Emergency services are at the scene of a crash on State
Highway 5 near Wairakei, Taupo.
The inquiry into the way the private sector jailer Serco is
running Mt Eden prison is studying whether violence there has
been "under-reported", says under-fire Corrections Minister
Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga.
The prosecution case of a Tauranga man accused of fleecing
more than $4.2 million from a number of people has been
transferred to the Auckland District Court.
Two patched Head Hunters arrested in early morning raids
today were already behind bars in Mt Eden Prison, adding more
pressure on the embattled private provider Serco and the
Scores of people felt an earthquake that hit 25km east of
Nelson this morning.
Much of New Zealand is in for a wet day, with thunderstorms
and even hail possible over Auckland.
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