A 24-year-old woman denies involvement in the theft of a trailer-load of luggage from a group of Chinese tourists.
Name suppression was granted to a 56-year-old Christchurch woman charged with failing to stop after the accident that allegedly killed Steffan Pearce-Loe on July 5.
A man who yelled “I will be there soon with my gun” while WINZ staff were on the phone has admitted a charge of threatening to kill and is in custody for sentencing.
Name suppression has lifted on a Christchurch businessman, Nigel Terrance William Thompson, facing 67 dishonesty or tax charges.
A man was shotgunned in the leg at a Hornby property after a confrontation about recent burglaries.
A 24-year-old drink-driver who killed his passenger in a crash near Methven has now begun his sixth jail term.
A peacekeeper who witnessed the aftermath of the Srebrenica massacre during the Bosnian War and then worked as a prison officer, has now been jailed for 12 years for child sex abuse.
Rapper and hip-hop artist Scribe will join in the war against methamphetamine – even while he faces sentencing on a charge of possessing the class A drug.
Violence and alcohol had become a way of life for the 24-year-old woman who has now begun a life sentence for the Christmas Day murder of her partner with a stab to the heart.
A little more freedom will be allowed to a teenager who once plotted a terrorist-style attack in Christchurch, as he works through his two-year supervision sentence.