Tag: methamphetamine

Meth and ecstasy imports admitted

April 19, 2018 | By More
Meth and ecstasy imports admitted

An unemployed Christchurch man pleaded guilty to four charges of importing methamphetamine and ecstasy by mail during May and June 2016.

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Shouting, swearing ends meth importation trial

April 11, 2018 | By More
Shouting, swearing ends meth importation trial

A jury was hurriedly ushered from a Christchurch courtroom when the man they had just convicted of drug importation began shouting in the dock and a woman in the public gallery joined in.

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Scribe must prove drug rehab success

March 15, 2018 | By More
Scribe must prove drug rehab success

Hip-hop artist Scribe will have to prove he is “kicking the drug habit” if he wants to be discharged without conviction on a methamphetamine possession charge, he was told at court today. [Updated report]

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Fifth Rebel admits organised crime charge

March 14, 2018 | By More
Fifth Rebel admits organised crime charge

A fifth member of the Rebels motorcycle gang has admitted being part of an organised criminal group, on the third day scheduled for pre-trial arguments in the Christchurch District Court.

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Rebels admit organised crime, drug charges

March 13, 2018 | By More
Rebels admit organised crime, drug charges

Four members of the Rebels motorcycle club have admitted being members of an organised criminal group that was dealing methamphetamine and cannabis in Christchurch.

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Manslaughter offender heading back to jail

March 12, 2018 | By More
Manslaughter offender heading back to jail

An offender sent back from Australia after a manslaughter conviction for a Brisbane bashing now faces another jail term after a booze-addled incident at a vacant house in Wellington.

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Police catch criminal cook-up culprit

March 1, 2018 | By More
Police catch criminal cook-up culprit

The munchies were the undoing of a mobster caught having a cook-up inside the house he had burgled.

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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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Phone-use bail condition for meth importation accused

February 7, 2018 | By More
Phone-use bail condition for meth importation accused

A strict phone-use condition has been imposed on two men charged with importing methamphetamine with a street value of $50 million from Mexico, as they are released on electronically monitored bail.

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Laughing woman ordered out of court

January 30, 2018 | By More
Laughing woman ordered out of court

A laughing woman was ordered out of court as the sentencing of determined burglar and receiver Matthew John Woods began in the Christchurch District Court.

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