Police have laid a murder charge against Liam Teau Ariki Strickland over the death of a pedestrian during a police pursuit incident in New Brighton on August 7.
A judge has let Marcel Sydney Geros out on bail after hearing that he was in the process of handing back his Black Power gang patch when a car chase incident developed in New Brighton last week.
A man charged in relation to one of the police pursuits at New Brighton on Wednesday has agreed to be remanded in custody at two brief appearances at the Christchurch District Court.
A man admitted setting three separate fires in his room in a back-packers hostel after he had tampered with the fire escape door.
A Wainoni man has been discharged without conviction for a dog’s attack that meant a fur seal savaged on New Brighton beach had to be euthanised.
Two men have been arrested on charges of robbing New Brighton’s Beachcomber Dairy in February.
A man admits offering cannabis for sale on social media until his New Brighton home was searched in a police raid on the King Cobra gang in August.
Two 19-year-olds were sentenced to over four years’ prison for their part in an armed robbery of a dairy in Templeton in 2016.
Jurors have been offered counselling after delivering five guilty verdicts in the trial of two men charged with the rape and sexual violation of a drunk teenage girl in 2013.
Two men who had sex with a drunk 17-year-old girl on a surf club roof said they believed “on reasonable grounds” that she was consenting to the activity, at a Christchurch District Court jury trial.