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NZ Police Acknowledges Death Of Sergeant Matiu Ratana

Saturday, 26 September 2020, 9:34 am | New Zealand Police

New Zealand Police today acknowledges the death of serving Metropolitan Police officer, and former New Zealand Police officer, Sergeant Matiu Ratana, known as Matt. Sergeant Ratana was already an experienced officer in the UK when he joined New Zealand Police ... More >>

Serious Crash, Waihi - Waikato

Saturday, 26 September 2020, 6:17 am | New Zealand Police

25 September Emergency services are responding to a serious single-car crash on SH2, Waihi. One person reportedly has been seriously injured. The road is closed, and diversions are in place. Motorists should avoid the area if possible. More >>

Update - Serious Crash, Kawerau - Bay Of Plenty

Saturday, 26 September 2020, 6:16 am | New Zealand Police

The road has reopened after the earlier crash at the intersection of Park and Kawerau Roads. One person was reportedly seriously injured, and another two moderately injured. Enquiries into the circumstances of the crash are ongoing. More >>

Serious Crash, Kawerau - Bay Of Plenty

Friday, 25 September 2020, 7:10 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash at the intersection of Park and Kawerau Roads, Kawerau. Initial indications suggest there have been injuries. The road will be closed, with diversions in place. Motorists should avoid the area. More >>

Update: Incident - Ngatai Road, Tauranga - Bay Of Plenty

Friday, 25 September 2020, 6:12 pm | New Zealand Police

Police can now confirm one person has died on Ngatai Road in Tauranga. The death is not being treated as suspicious and will be referred to the Coroner. Police ask that motorists continue to avoid the area. More >>

Incident - Ngatai Road, Tauranga - Bay Of Plenty

Friday, 25 September 2020, 5:12 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are at the scene of an incident on Ngatai Road in Tauranga. Police ask that motorists avoid the area as there will likely be delays. More information will be released when available. More >>

Police Remembrance Day Services Honour Fallen And Deceased Officers

Friday, 25 September 2020, 4:53 pm | New Zealand Police

Police staff and members of the Police whānau will gather on Tuesday 29 September to mark Police Remembrance Day. The day honours Police staff who have been slain or died as a result of their duties, as well as serving, retired and former Police ... More >>

Plan Ahead And Drive Safely On Your School Holiday Road Trip

Friday, 25 September 2020, 4:31 pm | New Zealand Police

If you and your family are leaving town these school holidays to enjoy the New Zealand countryside, Police wish you safe travels. “A safe trip on our roads depends on a number of factors that shouldn’t be left to chance,” says Acting Superintendent ... More >>

Man In Court In Relation To Tap Burglaries In Levin

Friday, 25 September 2020, 12:38 pm | New Zealand Police

The tap’s been turned right off on a flow of burglaries in Levin, after a man was arrested. The 21-year-old will be reappearing in court in relation to 14 burglaries involving the theft of taps from approximately 20 businesses. These have been reported ... More >>

2020 CACTUS Programme A Success

Friday, 25 September 2020, 10:53 am | New Zealand Police

The 2020 Napier CACTUS participants have successfully completed the seven-week programme. Around 30 William Colenso College students and their 20 adult supporters have been a familiar sight recently for Napier’s early risers as they hit the streets building ... More >>

Arrests Made After Police Locate Individual Who Allegedly Escaped Custody

Friday, 25 September 2020, 7:30 am | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Police have arrested a 22-year-old woman sought for allegedly escaping Corrections custody on 11 September. Superintendent Jill Rogers, Counties Manukau District Commander, says the woman was located at a Massey address in west Auckland ... More >>

Sao Young Homicide Investigation - Further Arrests Made

Thursday, 24 September 2020, 4:31 pm | New Zealand Police

Detective Inspector Graham Pitkethley: Police investigating the murder of Sao Young have made two further arrests in connection with his death. Mr Young’s body was discovered on a rural property in Gordonton on Monday 13 April, a month after he ... More >>

Man Charged With Murder Following Papatoetoe Death

Thursday, 24 September 2020, 3:57 pm | New Zealand Police

Acting Detective Inspector Shaun Vickers, Counties Manukau Police: On Monday evening (21 September 2020) Police were called to an address in Papatoetoe after the sudden death of a 42-year-old woman. Following enquiries, Police subsequently launched a ... More >>

Southern District Search Warrants

Thursday, 24 September 2020, 2:32 pm | New Zealand Police

Senior Sergeant Cynthia Fairley, Area Response Manager Eastern Southland Southland Police executed four search warrants in the Gore and Mataura townships at 7am this morning. Staff were supported by PST, CIB and Armed Offender Squads from Invercargill ... More >>

Main Road, Wainuiomata Lower Hutt - Wellington

Thursday, 24 September 2020, 11:17 am | New Zealand Police

One person has been found deceased in the submerged car near Main Road, Wainuiomata. The vehicle has now been recovered and towed. Police are investigating and the road is now open. More >>

Main Road, Wainuiomata Lower Hutt - Wellington

Thursday, 24 September 2020, 8:51 am | New Zealand Police

The single vehicle crash is on Main Road, not Wainuiomata Road. The vehicle which crashed on Main Road, Wainuiomata is near Moohan Street and Rowe Parade and is submerged upside down in water. It's thought that only the driver is in the vehicle. The Police ... More >>

Wainuiomata Road, Lower Hutt - Wellington

Thursday, 24 September 2020, 8:17 am | New Zealand Police

Police and emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash which occurred around 5.30am today. One vehicle is on its roof and the driver is trapped. A crane has been requested for the vehicle. More >>

Police Release CCTV Footage Following Kidnapping

Wednesday, 23 September 2020, 5:03 pm | New Zealand Police

Detective Sergeant Stephen Wescott: Wellington Police are releasing CCTV footage in an attempt to identify offenders involved in a kidnapping on Tuesday 25 August. The footage shows two vehicles of interest - a black BMW hatchback and a dark-coloured ... More >>

Glenn Dunbier And Tania Kura Named New Deputy Commissioners In Executive Revamp

Wednesday, 23 September 2020, 4:11 pm | New Zealand Police

Police Commissioner Andrew Coster has today announced Glenn Dunbier and Tania Kura (Ngäti Te Kanawa, Ngäti Maniapoto) have been selected to take up two new Deputy Commissioner roles in a refreshed Police executive team. Glenn Dunbier, currently ... More >>

Missing Person, Clarence

Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 4:01 pm | New Zealand Police

Tasman Police are appealing for sightings of missing 31-year-old Melissa Ewings from Clarence. Melissa told a friend she was going for a walk to the Clarence River on Sunday afternoon. She was reported missing when she didn’t turn up for work More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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