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NZ Police Association Sportsperson of the Year

Tuesday, 23 June 2015, 8:36 pm | Police Association

Constable Rachel Clarke has been named the New Zealand Police Association Sportsperson of the Year for 2014. The 25-year-old police constable from North Shore has been riding a wave of success on the international surf ski scene. After two World Series ... More >>

Poor communication should not derail innovation

Wednesday, 17 June 2015, 9:17 pm | Police Association

“Police Administration deserves credit for looking for innovative ways to prevent offenders from entering into a system they can’t extract themselves from, although the execution in this case, by way of a poorly worded memo, has let them down,” ... More >>

Weekend Road Toll Commentators Should Know the Science

Monday, 11 May 2015, 2:21 pm | Police Association

“Commentators on the rising road toll should check out the science into traffic crashes,” Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Association welcomes guilty verdict

Wednesday, 1 April 2015, 4:46 pm | Police Association

“The New Zealand Police Association welcomes the Lundy guilty verdict on behalf of the police teams involved in both the investigations and trials,” Police Association President Greg O'Connor said today. More >>

Resourcing issues brushed over in ‘Roastbusters’ case

Thursday, 19 March 2015, 2:23 pm | Police Association

“It is too easy to lay blame at the feet of low ranking officers, while at the same time ignoring the systemic issues of lack of resourcing and poor command structures,” Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Wait for full facts – NZ Police Association

Friday, 13 March 2015, 12:31 pm | Police Association

“Any speculation around the cause of death of a Hawke’s Bay man would be unhelpful,” Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Firearms threat to police from another routine call

Monday, 9 March 2015, 5:52 pm | Police Association

“The two Waikato police officers confronted by an armed offender are to be commended for their courage,” Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Call For Officers To Routinely Wear Tasers

Monday, 2 March 2015, 5:39 pm | Police Association

“The time has come for Police Officers to be equipped with Tasers on their belt when they are attending calls for service, as the seemingly weekly serious attacks on Police Officers continue with today’s attack on a Police officer at the Foxton ... More >>

Police Association welcomes IPCA conclusion

Thursday, 19 February 2015, 10:38 am | Police Association

“Confirmation by the Independent Police Conduct Authority, that the Shooting of Adam Morehu at the Ngamotu Golf Course was justified, has been welcomed by the officers involved,” Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Tauranga Harbour Rescue Hero Honoured with Award

Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 3:56 pm | Police Association

The outstanding bravery of Senior Constable Deane O’Connor, who leapt from a bridge into the dark of Tauranga harbour to save a crash survivor in August last year, will be honoured today with a New Zealand Police Association Bravery Award. More >>

Terrorist threat level up, yet Government won’t arm police

Tuesday, 14 October 2014, 12:27 pm | Police Association

The Government’s refusal to arm police means police officers are ill-equipped to defend themselves or others, whether from terrorists or other armed criminals, Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Guns need to be on officers’ hips

Monday, 13 October 2014, 11:45 am | Police Association

Yesterday’s armed offender incident at Waitakere Hospital shows that firearms locked in Police vehicles will, sooner or later, prove too far away to save a life, Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Association welcomes new Police Minister

Monday, 6 October 2014, 12:46 pm | Police Association

The Police Association today congratulated Hon Michael Woodhouse on his appointment as Minister of Police. More >>

Crime drop a credit to police

Wednesday, 1 October 2014, 4:45 pm | Police Association

Further falls in recorded crime for 2013/2014 are a credit to police across the country, Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Police Remembrance Day

Friday, 26 September 2014, 1:49 pm | Police Association

This week, Police staff and others have been wearing the distinctive huia feather-shaped Police Remembrance Pin as they reflect on those who have lost their lives in service to the society they swore to protect. Police Remembrance Day falls on the 29th of ... More >>

Greg O’Connor re-elected Chair of ICPRA

Monday, 23 June 2014, 12:40 pm | Police Association

New Zealand Police Association President Greg O’Connor was re-elected Chair of the International Council of Police Representative Associations (ICPRA) at the council’s biennial meeting in Cape Town on Friday last week. More >>

Policing harder following 2014 Budget

Thursday, 15 May 2014, 5:02 pm | Police Association

Policing will be harder this year than last, following a cut in this year’s Budget, Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Crime drop a fitting tribute to outgoing Commissioner

Tuesday, 1 April 2014, 3:33 pm | Police Association

Further falls in recorded crime for calendar 2013 are a fitting tribute to outgoing Commissioner Peter Marshall, Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Incident shows offenders are already armed

Wednesday, 12 March 2014, 1:57 pm | Police Association

An incident yesterday where off duty Superintendent Sandra Manderson had a firearm presented at her by a jewellery thief further confirms the fact criminals are already armed, Police Association President Greg O’Connor said today. More >>

Association congratulates new Police Commissioner

Tuesday, 25 February 2014, 2:49 pm | Police Association

The Police Association today congratulated Mike Bush on his appointment as Commissioner of New Zealand Police. “This will be a popular appointment amongst police. Mike Bush has policed his way to the top, most recently as Deputy Commissioner: Operations, ... More >>

 

 

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