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 Dunedin man was twice accused of molesting young girls before he was charged, a court has heard.
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.
A German tourist accused of trying to kill his girlfriend has had charges against him downgraded.
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.
When a Dunedin businessman broke off his three-year affair with an Auckland woman, she allegedly took revenge by harassing the wife of her former lover.
A Timaru man has been sent to prison for assaulting his former partner and threatening to kill her.
It took Peter Graham Brooks nearly a year to gain the trust of his victim.
A budding Dunedin novelist will have a few weeks of solitude to work on his latest book.
Two Dunedin burglars have managed to bring shame on four families, a judge says, thanks to their double-barrelled names.