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Final drugs ring offender loses last appeal

Final drugs ring offender loses last appeal

The final offender in the Operation Granite drugs conspiracy has lost his last appeal bid and his sentencing has been set for this month, 14 months after his trial in the High Court at Christchurch.

November 12, 2013 | By More
Violent offender suffering anxiety from earlier shooting

Violent offender suffering anxiety from earlier shooting

A man shot in an armed incident many years ago has now been convicted on seven charges involving assaults and threats.

November 12, 2013 | By More
Armed robbery accused remanded in custody

Armed robbery accused remanded in custody

A 20-year-old man charged with two armed hold-ups of service stations, and a charge of demanding cash with intent to steal it, was remanded in custody at the Christchurch District Court today.

November 11, 2013 | By More
Fraudster admits forging her own reference

Fraudster admits forging her own reference

A woman who did sex work while on home detention has now admitted forging her own reference letter that was put before a Christchurch District Court sentencing.

November 11, 2013 | By More
Custody remand continues for rape accused

Custody remand continues for rape accused

An 18-year-old youth charged with two rapes has been further remanded in custody without plea until Thursday, at a brief appearance by video-link in the Christchurch District Court.

November 11, 2013 | By More
Drug rehab course urged for high risk offender

Drug rehab course urged for high risk offender

A woman assessed as a high risk of reoffending has been urged by a judge to attend a drug rehabilitation programme in the North Island during a jail term imposed for meth dealing.

November 9, 2013 | By More
Driving error in fog caused motorcyclist’s death

Driving error in fog caused motorcyclist’s death

A Swede described as “a highly gifted horsewoman” has been ordered to do 140 hours of community work and pay $2000 to the partner of a motorcyclist she killed through a momentary driving error.

November 8, 2013 | By More
Prison recall being considered for convicted predator

Prison recall being considered for convicted predator

Sentencing of convicted on-line predator Cameron Stuart Hore for a breach of parole has been put off for three weeks while the Parole Board considers his recall to prison.

November 7, 2013 | By More
Insanity finding in stabbing murder case

Insanity finding in stabbing murder case

A Spreydon man who killed his partner by wounding her 26 times in a frenzied knife attack has been found not guilty on the grounds of insanity and ordered held in hospital as a special patient.

November 7, 2013 | By More
Woman burglar, arsonist collapses at sentencing

Woman burglar, arsonist collapses at sentencing

A woman sentenced to three years two months prison called out apologies to her family as she was led to the cells, collapsed in the hallway, then sobbed as she was helped to leave court.

November 6, 2013 | By More

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