Hamish McNeilly

Alcohol-fuelled couch fire

A couch fire was fuelled with ''moonshine'' in the student quarter early yesterday, police say.

5 vehicles burnt out in Dunedin

5 vehicles burnt out in Dunedin

Five vehicles were found burnt out across Dunedin yesterday.

'I could have killed them' - crash driver

'I could have killed them' - crash driver

A truck driver feared someone could be killed in a horrific crash at East Taieri yesterday.

Vehicles interfered with

Vehicles parked in Kaikorai Valley, Dunedin, have been targeted in the latest spate of crime in the Dunedin suburb.

Serious crash at East Taieri

Serious crash at East Taieri

Two people have been injured in a serious crash involving a car and truck.

Burglar hitting homes by night

Burglar hitting homes by night

A serial burglar in Dunedin is forcing aluminium windows and doors and stealing valuables as the occupants sleep.

City film fan has tweet time at Baftas

City film fan has tweet time at Baftas

A Dunedin film fan tweeted her way on to the red carpet at the Baftas.

$50,000 bounty for fugitive pair

$50,000 bounty for fugitive pair

A fugitive couple on the run from police sold their getaway vehicle in Dunedin, the man offering a $50,000 bounty for their capture says.

Police yet to decide whether to fill constable position

Police yet to decide whether to fill constable position

Police are yet to decide if a vacant constable position in Waikouaiti will be filled.

Haig may resume compensation bid

Haig may resume compensation bid

Rex Haig may again look at seeking compensation after the outcome of David Bain's bid. Mr Haig (67), who now lives in Dunedin, spent 10 years in prison for the murder of Mark Roderique, who went missing while on a fishing trip off Westland on Mr Haig's boat, Antares, in 1994.