Penalty for breaking cell phone driving ban "should be doubled", Wellington City Council official says.
They zoomed through the streets of Melville.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a 49-year-old man was assaulted on Sunday morning in Hastings.
Teen driver refused to stop for close to 35km, leading police on a lengthy chase.
New film about domestic violence aims to teach immigrants it's not normal.
Cissy Chen's husband, who was acquitted of her murder, is heading back to court over a multimillion-dollar estate.
He murdered his wife's Tinder date in a jealous rage in Sydney. But his reign of terror began here.
It was only the courage of his victims that brought military predator Robert Roper to justice.
Harriet Campbell was 14 when she attracted the attention of the teen who would terrorise her.
Man in a 4WD with tinted windows threatened the Christchurch walker and told her to get in his vehicle.
He was robbed at knifepoint, but a Waikato resident doesn't want the tourist leaving with only that memory.
Selwyn Day sentenced on a charge of assault with a weapon - namely a Nissan Navara.
Shane Cortese was travelling with his son on an Auckland train when they were robbed.
Two people in balaclavas threatened a Domino's pizza worker with an axe and a hammer.
Two hit-and-run crashes - one after a police chase - have left four people injured in south Auckland.
It's been over 30 hours since a woman snuck out of hospital while under Corrections supervision.
We break down the key points from Mark Lundy's Court of Appeal hearing.
A woman is seeking ACC for the mental effects of having been a battered baby.
A judge has dismissed a charge against a Dunedin noise band musician who sparked a bomb scare in the CBD.
Two burglars disturbed in the act are the latest in a spate of crime in northern Wellington.
Black Power members jailed after Rotorua gang shoot-out.
The operation targeting the Head Hunters' Christchurch pad is linked to a major police investigation.
The thin blue line will get a splash of rainbow, if plans to introduce compulsory LGBT education for recruits goes ahead.
A car was taken in the early hours of the morning, driven a kilometre and lit on fire in a stranger's driveway.
The man who bludgeoned Millie Elder-Holmes' partner to death with a sickle in an Auckland gang fight will stay behind bars.
"I would never do that," he told the court.
A Southland woman who ripped off her employer and an organisation she did voluntary work for did it for the "feeling she got", rather than the $30,000 she obtained, a judge has heard.
A 34-year-old man faces two fresh charges after being arrested last month for alleging shooting a woman at a home in Canterbury.
A Southland woman stole more than $100,000 from her employer because she wanted to start her own business.
After two rape trials ended with guilty verdicts, two Indian men now say they'll do their jail time before their deportation.