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Mount Albert Homicide: Arrest Made

Saturday, 28 May 2022, 6:38 pm | New Zealand Police

The 22-year-old man sought in relation to the homicide in Mount Albert earlier this week has been arrested. Police were making enquiries in the Sandringham area this afternoon and located him on Ti Kouka Lane, where he was taken into custody without ... More >>

UPDATE - Name Release, Mount Albert Homicide Investigation

Saturday, 28 May 2022, 6:38 pm | New Zealand Police

Police are now in a position to release the name of the man wo was found deceased in Roy Clements Treeways, Mount Albert, on Tuesday 24 May. He was 25-year-old Thomas Coombes, of Auckland. Police extend their deepest condolences to his family and friends. ... More >>

Fatal House Fire, New Plymouth

Saturday, 28 May 2022, 1:35 pm | New Zealand Police

Police can confirm a woman has died following a house fire in New Plymouth last night. Emergency services were called to the house fire at a Devon Street address shortly after 11pm. Sadly, the woman was found deceased at the scene. Enquiries into ... More >>

Fatal Crash - Glenavy

Saturday, 28 May 2022, 1:34 pm | New Zealand Police

One person has died following a crash in Waimate last night. The single car crash happened shortly after 10:30pm on Ikawai Middle Road in Glenavy. The sole occupant died at the scene. The Serious Crash Unit attended, and the circumstances of the ... More >>

Seven Arrests Following Recent Firearms Incidents

Saturday, 28 May 2022, 1:27 pm | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau District Commander Superintendent Jill Rogers: Seven arrests have been made as Police continue investigating and disrupting gang activity across Tāmaki Makaurau following recent firearms incidents. Operation Dairylands sees an escalation ... More >>

Fatal Crash - Gordonton, Waikato

Saturday, 28 May 2022, 6:06 am | New Zealand Police

One person has died in a crash in Gordonton, Waikato, this evening. The crash involved two cars and occurred at the intersection of Piako Road and Waverley Road. It was reported to Police at 8.10pm. The Serious Crash Unit is in attendance and diversions ... More >>

Appeal For Information Following A Serious Assault In Palmerston North

Friday, 27 May 2022, 7:22 pm | New Zealand Police

Police are appealing for information about an incident involving youths that occurred on Clark Avenue, Highbury in Palmerston North this afternoon. Police were notified around 4:15pm and responded to the scene where a young person had serious stab wounds. ... More >>

Serious Crash, SH 1, Palmerston North - Central

Friday, 27 May 2022, 6:33 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are responding to a serious crash involving two vehicles on SH1, at the intersection with Rongotea Road, Palmerston North reported around 5:35pm. Initial indications suggest that one person of those involved has serious injuries. ... More >>

Mount Albert Homicide: Warrant To Arrest Issued

Friday, 27 May 2022, 6:26 pm | New Zealand Police

Detective Inspector Chris Barry, Auckland City CIB: Police can confirm a warrant to arrest has now been issued for 22-year-old Christian Eteuati in relation to the homicide investigation underway in Mount Albert. The warrant is for a charge of murder. ... More >>

UPDATE - Further Enforcement Action Following Auckland Harbour Bridge Protest

Friday, 27 May 2022, 6:14 pm | New Zealand Police

Police have taken further enforcement action after unsupported protest action took place on Auckland’s Harbour Bridge last weekend. A total of 13 arrests have now been made, with 21 charges laid along with 26 infringement notices. Superintendent ... More >>

Tāngarākau Homicide - Police Appeal For Sightings Of Victim's Vehicle

Friday, 27 May 2022, 6:10 pm | New Zealand Police

Attributed to Detective Senior Sergeant Gerard Bouterey. Police investigating the death of Adrian Humphreys in Tāngarākau on 7 May are appealing for sightings of Adrian as he travelled between Rotorua and Tāngarākau. The investigation team has ... More >>

UPDATE: Serious Crash Whakamarama - Bay Of Plenty

Friday, 27 May 2022, 6:09 pm | New Zealand Police

The road is now open following a serious crash on SH 2, Whakamarama. One person has been trasported to hospital in a critical condition. The investigation into the circumstances of the crash is ongoing. More >>

Serious Crash, SH 56, Palmerston North - Central

Friday, 27 May 2022, 6:08 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are responding to a serious crash involving two vehicles on SH 56 near Jackeytown road, Palmerston North reported at 4:45pm. Initial indications suggest that those involved have non-life-threatening injuries. The road has been ... More >>

Investigation underway into burglary incident

Friday, 27 May 2022, 3:00 pm | New Zealand Police

Auckland City District Commander Superintendent Karyn Malthus: An investigation is underway following a burglary at the former Auckland Central Police Station on Vincent Street. Police became aware of an apparent breach when Police property was ... More >>

Mount Albert homicide: Police seek person of interest

Friday, 27 May 2022, 2:26 pm | New Zealand Police

Detective Inspector Chris Barry, Auckland City CIB: The Police investigation has progressed overnight, and Auckland City Police now have a person of interest they are seeking to locate. This person is 22-year-old Christian Eteuati. Police have ... More >>

Firearms Incident, Invercargill

Friday, 27 May 2022, 11:51 am | New Zealand Police

Detective Senior Sergeant Greg Baird: At about 10:20pm on Thursday emergency services received reports of a firearms incident at an address in Kapuka, Invercargill. As a result the Armed Offenders Squad were deployed and a man was taken into custody ... More >>

Fatal Crash, Hawke's Bay Expressway - Eastern

Thursday, 26 May 2022, 6:16 pm | New Zealand Police

Police can now advise that a pedestrian has died after being struck by a truck on the Hawke’s Bay Expressway this afternoon. The incident occurred near the Meeanee Road off-ramp shortly before 4.30pm. The Serious Crash Unit will be examining the ... More >>

Road Closure - Hawke's Bay Expressway - Eastern

Thursday, 26 May 2022, 6:14 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are responding to a serious crash on the Hawke’s Bay Expressway. The crash occurred near the Meeanee Road on-ramp shortly before 4.30pm. At this stage there is no confirmed information regarding injuries.  The road is currently ... More >>

Homicide investigation launched – Mount Albert

Thursday, 26 May 2022, 3:02 pm | New Zealand Police

Detective Inspector Chris Barry, Auckland City CIB: A homicide investigation, Operation Volans, is now underway after a man was found dead in Mount Albert on Tuesday evening. Police were called to Roy Clements Treeway at about 6.45pm on Tuesday 24 May. Enquiries ... More >>

Northland Police continue enforcement & disruption activity

Thursday, 26 May 2022, 10:00 am | New Zealand Police

Far North Area Commander Inspector Justin Rogers: Police are continuing with enforcement action and the disruption of gang activity in Northland. On Wednesday Northland Police conducted an additional search warrant in Kaikohe where 1.7kg of cannabis was located. ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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