A Dunedin woman has been found guilty of blackmailing a fellow boarding-house resident.
A man says he was swindled out of $400 through a crude honey trap at a Dunedin boarding house.
A man charged with setting a fire at Wakari Hospital, which caused several staff members to be hospitalised, has been found not guilty by reason of insanity.
A Dunedin man has been blasted by a judge for "literally drinking and driving".
An Australian cruise ship passenger accused of sexually assaulting a woman on a vessel bound for Dunedin has been allowed to leave New Zealand.
Police are door-knocking homes of previous offenders as a way to curb burglaries, as Dunedin experiences a seasonal spike in the crime.
For most fathers, getting a pair of socks might constitute a mediocre Father's Day.
Armed police responded yesterday to reports of a man in Caversham with a ''military-style'' firearm, which turned out to be a BB gun.
A 21-year-old man charged with robbery made a frenzied bomb threat in court yesterday - and everything carried on as normal.
Police have challenged the way judges fine drink-drivers as the first offenders of the year appeared in court yesterday.
Police dogs tracked four youths seen breaking into vehicles in South Dunedin at the weekend.
An Australian cruise ship passenger accused of sexually assaulting a woman on a vessel bound for Dunedin will remain in New Zealand for now.
A cruise ship passenger accused of sexually violating a woman aboard a vessel bound for Dunedin has been granted bail.
Four people have been arrested in connection with the aggravated robbery of a taxi driver in North Dunedin this morning.
Police are urging people to report suspicious behaviour after two accounts of a man acting indecently on Dunedin beaches this week.
A Japanese doctor accused of causing a Boxing Day crash in the Lindis Pass which injured five people will be allowed to fly home with his injured wife before returning to Dunedin to face court.
Changes to the police manual and auditing systems have been recommended following an internal review after an Invercargill police officer murdered his wife.
Two women and a man have been arrested and charged with robbing the Law Courts Hotel in Dunedin on Thursday night.
A woman has been left shaken after she was robbed at or near the Law Courts Hotel at midnight last night.
A Dunedin man who pointed a replica pistol at a teenage girl’s head and threatened to rape her has been jailed for more than five years.