A motorcyclist who admits posting a YouTube video of his 220km-an-hour ride on Banks Peninsula will try to avoid a term of disqualification from driving.
More than three years of careful work have gone into a difficult sentence for a night-time intruder with a deteriorating mental state.
Police allege a Hillmorton Hospital patient was trying to harm himself when he stabbed a woman nurse on Sunday afternoon.
After more than two months of industrial action, court sittings across New Zealand returned to normal this afternoon – at least for now.
A judge was left pondering what to do with a 73-year-old sex offender who has not offended for 40 years and has already completed his rehabilitation.
After a young man he knew took his car, sold it, and cleaned out his child’s savings for drugs purchases, Tumahana John Ponga administered some rough justice.
A 27-year-old says he robbed a Bryndwr service station because he owed a drug debt to a gang.
The Court of Appeal has rejected Sainey Marong’s claim that he was insane when he murdered Renee Duckmanton in May 2016.
A man whose shotgun threat caused a lockdown at the WINZ Sydenham branch has been jailed for two months.
A North Island-based company has admitted discharging contaminants which the Canterbury Regional Council said killed almost 1000 eels and fish in Belfast in April.