RSSCategory: News

Jury can sympathise over repeated thefts, says Crown

August 23, 2013 | By More
Jury can sympathise over repeated thefts, says Crown

Crown says jury can sympathise over repeated thefts from Kaiapoi business. David Clemence kidnap, bashing trial, Day 4.

Read More

Man faces further jail term for sex offences

August 23, 2013 | By More
Man faces further jail term for sex offences

Serving prisoner faces more jail time for sex offences.

Read More

Thieves beaten, tied, and thrown in river, Crown alleges

August 20, 2013 | By More
Thieves beaten, tied, and thrown in river, Crown alleges

Crown prosecutor says defendant was “on a mission” to recover tools stolen from his company in previous raids.

Read More

Businessman denies kidnap, assault charges

August 19, 2013 | By More
Businessman denies kidnap, assault charges

David Clemence denies 18 charges including kidnapping and assault.

Read More

Court to consider ‘backside kick’ that went wrong

August 16, 2013 | By More
Court to consider ‘backside kick’ that went wrong

The court will consider next week what happened in detail when a backside kick administered at an end-of-year function accidentally struck a man’s testicles and caused real damage.

Read More

Long jail term for years of rape of girl

August 16, 2013 | By More
Long jail term for years of rape of girl

A man who raped his stepdaughter up to three times a week for more than four years from the time she was 11, has been jailed for 16 years 3 months.

Read More

Public indecencies alleged

August 16, 2013 | By More
Public indecencies alleged

A 63-year-old man facing two charges of doing an indecent act in an Opawa Park has been granted a registrar’s remand for three weeks to arrange legal advice.

Read More

Home detention for 86-year-old sex offender

August 15, 2013 | By More
Home detention for 86-year-old sex offender

Twenty years after doing a “deal” with the family of his victims when they confronted him about indecencies with two small girls, a Christchurch man has faced sentencing for his crimes in the District Court.

Read More

Drug importation alleged

August 10, 2013 | By More
Drug importation alleged

August 23, 2013:  Remand appearance on bail for a 37-year-old woman child care worker, whose name is suppressed, charged with importing a class A drug, methamphetamine, which Customs had intercepted on its way in to New Zealand from South Africa.  

Read More

Pin It on Pinterest