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.
A 35-year-old man has been jailed for a robbery in which the victim’s legs were burned with a butane lighter.
A woman who admitted possessing synthetic cannabis for sale at a time when people were dying from taking it has been jailed for six months.
A woman being jailed for the home invasion robbery of a Christchurch couple aged 83 and 81 said she would support the Mongrel Mob “until the day I die”.