Kurt Bayer

Red flags missed before shooting

Red flags missed before shooting

Authorities missed many red flags before Bradley and Ellen Livingstone were killed by their father in their Dunedin home.

Grieving school plans tribute

Grieving school plans tribute

The tiny Dunedin school slain siblings Bradley and Ellen Livingstone attended is working with their devastated mother to plan a lasting memorial to their short lives.

Livingstone 'planned to burn house down'

Livingstone 'planned to burn house down'

Ed Livingstone's former wife felt "constantly harassed" and feared for the safety of her family in the months before he killed their two children and took his own life, according to court documents.

Commisioner's London digs costing $7500 a week

Commisioner's London digs costing $7500 a week

ew Zealand's High Commissioner to the United Kingdom is still living in a $390,000-a-year rented home in one of London's most upmarket districts while the official residence is for sale, almost a year after he took up the post.

'Port Hills Groper' avoids jail

'Port Hills Groper' avoids jail

A Middle Eastern refugee who grabbed, groped and licked female joggers on a popular running route in Christchurch has today avoided jail and been granted permanent name suppression.

David Bain marries daughter of close supporter

David Bain marries daughter of close supporter

David Bain yesterday married the daughter of one of his closest supporters during his second trial.

Flat wrecked in party mayhem

Flat wrecked in party mayhem

A Christchurch flat was destroyed in a New Year's Eve party that spiralled out of control via social media.

Victim's sister wants 'Black Widow' meeting

Victim's sister wants 'Black Widow' meeting

The sister of murder victim Phil Nisbet wants to meet his killer, Helen Milner, behind bars.

Beloved pet killed in hit and run

Beloved pet killed in hit and run

The driver of a car which unknowingly hit a dog moments after it had already been involved in a hit-and-run was horrified to find out the animal was not a "pothole", police said.

Dark past of 'black widow' revealed

Dark past of 'black widow' revealed

Black Widow murderer Helen Milner's first husband has broken his silence on their marriage - and revealed how she almost destroyed his relationship with their children.