A diesel spill in Northland might have contributed to four
separate crashes on the roads this morning.
A police officer narrowly escaped injury this morning as he
was arresting a gang of ram raiders terrorising the
Christchurch suburb of New Brighton.
Calls are mounting for a change in legislation to allow
judges the power to dish out longer sentences in light of
revelations about the killer of Blessie Gotingco.
Eight complaints made to the Ministry of Primary Industries
about cruelty to rodeo animals last summer have been found
not to show breaches of the Animal Welfare Act.
A US doctor will tonight be informed his identity may have
been stolen in what is being described as a "sophisticated"
case of identity fraud by a man who allegedly posed as a
psychiatrist and worked for the Waikato District Health
A man has died after a crash between a fully laden logging
truck and a ute on State Highway 30 this afternoon.
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