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UPDATE - Firearms incidents in Tāmaki Makaurau

Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 9:21 am | New Zealand Police

Detective Inspector Warrick Adkin, Counties Manukau CIB: Police have responded to seven firearms incidents across Tāmaki Makaurau overnight. They were in Ōtara, Papatoetoe, Flat Bush, Papakura, Te Atatū, Henderson and Mt Albert. Police are not ... More >>

Northland Police make arrests, investigations continue

Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 9:19 am | New Zealand Police

Far North Area Commander Inspector Justin Rogers: Police have made three arrests and seized a firearm and ammunition as a result of ongoing efforts to quash gang activity in Northland. The arrests come after ongoing efforts by Northland Police ... More >>

Police investigate unexplained death in Mt Albert

Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 9:03 am | New Zealand Police

Detective Inspector Chris Barry: Police are investigating the death of a man in Mount Albert yesterday. The man’s body was located near the Roy Clements Treeway at about 6.45pm last night. His death is currently being treated as unexplained. ... More >>

Firearms Incidents In Auckland

Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 5:45 am | New Zealand Police

24 May Acting Inspector Terry Lee: Tāmaki Makaurau Police have responded to five reported shooting incidents in the region this evening. They were in Ōtara, Papatoetoe, Flat Bush, Papakura, and Te Atatū. The first four incidents happened between around ... More >>

Govt Invests In Sustainable Food Producer

Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 5:34 am | New Zealand Police

24 May The development of sustainable, plant-based foods and meat alternatives is getting new government backing, with investment from a dedicated regional economic development fund. “The investment in Sustainable Foods Ltd is part of a wider government ... More >>

Govt Invests In Sustainable Food Producer

Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 5:33 am | New Zealand Police

24 May The development of sustainable, plant-based foods and meat alternatives is getting new government backing, with investment from a dedicated regional economic development fund. “The investment in Sustainable Foods Ltd is part of a wider government ... More >>

Update: Police Locate Missing Woman

Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 7:43 pm | New Zealand Police

Police have located the missing woman previously sought from Owen River area. She is safe and well. We'd like to thank the public for their assistance. More >>

Police Seek Urgent Sightings Of Missing Woman

Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 6:38 pm | New Zealand Police

Police are seeking urgent sightings of 71-year old woman Lorraine. Lorraine was last seen this afternoon walking on Owen Valley Road towards State Highway 6 (SH6) Owen River, Tasman. She is described as being of a slight build and likely wearing ... More >>

Operation Grizzly – Police Seeking Man In Relation To Serious Incident In Sandringham

Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 6:22 pm | New Zealand Police

Detective Senior Sergeant Geoff Baber, Auckland City West Investigations Manager: Police investigating a shooting incident in Sandringham in March are appealing for the public’s assistance in locating Paea Tokotaha. The 25-year-old has multiple ... More >>

Nelson Police Seeking Information After Road-rage Incident

Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 6:13 pm | New Zealand Police

Police investigating a road rage incident in Nelson where a vehicle has left the scene are appealing to the public for help. Around 2:20pm on Sunday 22 May there was a collision between two vehicles at the intersection of Salisbury Road and Champion ... More >>

Arrest made following firearms incident in Waikato

Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 10:38 am | New Zealand Police

Police have arrested a man in relation to a firearms incident that occurred in Horotiu, late Sunday night. Police were notified of an incident around 10:40pm on Park Road where a firearm had been discharged. Police executed a search warrant this morning ... More >>

Police agree with IPCA findings

Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 10:37 am | New Zealand Police

Northland District Commander Superintendent Tony Hill: Police agree with the findings of an IPCA report, which concluded a Police officer was justified in using force against a man during an arrest in Northland. On 27 May 2021, Police were witness ... More >>

Police appeal for help to identify man in Nelson

Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 10:07 am | New Zealand Police

Nelson Police appealing for information to assist them in identifying a man who did an indecent act on a walkway on Wednesday 11 May. The incident occurred on a walkway on Annesbrooke Drive, Nelson near the Annesbrooke roundabout around 8am that ... More >>

Caution Advised Around Cryptocurrency Investment Schemes

Monday, 23 May 2022, 4:06 pm | NZ Police

Police are reminding potential investors to be wary following numerous reports in recent weeks of people falling victim to a cryptocurrency investment scams. Detective Sergeant James Robson, of the Auckland City Financial Crime Unit, says Police have ... More >>

Nearly $245,000 to be forfeited to Crown following Christchurch investigation

Monday, 23 May 2022, 10:01 am | New Zealand Police

The Christchurch High Court has ordered the forfeiture of nearly $245,000  following an investigation into the drug-related business dealings of Daren  Standen. Standen, aged 60, initially came to Police attention after officers were  called to a family ... More >>

Four charged, 29 non-compliant cars located during Invercargill operation

Monday, 23 May 2022, 9:51 am | New Zealand Police

Four people were charged, 21 cars ordered off the road, and three vehicles impounded following an operation in Invercargill targeting anti-social driving behaviours and unsafe modified vehicles. “There had been a noticeable increase in the number of ... More >>

Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel Defeated Splice Construction Magic 68-57 In Invercargill

Sunday, 22 May 2022, 8:13 pm | New Zealand Police

22 May, 2022 Playing for their season, the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel rose to the occasion to complete the job with a comfortable 68-57 win over Splice Construction Magic in Invercargill on Sunday. Left looking over their shoulders during a threatening ... More >>

Road Closed Following Crash, SH26 - Waikato

Sunday, 22 May 2022, 8:10 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are currently in attendance at a single-vehicle crash on SH26 near Platt Road, Newstead. Police were called about 5.06pm. There are no reports of serious injuries however a power pole has been affected and lines are down. A ... More >>

Appeal For Witnesses Following Robbery, Nile Street, Nelson

Saturday, 21 May 2022, 7:09 pm | New Zealand Police

Nelson Police are asking for witnesses to come forward after a robbery in Nelson this afternoon. Police were called about 3.15pm after a man allegedly entered a commercial premises on Nile Street and demanded items, before fleeing on a motorbike along with ... More >>

Update - Serious Crash, Karangahake - Waikato

Saturday, 21 May 2022, 5:18 pm | New Zealand Police

One lane has now been opened on SH2, Karangahake, where a serious crash occurred earlier this afternoon. One person reportedly sustained serious injuries. Traffic control remains in place and Police thank motorists in advance for their patience. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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