Westport’s Sunset Speedway has been repaid all the $6638 that its voluntary treasurer stole over four months last year.
A 32-year-old man stripped naked in Christchurch’s main court when he appeared on rape and sexual violation charges.
Bail was refused for a 47-year-old man charged with the armed robbery of two Christchurch Kiwibank branches in six days.
A man charged with the early-morning burglary of the St Albans Shirley Club, in which the building was allegedly damaged by fire, is denying all charges.
A 25-year-old Rangiora woman beginning a 21-month jail term has admitted that methamphetamine has wrecked her life.
A judge’s attempt to smooth over an ongoing dispute that has led to violence between two women did not end well at a Christchurch District Court sentencing session.
A judge was told that when he is not running on methamphetamine, Charlie Ross Chestnut is “a perfect citizen”.
It seems prison absconder Richard Graham may get a second chance, even after he never went back to jail after being given compassionate leave to attend his grandmother’s funeral.
A scam marriage broker’s efforts to return to Christchurch for sentencing for fraud have been scuppered by immigration which has refused to let her fly in from Australia.
A woman who has admitted conning $3000 out of a Kiwibank customer with a sad story about her family’s terrible misfortunes is fighting to keep her name and photograph out of the media.