An offender sent back from Australia is being monitored for two years by a Christchurch judge after trying to rob a dairy while armed with a 20cm knife.
Three men involved in the robbery of the Springston Dairy, stealing tobacco and cigarettes, were sentenced to home detention and emotional harm reparation to the woman working alone in the shop.
A 23-year-old involved in the armed robbery of two shops is in custody and facing a jail term when he is sentenced in December.
Police opposed bail for one of the two men charged over a robbery incident at an Addington dairy.
A church involved in a pork-meal fundraiser which has led to the prosecution of a dairy and its owner has made no offer to help with the legal bills nor the fine.
A church fundraiser has led to prosecution after blood splatter from pig carcases was found on other food stored in the freezer of a Stanmore Road dairy.
A teenager who was captured while attempting to rob the Campus Corner Dairy in Upper Riccarton has been jailed for one year ten months.
A 21-year-old Aranui man admits he was the disguised, hammer-wielding robber who was bravely tackled by dairy employee Ruchik Patel in Breezes Road.
A teenager accused of the armed burglary of the Campus Corner Dairy in Upper Riccarton has pleaded not guilty.
A 28-year-old woman has admitted fraudulently using a bank card taken only an hour earlier in a gunpoint street robbery.