Paremoremo: Prison Hostage
NZ Police CommCens Alert 15:00 8-08-2006
Shore Waitekere Rodney
Location of incident:
Incident Type: Prison Hostage
called to Paremoremo prison north of Auckland after a
sentenced inmate took a prison guard hostage shortly before
A team of police and prison negotiators
are speaking to the prisoner and an emergency response team
No further details are being released at
present however a further release will be made should there
be further developments.
First point of contact for
further enquiries should be:
District Communications Manager / Media
North Shore / Waitakere / Rodney Police
12-14 Northcroft Street - Takapuna -
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