Police are warning Fairfield residents that burglars have been targeting the Dunedin suburb over the past week.
A tour of the Otago Corrections Facility this week gave reporter Hamish McNeilly a taste of prison life.
An anti-violence campaigner was moved to tears by the actions of an inmate of Otago Corrections Facility yesterday.
Crystal meth and a large quantity of LSD were seized by police in an armed search warrant executed in Invercargill this morning.
The demolition worker who choked a Dunedin man to death in a bar toilet was a ''parasite'' who showed no remorse in court yesterday, a grieving uncle says.
A passenger on her way to work in Dunedin yesterday heard a ''pop'' and watched in horror as a bus window shattered in an alleged drive-by shooting.
Emergency services staff and pedestrians assist a 78-year-old woman pedestrian who was hit by a 4WD in central Dunedin yesterday afternoon.
The driver of a car which crashed, claiming the lives of two siblings, has boasted online about driving again as he touts illegal taxi rides.
The discovery of a historic waka unearthed from Papanui Inlet is a ''significant find'', a local kaumatua says.
The University of Otago student who set up a notorious social media page - where explicit images of young women were shared without their consent - proved media-shy himself yesterday.
A devastated family is demanding answers after a heavily pregnant mother of three died in Dunedin Hospital two days after she was sent home from Southland Hospital still complaining of chest pains.
A box containing an old train set - and what was believed to be a corroded mortar bomb - triggered a major police callout in central Dunedin yesterday.
Trust and confidence in Southern police is the highest in the country at 83%, according to a recent survey.
A phone call from a person concerned that a man might be armed with a firearm resulted in the arrest of two men in Dunedin.