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Kerepehi Police shooting release #4

Friday, 24 October 2014, 3:55 pm | New Zealand Police

A complex case requiring the interviewing of a large number of people and the completion of extensive forensic examinations is how the officer in charge of the investigation into Tuesday's Police shooting at Kerepëhi describes his team's inquiry. More >>

Scientific developments, dogged investigative work credited

Friday, 24 October 2014, 3:54 pm | New Zealand Police

Waikato Police credit scientific developments and dogged investigative work for arrest in historic Coromandel child sex case More >>

Families who do crime together - expect to do time together

Friday, 24 October 2014, 3:50 pm | New Zealand Police

Families that carry out crime together can expect to do time together is the message from Waikato Police after an investigation that spanned several months led to the recovery of a tractor worth over $120,000 yesterday. More >>

Charges Laid in Alleged Meridian Scam

Friday, 24 October 2014, 3:00 pm | New Zealand Police

Christchurch Police have arrested two people this week in relation to an alleged Meridian scam that has targeted elderly residents in Christchurch. More >>

Methamphetamine & Stolen Property Found at Kawakawa Address

Friday, 24 October 2014, 2:50 pm | New Zealand Police

Far North Police located more than $6000 worth of methamphetamine and hundreds of dollars worth of stolen property during a search warrant at a Kawakawa address yesterday. More >>

Kawerau: industrial incident

Friday, 24 October 2014, 12:27 pm | New Zealand Police

Police are in attendance at a Kawerau buisiness where an employee has suffered injuries whilst working with machinery. The injuries are not life threatening, however the employee has now been flown to Rotorua hospital. More >>

Firearm brandished from car found to be a toy - Papatoetoe

Friday, 24 October 2014, 11:05 am | New Zealand Police

Armed police supported by the Police helicopter raided a house in Trimmer Terrace Papatoetoe at about 7:45pm tonight after reports from a member of the public that a man had been seen waving a hand gun from a vehicle. The vehicle was traced to and ... More >>

2 injured in assault, Woodville

Friday, 24 October 2014, 10:09 am | New Zealand Police

At approximately 12:10pm on Thursday, October 23rd Police attended an assault in Ormond Street, Woodville. There had been a confrontation at the address between a male occupant and an associate. More >>

Rest up before you head away this Labour weekend

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 4:10 pm | New Zealand Police

Wellington Police are reminding drivers to rest up if they are heading away this Labour weekend. Acting District Road Policing Manager Senior Sergeant Ian Martin says "Many people make plans to head away for the long weekend and we want everyone ... More >>

Investigation into Kelston death

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 3:16 pm | New Zealand Police

Police investigating the death of a man in Kelston on Tuesday night are now able to release his name. More >>

Buckle up and take care on our roads

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 2:41 pm | New Zealand Police

Central District Police are reminding motorists and passengers to always wear seatbelts and drive to the conditions as people make travel plans for Labour weekend. More >>

Speed tolerance in Canterbury lowered over Labour Weekend

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 2:40 pm | New Zealand Police

While speed tolerance lowers over Labour Day Weekend the visibility of Canterbury Police prevention work will increase across the District. More >>

Kerepēhi Police shooting release #3

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 1:11 pm | New Zealand Police

While investigations into the circumstances surrounding the Police's shooting of a gunman in Kerepēhi continue, the independent senior investigator overseeing the case say the public can play a part in establishing what happened. More >>

Missing girl found

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 12:38 pm | New Zealand Police

Levin Police are happy to advise that the 16 year old female Sela Fifita-Tovo, who was the subject of a missing person enquiry has been found safe and well. Sela has reported to police in the Auckland area and her family have been notified. More >>

Take your time this weekend and arrive safely

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 11:27 am | New Zealand Police

The North Island weather this long weekend is looking relatively promising but that doesn't mean there won't still be risks on our roads. Just yesterday a fatal crash in Tauranga showed how lives can be cut short in a second, and families can be left ... More >>

Get There in One Piece This Long Weekend: Highway Patrol

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 11:25 am | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Police want to see everyone enjoying their long weekend safely by slowing down, driving to the conditions, and staying alert and sober. “Operation One Piece” will get underway in Counties Manukau from 4pm on Friday 24 October ... More >>

Heading East? - See you there

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 10:45 am | New Zealand Police

Police are warning they will be out in force over Labour Weekend throughout the Eastern District targeting speeding, seatbelts and drink-driving. More >>

Stay alert to road safety basics this Labour Weekend

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 10:42 am | New Zealand Police

Drivers, passengers, friends and whanau are being asked to remind each other to follow basic road safety advice this Labour Weekend. More >>

Search underway in Nelson Lakes

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 10:33 am | New Zealand Police

Tasman Search and Rescue have commenced a search in the Mt Angelus area of the Nelson Lakes National Park after a back pack containing clothing and a sleeping bag was located in a river last night. More >>

Police accept report findings

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 10:13 am | New Zealand Police

Police accept today's Independent Police Conduct Authority report into a Police Dog handler's actions when arresting three men after a fleeing driver and stolen vehicle incident in West Auckland in August last year. More >>



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