Friday, 17 January 2014
Police warning over fake $50 and $100 notes
North Shore Police are wanting to identify the man in the attached photo in relation to a fake $100 note (also attached) he used on Tuesday to pay for a coffee at a Pak N Save supermarket.
Monday, 23 December 2013
New alcohol laws get interim green light from Police
Police are thanking the New Zealand public for their co-operation since the
Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act became law on Wednesday night.
Wednesday, 11 December 2013
Family of missing Australian appeal for public to come forward with information
A worry, likely only appreciated by those who have faced similar situations,
is how the parents of a missing man describe their feelings today.
Monday, 2 December 2013
Young cyclists gear up to take title
Fourteen students from across the region will don their helmets and hit the
roads of Palmerston North next Friday 6 December in a bid to become Central
District's Young Cyclist of the Year.
Friday, 29 November 2013
Keep an eye out in your neighbourhood for this plant
After a warm winter and sunny days ahead many people will be taking advantage
of the good weather, including those who may be taking advantage for illicit
reasons, and Central District Police are asking people to keep an eye out for
suspicious activity in their communities.
Tuesday, 26 November 2013
New road safety tools announced in campaign to save more lives
Road safety agencies are putting the brakes on speeding, drunk and dangerous drivers this summer, with new tools to reduce death and trauma on our roads.
Monday, 18 November 2013
Police welcome conviction
Police welcome today's conviction of former senior constable Gordon Stanley
Meyer on corruption and indecency charges, and say others may have
information important to their ongoing inquiries.
Tuesday, 29 October 2013
Halloween video (by kids for kids) encourages safety first
Police are encouraging parents, caregivers and children to celebrate
Halloween safely by following some simple safety tips.
Friday, 25 October 2013
Police Say Crash Death Is Unexplained But Not Likely To Be Suspicious
Police say that while the death of 22-year-old Rutger Hale in a motor vehicle
crash on State Highway 6 yesterday morning is unexplained they don't believe
it is suspicious.
Man Who Died In Crash Named
Police have released the name of the 22-year-old man who died in a crash on
State Highway 6 about 12km from Wanaka early yesterday morning.
Tuesday, 8 October 2013
Prosecutions follow joint Hamilton synthetic cannabis operation
Hamilton Police say businesses and individuals need to realise synthetic
cannabis is assessed as being one problem combined Government agencies are
determined to take action on.
Monday, 7 October 2013
Hackers steal money from Kiwi businesses
North Shore Police are urging New Zealand businesses to be extra vigilant when paying money to overseas suppliers.
Thursday, 3 October 2013
Police seek help in locating stolen guns after pair's arrest
Waikato Police are seeking the public's help in locating firearms stolen from
a home in the south of the City earlier this week.
Friday, 27 September 2013
Reward of $20,000 Posted For Missing Man
Police think someone in the community knows what has happened to missing
Otago man Simon Garrick and have posted a $20,000 reward in the hope of
Wednesday, 11 September 2013
More care and less complacency message from Police following cycle crash
More care and less complacency is the message from Waikato Police as they
investigate a crash that saw several school aged cyclists injured near
Friday, 23 August 2013
Snow Cave Collapse
At about 4.50 pm on Thursday the 22nd of August 2013, a group were snow caving near Delta Corner at the Whakapapa Ski Field, Mt Ruapehu.
Friday, 16 August 2013
Retailers warned over counterfeit notes
Christchurch Police are warning city retailers to be on the lookout for
counterfeit $20 notes.
Thursday, 1 August 2013
Christchurch Police launch Facebook page"
Christchurch Police have launched a Facebook page to engage local residents
in preventing crime and finding offenders.
Thursday, 18 July 2013
Police welcome passing of Psychoactive Substances Act
Following the Psychoactive Substances Act coming into force at midnight (Wednesday 17th July), Police will be proactive in clearing communities of the newly prohibited substances, says Deputy Commissioner Mike Bush.
Wednesday, 3 July 2013
Gun store burgled, several firearms stolen
Auckland City Police are warning anyone who's offered high spec firearms at discount prices not to enter into negotiations and to call Police.
Tuesday, 2 July 2013
Anonymous tips shut down four drug operations
Anonymous information from the community and through Crimestoppers has helped police to locate and shut down four significant Rotorua drug operations in the past six weeks.
Tuesday, 18 June 2013
Avoiding the scammers - Fraud Awareness Week a timely reminder
Fraud Awareness Week 2013 is focusing on scams that target seniors this year.
Tuesday, 11 June 2013
Police disrupt organised crime network
Saturday, 8 June 2013
Deceased man in New Plymouth is named
The man shot by Police following a burglary at the New Plymouth Golf Club this morning can now be named as Adam Te Rata Charles Morehu, aged 33, from the New Plymouth area.
Sunday, 2 June 2013
One person dead in Rotorua fire
One teenager is dead and a number of people have been injured following a fire in Rotorua.
Thursday, 30 May 2013
Police confirm Whanganui officer's resignation
Police can confirm that Whanganui Constable Hayden Bradley who was recently acquitted of corruption has resigned.
Wednesday, 22 May 2013
Police accept Operation 8 IPCA report
Police have accepted the findings of the Independent Police Conduct Authority's report on
Operation 8 and have already made significant changes to address many of the issues
canvassed in the report.
Thursday, 16 May 2013
Tauranga police dog wins national patrol team championship
Tauranga Police dog Turk and his handler Senior Constable Derek Orchard are this year's national police patrol dog champions and winners of the Frank Riley Cup.
Tuesday, 14 May 2013
Mother warns other parents of the risks of synthetic cannabinoids
A mother dealing with the fallout of having a son addicted to so-called legal highs says many young people are under the false belief that because the items were able to be sold legally, they must be safe.
Tuesday, 26 March 2013
Improvements to Police Integrated Tactical Training announced
Police has today announced changes that will see officers receive enhanced tactical training that better matches their role and will improve staff and public safety.