Rangi is Corrections Minister George Angene’s chief executive.
He did not enter a plea.
The court heard that Police Commissioner Maara Tetava had requested more information on Rangi’s case. The matter was adjourned until June 4.
Police spokesperson Trevor Pitt said he could not comment on the particular case before the court.
“But generally my advice about refusing the Police is not a risk worth taking, because you will be arrested and will need to explain to the court. I call that stupidity.”