A young computer whizz may have had his dreams of overseas study dashed after a drunken crash on the peninsula.
A supposed weapon was revealed to be a paintball gun during a police callout in Dunedin this afternoon.
A Dunedin artist became enraged when he suspected someone had stolen $600 from him, a court has heard.
A group of Taiwanese tourists had a longer stay than expected in Dunedin after a crash on the West Coast, a court has heard.
Police caught three men in a North Dunedin property with a recycling bin full of frozen food and a television early this morning.
A man accused of killing a Dunedin couple and setting their house alight will likely go to trial in August.
Dunedin police say they are already seeing the effects of earlier closing times for the city's bars.
Southern police have begun deploying drones to crime scenes, but a civil liberties advocate has raised concerns over their use as a surveillance tool.
A prisoner who attacked a guard in a bid to get a transfer to a North Island jail got his wish - but it will come at a cost.
A man wielding a sawn-off shotgun in Corstorphine, a high-speed pursuit in Kaikorai Valley and a steady stream of domestic violence kept Dunedin police busy on Thursday night.
A Corstorphine woman says she was woken from a deep sleep about 4am to the sounds of an officer announcing the AOS had arrived and demanding the residents of the neighbouring home come out with their hands up.
A Dunedin man who used the prison telephone to try to arrange placing blame for a pending drug possession on someone else has been given a 20-month sentence.
In Sean Christopher Bardwell's meth-addled mind, the man desperately trying to get into the car was trying to kill him.
A colleague of a disgraced former Scout leader says his offending has set back the organisation by a decade.