An application to move the trial of alleged mosque shooter Brenton Harrison Tarrant away from Christchurch will be heard in October.
A teenager who defecated inside Clinton school during a burglary has been released on intensive supervision and will have to do 200 hours of community work.
An Opawa man’s heritage seeds project – aimed at securing the future of New Zealand’s food supply – has drawn a sentence of community detention and community work.
A judge has let Marcel Sydney Geros out on bail after hearing that he was in the process of handing back his Black Power gang patch when a car chase incident developed in New Brighton last week.
The Crown has dropped a race fixing charge against harness racing trainer-driver Nigel Raymond McGrath, and another man has admitted three drugs charges arising from the Operation Inca investigation.
The police have dropped all charges against two men who were accused of being part of any armed robbery gang operating around Christchurch, citing not enough evidence.
The delivery driver for a major synthetic drugs ring operating in Christchurch will pay a $5000 fine today and fly home to his wife and child in China tomorrow.
One of the men already charged with stupefying and sexually assaulting people faced 15 new charges in the Christchurch District Court today.
A man charged in relation to one of the police pursuits at New Brighton on Wednesday has agreed to be remanded in custody at two brief appearances at the Christchurch District Court.
A jury has rejected a Mongrel Mobster’s evidence that an unnamed associate had taken his car for a test drive at the time it was sighted at the scene of a home invasion robbery.