Tag: dangerous driving

Home detention for drink-driver who struck pedestrian

September 14, 2018 | By More
Home detention for drink-driver who struck pedestrian

A drink-driver who hit a man walking on the footpath in Cambridge Terrace, then left the scene, was sentenced to seven months’ home detention and ordered to pay $7500 to the victim, in the Christchurch District Court.

Read More

Apology from high-speed chase driver

July 27, 2018 | By More
Apology from high-speed chase driver

John Oliver Jamieson has apologised for the desperate drive that put people at risk and ended with him crashed into a dog park fence at Rolleston.

Read More

Angry boyfriend set car ablaze

July 13, 2018 | By More
Angry boyfriend set car ablaze

A woman’s car was burnt out in Christchurch’s red zone because her boyfriend was angry with her.

Read More

Second-strike jail term for kidnapping

June 19, 2018 | By More
Second-strike jail term for kidnapping

A 31-year-old second-strike offender must serve all of the three-year two-month jail term imposed for a daytime carjacking in Christchurch.

Read More

Two police pursuits admitted

June 11, 2018 | By More
Two police pursuits admitted

A Nelson 32-year-old was remanded in custody for sentencing after he admitted two police pursuits through Canterbury in May.

Read More

Pedestrian struck on footpath by drink-driver

June 3, 2018 | By More
Pedestrian struck on footpath by drink-driver

A drink-driver who slammed into a man walking on the footpath in the central city may be ordered to pay emotional harm reparations for the injuries he caused.

Read More

Custody remand on two chase charges

May 4, 2018 | By More
Custody remand on two chase charges

A Nelson man who allegedly failed to stop for police in two pursuits has been remanded in custody after a Christchurch court appearance.

Read More

Red zone arson denied

November 21, 2017 | By More
Red zone arson denied

A man has denied the arson of a car which was found burning in the red zone at Burwood a week ago.

Read More

Red zone car chase admitted

August 29, 2017 | By More
Red zone car chase admitted

A man has admitted leading police on a car chase that involved speeding across empty red zone sections and crashing through fences.

Read More

Teen jailed for two police chases

August 24, 2017 | By More
Teen jailed for two police chases

A teenager was jailed for two years three months after admitting being the driver of two unlawfully taken cars which were involved in police chases in June.

Read More

Pin It on Pinterest