Tag: escaping

Victim ‘still raw’ six months after burglary

May 25, 2018 | By More
Victim ‘still raw’ six months after burglary

“After six months, it still feels raw,” said burglary victim Ian Jones after seeing the man who raided his Redwood property jailed for five years.

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War medal thief admits trail of bungled offending

March 7, 2018 | By More
War medal thief admits trail of bungled offending

Joshua Lukic says he is keen to meet the victims of his burglaries and thefts but at least one of them won’t be accepting that invitiation ahead of the 30-year-old’s sentencing.

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‘Too old’ for life of offending

February 22, 2018 | By More
‘Too old’ for life of offending

At 38 and facing a lengthy jail term, Cade Lee Manuel has decided he is “too old for this”.

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Courtroom sprinter gets extra jail time

September 4, 2017 | By More
Courtroom sprinter gets extra jail time

A woman has been given an extra month in jail for what a judge called her “in your face escape” – bolting from the court room during her sentencing.

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Court House sprinter charged

July 27, 2017 | By More
Court House sprinter charged

A woman who bolted from the dock and got out of the Court House as she was being sentenced to jail has been charged with escaping from custody.

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Courtroom sprinter doesn’t get far

June 21, 2017 | By More
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.

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Escaper said guard was ‘complacent’

December 21, 2016 | By More
Escaper said guard was ‘complacent’

A 25-year-old prisoner says he made a run for it when the security guard with him was being “complacent”.

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