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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 >>

Crash On Southern Motorway Now Clear - Auckland City

Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 3:01 pm | New Zealand Police

The earlier crash on the Auckland’s Southern Motorway, near the Khyber Pass Road off ramp, has now been cleared. One person sustained moderate injuries. All northbound lanes are now clear and free flowing. Police want to thank motorists for their patience. More >>

Police Acknowledge IPCA Findings

Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 10:10 am | New Zealand Police

Police acknowledge the Independent Police Conduct Authority’s findings into an incident where an officer was found to have used unjustified force during an arrest in Taranaki in 2019. More >>

Police Urge Those With Information To Speak Up Over Manurewa Homicide

Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 10:05 am | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Police is continuing its homicide investigation into the death of a 10-month-old boy from Manurewa who died earlier this month. The baby died at Starship Hospital on 6 September as a result of non-accidental head injuries. Detective ... More >>

Serious Crash - Pembroke St, Hamilton - Waikato

Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 8:23 am | New Zealand Police

Police and emergency services are responding to a serious crash on Pembroke St, Hamilton. The single-vehicle crash was reported at 5:44am. Initial indications suggest one person is seriously injured. The road is closed and is likely to stay closed ... More >>

Two People Before Courts In Relation To Fatal June Crash

Monday, 21 September 2020, 5:27 pm | New Zealand Police

A 34-year-old man is currently before the courts in relation to a fatal crash on White Pine Bush Road, near Whakatane, on June 6. He is remanded in custody and due in Tauranga District Court on 30 September on a manslaughter charge, two of driving ... More >>

Police Seek Information On Aggravated Robbery, Havelock North

Monday, 21 September 2020, 3:45 pm | New Zealand Police

Police are seeking information following the aggravated robbery of a taxi driver in Hastings early yesterday morning. Shortly before 1am a taxi driver was assaulted and robbed in Brookvale Road, Havelock North, Hastings. He was assaulted by five ... More >>

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Motorcycle Crash In Hobsonville

Monday, 21 September 2020, 2:47 pm | New Zealand Police

Waitemata Police are appealing for any witnesses following a fatal motorcycle crash on SH18, Hobsonville on Friday night. The crash occurred at around 8.30pm on Friday night on SH18, westbound between Squadron Drive and Brigham Creek. Police want to ... More >>

Update - Serious Crash, Dunedin - Southern

Sunday, 20 September 2020, 2:08 pm | New Zealand Police

The road has now reopened after this morning's fatal crash on Ravensbourne Road, Maia, Dunedin. Police thank motorists for their patience. More >>

Man Charged With Murder Of Sao Young

Sunday, 20 September 2020, 2:07 pm | New Zealand Police

A 24-year-old old man has been charged with murder in relation to the death of Sao Young in Hamilton earlier this year. Sao Young The man was arrested at a Hamilton address on Saturday evening and is due to appear in Hamilton District Court on Monday. ... More >>

Update - Firearms Incident, Christchurch

Sunday, 20 September 2020, 8:48 am | New Zealand Police

Three men have been arrested in relation to yesterday afternoon's firearms incident near Hereford Street. Police were called about 2pm following a report of a man receiving a gunshot wound. All three men, two aged 27 and one aged 25, are due to appear in ... More >>

Firearms Incident, Oropi

Sunday, 20 September 2020, 8:13 am | New Zealand Police

Police attended a report of a firearms incident on Mountain Road, Oropi, about 12am today. On arrival a person was located seriously injured. The Armed Offenders Squad was deployed as a precaution and Eagle flew from Auckland to assist local staff. ... More >>

Serious Crash, Dunedin - Southern

Sunday, 20 September 2020, 7:42 am | New Zealand Police

Emergency services were called about 3.45am to Ravensbourne Road, Maia, Dunedin, following a serious single-car crash. One person died at the scene. Two other people were transported to hospital. The road remains closed this morning with diversions ... More >>

One Person Has Died Following Crash On 12 September - Waitemata

Sunday, 20 September 2020, 5:12 am | New Zealand Police

A person who was critically injured in a crash on Simpson Road in Ranui on 12 September has died in hospital today. The single-vehicle crash occurred around 12.40pm. Our thoughts are with their families and loved ones. Enquiries into the circumstances ... More >>

Police Appeal For Witnesses Following A Firearm Incident In Christchurch

Saturday, 19 September 2020, 5:05 pm | New Zealand Police

Christchurch Police investigating a firearm incident that occurred near Hereford Street are appealing for witnesses. Police were called to a location around 2pm where a man had suffered serious injuries as a result of a gunshot. The man has been taken ... More >>

Update: Serious Crash In Oropi, Bay Of Plenty - Bay Of Plenty

Saturday, 19 September 2020, 4:41 pm | New Zealand Police

Police can confirm that one person has died following a serious single-vehicle crash on Oropi Road, Oropi. Police were called about 1.25pm. The road will remain closed for the next two hours and diversions will be in place. Motorists should avoid the ... More >>

Serious Crash, Oropi - Bay Of Plenty

Saturday, 19 September 2020, 2:11 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious single-vehicle crash on Oropi Road, Oropi. Police were called about 1.25pm. The road will be closed and the Serious Crash Unit will examine the scene. Diversions will be in place. Motorists should avoid ... More >>

Arrests Made In Relation To Search For Katrina Epiha

Saturday, 19 September 2020, 11:48 am | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Police are continuing their enquiries into the whereabouts of Katrina Epiha, who escaped from Corrections custody on Friday 11 September. As part of these enquiries, a number of search warrants were executed throughout Counties Manukau ... More >>

One Person Dies Following Serious Crash - Waitematā

Saturday, 19 September 2020, 5:01 am | New Zealand Police

18 September One person has died at the scene following a serious crash near the Upper Harbour Motorway Hobsonville. The single-vehicle crash between Squadron Drive and Brigham Creek Road was reported around 8.30pm. It appears a motorcyclist riding ... More >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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