Mum acquitted after boss of upmarket bathroom chain got her jailed for theft.
A Hamilton liquor store was robbed by two men armed with a knife.
Police investigating allegation of sexual assault at a Serco-run prison in Auckland.
The welcome mat is being rolled out for some Australian criminals serving time in New Zealand prisons, despite their Kiwi counterparts being sent back in droves.
The sole attendant at a Caltex service station was uninjured in the robbery of the store on Friday night.
Self-proclaimed Maori land activists who seized Auckland office will spend weekend in jail.
No one knows how many victims are still out there.
Two women have been attacked by men they met via the Tinder app on dates in New Brighton and Sumner .
Police seek man accused of a 6-month crime spree in Wellington.
There was a stark difference between the man Stephen Wallace was and the man he wanted to be.
Hariboy Hetaraka's claim of self-defence has failed against a manslaughter charge.
Stephen Wallace's death revealed the devastation he left behind.
Officers took cover behind a police car as a man and woman opened fire in Auckland.
Man accused of 23 charges, including shooting a police officer, has pleaded guilty.
A tip-off has led to the arrest of a 23-year-old man in Cambridge following the seizure of 500 cannabis plants.
Man loses $45,000 after falling for elaborate romance scam on Facebook.
Judge warns offender of the rough treatment he could face in jail.
Man who conned millions out of notable New Zealanders says he's sorry.
Man who slashed the face of another was himself badly beaten on remote island.
After smashing a window with his car keys, man waits in police yard for officers to arrive.
Caregiver burned boy's tongue with hot spoon, cheek with heated poker and forced him to eat hot chilli peppers.
The sister of the man murdered by Phillip John Smith is calling for heads to roll.
Since June this year there has been an increase in burglaries and vehicle crime in several Whangarei suburbs.
The Salvation Army in Porirua has been hit several times by burglars recently.
Debt collecting firm with gang links will not face charges after police investigation.
Bryony Vickers lost personal possessions when her car was broken into but she wants her lecture notes back.
A Christchurch man who raped two elderly women and murdered one of them has been refused parole after 18 years in jail.
Series of failures acted as "links in a chain" to allow murderer and paedophile to escape overseas.
Police have logged dozens of firewood thefts across Otago and Southland.
An Auckland man has been jailed for importing drugs used to make methanphetamine.