A 30-year-old man has been charged with murder after the death of a 10-month-old baby boy allegedly injured in Hokitika on Tuesday.
A man has admitted supplying shotguns to a couple who had earlier been threatened in a drug stand-over incident, and he has been fined $1100 at the Christchurch District Court.
A judge has called a prisoner serving life for murder a coward for his surprise bashing of a Corrections officer in Otago prison.
Family say they will never forget Bradley Alan Lomax – executed on a shingle track along the Waimakariri River – and they will never forgive his killers.
10am sentencing in the High Court of Kasha William Gosset, 37, a landscape gardener, and Cody Derek Martin, 31, a drainlayer, who were convicted in…
Alleged mosque shooter Brenton Harrison Tarrant has denied all 92 charges arising from the March 15 attacks at two Christchurch mosques.
The driver who took George Sean Warren and a high-powered rifle to a Greymouth address where a cold-blooded murder of a woman took place has been jailed for four years eight months for manslaughter.
With tears and powerful words, a family told of the loss of Alicia Maree Nathan as her young killer was jailed for at least 10 years as part of a murder life sentence.
A Cobden man who drove George Sean Warren to the Greymouth house where he shot Hayley Jane Williams to death has admitted a manslaughter charge, six days ahead of his murder trial.
A second man, Daniel Gary French, has been charged with the murder of King Cobras gang member Luke Sears who was shot and killed at Charing Cross in October.