Losses of $39,000 damage from a police pursuit are left unpaid as Joseph Steven Rogers begins a rehabilitative sentence.
A woman was sitting in the passenger seat of a car that Aaron Keith David Edmonds tried to snatch from the forecourt of a Christchurch service station.
A 35-year-old man faces 14 charges after allegedly being involved in two police chases on Sunday in which two patrol cars were damaged.
A Rangiora man faces four charges after an alleged incident at Amberley beach last weekend.
A man who broke a woman’s finger when he attacked her in the Cosmo Pharmacy in the central city has been jailed for 18-months.
Andy Jayadi Ghozali’s “cast iron assurance” that he would repay the $117,680 he defrauded from New Zealand taxpayers turned out to be worth exactly $151.33.
A 63-year-old woman charged with trespassing at Cashmere Park had been granted a registrar’s remand to February 11 at the Christchurch District Court.
A motorcyclist who posted a video of his 220km-an-hour ride on YouTube was sentenced to a fine and disqualification for his “blatant pride in his riding”.
Name suppression has been lifted on a 42-year-old woman extradited from Australia to face charges of fraud and the theft of a yacht after a years-long police investigation.
A woman has told how she carved the word “whore” on her own leg when she self-harmed after being raped by Matthew Garland Kelly.