Cop charged with indecently assaulting teens

Last updated 16:30 05/05/2014

Relevant offers

A Hawke's Bay police officer is on trial for allegedly indecently assaulting five teenagers.

Adam Dunnett, 37, is alleged to have assaulted the young women while working as a lifeguard director at Ocean Beach between May 2011 and December last year.

The incidents are alleged to have happened at parties where alcohol was available.

Dunnett, a police officer for 10 years, has been suspended from duty on full pay.

He was working in the Flaxmere community.

The jury trial began at the Napier District Court this morning.

Ad Feedback

- The Dominion Post

Special offers
Opinion poll

Should an employee be allowed to keep their job despite testing positive for cannabis?

Only if it's a first offence

No, they should be dismissed

Yes, if they can perform their job then what's the problem

Not sure

Vote Result

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content

Follow us
DPT SM ICONS

Contact us Dominion

• Reporters: News, Business, Sport, Features
• Newsroom 0800 366 7678
• Website ideas:
Email or tweet us
• Place an ad: Email or call 04 474 0000
• Subscribe: Email or call 0800 50 50 90
• No paper: Call 0800 50 50 90
Start or stop your paper
• View the Digital Edition
• Make dompost.co.nz your homepage

Family Notices
Celebrations - Dom

Celebrations

View marriage and birth notices from around the region.

Deaths - dom

Death Notices

View obituaries from around the region.