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Road Closed, Wellington

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 6:45 pm | New Zealand Police

Victoria Street in central Wellington is closed due to a burst sewerage pipe. The public is asked to avoid the area. Anyone seeking to visit Wellington Central Police Station is instead urged call 105, or in an emergency, 111. More >>

Serious Crash, Johnsonville - Wellington

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 6:44 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are responding to a serious single-vehicle crash near Johnsonville. Police were notified of the crash, northbound on the Johnsonville-Porirua motorway, about 5:45pm. One person has been taken to hospital in a serious condition. Diversions ... More >>

Name Release: Fatal Collision, Tawa

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 5:38 pm | New Zealand Police

Police can now release the name of the woman who died following a train collision in Tawa yesterday. She was 68-year-old Rosaleen Davin of Tawa. Police extend their sympathies to her family. Enquiries into the circumstances of the collision are ongoing. More >>

Two Charged With Murder In Henderson Homicide Investigation

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 4:45 pm | New Zealand Police

Detective Inspector Aaron Proctor, Waitemata Police: Police have arrested and charged two people with murder in relation to the death of Angela Joy Smith. Police launched a homicide enquiry after Angela was located deceased at an address in Henderson on ... More >>

Serious Crash, Mount Maunganui - Bay Of Plenty

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 4:42 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are responding to a serious crash in Mount Maunganui. Police were notified of the crash involving a truck and cyclist at 4:06pm. Initial indications suggest one person is seriously injured. Diversions are in place and motorists are ... More >>

Lucky Escape For Man Rescued Off Coast Of Mana Island

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 4:07 pm | New Zealand Police

A young man has had a lucky escape after becoming stuck off the Mana Coast following an overnight trip across the Cook Strait in a dingy. At around 10pm yesterday, the 18-year-old started out from the Kenepuru Sound and went through the Pelorous Sounds ... More >>

Police Praise Search Efforts And Remind Trampers To Be Prepared

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 3:22 pm | New Zealand Police

Police are today continuing to praise the work of everybody involved in the search for trampers Dion Reynolds and Jessica O’Connor, as those involved in the successful rescue are reflecting on a job well done. “It was an outstanding effort from a ... More >>

Police Ten 7 Programme Appeals For Information Into Porirua Assault

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 1:25 pm | New Zealand Police

As part of the investigation into two different incidents in Porirua earlier this month, the Police Ten 7 series will be screening an appeal for information this evening. On Friday 8 May in Bothamley Park, Porirua, a woman was approached by a man in the ... More >>

Police Ten 7 Programme Appeals For Information Into Porirua Assault

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 12:47 pm | New Zealand Police

As part of the investigation into two different incidents in Porirua earlier this month, the Police Ten 7 series will be screening an appeal for information this evening. On Friday 8 May in Bothamley Park, Porirua, a woman was approached by a man in the ... More >>

Good Work From Waikato Police Results In Arrests

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 12:37 pm | New Zealand Police

Detective Inspector Graham Pitkethley: A man buying an icecream in Morrinsville yesterday was arrested by Police and is today appearing in court, thanks to good work from a number of officers in Waikato. The 32-year-old Auckland gang member, ... More >>

Male Escapes Police Custody In Papakura

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 12:33 pm | New Zealand Police

Inspector Alison Brand, Counties Manukau Police: Police are searching for 21-year-old Cody Evans who has escaped custody in Papakura this morning. Evans was due to appear in the Papakura District Court on a number of offences after being arrested earlier ... More >>

Police Appeal For Witnesses Following Firearms Incident, Kawerau

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 11:53 am | New Zealand Police

Police investigating a firearms incident in Kawerau yesterday, 27 May, would like to speak to any witnesses who have not already spoken to officers, or anyone with dash-cam or cellphone footage which might assist enquiries. A 28-year-old man was ... More >>

Play It Safe And Be Kind On The Roads This Weekend

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 10:00 am | New Zealand Police

Be Kind And Take Extra Care On The Road This Weekend – That’s The Message From Police And Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency This Queen’s Birthday Weekend. "As People Prepare To Go Away For The First Long Weekend Since Lockdown, We Want To Remind ... More >>

Firearms Incident, Levin

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 6:02 pm | New Zealand Police

Levin CIB are appealing for information following a second firearm incident in a week in Levin. Around 7:30pm yesterday Police received a report that a firearm had been discharged at two addresses in Goldsmith Crescent, Levin. Police conducted enquiries ... More >>

Five Arrested In Northland Meth Operation

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 5:12 pm | New Zealand Police

Northland Police have arrested five people as part of an ongoing operation targeting the illegal manufacture of methamphetamine in the region. A number of search warrants were carried out by the Northland Organised Crime Unit across the Whangarei area ... More >>

Missing Trampers Found, Tasman

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 4:42 pm | New Zealand Police

Missing trampers Dion Reynolds and Jessica O’Connor have been found alive in the Anatori search area. The pair were located in the head waters of the Fraser Stream shortly before 1pm by a search helicopter. A NZDF NH90 helicopter was called and ... More >>

SH30 Te Toko Reopens - Bay Of Plenty

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 4:09 pm | New Zealand Police

SH 30 Te Teko east of the Rangitaiki River has now reopened. Police would like to thank motorists for their patience. More >>

Man Arrested Following Firearms Incident, Kawerau

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 2:55 pm | New Zealand Police

A man has been taken into custody following a firearms incident in Kawerau. Around 11:25am Police initiated a pursuit after a man fled from a Kawerau property in a vehicle while an arrest warrant was being executed. Spikes were deployed however ... More >>

Woman Dies Following Collision Between Train And Pedestrian, Tawa - Wellington

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 2:50 pm | New Zealand Police

Police can now confirm a woman has died following the collision between a train and pedestrian in Tawa today. Police are making enquiries to establish the circumstances. Cordons remain in place. More >>

Collision Involving Train And Pedestrian, Tawa - Wellington

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 1:29 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are responding to a collision between a train and a person at a level crossing near the intersection of Hinau Street and McClellan Street in Tawa. Police were advised at 12.55pm. There are currently cordons in place. Updates will ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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