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Teen car chase accused in custody

Teen car chase accused in custody

A 19-year old man has been remanded in custody after a cross-city police chase at the weekend.

June 26, 2017 | By More
Custody remand for ram-raid accused

Custody remand for ram-raid accused

A 17-year-old is being held in custody after his arrest for a Waikuku ram-raid that became a snack attack.

June 26, 2017 | By More
Victims in short supply for finance co’s offending

Victims in short supply for finance co’s offending

Acute Finance Ltd has been fined for overcharging its consumer finance customers, but the Commerce Commission has not been able to find any victims who want to speak out.

June 23, 2017 | By More
Marriage ‘victim’ asks for leniency for scammer

Marriage ‘victim’ asks for leniency for scammer

An older Wellington man has asked for leniency for the Sydney woman who scammed him out of $35,000 by offering her “sister” in a marriage contract when she was already married.

June 23, 2017 | By More
Suppression lifts on 16-year-old murder accused

Suppression lifts on 16-year-old murder accused

Name suppression has lifted on a 16-year-old youth charged with the murder of a man who was found injured in a carpark at Sumner in March.

June 23, 2017 | By More
Illegal duck cull followed big vet bills

Illegal duck cull followed big vet bills

Three Leeston men must pay $2250 to North Canterbury Fish and Game for an unauthorised cull of Paradise Shelduck that were causing big bills for a farm at Irwell.

June 22, 2017 | By More
Bail granted to youth after days in police cell

Bail granted to youth after days in police cell

A 14-year-old charged with robbery has been released on supported bail after four days in the Christchurch police cells but two other youths charged with an overnight ram-raid are spending another night in the cells.

June 22, 2017 | By More
Youth held in ‘barren and desolate’ cell

Youth held in ‘barren and desolate’ cell

A Youth Court judge has gone to the Christchurch Central Police Station to see the “barren and desolate” cell where a 14-year-old charged with robbery has been held for days.

June 21, 2017 | By More
Courtroom sprinter doesn’t get far

Courtroom sprinter doesn’t get far

A woman sprinted from the dock as she was being jailed in the Christchurch District Court and briefly made it outside the Court House before recaptured by a Court Security Officer.

June 21, 2017 | By More
‘One-man crime wave’ jailed

‘One-man crime wave’ jailed

A “one-man crime wave” who told the court prison had saved his life, was sentenced to two-and-a-half years’ jail for dishonesty charges involving losses of $49,000.

June 21, 2017 | By More

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