A police officer has been found guilty of racially abusing a taxi driver in Queenstown.
The man who threatened the Hastings Work and Income office was carrying a knife.
Teacher with a 40-year career admits groping girls, and police are worried there will be more victims.
A former electrical engineer at the firm's Southdown power station has been charged with a $2 million fraud.
Grieving mum tried to call victim after hearing about Ashburton Work and Income shooting on the radio.
Police are seeking information about a vehicle seen parked near a burgled mechanic's shop.
Armed police are guarding the Blenheim Work and Income office after a phone threat today.
Man to attend hearings in Christchurch, Wellington, and Picton after series of boat burglaries.
Woman who stole from animal-rescue charity while she was treasurer gets permanent name suppression.
An Ashburton man stood quietly in the dock as he faced charges of murdering Susan Cleveland and Peggy Noble.
Elderly Christchurch cyclist left in full body cast after being hit by car.
Two boxes belonging to Kidney Kids NZ are among charity boxes stolen from Orewa businesses.
Farmer tips off police to suspicious man after two die at Ashburton Work and Income.
Man arrested after two shot dead
Police have found and arrested Russell John Tully in relation to today's fatal shootings at a Work and Income office in Ashburton.
The slaying of two WINZ workers slams home the reality that NZ isn't immune from deadly rampages.
John Henry Tully, 48, was wanted after the shooting deaths in Ashburton. But who is he?.
A man has allegedly made threats to people at Hastings' Work and Income office this afternoon.
A couple have been banned from directing companies for 10 years as part of a sentence for fraud.
Fear spreads through Ashburton after shootings leave two dead and police hunting gunman.
Policewoman accused of racially abusing taxi driver accused him of taking "a Kiwi job", court told.
Former MP Sue Bradford is being accused of using the Ashburton shooting for political "point scoring".
A Hamilton woman befriended an elderly man in order to steal his eftpos card, racking up nearly $90k.
A shoplifter's plans for passion were interrupted when he was caught in Queenstown yesterday.
The High Court has refused a police bid to seize the car and cash of a feared gang leader.
A customer trying to sue a prostitute for a refund has had a restraining order overturned.
Two Dunedin buses were shot at by an alleged drive-by shooter with an air rifle yesterday.
A Wellington poet who locked a woman in his shop and raped her has been jailed.
Police are seeking witnesses after a "well-known" offender committed indecent acts in sight of girl.
A doctor convicted of indecent assault against the two young children of a close friend has lost his medical registration.
A ''high-risk'' Timaru paedophile has been sentenced to 18 years' jail.