Kurt Bayer

Cop's victims urged to come forward

Possible further victims of a crooked Christchurch cop are being urged to come forward after the former senior officer admitted sex and corruption charges today.

Cop guilty of 'disgraceful behaviour'

Cop guilty of 'disgraceful behaviour'

A Christchurch police officer told a suspected drink driver that any charges would go away if she performed oral sex on him, a court heard today.

Parole hearing for Ewen Macdonald

Parole hearing for Ewen Macdonald

Convicted livestock killer Ewen Macdonald has a second chance at securing his liberty next week.

Stolen car had baby in back

Stolen car had baby in back

A hitchhiker accused of stealing a car with a baby in the back pulled over and left the child on the side of the road, Southland police say.

Privately-funded search for Nina launched

Privately-funded search for Nina launched

A new privately-funded search for the missing yacht Nina is taking off this morning.

Armistice Day unites generations

Armistice Day unites generations

Old soldiers stood shoulder to shoulder with serving troops this morning to commemorate Armistice Day on the 95th anniversary of the end of World War I.

Ski tragedy: 'I screamed till I couldn't scream no more'

Ski tragedy: 'I screamed till I couldn't scream no more'

The skier who witnessed his fellow adventurer, compatriot, and "great friend" plunge 600m to his death near the summit of Aoraki-Mt Cook has given a first, harrowing account of what happened.

Woman still in coma after glacier fall

Woman still in coma after glacier fall

The family of an outdoor adventurer who fell 300m down a South Island glacier are worried as she has yet to recover consciousness after Sunday's accident.

Christchurch school mourns 'passionate' teacher

Christchurch school mourns 'passionate' teacher

A Canterbury school mourning the loss of a "devoted and passionate" teacher who was accidentally run over and killed by her husband last night.

Pike River: Work to recover bodies starts this weekend

Pike River: Work to recover bodies starts this weekend

Work to recover the 29 miners whose bodies are entombed in the Pike River coalmine begins this weekend.