An off-duty police officer beaten unconscious when he tried to break up a fight near his house in Tuakau, south of Auckland, was today reported to be improving.
Dunedin police are concerned about the wellbeing of a patient missing from Wakari Hospital.
An English tourist has been arrested and charged in relation to a stabbing at the Glenorchy Holiday Park early on Sunday.
A man is dead after crashing his car while fleeing police on the Gordonton-Puketaha Rd, north of Hamilton.
Police need their own bars so they are not hassled by the public when they socialise, their union says.
An 18-year-old woman was knocked unconscious in an incident yesterday.
Police are continuing to investigate a reported home invasion in North Dunedin on Friday.
Balclutha police issued five South Otago youths with $200 fines early on Sunday.
A 23-year-old man's driver's licence was automatically suspended for 28 days after a police laser unit clocked his car travelling at 177kmh on the Dunedin Southern Motorway, near Fairfield, at the...
Residents and businesses on Dukes Rd, near Mosgiel, say they have "had a gutsful" of boy racers damaging and littering the roadside and their properties and keeping them awake.
Police have commended the actions of two Dunedin constables who laid a complaint about the behaviour of colleagues last night found guilty of kicking a man who was face down on the ground being restrained.
A heavy police presence and a mostly good natured crowd resulted in a largely incident-free weekend in Dunedin, after earlier fears two major events could be a recipe for disorder.
He was lucky to survive being shot, and has lost his "best friend", but veteran police dog handler Senior Constable Bruce Lamb is still managing to maintain his sense of humour.
Police have charged four people with assault after a "brutal" attack in Dunedin yesterday, during which one teenager was bashed with a skateboard and another with a hammer.
Dunedin police are still trying to solve several recent assaults in the city.
Police looking for a gunman who fired shots in a Lower Hutt suburb last night are asking for sightings of two vehicles seen speeding away from the scene.
A fight on a north Oamaru street on Saturday morning developed into a brawl.
A 22-year-old man who was driving a car that crashed during a police pursuit last month, killing two people, has been charged with their manslaughter.
A drug dealing Kapiti Coast grandmother has been jailed for six years.