A Christchurch man’s life spiralled out of control when he began using meth and associating with people a judge described as “dregs”.
A man who fled from police in a stolen car that ended up on its roof in the early hours of August 16 has pleaded guilty to three charges in the Christchurch District Court.
A man who led police on a car chase a year ago has now pleaded guilty to a long list of drug, weapons, and driving charges in the Christchurch District Court.
Bail was refused for a driver allegedly wedged and halted by police patrol vehicles in Cranford Street on Tuesday afternoon after a cross-city chase.
Gasps came from the public gallery as a man charged over a police pursuit that ended with a pile-up in Cranford Street appeared injured and bandaged on a video-link in the Christchurch District Court today.
John Oliver Jamieson has apologised for the desperate drive that put people at risk and ended with him crashed into a dog park fence at Rolleston.
A judge ruled out home detention for a 31-year-old driver with a previous manslaughter conviction, who has now got into a dangerous high speed chase and crashed into a dog park fence.
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.