A sex offender is back behind bars after subjecting two of his co-workers to his lewd acts.
A tourist who caused a head-on crash which left another traveller dead wept as the court heard details of the case.
The man who filmed himself chipping a piece from Dunedin's waterfront tooth sculpture has walked away without a conviction.
A gang member who sold drugs and planned an armed robbery says he was trying to raise money to join his family in Australia.
On a first date it's best not to turn up drunk, or claim you are "dangerous", or fight with police, or feign unconsciousness.
A Dunedin man in the middle of a drinking binge groped a woman, then returned to her home to repeatedly lift her top, a court has heard.
A Dunedin doctor accused of killing a teenage girl has applied for bail for the fourth time.
A man who subjected his girlfriend to a sustained assault to avoid discussing their relationship has failed to dodge a conviction.
A car-swap gone wrong was the fuel for a man wielding a knife outside a South Dunedin fast-food restaurant, a court has heard.
A sex offender will remain behind bars for at least four more months as he waits for treatment for his predilection.
Police have confirmed they are at a Dunedin "location of interest" in relation to the Christchurch terror attack after a mosque shooter said in a manifesto he originally planned to target Dunedin's Al Huda Mosque.
On Wednesday, Taukiri Chris Keen was cleared of rape. Yesterday he was jailed for nearly three years for a raft of dishonesty offences.
A woman found with an ''extraordinary array of serious weapons'' has been sentenced to community work.
A man on trial for rape has had the charge dismissed after his accuser texted a witness before he gave evidence.
A sex offender's claim that he cannot remember the abuse - which took place over a 25-year period - is ''implausible'', a psychologist says.
An elaborate fake-kidnapping car-arson insurance job has landed two Dunedin mothers on home detention.
A woman's hysterical screaming following an alleged rape was so loud, she could be heard over her father's band practice, a court has heard.
A Dunedin chef who found another man in bed with his ex-partner attacked him and chased him down the street threatening to kill him, a court has heard.
A Dunedin man allegedly raped a teenager then asked her to be his girlfriend before dropping her off at home, a court has heard.
A murderer who has spent more than 16 years in prison still showed "a complete lack of empathy'' for his victim, the Parole Board says.