A full scale armed police
response was sent to the home of an unsuspecting teenager
after a member of the public reported seeing him wave a gun
out a car window - but it turned out the weapon was a
The weather is heating up, Christmas is drawing closer and
Kiwis are getting ready to hit the beach and enjoy the summer
Name suppression has lapsed for
a Marlborough man convicted of 35 crimes including rape,
supplying drugs and making objectionable images.
A stalker who terrorised a
former female friend destroyed her car by filling its engine
and petrol tank with cement that set hard.
A wealthy businessman who
chained up a woman in his "dungeon" and forced her to perform
sex acts has been jailed for 15 years.
A 17 year-old accused of a
vicious attack on an elderly Waikanae couple will spent the
festive season in custody.
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