Fifteen shops in the South have been selected by police to receive heavily subsidised fog cannons to deter robbers.
A woman was seriously injured after falling from a wall near Knox Church in Dunedin in the early hours of yesterday morning.
A man has been arrested after the attempted robbery of a North Dunedin dairy yesterday.
Leaflets dropped in Dunedin letterboxes promoting anti-Semitic material are an insult to Holocaust survivors, the New Zealand Jewish Council says.
Police have been called to yet another suspected robbery at a Dunedin dairy.
A note found under the wiper of a damaged car in Dunedin yesterday suggests the drilling of its fuel tank was an act of revenge.
Otago educators have a range of concerns about the national certificate of educational achievement (NCEA), judging by a Dunedin workshop.
Another Dunedin mother has reported a drone hovering over her children as they played in their backyard, as families in South Dunedin and St Kilda fear the unmanned aircraft could be filming them.
Vandals ransacked a Dunedin church hall this week, in what parish staff are calling a wanton act of destruction.
Two brothers who initiated their father into freemasonry at a ceremony in Dunedin this week say they are thrilled to be able to bring him into their world.
South Otago emergency services were kept busy with two crashes in the Clinton Highway early this morning.
A woman is treated for smoke inhalation as firefighters watch after a small fire started in the bathroom of a Mosgiel home yesterday.
Times are tough for Dunedin dairy owners. Haunted by the spectre of armed robbery and faced with gruelling hours and ever-tightening margins, some are calling it quits. George Block reports.
A raid involving armed police in Ocean Grove has led to the arrests of three people in relation to the recent spate of armed robberies at Dunedin dairies.
Three teenagers are marched into the Dunedin Central police station after allegedly vandalising an abandoned office building yesterday.
Police have arrested three people in relation to the recent string of aggravated robberies targeting Dunedin dairies following a raid in Ocean Grove today.
Police are investigating after a body was found in a central Dunedin home early today.
The armed offenders squad descended on the Dunedin suburb of Tomahawk this afternoon while executing a raid on a property in the area.
Fire crews were called to a fire in a coffee roaster in Mornington this morning.
North Dunedin was the scene of a road-rage incident yesterday, when a motorist rammed another man's vehicle, before tearing the other driver's T-shirt during an altercation.