Police are considering appealing a decision not to jail a man found with more than 1000 child sexual abuse images.
A man who put an advert on a website seeking underage girls for sex has been jailed.
Man who beat his young sons until they pleaded for him to stop avoids a jail sentence.
Even before he gets to his sentencing, Norton Lindsay Adams has earned a month in custody.
Teen and his father given final chances when they appear separately before the same judge today.
Woman with "Robin Hood" attitude who stole more than $4m is jailed for more than four years.
A fifth person arrested after a series of drugs raids in the Ashburton area this week has been granted bail after an appearance in the Christchurch District Court.
Teen been jailed for her part in an incident in which a Christchurch bus driver was beaten unconscious.
Block stars Loren and Tom Heaphy have turned crimebusters, spotting and pursuing a stolen car.
Woman can't be sentenced to home detention because her husband will not approve it.
A man has admitted using a nailgun to rob an Auckland branch of Kiwibank of $3040 cash.
A tidy burglar stacked dishes on another table before stealing a tablecloth and cash.
Inmate told judge he'd turn his life around, but his Facebook page showed he was quite at home.
Man who supplied scores of guns to gang members and sold meth to his own daughter has been jailed.
Man pleads guilty to his part in an advertising-invoice scam alleged to have cost its victims over $1 million.
Wave of burglaries across the Central North Island prompts police across the regions to work together to track down culprits.
The female drunk-driver who killed a teenager walking home from a party broke down in court.
Maori King son's co-accused should also be appealed, says legal organisation.
A Wellington trio broke in to a prison to have a party - and unsurprisingly got caught out.
A man who set fire to a foster care service had to be removed from the dock after receiving a hefty jail sentence.
The Crown loses appeal in the case of a woman who claimed she was raped by her ex-husband after he pretended to be someone else.
Police made mistakes in the Malcolm Rewa rape case, but there is "insufficient evidence" to say that prevented them catching him sooner.
The family of former detective Joshua Liava'a says they hold "no ill will" against the relative accused of their father's murder.
Ex-Air NZ staff member charged with smuggling P into New Zealand while working as a cabin attendant can now be named.
Friends and family farewell one of the men killed in a south Auckland pawn shop at the weekend.
Police net "significant" amount of drugs, cash after pulling over car as driver wasn't wearing seatbelt.
A man charged over a storage facility fire that destroyed hundreds of units is to go to trial.
Man out for an afternoon run came home with a bruised, swollen face and stitches.
Medical assessment for former policeman who fled country after retirement village failed.
Four bailed on drugs charges after police execute series of searches in Ashburton.