Robbery

Dairy robber jailed for armed raids

Dairy robber jailed for armed raids

A man who robbed the same Dunedin dairy three times may not have waved a knife at his victims, but the presence of the weapon undoubtedly ''inflicted terror'' on them, a judge said yesterday.

Appeal for witnesses in cricket bat robbery

A cricket bat-wielding dairy robber is being hunted by police in Christchurch.

Repeat robbery at pharmacy 'felt like Groundhog Day'

Repeat robbery at pharmacy 'felt like Groundhog Day'

It "felt like Groundhog Day" for the owner of a pharmacy targeted in an aggravated robbery on Thursday night.

Photo finish needed in race for stolen cellphone

Photo finish needed in race for stolen cellphone

A snatch and grab in broad daylight sparked an "Olympic" foot chase through central Dunedin yesterday.

Police seek information after pharmacy robbed

Police are appealing for information after the aggravated robbery of a Dunedin pharmacy this month.

Baby pushed over as mother robbed

Baby pushed over as mother robbed

A robber pushed over a shopping trolley with a baby in it so he could steal the mother's wallet outside a Tauranga supermarket.

Woman sought after city dairy robbed

Woman sought after city dairy robbed

Dunedin police are searching for a woman following an aggravated robbery of a dairy yesterday.

Getaway car also used in bag snatch

A stolen getaway car used in a robbery in central Auckland has been linked to an earlier bag-snatching incident.

Shopkeeper's face slashed in robbery

A Palmerston North shopkeeper's face was slashed with a knife during an armed robbery at the weekend.

Pump action shotguns used in bank robbery

Two men who used pump action shotguns to rob an east Auckland bank today got away with tens of thousands of dollars, including a mix of foreign currency, say police.

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