Should a severely disabled man's rights outweigh community safety, court is asked.
Amelia Rayner tried to grab her hat back from her alleged attacker. Now, she's fighting for her life.
Woman wakes to find a strange man in her Aro Valley home.
She woke up in an Auckland quarry to find a man standing over her with a bat.
Two men who tried to help a woman in a domestic incident were allegedly seriously assaulted on the West Coast.
He got angry, lost control and almost ran over a woman with his car.
Nelson court hears conflicting evidence after victim was hit so hard he somersaulted.
"If it's finally opened up you up to addressing your alcohol problem then that's a good thing."
Investigation after piggery deliberately burnt down.
After stealing from a trapped train, they decided to take everything back. But police were there.
The board said Zakariye Mohamed Hussein had "a good deal of work" to do before being released.
A teen rumoured to have slept with another woman's boyfriend suffered an inexplicably brutal attack, court hears.
Police looking for three knife-wielding men who assaulted an 85-year-old in his home.
Three stolen carloads of youths, one 12, are believed to be behind a ram raid and armed robbery.
He walked right out the door with $1700 but his crime was caught on CCTV camera.
The house on Clarkin Road was badly damaged after a car allegedly driven by Che Cooper crashed into it.
Police alleged burglar fooled motel staff into letting him have access to couple's room.
Graeme Brand ripped off a restaurant near a police station. Now he's starting a stint behind bars.
Fruit tobacco importer defrauded Customs for five years before being sent to prison.
Police name machete-wielding man shot dead by a police officer in Porirua.
The identity of an accountant accused of fleecing someone of $620,000 can be revealed.
She was disqualified from driving after causing a crash that killed her friend. But that didn't stop her.
Keith Mervyn Frank Green abused girls as young as 5 during a 16-year period of offending.
A father let his drunk son do a burnout with his car in the basement. Within minutes, their house was in flames.
Two 18-year-old Nelson men have been charged following a stabbing incident in Nelson.
Someone stole Jason Christensen's phone while he was being a good samaritan at the scene of a car crash.
Two inmates have denied attacking Corrections staff and rioting at Christchurch Men's Prison.
Sex accused agrees to remand behind bars before next court date.
He bit the end off another man's nose but won't have to prove good character to stay in NZ.
More than two years after being jailed, a Taranaki man's convictions are set to be reviewed.