A 19-year-old who shot fireworks out the window of a car, which started a $46,000 fire, has been sentenced to community work and reparations.
“I don’t want to die, I got so sick in jail last time”, a distressed scammer pleaded as he was jailed for two years nine months.
Three members of the Tribesman Outlaw Motorcycle Gang have admitted being part of a Christchurch methamphetamine dealing ring turning over hundreds of thousands of dollars.
A woman’s “error of judgment” leading to the death of a passenger in her car, brought a fine and driving ban in the Christchurch District Court.
Repeat park “stalker” Margaret Mabel Dodds is back on supervision after being found watching children and then trying to talk to them.
A Rangiora man arrested on charges of aggravated robbery and kidnapping in an incident in Rolleston at the end of January was remanded in custody in the Christchurch District Court today.
The SPCA want to confiscate a man’s horses, and disqualify him from owning any more when he is sentenced for neglect of “Tubby”.
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.
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”.
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.