A Dunedin man has been cleared of sexually assaulting two women he met through Tinder.
Hospitality staff are nervous about walking home following a brawl on Wellington's Courtenay Place, which comes amid escalating anti-social behaviour in the city.
Managed isolation charges for returnees will come into force from tomorrow, after they passed their last cabinet milestone today.
An alleged offender turned up at hospital with teeth marks in his forehead after a teenager was headbutted and lost two teeth in an assault over the weekend.
A man allegedly forced his way through a fence into a Covid-19 managed isolation facility and had a conversation with a person who had returned from overseas.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern hopes a travel bubble with the Cooks Islands will be up and running by the end of this year.
Some New Zealand cancer patients are going without potentially life-saving treatment because of rising Covid-19 cases in Melbourne.
Harrowing CCTV footage released by Kiwirail shows Kiwis' near misses with trains as the organisation campaigns for Rail Safety Week.
Two 18-year-old females were parked by a Dunedin beach when a man pulled up beside them and allegedly began masturbating.
Two 21-year-old men have been charged following the crash which killed Thalia Jayden Newport (20) in Winton earlier this year.
A judge in a rape trial in which a man connected with his alleged victims through a dating app has urged a jury to avoid prejudice.
A popular video starring members of a volunteer fire brigade has been removed from social media due to its "nature and theme".
Legalising cannabis may put more pressure on police resources and, if the pricing system is not correct, could fail to dent the black market, the Police Association says.
Two 21-year-old men were taken to hospital on Sunday morning - both with head injuries - after a fight in central Queenstown.
After being diagnosed with cancer in February, six-year-old Brianna Steedman deserved to be treated like a princess for a night.
Teenage binge drinking has "dropped off the cliff" in the last 20 years but until now no-one really knew why.