Hamish McNeilly

Group assault victims being bullied online

Group assault victims being bullied online

A victim of a group assault says she and her friends are being bullied online by people linked to the teenage perpetrators.

Failed bearing caused derailment

A major rail derailment near Palmerston was caused by a failed bearing, it has been revealed.

Ice catches motorists

Ice catches motorists

A late frost caught out drivers across East and South Otago yesterday morning.

Mug shot mix-up frustrates

Mug shot mix-up frustrates

A police mug shot mix-up has prompted a frustrated Dunedin man to declare ''I am not a shoplifter''.

Footage appals victims

Footage appals victims

Police are working to interview six or seven people, all believed to be aged 15 and 16 years, following a vicious assault in Dunedin that was caught on video.

Police on hunt for knicker nicker

Police on hunt for knicker nicker

A burglar with a penchant for panties is targeting student flats, police warn.

Further car linked to fraudster Swann found

Further car linked to fraudster Swann found

A classic car connected to convicted fraudster Michael Swann has been found abandoned in a Christchurch street.

'Lucky' to survive cow encounter

'Lucky' to survive cow encounter

A Dunedin driver who crashed into a cow woke up in a smoke-filled car with an 18-wheeler truck bearing down on her.

$20,000 equestrian gear theft in Middlemarch

$20,000 equestrian gear theft in Middlemarch

A large amount of equestrian equipment has been stolen from a Middlemarch property.

Fewer armed offenders calls

Fewer armed offenders calls

Callouts for the Dunedin armed offenders squad have dropped dramatically.