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Driving public spoiled for choice this holiday weekend

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police say driving public spoiled for choice this holiday weekend

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 – 9:03am

Waikato

With skiers making the most of late snow on the mountains combining with holiday home owners making the most of warmer weather, Waikato Police are warning the region’s roads will be a lot busier this Labour Weekend. Read more »

Three seriously injured in “huffing” explosion

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Papakura
Three seriously injured in “huffing” explosion

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 – 7:16am

Counties Manukau

At about 8:20 pm on Moday 20 October 3 people went to the Papakura Police station for help after suffering serious burns in a gas explosion at an address in Sheehan Ave Papakura. Ambulance were called and the three were taken to hospital for treatment. Their injuries are not believed to be life threatening. Read more »

Investigation into death continuing

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Investigation into death continuing

Counties Manukau, 20 October 2014 – The investigation into the death of a 46 year old man at a commercial premises in Wiri on Friday afternoon is ongoing. Read more »

Double Murder Charges Filed in Cold Case Homicide

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Double Murder Charges Filed in Cold Case Homicide
Monday, 20 October 2014 – 9:01am

Counties Manukau Police have charged a 40 year old South Auckland man with two murders. Read more »

Update #2 – Gooch Place, Sommerville

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Update #2 – Gooch Place, Sommerville
Sunday, 19 October 2014 – 3:46pm

The post-mortem examination of the 41 year-old man who died after being hit by a vehicle in Gooch Place, Sommerville at about 2.15 yesterday morning, has been completed. The deceased was Richard Samuels, a 41 year old mechanic from Maraetai. Read more »

Update – Gooch Place, Sommerville

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Update – Gooch Place, Sommerville
Counties/Manukau Police have located and are speaking with the driver of a vehicle believed to have been involved in the fatal altercation in Gooch Place, Sommerville, at about 2.15 this morning. Read more »

Death – Gooch Place, Sommerville

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Death – Gooch Place, Sommerville

Counties Manukau Police are investigating the death of a 41 year-old man who died during an altercation at Gooch Place, Sommerville, in the early hours of this morning. Read more »

Package Destroyed – Counties Manukau

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Package Destroyed – Counties Manukau

At 5.40p.m. this afternoon Counties Manukau Police were alerted to a parcel which had been delivered to a courier company in South Auckland. Read more »

Wiri Death Considered Suspicious

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Wiri Death Considered Suspicious

Counties Manukau Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 45 year old man at a commercial premises in Wiri this afternoon. Police and emergency services were called to the scene just before 2pm after a man was found unconscious. The man died at the scene. Read more »

Police investigating death in Wiri

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police investigating death in Wiri
Counties Manukau Police are at the scene of an incident in Wiri where a man was found unconscious and subsequently passed away. Read more »

Waikato Police seek witnesses to Coromandel crash

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Waikato Police seek witnesses to Coromandel crash

Waikato Police investigating a three vehicle collision near Whitianga overnight are appealing for any of the several members of the public who stopped to give assistance, who haven’t already spoken to Police, to make contact with them. Read more »

Change to life jacket safety by-laws

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Change to life jacket safety by-laws”

In October the Auckland region Navigation and Safety By-laws will change in relation to the wearing of Life Jackets. Read more »

Random Acts of Pancakes in Christchurch today

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Random Acts of Pancakes in Christchurch today”

The Random Acts of Pancakes initiative hits Christchurch today, with the first random act scheduled to be at 7.30am and the last at 11am when the UCSA Tea Party starts! The project is being organised by Red Frogs, La Vida and the UCSA supported by the Christchurch Police Neighbourhood Police Teams. Read more »

Operation Kawau – Day 3

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Operation Kawau – Day 3″

Auckland Maritime Police will this morning resume their search for missing fisherman Nicholas Stubbs. Read more »

Operation Nitro – Arrests

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Operation Nitro – Arrests

Over recent weeks a team of investigators from North Shore Police have been working to identify the offenders responsible for fraud and dishonestly offences which resulted in a number of elderly women having large sums of cash taken from their bank account. Read more »

Whangarei man dies while scuba diving off North Cape

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Whangarei man dies while scuba diving off North Cape
The Police Dive Squad is searching the area where a scuba diver died in Northland yesterday morning. Read more »

Armed Carjackers captured – Mangere Bridge

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Armed Carjackers captured – Mangere Bridge – Counties Manukau”

Police have arrested two men and are searching for a third after an airborne pursuit by the police helicopter Eagle and an attempted carjacking in Mangere Bridge this afternoon. Read more »

Message to Waikato motorists: our roads are not a playground

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Message for Waikato motorists: our roads are not a playground

Waikato, 13 October 2014 – Waikato Police are urging motorcyclists in particular to take care after a spate of crashes and speeding incidents over the weekend. Read more »

South Western Motorway closed by crash

Press Release – New Zealand Police

South Western Motorway closed by crash

Monday, 13 October 2014 – 12:27pm
The Southwestern Motorway in Auckland has been closed following a serious crash at about 11 50 this morning. Read more »

Commissioner commends courage of officers

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Commissioner commends courage of officers
Statement from Commissioner Mike Bush:

I commend the courageous actions of the two police officers who confronted an armed offender at Waitakere Hospital yesterday. Read more »

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