A Dunedin man arrested on Friday for the alleged sale of drugs and conspiring to manufacture methamphetamine appeared in the Dunedin District Court on Saturday.
An arrest warrant has been issued for a Tauranga lawyer after she failed to turn up to court to answer drink-driving and related charges.
Queenstown bouncer Jonathan Dixon yesterday continued to deny he caused a Queenstown man to fall and crack his head on the concrete floor of a nightclub in the town last year.
A nephew of Mana Party leader Hone Harawira was on bail for a home invasion in which a 12-year-old boy was bashed and robbed when he took part in an aggravated robbery.
A Canterbury dairy farmer who was brutally murdered was dead before his body was set on fire, a court has heard.
A jury last night found Witeri Ahomiro Neketai guilty of murdering Tauranga businessman Gary Kimura - but acquitted his associate, Taonui Hiku, of manslaughter.
A Dunedin man has admitted offering to sell much of the ritalin he obtained in large quantities by falsely claiming he was a fisherman due to spend three months at sea.
A man robbed a Dunedin pharmacy twice within five months to get drugs to sell because he needed money, the Dunedin District Court heard yesterday.
A man arrested over a spate of home invasions targeting elderly women has appeared in the Auckland District Court today.
A young Milton man has been sentenced to almost six years' jail for a spree of offending - including kidnapping and aggravated robbery - which culminated in two high-speed police pursuits,
The friend and flatmate of teen killer Jeremy McLaughlin who helped him try and get away with the burglary and arson of murder victim Jade Bayliss' house has been sentenced to 200 hours of community work.
Timaru financier Allan Hubbard died in a head-on car crash caused by his elderly wife, not by the Mosgiel man accused of careless driving causing his death, a court has been told.
A Wanaka painter involved in a $1 million cocaine distribution ring dubbed "a Guy Ritchie plot line without the bloody ending" has been told that jail is an inevitable outcome.
Jailed National Finance director Trevor Ludlow will remain behind bars after the Court of Appeal rejected his appeal against his sentence.
A woman has been charged for driving drunk and causing the death of 17-year-old Shayna Kumitau in February.
Dominion Finance director Robert Barry Whale - who was acquitted earlier this year in a case brought by the Serious Fraud Office - has pleaded guilty and been convicted on separate charges for misleading investors.
A Briton who admitted arranging for 3kg of cocaine with a street value of almost $1 million to be delivered to his old schoolmates in Auckland has been sentenced to six and a-half years in prison.
Christchurch teenager Hayden Miles was killed before he was dismembered and buried at two city cemeteries, a court heard today.
A Dunedin teenager has been given two years' jail for robbing a south city dairy at knife-point last November. Luke Bradley Savigny (18) had admitted robbing the Sai Food Market Dairy in Prince Albert Rd while armed with a large knife.