An 18-year-old Mosgiel man who admitted performing
"burn-outs" on Johnston St, Clinton, last weekend had his car
impounded by police yesterday.
A short but high-speed car chase in Dunedin, in which a
motorist allegedly fled from a police patrol car at speeds of
up to 137kmh in Mosgiel, ended when the pursued car turned
into a dead-end street, police say.
Police could have stopped a drunk driver getting behind the
wheel before he went on to kill three young people in
Taranaki in 2005, the Independent Police Conduct Authority
One hundred and sixteen people were arrested in Dunedin
during the first ten days of this year, with 34 of them
during the weekend.
A 38-year-old male motorcyclist has been killed in a
collision with a car in the Waitomo district.
Police are targeting criminals in the drugs trade as part of
a clampdown on methamphetamine and drug trafficking.
Police investigating an assault on a 15-year-old girl in
Timaru last night say they are treating the incident as
serious, even though she was unhurt.
A 52 year old man from Palmerston North collapsed and died
suddenly at Lake Taupo this afternoon.
A 31-year-old Dunedin woman has been released from
hospital after a man attacked her in her home in Argyle St,
Mornington, late last night.
As Constable Jeremy Snow lay bleeding in a south Auckland
driveway after walking into a hail of gunfire early last
Tuesday, the names Len Snee and Don Wilkinson ran through his
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