A judge says police should investigate Around Again Cycles in Ferry Road because he has suspicions about the shop’s bike-buying activities.
A Moslem who was banned from going to the mosques in Christchurch because of his behaviour soon after the attacks on March 15, pleaded guilty to two charges in the Christchurch District Court.
A 47-year-old man is in custody on charges of crashing into 19 cars in central Christchurch.
A 51-year-old Nomads gang member has admitted a charge relating to an assault that led to the dying victim – stabbed or cut 14 times – being dropped off at Christchurch Hospital.
A man who used an imitation pistol to hold off police during a car chase has been allowed home detention.
A judge has ordered that prisoner’s “cultural identification” be officially changed from pakeha to Samoan as he begins a four-year jail term.
Christchurch’s courts rang to the sound of a waiata as a woman who stole brass plaques from a cemetery was told she had committed “an affront to all things sacred and decent”.
A heavily tattooed Killer Beez gang member who has admitted a prison yard assault has had eight months added to the jail term he is already serving for a dairy robbery.
A woman methamphetamine dealer has been jailed after a judge told her she had “blown” all the chances she had been given.
A 42-year-old homeless man charged with a central Christchurch robbery on Tuesday has been remanded in custody – which police said was what he wanted.