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Dangerous spate of ramming assaults on cop cars

Friday, 18 May 2018, 1:21 pm | Police Association

The Police Association is disturbed at what appears to be a growing trend of offenders deliberately ramming police officers and their cars. More >>

Budget cements critically needed extra police

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 3:01 pm | Police Association

The Police Association has commended the government on today’s budget confirmation of 1800 extra police and 485 additional non-sworn Police employees. More >>

President’s speech at firearms and public health seminar

Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 2:04 pm | Police Association

The Police Association welcomes the timing of this symposium because it is clear to us that New Zealand needs to have a co-operative, common sense conversation about firearms. More >>

Police Association Honours Two Officers with Bravery Awards

Friday, 13 October 2017, 9:31 am | Police Association

Two Police officers who demonstrated outstanding courage have each been honoured with the Police Association’s Bravery Award at the 82nd NZPA annual conference in Wellington. More >>

Resilience Matters

Monday, 9 October 2017, 9:31 am | Police Association

The focus of the New Zealand Police Association’s 82nd annual conference in Wellington this week (Oct 11-13) is the mental health of its 11,000 serving members, under the theme of ‘Resilience Matters’. More >>

Fallen colleagues to be remembered on Police Remembrance Day

Thursday, 28 September 2017, 12:41 pm | Police Association

Police Association President Chris Cahill is encouraging New Zealanders to take a pause tomorrow and remember Police officers and employees who have been killed or died while doing their job. More >>

New Zealanders urged to wake up to our country's gun problem

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 11:09 am | Police Association

NZ Police Association urges New Zealanders to wake up to our country's gun problem More >>

Police Association urges rethink over online firearms

Monday, 31 July 2017, 1:47 pm | Police Association

Police Association President Chris Cahill says last week’s tragic shootings in Northland should serve as an opportune time for politicians to take another look at the recommendations from the Law and Order Select Committee Inquiry into the Illegal ... More >>

Police Association condemns horrific attack

Friday, 21 July 2017, 12:21 pm | Police Association

Police Association President Chris Cahill has expressed concern for the police officer who was seriously assaulted while on duty overnight in Rotorua. More >>

World-class Black Fern captain takes out award

Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 3:26 pm | Police Association

Detective Fiao’o Fa’amausili, captain of the world-class Black Ferns and regarded as one of the world’s leading hookers in women’s rugby, is the NZ Police Association Sportsperson of the Year for 2016. More >>

Police Association launches election year policy document

Thursday, 22 June 2017, 2:14 pm | Police Association

Police Association launches 2017 election year policy document: Towards a Safer New Zealand More >>

Police Association astounded at firearms control rejection

Wednesday, 14 June 2017, 2:24 pm | Police Association

The New Zealand Police Association says the Minister of Police has today ignored the risk of increased firearms threats to the public, and made the jobs of front line officers more difficult and definitely more dangerous. More >>

Budget 2017: Continued commitment to law and order welcomed

Thursday, 25 May 2017, 4:08 pm | Police Association

The Government has today confirmed its commitment to increase the number of police by 880 and the number of non-sworn Police employees by 245, over the next four years. The Association welcomed the announcement when it was initially made in the February ... More >>

Police Association welcomes new focus on illegal firearms

Friday, 7 April 2017, 4:45 pm | Police Association

The New Zealand Police Association says Parliament’s Law and Order Select Committee is clearly serious about dealing with the illegal possession of firearms in New Zealand. More >>

Police Association Welcomes New President

Wednesday, 12 October 2016, 5:17 pm | Police Association

The Police Association’s 81st Annual Conference has today elected Chris Cahill as President for a three-year term. More >>

Fallen colleagues remembered on Police Remembrance Day

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 2:21 pm | Police Association

“Whatever else we do in Police, this day is the one that reminds us that being a police officer is different,” Police Association President Greg O’Connor said after attending the national Police Remembrance Day service today. More >>

Burglary tells the real story of crime – Police Association

Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 3:42 pm | Police Association

“While many offence types can fluctuate, burglary figures tend to be a very good litmus test of how much criminal activity is taking place in the community,” Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Police officers see relief in sight

Tuesday, 9 August 2016, 5:30 pm | Police Association

“Frontline police officers around New Zealand will be watching the current political discussion around police numbers with a great sense of relief that their plight has been acknowledged”, Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Focus on the “why” for shootings, says Police Association

Friday, 15 July 2016, 11:21 am | Police Association

"While there has been much discussion and commentary on police actions following events in Hamilton and Rotorua this week, it is important to also address the reasons why two men acted in such an irrational, dangerous and threatening manner that police ... More >>

Police Association supports undercover technique

Wednesday, 22 June 2016, 5:38 pm | Police Association

“The fact that the bodies of two homicide victims were recovered and their killer was convicted is vindication of the innovative and legal method used by police to obtain a confession from the offender,” Police Association President Greg O’Connor ... More >>

 

 

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