Canterbury Police are appealing for information after two men forced their way into a man’s home in Christchurch and threatened him with a gun.
Dragon kite gets airborne at the annual Kite Day at New Brighton beach today. No crime in sight anywhere.
Kite Day at New Brighton beach. No crime in sight anywhere.
Canterbury Police urge anyone driving to events during Cup and Show Week to remove valuables from their vehicles before they set off.
Canterbury Police are urging the public to be vigilant for on-line and email scams in the wake of several recent complaints relating to fraudulent behaviour.
Police have arrested a 16-year-old youth and charged him with the murder of an elderly man at an Upper Riccarton address.
Two tourists have been admitted to Christchurch Hospital after an attack by a group of up to eight people in the driveway of their backpackers’ accommodation in the central city.
Over the last few weeks there has been an increase in the number of vehicle thefts and thefts from vehicles in the Riccarton area of Christchurch. The vehicles being targeted by opportunistic thieves appear to be parked either on the roadside or up driveways.
A cordon was set up around part of the New Brighton Mall area where a 72-year-old man was assaulted overnight.
The alleged victim of a violent home invasion has protested in court about feeling intimidated by two of the accused attackers as he gave his evidence.