this afternoon on SH6, Frankton-Ladies Mile Highway in Queenstown. More >>

Police attending serious motor vehicle crash in Queenstown

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:05:34 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Queenstown Police are in attendance at a serious motor vehicle crash on SH6, the Frankton-Ladies Mile Highway. More >>

Appealing for witnesses to attempted abduction in Glen Eden

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:04:22 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Waitakere Police are appealing for witnesses to a report of an attempted abduction in Glen Eden yesterday afternoon. More >>

Police seek witnesses to Taupo robbery

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:37:36 +1200 | New Zealand Police

At approximately 4.25am today (Friday, 31 July) a man entered the The Bakehouse Café, Taharepa Road, Taupo armed with a firearm and demanded money. More >>

Police Seek Information on Indecent Assault in Otara

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:40:14 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are appealing for information from the public regarding an indecent assault which was carried out earlier this month. More >>

Front line police to carry Tasers on their person

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:22:54 +1200 | Jeremy Wilkinson

Lef to right: Police Association President Greg O’Connor and Police Commissioner Mike Bush. Photo: Jeremy Wilkinson More >>

Protecting Our Police – It’s About Time

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:55:03 +1200 | New Zealand First Party

The announcement all frontline police will carry tasers is great news for New Zealand police and New Zealanders, says New Zealand First More >>

Commissioner announces routine arming withTasers

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:54:26 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police Commissioner Mike Bush today announced that frontline Police response staff will move to routine carriage of Tasers. More >>

Carrying Tasers will improve public and police safety

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:46:09 +1200 | Police Association

"Arming all frontline police officers with Tasers will improve safety for police officers and the public," Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Carrying Tasers a welcome move

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:43:49 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Police Minister Michael Woodhouse welcomes today’s announcement by Police Commissioner Mike Bush that all frontline first response staff will soon routinely carry Tasers. “The Taser rollout is an important step to help ensure the safety of both the community ...More >>

Taumarunui crash victim dies

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:45:47 +1200 | New Zealand Police

A 34-year-old woman, who was a passenger in a speeding vehicle that crashed in the township of Manunui on Friday 24 July, 2015 died yesterday evening (30 July, 2015) in the Waikato Hospital.More >>

Identity Sought - Mt Victoria Indecent Assault

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:32:49 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Wellington Police are asking members of the public to help identify a man who allegedly indecently assaulted a 23 year old woman in Mt Victoria at about 6.00 pm on Saturday the 18th July 2015. The woman travelled to Courtenay Place just prior to 6.00 pm ...More >>


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