A 21-year-old’s “appalling” background has led a judge to reduce his jail term for involvement in a burglary ring that caused losses approaching $250,000.
A 68-year-old man convicted of repeated sexual abuse of a teenage boy has been assessed as still posing a “medium-to-high” risk as he begins a long jail term.
Jailed mosque video offender Philip Neville Arps has likened himself to Nazi deputy leader Rudolf Hess who was imprisoned for four decades after World War 2.
Family say they will never forget Bradley Alan Lomax – executed on a shingle track along the Waimakariri River – and they will never forgive his killers.
Jacob Lowenstein’s arson of two churches was “a determined attempt to make a statement against religion”, said the judge who jailed the 28-year-old for six…
Guilty pleas on day eight have brought an early end to a trial of three people involved in a $4 million synthetic cannabis dealing ring.
Alleged mosque shooter Brenton Harrison Tarrant has denied all 92 charges arising from the March 15 attacks at two Christchurch mosques.
Two men charged with unlawful possession of counterfeit banknotes have made appearances in the Christchurch District Court.
A woman has told of a suicide attempt in the aftermath of a sex attack by 23-year-old Micah James Morgan Harris, who was jailed at the Christchurch District Court today.
A West Coast man with a history of sex offending spanning 30 years has been jailed under an open-ended preventive detention sentence, in the High Court at Christchurch.