Hamish McNeilly

Are these yours?

Are these yours?

Dunedin Police are wanting to reunite stolen property with its rightful owners.

Mum and toddler escape car inferno

Mum and toddler escape car inferno

A mum and toddler escaped a fire which destroyed their vehicle in Gore today.

Three couch fires overnight

Three couch fires overnight

The Fire Service were called to three couch fires in the student quarter over night.

Book about Bain killings withdrawn

A new book about the Bain murders has been withdrawn from sale from a Dunedin bookstore.

Companies address fuel theft loophole

Companies address fuel theft loophole

A loophole which allowed a petrol station owner to covertly steal thousands of dollars worth of fuel, has been closed.

Devoy declines comment on foreign drivers issue

Devoy declines comment on foreign drivers issue

Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy has declined to comment on the issue of foreign drivers.

Petrol station owner stole fuel

Petrol station owner stole fuel

The owner of a Dunedin petrol station used his inside knowledge to covertly steal thousands of litres of fuel from petrol retailers.

Public warned off taking car keys

Legal experts, police, the Ministry of Transport, the Rental Vehicle Association and even Prime Minister John Key have now warned against the practice of snatching keys.

Key taker: 'You've got to do something'

Key taker: 'You've  got to do something'

An incensed Dunedin man took car keys from a tourist who had stopped to take photos on Otago Peninsula, causing eight vehicles to back up on the narrow road.

'Unprecedented demand' results in *555 calls unconnected

'Unprecedented demand' results in *555  calls unconnected

Unconnected calls to *555 on Saturday night were because of ''unprecedented demand'', police say.