Hamish McNeilly

Victim fought off attackers

Victim fought off attackers

A student who fought off two abductors on a mission to rape has made her parents ''insanely proud''.

Inmates relate to message in plays

Inmates relate to message in plays

Hard-hitting plays about the criminal justice system have won over the most hardened critics.

'Gutted' over loss of watch

'Gutted' over loss of watch

A Dunedin man is appealing for the return of his late father's watch, which he had had restored to wear at his graduation this Saturday.

Door-to-door salesman complaint spurs advice

Elsderly residents concerned about pushy salesmen can contact police to check their credentials.

Student charged over party drug haul

Student charged over party drug haul

A ''commercial enterprise'' of party drugs sourced over the internet and destined for the Dunedin market has been seized, police say.

Confusion ends with collision

Confusion ends with collision

Confusion about New Zealand roads resulted in a crash near Queenstown yesterday.

Call to open up on domestic violence

Call to open up on domestic violence

We need to talk about domestic violence. That is the message from Senior Sergeant Marty Gray, of Dunedin.

Victims' mothers still fearful

Victims' mothers still fearful

The Dunedin mothers of two women who nearly died at the hands of their male partners still fear for the safety of their children.

Collins backs suppression choice

Collins backs suppression choice

Victims of sexual abuse should be allowed to have details of their case made publicly available if they wish, Justice Minister Judith Collins says.

Stolen plates used in drive-off

A licence plate stolen from a Dunedin vehicle has been used in a petrol drive-off in Christchurch.