Auckland woman sentenced for murdering a man by setting fire to him in his own bedroom.
Man convicted on 29 dishonesty charges involving about $350,000.
A Nelson teen who stole from a good Samaritan who took him into his home is now off to whitebait and ride helicopters in Haast.
Man, 70, jailed for sexually violating children as a bus driver more than 30 years ago.
A life-long criminal responsible for our biggest art heist is in court in a bid to be released from prison.
Catholic priest admits charge of indecent assault on a male over 16.
Young girl's quick-thinking after gun pointed at her from car helps police identify and arrest man.
A former gang member on track to turn his life around gets 3 years for aggravated robbery.
Woman to appear in court on cannabis charges following search of Richmond property.
Ram-raiders smash into two gas stations in Auckland before crashing during police chase.
A former detective convicted of defrauding the New Zealand Pub Charity Sevens rugby tournament still has an outstanding balance to pay.
Police are upping their presence around Hamilton Lake after a series of incidents, including the rape of a schoolgirl.
A statue of women's suffrage campaigner Kate Sheppard with the signatures of more than 2000 people protesting against domestic violence has been refused a place in Parliament.
More than 30 people contacted police regarding Kaitaia man Michael Harris' sex assault case.
Man yelled at his brother to "get a gun" during struggle with intruder at their home, before brother was fatally stabbed.
Youth worker jumped on officer's head and swore at him while he continued his attack, court told.
Packets of cigarettes were taken in the early morning smash and grab at Paeroa Gas.
An Auckland police officer who was severely beaten while on patrol last year has returned to work.
A woman was assaulted in her home near Invercargill after disturbing an intruder.
A gun is believed to have been pointed at an elderly man in Tauranga today, followed by a "bang" noise.
News of indecent assault charge against priest shocks church congregation.
Huntly mother who left her children, aged 3,4 and 5, hungry and roaming the streets so she could go boozing has been jailed.
The rape of a 15-year-old schoolgirl at knifepoint in broad daylight at Hamilton Lake is the latest in a string of attacks.
Ivan Kendrick is starting to believe crime does pay.
A police investigation has found no sexual assault took place after a woman reported being raped near Massey University in central Wellington.
Former bank manager jailed for stealing money from customers 'loved' the high life.
Thanks to information from the public, police have today arrested and charged a suspected petrol thief.
A 50-year-old man will appear in court tomorrow for a kidnapping in Whangarei last month.
Police say they've been contacted by dozens of tourists concerned they may have been molested at a Kaitaia tourist lodge.
A man interviewed about a stabbing in Wellington has been released without charge, while the victim remains in hospital.