Police Arrest Follows Auck Grammar Firearms Scare
Auckland Grammar School, Epsom
Incident Type: Firearm
incident School grounds
Police have taken a male into
custody after an incident at Auckland Grammar School,
Mountain Road, Epsom. This person was in the school grounds
wearing army fatigue style clothing carrying what appeared
to be firearms. He was yelling at others nearby.
arrest was made without incident and the weapons were
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Gordon Campbell: On The New Pike River Agency (And The Air Strike Wing)
Much of the sympathy the public still feels for the families of the Pike River miners has been sustained by the sense that the previous government – let alone the mining company and the processes of receivership and litigation – has never dealt honestly, or fairly, with them.
Finally, yesterday’s announcement by the Ardern government that a new state agency will be set up to assess and plan the manned re-entry to the mine (on a set timetable) goes a long way to meeting the families’ remaining request: that they be enabled, if at all possible, to bury their loved ones. More>>