A woman who says she's the rightful owner of a Chrysler stolen by a corrupt cop is taking police to court to get it back.
Man left with serious head injuries after being attacked by three men.
Thousands of cannabis plants and two firearms found in South Canterbury by police.
The day started out as a simple hitchhike to see family but would become one of New Zealand's most enduring mysteries.
Every hour someone is reported missing. Many return - but what about those who never do?
A Petone shopkeeper says his faith in police has been restored after a quick response to a burglary lead to an arrest.
It has taken over 30 years for his predator to be brought to justice. Now he wants to help others.
Man who stomped police officer to death has first parole hearing.
Child victims of sexual offending will no longer have to apply not to sit in court in front of their abuser, but are able to give evidence by alternative means under proposed law changes.
Police are looking into the finances of a Waikato social services provider.
A social worker accused of taking a boy in her care to a hotel for sex has trial aborted after lawyer indicates he cannot continue.
A well known racing family asks for charges of gaming fraud to be dismissed.
Two eastern Bay of Plenty houses have been seized due to being paid for with drug money.
Linda McElwee played possum to survive a brutal attack in her own home - all for cigarettes and an iPad.
New, lower alcohol limit seems to be working - and bars don't like it.
A man accused of slashing a stranger's face with a knife had previously been committed.
A man who calls himself "danger" has gone on trial for allegedly surfing on a taxi over Auckland's Harbour Bridge.
A passenger struggled to breathe due to fumes following a graffiti attack on an Auckland train.
Man on final stretch of eight year, nine month sentence for manslaughter of police officer, is again denied parole.
Man nearly seven years into eight year, nine month sentence for manslaughter of police officer, is again denied parole.
Eight more charges alleging historic sex offending have been laid against an Oamaru man who is already facing trial on another 48 similar charges.
A female Waipareira Trust social worker is on trial charged with having sex with a 15-year-old boy in her care.
Man appears in court after alleged unprovoked attack at a train station.
A home detention bid for a trout poacher has been denied.
A teen has been arrested in relation to a serious assault at a party in Dunedin.
Police are appealing to family of a missing Waikato woman who left a mental health facility without permission.
Man found not guilty of distributing objectionable material after admitting downloading child sex images.
Eleven hours after holding his newborn daughter for the first time, Deon Aaron Page was hearing how he nearly killed a woman.
Woman described as a fantastic mother sentenced to home detention for dealing meth.
Auckland teacher who masturbated in classroom to pornography during school hours found guilty of indecency.