Name suppression lifted for eighteen-year-old father of two charged with the murder of a Huntly man.
The last thing Faizal Kalim said to his toddler before she went missing with her mum was a promise to keep her safe.
A teenage shop lifter has been arrested in Otorohanga thanks to a police Facebook page and help from the public.
The alleged driver of a car involved a fatal crash in South Canterbury last month has been further remanded without plea.
A man has been arrested after another man was seriously injured when he was struck by a vehicle at a Waikato boat ramp.
An attempt to smuggle live reptiles into New Zealand has been sniffed out by a crafty beagle named Lilly.
Sex predator denied parole after expressing wish to remain in contact with prison pals.
Two 11-year-old boys who started fire that ripped through Wither Hills Farm Park, Blenheim, are referred to police youth aid section.
The family of an Opunake man stabbed to death have welcomed a guilty plea from his killer.
Tool boxes, generators and 540 blankets stolen from Civil Defence facility during break-in.
Murder-accused allegedly stayed night at co-accused man's house with bodies of mother and daughter in his car, court heard.
Man who taunted police on Facebook sentenced to six months in jail for breaching home detention.
A Christchurch restaurant is left out of pocket after an alleged thief swipes two beer kegs from the premises overnight.
Jail likely for North Canterbury man who grew cannabis in a room accessible by his three young kids.
Three bailed with no-alcohol clause after five men were charged with raping woman on same day.
Alaina Samuels watched in horror as her husband was run over and killed in front of her.
Police appeal for witnesses after a Hamilton woman was allegedly attacked and sexually assaulted by two men.
Father of seven Gordon Puketapu Hona identified as man who died after a suspected fight in south Auckland.
Man jailed for more than three years for "cowardly" domestic assault that cracked his partner's vertebrae.
The man accused of causing multi-million dollar loss in a fire at a Kilbirnie storage facility is expected to stand trial in December.
Good Samaritan Lucy Knight's recovery is on track after she was able to spend the weekend at home with her family.
A Christchurch school is on the look out after the heist of hundreds of plants set aside for fair.
Military police are investigating altercation at Burnham Army Camp that ended in a soldier being taken to Christchurch Hospital.
"I need a new mugshot," he said. "Let us help," police replied. What happens when the cops get cheeky.
A year on, police say they're still ''gathering information'' on teen gang the Roast Busters.
Detectives try to piece together how an infant suffered fatal injuries at a rural Canterbury property in August.
The Malaysian diplomat accused of a sex assault is due back in New Zealand next week.
US press freedom group offers support for Dirty Politics author Nicky Hager, raising more than $12,000.
Man dies after apparent fight at a Foodstuffs warehouse in south Auckland.
Charges are being considered after lengthy investigation into fatal crash on a Dunedin motorway five months ago.