Author Archive: David Clarkson

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Marriage scam victim will get money back

September 9, 2016 | By More
Marriage scam victim will get money back

Li Jun Xue is too ill to return from Australia for her sentencing for a marriage scam but she has already paid $35,000 which will be passed on to the victim.

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Tour drivers had no licences, police allege

September 8, 2016 | By More
Tour drivers had no licences, police allege

Police allege Chinese men with false licences were used as tourist drivers by a Christchurch company.

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Bail not sought for second dairy robbery accused

September 8, 2016 | By More
Bail not sought for second dairy robbery accused

No bail was sought for a second teenager charged with the armed robbery of the Kirk Road dairy in Templeton, when he made an appearance in the Christchurch District Court today.

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Five years’ jail for arranging sexual abuse of toddler

September 7, 2016 | By More
Five years’ jail for arranging sexual abuse of toddler

A judge has reduced the jail sentence for a 22-year-old charged with arranging the sexual abuse of a toddler because of his claim of longstanding abuse by a male relative.

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Mongrel Mob members facing long jail terms

September 6, 2016 | By More
Mongrel Mob members facing long jail terms

After what was described in court as a “squabble between gangs”, much of the Aotearoa chapter of the Mongrel Mob and its associates in Christchurch are in jail facing long prison terms.

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Banned driver ‘something of a record’

September 6, 2016 | By More
Banned driver ‘something of a record’

A judge described Allan Russell Pope’s history of disqualified and suspended driving as being “something of a record”, but still didn’t send him back to jail.

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Man admits Facebook offence

September 6, 2016 | By More
Man admits Facebook offence

A restorative justice meeting may be held between a woman and a 23-year-old man who used Facebook to send her brother a nude photo of her.

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Jury retires in Mongrel Mob trial

September 5, 2016 | By More
Jury retires in Mongrel Mob trial

The jury has retired to consider its verdicts in the trial of six men alleged to be members or associates of the Mongrel Mob on charges of kidnapping and bashing a rival mob member.

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More indecency charges against professional man

September 5, 2016 | By More
More indecency charges against professional man

Five more indecent assault charges have been laid against a Christchurch professional man bringing the total of alleged victims to 10.

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Jail imposed on daughter’s first birthday

September 5, 2016 | By More
Jail imposed on daughter’s first birthday

Travis James Baillie was in tears at his sentencing because his daughter had been brought along to see him in court on her first birthday.

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