Archive for the ‘Police’ Category

Police bust suspected P lab

Friday, March 7th, 2014

A suspected methamphetamine lab has been found at a luxury inner city Wellington apartment building, close to the central police station.

Police and the Fire Service are at the building in Chews Lane, off Willis St.

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/9801364/Police-bust-suspected-P-lab

Man dies in police custody

Monday, February 24th, 2014

A man has died after being arrested for breaching the peace in south Auckland early this morning.

The 20-year-old man was arrested for breaching the peace and taken to Manukau Police Station for detoxification, police said.

http://tvnz.co.nz/national-news/man-dies-in-police-custody-5847454

24 hours on the streets: ‘Everyone wants to fight tonight’

Monday, February 24th, 2014

Six Herald on Sunday reporters and photographers were out with police during a 24-hour period in which the boys and girls in blue responded to 1028 incidents of drunken disorder or violence.

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11208088

Corrupt cop paid at least $150,000 to stay home

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Disgraced ex-cop Gordon Stanley Meyer was paid at least $150,000 to stay at home during the two years he was investigated for sexual offending on the job.

http://tvnz.co.nz/national-news/corrupt-cop-paid-least-150-000-stay-home-5718461

29 Card Fraudsters Arrested by Canadian, French and German Police

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Authorities from Canada and Europe have cracked down on a major international ring of card fraudsters. 29 individuals have been arrested in Canada, France and Germany.

http://news.softpedia.com/news/29-Card-Fraudsters-Arrested-by-Canadian-French-and-German-Police-397682.shtml

Police in gun again over spy agencies

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

The Independent Police Conduct Authority is investigating whether police neglected their duties in their handling of a complaint against spy agency the GCSB over alleged illegal spying on New Zealanders.

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11149056

Police to target speed, alcohol over long weekend

Friday, October 25th, 2013

Motorists are being reminded that the reduced speed tolerance will be in force this weekend.

http://tvnz.co.nz/national-news/police-target-speed-alcohol-over-long-weekend-5659176

Mum of shot teen forgives police

Friday, October 25th, 2013

Lachan Kelly-Tumarae led police on a 14-kilometre car chase to his grandfather’s grave on March 28, 2011, before making the fatal decision to aim a shotgun at his pursuers.

http://tvnz.co.nz/national-news/mum-shot-teen-forgives-police-5659183

Police continue search for mystery object after driver’s death

Friday, October 25th, 2013

A mystery object and the driver of a white utility vehicle are being sought by police after the death of a 22-year-old motorist on State Highway 6 between Wanaka and Lake Hawea early yesterday morning.

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11146041

Group of teenagers assault men in ‘cowardly attack

Friday, October 25th, 2013

Two men were assaulted by a group of teenagers in Hamilton overnight in what police called a “cowardly attack”.

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11146098