Crime

Youth free wheeling from court

Thursday December 05, 2019

The court has let off a young motorbike thief without a conviction.

Witnesses lift truck

Tuesday December 03, 2019

Police officers and bystanders managed to move a pickup truck out of the way of traffic over the weekend after it crashed into a wall outside Infrastructure Cook Islands in Arorangi.

Man hurls bottle at woman, say police

Tuesday December 03, 2019

A man alleged to have thrown a bottle at a woman in the town area after a late-night quarrel has been arrested.

A jury will be asked today to decide whether a man drugged and raped a woman at his home or whether, as he claims, they had consensual sex. 

Beachside theft suspect arrested

Monday November 18, 2019

A male teenager who is facing multiple charges of theft has been arrested by police for failing to follow court orders.

Woman found by bike crash

Monday November 11, 2019

Police suspect alcohol was involved in an unusual motorbike accident.

Wheelie bad thief owns up

Saturday November 09, 2019

The owner of a red Honda Wave motorbike got a big surprise, coming out to discover the bike was there – but both wheels were gone.

Court briefs

Monday November 04, 2019

Hefty fine for excess alcohol

 A man who exceeded the alcohol limit for driving has been convicted and fined $450 by the High Court.

Thou shalt not steal

Friday November 01, 2019

It was Gospel Day – but at least one person hadn’t read the 10 Commandments.

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