A tough new policy cracking down on beneficiaries with
unresolved arrest warrants has resulted in the issuing of
thousands of alerts, with more than 100 in the South.
The father of murder victim Sophie Elliott says the
Government is pretending to take a hard line with penalising
The historic waka unearthed from Papanui Inlet was used in
the 1500s, it has been revealed.
A man hit with a golf club yesterday and then kicked while he
lay on the ground in the Dunedin suburb of Mornington remains
in Dunedin Hospital today under police guard.
Police will bolster their presence in North Dunedin after
dozens of thefts from vehicles, and they are asking the
public to help catch the offenders.
Two men have been taken into custody after armed police were
called to a street fight in Dunedin this afternoon.
People holding tickets for the cancelled Monster Slide event
in Dunedin will be issued full refunds, the ticketing agency
A helicopter with a winch is on its way to Milford Sound,
after a person fell into water and could not get out.
The trouble-plagued Monster Slide has slipped away from
Police say they would prefer not to issue speed camera
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