Dunedin police have decided against charging a cyclist involved in a collision with a child last week.
A woman who escaped a Dunedin house fire clutching her pet rabbit was treated at the scene for smoke inhalation.
Dunedin cycling advocates are calling for mutual respect between drivers and cyclists after a torrent of abuse was directed at local riders on social media.
A burglar helped themselves to the contents of a beer fridge in Maryhill, one of three burglaries and thefts reported this weekend, Dunedin police say.
Dunedin police say they are following several leads after a cyclist injured a young boy in a hit-and-run this week.
The Department of Conservation says it wants to speak to the surfer caught on video harassing sea lions at a Dunedin beach.
The Department of Conservation says its staff and contractors have been threatened or harassed eight times in the South this year, as anti-1080 activism ramps up across the country.
Police are investigating after a man made a suspicious approach to a child at Mosgiel Library.
Reports of people performing indecent acts in public continue to reach Dunedin police.
A firefighter rescued a budgie from a house fire in Dunedin yesterday.
The family of a toddler whose leg was broken by a cyclist in a hit-and-run is asking the man responsible to turn himself in.
Whitebaiting gear worth $1000 has been reported stolen from a property on the Taieri.
A good Samaritan who helped a seriously injured woman after her car flipped several times in Kaikorai Valley yesterday says she was lucky to survive the crash.
Senior Sergeant Trevor Thomson, of Dunedin, said the latest incident happened in Union St, Milton, where two diggers parked on a work site were siphoned of about 250 litres of fuel on Monday or...
Southern police are increasingly using the threat of Tasers to defuse charged situations.
A tourist has received a warning from their rental car company after being captured on video overtaking a car and cyclist on a blind corner on the Otago Peninsula.
A woman has sustained serious injuries after her vehicle rolled several times in Kaikorai Valley Rd today.
A surfer has been caught on camera taunting and throwing an object at a group of sea lions, the latest in a spate of wildlife harassment incidents on Dunedin beaches.
Fog in Christchurch has resulted in three cancellations affecting flights arriving at or departing Dunedin Airport.
Visitors to a Dunedin beach have been caught on camera posing for photos and dancing close to protected sea lions, as a local wildlife expert says such behaviour is a constant frustration.