Crime

Police attend two accidents

Tuesday February 07, 2017

It WAS a positive weekend for the police on Rarotonga as no serious crimes was reported. Senior Sergeant Tuaine Charlie said police attended two motor vehicle crashes,

There are fears of date rape drugs being used to spike the drinks of female patrons at local bars.

A man described as a recidivist offender was given the benefit of the doubt and released on bail by Justice of Peace Georgina Williams at the Cook Islands High Court on February 9.

A man who broke in and entered the sealed container of the escaped prisoner and killer Chris Rimamotu of Titikaveka will be sentenced on April 19.

Thieves target night market vendor

Tuesday February 14, 2017

A Muri night market vendor has been left disappointed after thieves broke into his stall and stole some of his vital cooking utensils.

There has been rise in the number of younger Rarotonga couples suffering domestic violence problems over the last two years.

Assault charges outnumber others

Friday February 17, 2017

Assaults on females made up the largest number of cases presented in the Cook Islands High Court this week.

Court acquits woman over assault count

Thursday February 23, 2017

A female who was charged with common assault was acquitted in the Cook Islands High Court on February 21.

A woman charged with theft as a servant was given leniency and ordered to serve two years’ probation when she appeared in the Cook Islands High Court on March 8.

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