A bus driver who ran a red light and crushed a pedestrian’s foot has avoided a conviction.
A man who breached the country’s Level 4 lockdown rules was not playing for "the team of five million", a judge says.
A burglar who targeted Dunedin’s wealthiest suburbs and got away with $120,000 worth of items has been jailed for more than five years.
When Bryan Alexander Clarke’s foster parents noticed money missing from their accounts, he reassured them police would catch the person responsible. They did. And it was him.
A Dunedin woman who attacked an elderly nun and her brother during an LSD and booze binge has been denied parole.
A Dunedin gang member who committed a callous assault, which eventually led to the victim’s death, says the incident "haunts" him.
A man caught running drugs between the North and South Islands has been jailed for more than two years.
A Dunedin man posed as a priest while fantasising with others online about violating children, a court has heard.
A Dunedin man who posted an explicit photo of his ex-partner on Facebook after she met a new man has been ordered to pay her $500.
A woman who was sexually assaulted in her own home says it will take years before her mental health is repaired.
The District Court’s newest judge might be sad to leave her southern roots behind but her move north will be a spiritual homecoming of sorts.
A celebrity-endorsed supplement company has been fined almost $200,000 for deliberately mislabelling products.
A woman who was stabbed by her partner does not hold a grudge; she just wants her mate back, she says.
The prosecution of Otago Polytechnic after a carpentry student partly severed his finger has resulted in a landmark judgement.
A Milton man who racked up a slew of driving convictions over six months has been labelled "a menace" by a judge.