Author Archive: Anne Clarkson

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Drug rehab term for car offences

November 20, 2015 | By More
Drug rehab term for car offences

A 24-year-old with a history of offending was sentenced to home detention at Odyssey House to address his drug addiction issues.

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Three jailed for assault inside prison

November 16, 2015 | By More
Three jailed for assault inside prison

Three men who assaulted another inmate in the Christchurch Men’s Prison on March 31, were jailed in the Christchurch District Court on charges of injuring with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

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Driver gets community sentence over police chase

November 16, 2015 | By More
Driver gets community sentence over police chase

A 22-year-old driver involved in a police chase was sentenced to home detention and community work in the Christchurch District Court.

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Bike theft accused now faces helmet charge

November 11, 2015 | By More
Bike theft accused now faces helmet charge

A 46-year-old man charged with stealing several bikes from Christchurch Boys’ High School was back in court today on a further charge of stealing a bicycle helmet.

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Jail for violent home invasion

November 11, 2015 | By More
Jail for violent home invasion

A 25-year-old Woolston man was sentenced to more than three years’ prison for his part in a violent Aranui home invasion in which a man’s leg was broken.

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Fourth gang member admits street brawl charges

November 6, 2015 | By More
Fourth gang member admits street brawl charges

A fourth man arrested for assaults after a gang street brawl in Avonside last November has admitted two charges in the Christchurch District Court before his trial was due to start.

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Repeat drink-driver crashes into river

November 5, 2015 | By More
Repeat drink-driver crashes into river

A 52-year-old man with an appalling drink-driving history was jailed for losing control of his car and ending up in the Avon River, in a sentencing at the Christchurch District Court.

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New charges over Linwood WINZ office incident

November 2, 2015 | By More
New charges over Linwood WINZ office incident

Police have laid three new charges against a man who allegedly threatened staff at the Linwood Work and Income office.

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Custody remand after alleged WINZ threat

October 6, 2015 | By More
Custody remand after alleged WINZ threat

An Aranui man has been remanded in custody on three charges after he allegedly threatened staff at the Linwood Work and Income office shortly before 8.45am.

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Second offender admits armed robberies

October 2, 2015 | By More
Second offender admits armed robberies

A second person has pleaded guilty to two armed robberies of Christchurch dairies on August 31.

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