A teenager who saw his best friend killed by a train before Christmas has been acting up and has ended up in custody for several days.
A judge will give her decision on Friday on whether a discharge without conviction should be granted for a long-serving police officer who has admitted failing to handle $2750 in cash properly. [Updated report.]
Police and probation both opposed release on bail for a 21-year-old charged over a high-profile boyracer incident in which a police car was allegedly rammed in Deans Avenue early on Sunday.
A 27-year-old central Christchurch man charged with doing an indecent act in the women’s toilets at the Botanic Gardens has been granted a registar’s remand without plea at the Christchurch District Court.
A 53-year-old man was in pain after an unsuccessful operation at the time of the census in March and found the form filling “more than…
A year of offending and staying well away from the Court House when he was supposed to appear on bail has led to what must be the holiday season’s most ill-starred bail application.
A bid for release on bail has been delayed for a driver arrested for an alleged high-profile boy-racer incident in Deans Avenue at the weekend.
A 17-year-old youth who was caught minding an under-age girl working as a prostitute has been ordered to do 200 hours of community work.
“When you are languishing in the cells at the prison, you might find you are not very busy.”
A man accidentally punched his infant son in the head – leading to a hospital admission for observation – while assaulting his partner.