A woman who drove from Dunedin to Gore while almost six times over the legal limit has been sentenced to prison.
A drug dealer who produced thousands of pills — known on the street as "Pepper Pigs" — has been jailed for three years and four months.
The former head of Southern Victim Support, who was jailed for 14 years for sexually abusing a pre-teen boy, may die in prison.
A man who targeted some of Dunedin’s most salubrious suburbs during a lengthy burglary spree has been released from prison.
An academic who sexually assaulted an elderly woman at a resthome did not tell the university he worked for about the case.
A Dunedin teenager has been remanded in custody after being charged with the indecent assault of a woman and two counts of assault with intent to injure.
An Invercargill forestry worker has been charged with string of driving offences after a police chase through South Dunedin on Saturday.
Speaking to police after a drunken crime spree, Sean Andrew Roche told them the Holy Spirit had commanded him to commit the violent offences.
A recidivist violent offender with "a horrible history'' has added three more convictions to a long criminal record.
A Wanaka chef who was jailed for more than a decade after he stomped on a man's head more than 20 times has failed to have his sentence cut.
Family photos of a Dunedin businessman were found on a computer belonging to a government employee accused of harassing him, a court has heard.
A Dunedin business owner allegedly harassed for two-and-a-half years by a government employee has spoken of his fear during the ordeal.
A Mosgiel man has been found guilty of raping and sexually assaulting his stepdaughters for almost a decade.
A teenager has escaped jail for his role in an aggravated robbery after his willingness to turn on his friends and testify against them brought forth a guilty plea from one of the men.
A voyeuristic Dunedin paedophile who preyed on the children of vulnerable single mothers has been jailed for more than six years.
A government employee allegedly put a Dunedin businessman through "a living hell'' for more than two years - over a parking ticket.
A teenager has told a court her stepfather raped her more than 50 times but she was too scared to tell her mum because she did not want to break her heart.