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.
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.
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 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”.
Customers seized and held a robber who punched out the shop assistant at an Opawa liquor shop.