Crime

Time for drug crackdown:MP

Friday December 14, 2018

The time for tiptoeing around the subject of whether hard drugs are present in the Cook Islands is over.

Youth course proves big success

Tuesday December 11, 2018

BLUE EDGE – the programme aimed at developing and strengthening young people – has marked the end of its inaugural course with a graduation ceremony.

No signs, no excuse say police

Tuesday December 11, 2018

Police officers operating a radar gun outside the police headquarters in Avarua are handing out fines to motorists for speeding, despite the fact there is no road sign indicating a reduced speed limit through the town area.

Call for safer driving

Monday December 10, 2018

Motor vehicle crashes are continuing their climb to an all-time record high this year thanks to another bout of accidents over the weekend.

Tourist accommodation facilities continue to be targeted by thieves as visitors fall victim to break-ins on Rarotonga each month.

The 38-year-old tourist who died in a motorbike crash at the seawall in Nikao on Sunday has been identified as Michael Kemp.

Truck riding rules raised again

Thursday December 06, 2018

Truck drivers who allow anyone to ride in a manner in which they are at risk or in danger will be liable for prosecution.

This year is already threatening to become the worst for reported motor vehicle crashes.

A male tourist who posted a video on Facebook of himself driving recklessly, drinking, speeding, not wearing a helmet and performing off-road stunts has been let off with a warning, provoking anger on social media from locals.

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