During a police pursuit through Christchurch, 46-year-old Teaahu Reti crashed through two fences and then jumped from the moving car and ran off while the car went on to crash into a third fence.
A 31-year-old man reached 140km an hour as he drove through a residential area in South Christchurch after a police patrol tried to stop him using its flashing lights and siren.
A 31-year-old Redwood man has denied a series of robberies in Christchurch through June in the Christchurch District Court today.
No bail application was made for a 31-year-old man charged with a series of Christchurch robberies, when he appeared by video-link in the Christchurch District Court today.
Losses of $39,000 damage from a police pursuit are left unpaid as Joseph Steven Rogers begins a rehabilitative sentence.
A motorcyclist who posted a video of his 220km-an-hour ride on YouTube was sentenced to a fine and disqualification for his “blatant pride in his riding”.
A rough sleeper caught after an alleged police chase through Woolston and Opawa on Thursday was excused his scheduled court appearance today – he’s still in hospital recovering from surgery.
While on the run from an assault in which his ex-partner feared he would kill her, a Black Power gang member was found by police at a Christchurch motel room with a loaded semi-automatic rifle.
A High Court judge has appealed for calm at a weeping, highly emotional court appearance for Darrin Ray Stewart who is charged with the manslaughter of an 18-year-old in a central Christchurch crash.
A motorcyclist who admits posting a YouTube video of his 220km-an-hour ride on Banks Peninsula will try to avoid a term of disqualification from driving.