A Rangiora man was stabbed to death during a drugs robbery gone wrong, the Crown said at the opening of the trial of two men charged with murder. (Updated report)
The Crown is seeking forfeiture of $2258 in cash found in the possession of a motorcycle gang member who has now admitted a methamphetamine charge.
An emotional apology to the family of a manslaughter victim was delivered from the dock by the man who kneed him in the head, causing a fatal brain bleed.
A two-week trial beginning April 13 has been set for a Christchurch woman charged with the murder of 30-year-old Cory James Protos.
An 11-year-old girl saved her own life by leaping from the moving car being driven by the 18-year-old man who had just raped and strangled her.
A Christchurch man has begun a 12-year 9-month jail term still maintaining his innocence on 20 child sex offences against two victims.
A woman dairy owner has been forgiving and philosophical about being the victim of a teenage armed robber.
A prison officer who smuggled tobacco for an inmate has faced losing his job and his income, but he says the worst thing has been the loss of his mana.
A woman has admitted using EQC cars, fuel cards, and a cellphone for her own purposes while she was on the staff.
Police won’t proceed with a prosecution against a man charged with an alleged bashing at a gang pad in Papanui.