A Waikuku man is denying rape and blackmail charges and his case has been sent to a case review hearing in the Christchurch District Court in May.
A Christchurch father-of-two has been refused bail after allegedly being found with drugs and a pistol in a police speeding stop early on Tuesday morning.
An Ilam student accused of streaking across the pitch at the England-Scotland World Cup cricket match on Monday has been granted a registrar’s remand at the Christchurch District Court.
A 71-year-old Christchurch woman is denying sex offending charges and the case is heading for a jury trial.
A Queenstown teenager has been jailed for 10 months – at his request – on cannabis dealing charges.
A Christchurch building industry figure has begun a 21-month jail term after methamphetamine sent his life spiralling.
A Christchurch woman had been “seriously drunk” when she drove in Rolleston last year, according to the judge who yesterday imposed community detention and an indefinite driving ban.
Several members of an Asian family joined in assaulting a 14-year-old girl who had slept overnight at a friend’s house without telling the family.
Police have praised a teenager who called emergency services about a suspected prowler, which led to a man being arrested on charges of burglary and peeping and peering.
A Christchurch man is denying sex attack charges dating back more than 20 years and the case is heading for a jury trial.