Author Archive: David Clarkson

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Third man arrested after Rebels MC raids

March 10, 2017 | By More
Third man arrested after Rebels MC raids

A third man arrested in raids that ended an investigation into the Rebels MC gang last week has been remanded in custody at an appearance in the Christchurch District Court.

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Pursuit driver admits charges

March 10, 2017 | By More
Pursuit driver admits charges

A driver involved in a police pursuit through Edgeware and Shirley last year is in custody awaiting sentence after admitting 14 charges.

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Victim ‘not happy’ with trial outcome

March 9, 2017 | By More
Victim ‘not happy’ with trial outcome

The bicycle-wheel thief whose leg was broken when he was run down by his victim in central Christchurch believes the driver should now be facing jail time.

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Christchurch man charged with blackmail

March 8, 2017 | By More
Christchurch man charged with blackmail

A New Brighton man has been remanded on a blackmail charge of threatening to disclose historic sexual offending by another man unless he was paid $40,000.

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Theft victim drove car into offender, Crown alleges

March 7, 2017 | By More
Theft victim drove car into offender, Crown alleges

A Christchurch man has told a jury he had no idea he had driven his car into the man who had just stolen the wheel of his bicycle, breaking his leg.

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Conwoman continues fight for suppression

March 7, 2017 | By More
Conwoman continues fight for suppression

An accomplished con-woman has been given an extra two weeks to sort out the grounds why she should be allowed name suppression, while she awaits sentencing on two fraud charges.

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Pedalling drugs

March 6, 2017 | By More
Pedalling drugs

A 46-year-old was already on bail when police tried to stop his vehicle in early March, and they signalled him to pull over by using the patrol car’s lights and sirens.

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Delay for Justice and Emergency Service project

March 5, 2017 | By More
Delay for Justice and Emergency Service project

Completion of Christchurch’s $300 million Justice and Emergency Services precinct has been delayed for months, with the centre now not expected to open for business until late this year.

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Criminal harassment of woman alleged

March 4, 2017 | By More
Criminal harassment of woman alleged

A 21-year-old man faces strict bail conditions after being charged with criminal harassment of a 67-year-old woman who alleges she saw him masturbating naked at his house.

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Bail refused for fleeing burglary accused

March 4, 2017 | By More
Bail refused for fleeing burglary accused

Bail was refused for a 32-year-old man arrested after a pursuit in which a car was allegedly driven through properties and crashed through fences.

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