Tag: theft

Postie admits stealing mail

March 17, 2016 | By More
Postie admits stealing mail

An 18-year-old postwoman has admitted opening some mail items and dumping other items in the domain of a rural Canterbury town.

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Scam accused denies all charges

March 10, 2016 | By More
Scam accused denies all charges

A 27-year-old woman accused of being part of a group that was scamming elderly victims has denied seven charges at an appearance in the Christchurch District Court.

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Homeless man jailed for bag snatch

March 9, 2016 | By More
Homeless man jailed for bag snatch

A 26-year-old homeless man has been sentenced to over two years prison for snatching a handbag on his way down the street from the courthouse, where he had just been bailed on a burglary charge.

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Woman must pay for accountancy work after thefts

March 6, 2016 | By More
Woman must pay for accountancy work after thefts

A woman who stole from her employer has been ordered to pay the $5261 bill for the accountancy that traced all her offending.

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Young offender recovering from brush with synthetic cannabis

March 6, 2016 | By More
Young offender recovering from brush with synthetic cannabis

An Oxford 20-year-old is back with his family and being closely monitored after a problem encounter with synthetic cannabis.

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35 more charges laid against Burnham 21-year-old

March 3, 2016 | By More
35 more charges laid against Burnham 21-year-old

Another 35 charges have been laid against a 21-year-old who was already in custody for six charges of burglary, unlawfully interfering with cars, and stealing cash, in the Selwyn and North Canterbury areas.

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Jail for shoplifter nabbed on social media

February 27, 2016 | By More
Jail for shoplifter nabbed on social media

A 31-year-old Leeston man caught after Gun City posted CCTV video of a shoplifter online has been jailed for more than two years, in the Christchurch District Court.

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Shoplifting ‘easiest way to get drugs’

February 18, 2016 | By More
Shoplifting ‘easiest way to get drugs’

A repeat offender has described his shoplifting as “the easiest way to get drugs, basically”.

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Custody remand for Selwyn burglary accused

February 15, 2016 | By More
Custody remand for Selwyn burglary accused

Bail was refused for a Burnham man charged with a series of burglaries and theft in the Selwyn area, when he appeared in the Christchurch District Court today.

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Bail refused for gun shop theft accused

February 5, 2016 | By More
Bail refused for gun shop theft accused

Bail has been refused for a Leeston man arrested at the weekend for a series of shoplifting charges, including stealing an $18,000 night vision unit from Gun City in Papanui.

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