One of the killers of Michael Valentine, who bled to death on his front lawn after being stabbed, has been declined parole.
An Invercargill mum who drove intoxicated with three children has sought help from Alcoholics Anonymous.
OPINION: This is why we need "degrees" of murder and corporate manslaughter charges.
Man who shot at police stations wanted to highlight "serious issues" at Palmerston North hospital.
Alleged victim adamant 'social pressures' were not reason sex took place.
Huge trove of stolen tradies' tools uncovered during Wellington drugs arrest.
Throwing glass bottles at a car's windscreen is a "foolish" way to react if you think you're being tailgated.
Judge rules man who served 14-year sentence still poses a threat to women.
Sarah Jane Arrow, 45, was four times over limit when she hit a pedestrian onto rocks. Now she faces a possible jail term.
Accused claims elderly woman who died in her house owed her hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Repairs to police cars cost $2.2m per year, but police maintain they have "generally excellent safety record".
A man who offered to plead guilty to a baby's manslaughter later walked away, acquitted of murder.
Armed police have been spotted near Queenstown with roads blocked in the area.
An Oamaru man has been sent to prison for indecently assaulting a 13-year-old girl.
Eugene Te Matau Nicholas could be in Tauranga, Tokoroa or areas of the South Waikato.
But at $25 a week it will take him more than five years to clear the bill for damaged car.
Some Auckland cops have ditched their police cars for bikes as they target inner city crime.
Gary McCurrach believed he had two deer in his sights when he pulled the trigger. He was wrong.
Gillian Bellamy and Kiran Bala were awarded the Police Commissioner's Certificate of Appreciation for stopping a frenzied attack on a 75-year-old woman.
No bail for West Coast beekeeper who waits trial on cocaine charges in Australian prison.
It was an attack over a dead pig and spilt beer.
A French tourist was arrested in Queenstown overnight for being more than four times over the drink-driving limit and in possession of a weapon, police say.
Scott Kuggeleijn allegedly lay on top of her, pinioned her arms over the top of her head and - despite her alleged protestations – raped her.
The 18 year old driver and his two teenage accomplices led police on a 40 minute pursuit in Hamilton before the car finally stopped with spiked tyres in the grass.
He's already done jail time for taking upskirt photographs, and has now admitted committing the same offence four more times.
Police are yet to identify the man who allegedly sexually assaulted a young woman near the University of Canterbury early last Friday morning.
The trial for a man accused of indecent assault has begun in the Invercargill District Court.
His offending was not as serious as cases involving explicit videos and images posted online, judge says.
Dannevirke's only Black Power member will be confined to his house for almost a year for driving offences.
A Southland man found guilty of rape has been jailed for seven years.