A man who fired two blank shots from a replica pistol during an argument is being held in custody until May for sentencing.
A woman thought she was going to be killed along with two children in the car, when her ex-partner threatened to drive into a power pole unless she ended her cellphone call to the police.
A wad of wet toilet paper was used to block the lens of a security camera at Christchurch Men’s Prison before prisoners stabbed a man 11 times using pieces of wire as weapons.
An Auckland man facing sex and violence charges involving five children is being sent back north after his arrest in Christchurch.
A road-rager has gone to jail for three years after assuring the five victims he rammed upside down into the Avon River that they have no ongoing reason to be scared of him.