The owners of a slain labrador are offering a reward if it leads to the identity of his killer.
Road cordons have been lifted, but police still seek an armed man who fled after crashing a car in the Far North.
Too many young people in custody have found themselves in trouble because that's how they were brought up, student involved in new report says.
Defendants are identified before they get a chance to ask for suppression.
A man says his innocence was stolen more than 40 years ago, when he was just 8 years old, by a man his family trusted.
Attacked, harassed and threatened by beggars twice in as many days, Soren Olson says he's had enough.
A judge agrees with a convicted murderer that his legal papers can't be withheld.
Strangling his partner and breaching parole ruined the former drug dealer's early release.
A police constable needed surgery after an offender commanded his pit bull dog to bite him.
When found on a Hamilton building site the man made a run for it.
A Taser-wielding dairy raider – caught when the owners fought back – can look forward to release from prison probably in 2021.
Man on assault charge can't get a lawyer because they all know a witness - a security guard at the courthouse.
Two women left shaken after being indecently assaulted minutes apart while jogging in an Auckland suburb.
Hapu disappointed but determined to recoup stolen funds.
A man toting a sawn-off shotgun has had his robbery of an Auckland bank foiled.
A man who raped a drunk 15-year-old girl had spiralled into drug use after his father was killed in a one-punch manslaughter case.
He can't remember racial abuse being yelled from the car, from right next to him.
A shot was fired through a kitchen window of a Masterton house in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
A week and a half after a case involving three men started, it came to a sudden end.
The ex-Greens co-leader head of Greenpeace may avoid a conviction following an open-sea protest.
Prison guards will soon be allowed to carry pepper spray, and use it without getting permission from higher up.
Man accused of daughter's murder says he didn't do it.
He was shot accidentally in the shoulder, the emergency caller told police.
Stranger claimed to be sent by boy's father, in latest Auckland suspected abduction attempt.
Ref siphoned $13,620 from Waikato Rugby League Referees Association to feed his gambling addiction at the TAB.
Footage shows dairy staff attacking masked axemen with soy sauce and canned goods.
He broke through a window, grabbed alcohol and fled into a west Hamilton suburb.
About 5.30am, a father opened his door to the police. He was told his son had been driving and three friends were dead.
A man driving dark grey van allegedly approached a teenager walking her dog on Monday.
Man suffered fractured skull and was in hospital for a month.