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Gisborne Police appeal for information following serious assault in Mahia

Gisborne Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances of an incident that left a 47-year-old man in a ditch with life threatening injuries in...

Operation Weirton: Police restrain millions in assets following record interception at the border

Properties, vehicles and bank account funds with a combined value of more than seven million dollars have been restrained today by the Police Asset...

Tools and vehicles targeted in building site burglaries

Police are warning contractors and tradesmen to secure valuable tools and equipment after an increase in thefts targeting construction sites and work vehicles across...

Victims’ Families Request the ‘Monster of Florence’ Serial Killer Case to be Reopened

Between 1968 and 1985 a serial killer referred to as the ‘Monster of Florence’ terrorized the countryside of Florence, Italy, murdering couples during or...

Charges laid, firearms seized following family harm incident in Wairoa

A 21-year-old Wairoa man is facing a number of charges after Police responded to a family harm incident in the town yesterday. Police were called...

Chch ‘Red Zone Pervert’ – Cops issue another alert

Police are continuing to ask members of the public out in the early hours in the Christchurch 'red zone' area to remain aware of...

Police release update on Jade Pui Raglan homicide investigation

Waikato Police continue the homicide investigation into the death of Jade Pui, 42, who died in Raglan on 26 January. Police were called to Wainui...

Operation Dell: vehicle of interest located

A forensic examination is underway today after a key vehicle sought in connection with the murder of Ryan Woodford was located. “Finding this vehicle has...

Invercargill police shooting incident – police release update

A 45-year-old man is facing a number of charges in relation to an incident in Invercargill on Saturday 19 March. The man, who remains in...

Arrest made after Upper Hutt serious assault

Police have arrested and charged a man in relation to the serious assault on Ferguson Drive, Upper Hutt last Saturday. A 39-year-old man has been...

Charges laid over Auckland man Joseph Tahana’s death

Auckland City Police have charged two people over the death of a man in central Auckland last month. An investigation had been underway into the...

Witnesses sought to Upper Hutt serious assault

Hutt Valley Police are seeking assistance from the public regarding a serious assault that occurred on Fergusson Drive on Saturday night 19 March. Two men...

Police urge people to come forward in Operation Dell, Taupō Homicide investigation

Police say they are making good progress in Operation Dell, the homicide investigation into the death of Ryan Woodford. Mr Woodford died at the Adelphi...

Police name victim of Manaia homicide

Police are now able to name the man who died at a rural property in Manaia, Coromandel yesterday afternoon. A homicide investigation is underway following...

Man charged with murder of Invercargill 5-month old

Police have now made an arrest in relation to the murder of five-month-old Hope Elizabeth McFall-Schultz, who was killed in January. A 24-year-old man has...

Police accept and acknowledge the IPCA review into the investigation of the Shargin Stephens’ death

Police accepts and acknowledges the Independent Police Conduct Authority (IPCA) findings into the review of the earlier investigation into Shargin Stephens' death. Mr Stephens died...

Northland Police make arrests, investigations continue into serious incidents in Kaikohe

Northland Police have arrested a number of gang members and associates following a series of incidents between gangs around the Kaikohe area. The arrests come...

Nelson Homicide – Victim named

Police have named the man who was found dead at a rural property in Hope on Wednesday. He was 56-year-old Simon Allan Bevers. Mr Bevers' family...

Homicide investigation launched, Nelson

A homicide investigation, has been launched after the death of a man at a rural property in Hope yesterday. Tasman Police arrived at the property...

Appeal for information following incident on Alma Road, Whanganui

Police would like to speak to this person in relation to an incident that took place around 10:20am on Wednesday 9 March on Alma...

Meremere homicide: Police seek information on alleged offender’s movements

Police investigating the murder of Abdul Kareem are seeking information from the public regarding the movements of the alleged offender. Our enquiries indicate the alleged...

Woman kills father with cyanide, tries to burn house down in cover-up

21 year-old Tong Thi Tung Linh of Vung Tau Province in the south of Vietnam has admitted killing her father by lacing his drink...

Arrest made in Meremere homicide investigation

Police investigating the homicide of Abdul Kareem have made an arrest. A 35-year-old man is due in Hamilton District Court today charged with the Mangere...

Nine arrested in Wairoa meth bust

Police's Eastern District Organised Crime Unit (OCU) has arrested a further nine people in relation to an ongoing investigation into the sale and supply...

Taneatua homicide: Second person arrested

Police have made a second arrest in relation to an aggravated robbery and an assault, which occurred in Tāneatua on Monday, 14 February. A 28-year-old...

Name release, Meremere homicide investigation

Police are now able to release the name of the man who’s body was recovered, in Meremere on Tuesday, 15 February. He was Abdul Kareem,...

Investigation underway into sudden death in Meremere

An investigation surrounding a suspicious death is underway after the discovery of a man’s body in Meremere on Tuesday. Police have been investigating the circumstances...

Homicide investigation launched following serious assault in Taneatua

Eastern Bay of Plenty Police have launched a homicide investigation following the death of a 57-year-old man in Waikato Hospital yesterday afternoon. The man had...

Further appeal for information following Devonport assault

Waitematā Police are appealing for further information from the public as the investigation continues into an incident at Stanley Bay Park, Devonport, on Tuesday...

Mexican drug cartel shares video of hit man eating rival’s heart

The infamously violent Jalisco cartel is engaged in brutal turf wars with other Mexican criminal groups. Mexico’s Jalisco New Generation Cartel, also known under its...

Reverence and revulsion: The problematic case of Roman Polanski

He’s won an Oscar, Baftas, Cannes Palme d’Or, Golden Globe, Venice Golden Lion, Berlin Golden Bear, a string of French César Awards and all...

Wordle helps rescue woman from home invader

“I didn’t think I was going to live,” a Chicago resident said after a naked, bloodied man climbed into her bed at night. A Chicago...

IPCA – use of police dog on Greymouth suspect ‘unjustified’

In a Press Statement today, police acknowledged the Independent Police Conduct Authority (IPCA) findings into the use of a Police dog to apprehend an...

Five charged following Hutt Valley Meth investigation

Five people have been charged following a five month-long investigation into the importation of methamphetamine in Wellington. The Wellington Drugs and Organised Crime team led...

Police investigate damage to historic flagpole

Police are investigating after someone has caused serious damage to an area that holds significant history in New Zealand. Unknown offenders have damaged the support...

Gisborne toddler homicide victim named

Eastern District Police continue to investigate the death of a 19-month-old toddler who passed away in Starship Hospital on 10 January 2022. Police can also...

Police name Raglan homicide victim

Police are now able to release the name of the man who died in Raglan, Waikato on Wednesday 26 January. He was Jade Pui, also...

Investigation launched following death of man in Raglan, police seek sightings of white Mitsubishi Legnum

Waikato Police have launched an investigation after a man’s body was found in a parked car outside a residential address in Raglan at about...

Invercargill baby dies in Starship, police begin homicide investigation

A baby with critical injuries died in Starship Hospital yesterday (26 January). The baby was taken to Invercargill Hospital on Saturday morning (22 January), and...

Mt Roskill homicide – second man arrested and charged with Murder

Police investigating the homicide of Brian James, who was shot and killed in a Glass Rd, Mt Roskill address on 23rd December 2021, have...

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