A man “just snapped” before he bashed his 74-year-old mother on the head four or five times with a saucepan and a frying pan.
A “Mommy and Clyde” robbery team have been handed lengthy jail terms for their raids on pubs in Christchurch and Dunedin.
A 40-year-old woman has admitted another alcohol-driving charge, just one year after being sentenced for drink-driving with her two children in her car.
A woman who injured her two-year-old son has now promised a judge that she will be a good mother – and her second child is due in October.
A mum left court smarting after a judge called her “a shocking role model” for her 22-year-old daughter who was standing in the dock.