Memo Christchurch offenders: Failing to take your court dates seriously is likely to buy you time in the cells.
A 26-year-old facing a lot of burglary and theft charges picked the wrong day to get bored and creative in his holding cell at Christchurch’s sparkly new Justice Precinct.
“God” is allowed to go home. Judge Moses said so.
A woman charged with two house burglaries has been granted bail at the Christchurch District Court three days after a warrant was issued for her arrest.
Mum came to court to support her son’s application for release on bail…in spite of her recent death.
A 46-year-old was already on bail when police tried to stop his vehicle in early March, and they signalled him to pull over by using the patrol car’s lights and sirens.