A man has been taken into custody as police investigate a woman's death in Papatoetoe.
Alleged bike thief caught after Christchurch student investigates the loss of his $12,500 bicycle.
Teens tried to steal from the people who "defended their right to walk down the street in freedom", RSA says.
One man charged after Invercargill taxi driver assaulted and his cab window smashed.
It is miracle no one was killed when a man drove at high speed the wrong way on the motorway, police say.
Man dragged woman into bushes, but her screams startled him.
A Southland woman who says her rape complaint was botched by police has labelled the new police code of conduct a smokescreen.
Jet skis, boats, and houses: an alleged drug importing ring could it lose it all after authorities seized their ill-gotten gains.
Arthur Taylor's claim that the election results for John Key’s Helensville electorate were unlawful has been dismissed.
Whanganui man avoided prosecution for shoplifting after police lost a flash drive with CCTV footage.
A fraudster with a split personality says she didn't realise she'd 'done it again' when she stole $5000 from Facebook customers.
Police investigating a sexual assault on Nelson's Maitai walkway find "items of interest" at the scene.
A former lawyer who helped TV personality Michael Barrymore get residency has been sentenced to further prison time.
The Supreme Court refused to hear Lundy's attempt to exclude scientific evidence from his retrial.
Police have seized 123 kilograms of methamphetamine in an Auckland drug operation.
Laptops containing contact details of union members have been stolen in a break-in at Unite Union's Auckland office.
A paedophile deported from Australia to the South Island will not be live in Oxford.
An accountant who gave evidence at Mark Lundy's retrial has ended up in the dock himself.
Teina Pora has officially lodged a claim for compensation for spending 21 years in prison after being wrongly convicted of rape and murder.
Most break-ins happen in parking buildings - so what can drivers do to deter the thieves?
Manawatu fraudster, who introduced himself to Sir Paul Holmes as an "armed maniac", admits kidnapping someone while on the run from prison.
He would be convicted twice of the Crewe murders, but Arthur Allan Thomas always insisted he was an innocent man.
Watchdog says police were justified in firing a shot and setting dogs on fleeing men.
Teenage learner driver's trail of carnage including a snapped power pole and a written-off ambulance.
The convicted killer dubbed the Black Widow has been denied the chance to appeal her convictions in the Supreme Court.
A 47-year-old serving a long prison sentence has admitted cheating $400k from ACC with false back injury claims.
Court of Appeal judges were divided over whether a jury should hear disputed evidence about the source of the tissue on Mark Lundy's polo shirt.
A man who took zoomed-in photos of women exercising has his conviction quashed.
Police are on the hunt for a man after a woman's call for help sparked an armed police callout in Auckland.
Former ACT party leader John Banks may be spared from facing a retrial over charges of filing a false electoral return.