Four youths seen tampering with a car in Mosgiel have been apprehended by a police dog team. In another part of the city, officers uncovered another treasure trove of stolen loot in Dunedin.
A group of activists delivered a climate change report to a bank in Dunedin yesterday to protest its continued investment in fossil fuels.
A Dunedin man called police yesterday and threatened to remove his baby from a neonatal unit, citing concern over vaccinations.
Police have released the name of one of two people killed after a car and bus collided near Kingston.
A large late-night brawl outside a student pub marred an otherwise quiet Melbourne Cup day in Dunedin, police say.
A Dunedin man was on bail when he allegedly exposed himself to an 11-year-old girl during Guy Fawkes Night celebrations.
Two rescue helicopters were sent to a crash in Central Otago this morning which left two people with serious injuries.
An elderly Dunedin man was arrested last night after allegedly exposing himself to an 11-year-old girl while urinating on a picnic rug at a Guy Fawkes Night celebration.
St John is defending its decision not to deploy a rescue helicopter to help a German tourist as she clung to a windswept ledge high above the sea near Dunedin.
An alleged daytime fuel thief was caught by a vigilant Taieri farmer.
A Dunedin rest-home is up in arms after the "needless'' vandalism of their war memorial.
A daytime fuel thief has been caught red handed by a vigilant Taieri cow-cocky.
A house fire in Caversham was brought under control on Saturday afternoon before it could consume the home.
When centenarian Duncan Peat met Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern he shared a secret to his longevity which could easily be applied to politics.
A moment's inattention during a sneeze caused a driver to crash on the Otago Peninsula this afternoon.
Police say warmer temperatures in Dunedin are creating a more welcoming climate for crime and are asking the public to keep an eye out for suspicious behaviour around the city.
Guy Fawkes Night could be set to be a fizzer in the South.
Police are analysing a crucial piece of evidence in their hunt for the teenager who allegedly assaulted a pensioner in Dunedin this week.
As the weather gets warmer in Dunedin police are warning there are "more and more people out and about and doing weird stuff" amid reports of suspicious activity around the city.
A German tourist has described the fearful moment her companion fell at Tunnel Beach, slid down a rock face, and stopped herself just in time on a ledge high above the heaving sea.