Organ donations from Steffan Pearce-Loe – killed in an accident with a hit and run driver on Gayhurst Road bridge – helped eight people, a Christchurch judge was told as he sentenced the driver.
A 33-year-old man charged over a police shooting incident in the Christchurch suburb of Richmond two weeks ago was remanded to April 1 when his case was called in the Christchurch District Court.
Name suppression was granted to a 56-year-old Christchurch woman charged with failing to stop after the accident that allegedly killed Steffan Pearce-Loe on July 5.
A Nelson 32-year-old was remanded in custody for sentencing after he admitted two police pursuits through Canterbury in May.
A Nelson man who allegedly failed to stop for police in two pursuits has been remanded in custody after a Christchurch court appearance.
A supporter in the public seating barked like a dog and another shouted Nazi Mongrel Mob salutes as an alleged police pursuit driver was remanded in custody overnight.
A man has denied the arson of a car which was found burning in the red zone at Burwood a week ago.
Andrew Shaw’s desperate dash through the red zone after a building site burglary has drawn a five-month home detention sentence.
Road workers scattered and were lucky not to be killed by Jarku Raymond Wallace’s high-speed escape bid along New Brighton Road, said a judge as he sent the disqualified driver to jail.
A man who looted a family’s home in New Brighton during a tsunami alert evacuation has met his victims and apologised.