Police have charged an Aranui woman with using a military style rifle in a robbery attempt in Auckland 10 weeks ago.
Police opposed bail for one of the two men charged over a robbery incident at an Addington dairy.
A Nelson mother has been granted home detention after a noticeable change of attitude since she menaced a Christchurch drug dealer who had sold rock salt instead of crystal meth.
A man and woman convicted by a jury of the manslaughter of “AJ” Arran Gairns at Ashburton have both been jailed for three years seven months.
Two young men who were seen as role models in their communities have gone to jail for the armed robberies of two dairies.