Brothers who admitted ill-treatment of their horses have been slapped with 16-month jail terms and a five-year ban on owning horses by Christchurch District Court Judge Jane Farish.
A Reefton woman is fearful about the eventual release from custody of her husband, horse trainer Geoffrey Raymond Collis, who held a rifle to her…
Being held in prison didn’t stop – or even slow down – Brent William Charlton’s campaign of threats against his ex-partner.
An experienced corrections officer has admitted he was paid up to $3000 to smuggle compressed blocks of tobacco into Christchurch Men’s Prison inside his underwear for an inmate.
Lake Coleridge Village’s resident possum trapper will soon be back in action, keeping the high country settlement free of pests.
Police opposed bail for three men charged over a shotgun incident in Rawhiti Domain, New Brighton, last night, and a Christchurch District Court judge has remanded two of them in custody.
A teen burglar who got stuck inside an extraction vent may face a hefty bill for the damage he caused to the fish and chip shop.
A Rangiora man with a longtime drug habit has been told he owes it to his children to free himself from the “devil” of drug abuse.
Raconteur, actor, and a criminal lawyer Mervyn “Sticky” Glue was remembered with a special memorial court sitting where High Court and District Court judges lined up side by side.
A woman has indicated guilty pleas over an Edgeware stabbing incident which caused injuries to a man and the child he was holding at the time.