A gang member’s lack of treatment in prison has been criticised by the Parole Board but he will remain behind bars.
A former Otago student who wounded three people in a bar attack has been refused parole because he requires more treatment in prison.
The first man in Dunedin to be arrested over breaching the Covid-19 lockdown took less than 24 hours to break the law, a court has heard.
An Otago rugby player who “loves big contacts” has been charged with drink-driving.
A teenager who left his girlfriend with a fractured cheekbone and covered in bruises credited her as being "staunch for a white chick".
A murderer who attacked another murderer while behind bars explained: "I just lost my self-control. I pretty much kicked him in the head."
A Clutha man violated a rugby player with a pool cue after the victim had danced to a team song with his pants down, a court has heard.
A Clutha man who admitted shoving a pool cue up a rugby player's anus has described the incident as 'a bit of a laugh'.
For the past eight years, former Waimate district councillor Sandy Mulqueen has made no secret of her pro-cannabis stance.
A Dunedin teenager who punched a Corrections officer during his court appearance will be released after 10 weeks behind bars.
The sentencing of the Bainbridges was one of nearly a dozen cases affected by a burst water pipe at the Dunedin District Court yesterday.
A Dunedin couple who scammed the University of Otago out of more than $220,000 can now be named.
A Mosgiel man has been fined $2000 for drowning eight feral cats.
The trial of a gang member accused of raping a woman to settle a drug debt has been abandoned.
A man who killed a Dunedin woman in her home while her toddler was next door will spend at least another year behind bars.
A Dunedin man allegedly raped a woman because her partner owed him drug money, a court has heard.
A shopper broke a supermarket’s Covid-19 rules then smacked a staff member with a bunch of bananas, a court has heard.
When police chased a Mosgiel man into a motel, they had him cornered. Tawake Matenga (35) had nowhere to run.
An enraged Dunedin man threatened to decapitate his victim and put their head on a fence post, a court has heard.
A gang member whose attack led to the death of a Dunedin man will be released from prison tomorrow.