New crime stats showed that last year burglaries jumped 16% to 74 182, that's a burglary happening every 7 seconds.
Woman who filmed altercation says police should be held accountable.
An increasing prisoner population is putting "significant pressure" on existing prisons, prompting Corrections to fast-track the building of more units.
Troy Taylor says he blames himself "every day" over Ihaka Stokes' death, but his conscience took hold too late to save the toddler's life.
He thinks his nets were dragged ashore by residents opposed to commercial fishing.
Police abandon chase after man drives in the wrong direction down Auckland motorway.
The teenager who alleges his former rugby coach molested him has been accused of "telling lies"
A man who sent a photo of his genitals to an 8-year-old has failed at an attempt to brush the incident off as harmless fun.
The 13-year-old was later attacked as she walked home.
Jamie Te Hiko brutally beat his partner before stripping her naked and lifting her into bed, where she died.
The Supreme Court is the last chance to reverse a driving suspension quandary.
Repeat offender Daniel Tairaki refused booze tests because he only recognised Maori law.
After attempted abduction in Porirua, residents say respite house brings too much danger.
He thought his girlfriend assaulted his daughter. He broke her finger - then claimed she consented.
Man and two teenage boys to appear in court over aggravated robbery of south Auckland liquor store.
Rotorua's first Maori police boss is from Lower Hutt. He believes "everyone deserves to have hope".
Meth the drug of choice in Auckland and Christchurch, police tests show.
Witnesses say birds were pecking at fish stuck in the nets that had washed ashore.
Duo behind a spate of car break-ins included medical training equipment in their haul.
Police are looking for a person who allegedly slashed a campervan's tyres in a road rage incident in Nelson.
Michael John Kight is in custody after allegedly inciting a child abduction.
Police to review arrest footage amid claims of excessive force.
Man punched and kicked his son after a call from his teacher with the intention to discipline him.
A woman who saw a man and his son getting pummelled with baseball bats thought they would be killed.
Police are looking for a vehicle of interest in their investigation into a spate of sexual assaults in Dunedin.
The driver had a cocktail of drugs in her system when she killed two people and injured a third.
Planks of wood with large nails sticking out have been found protecting a cannabis plot near a popular children's play area.
Opting for a stolen car with a nearly empty fuel tank proved a bad move for Jake Tairakena.
Echoes of the man Hemi Te Poono was accused of killing led him to attack prison guards and inmates.
Hamilton Police seek information to help identify those responsible for an aggravated robbery in Hamilton.