A 20-year-old woman has admitted the stabbing murder of Alicia Maree Nathan in an attack that began with an argument over music during a party at an Avonhead house.
An Uber driver told police he was “shocked” when a woman passenger asked him for sex on a journey to her home from a city bar.
A 32-year-old has given his account of how a one-month-old baby came to receive broken bones and brain injury while in his care, in a judge-alone trial in the High Court at Christchurch.
A judge has refused a man’s request to be able to pray at the Deans Avenue mosque after he was arrested twice for disorderly behaviour.
Charges continue to mount against a woman already at court over a stolen mail investigation.
West Coast building company Adam Campbell Building Ltd has abandoned its bid to keep its name suppressed after a staff member was killed at a worksite two years ago.
Name suppression has lifted on the fifth person charged in connection with the alleged murder of Shayne Heappey in Christchurch in December, and a tentative trial date has been set for March 2020.
A man who allegedly damaged three police cars in a Christchurch chase in December says he is feeling too frightened to come to the Court House in the city in the wake of Friday’s mosque shootings.
Broken bones on a baby only weeks old would not have shown up as bruises, a trial in the High Court at Christchurch was told.
A 19-year-old who shot fireworks out the window of a car, which started a $46,000 fire, has been sentenced to community work and reparations.