Crime

A struggling Matavera man has been sentenced to probation and supervision for 18 months, after stealing $349 of gas, sausages, butter and assorted food.

A drunk young woman has been jailed after breaking into a motel room and alarming the tourist there.

Drivers continue to flout rules

Wednesday March 25, 2020

The court is heaving with drivers who continue to push the limits of police.

Prosecution of PM dropped

Friday March 20, 2020

Days before going the case was going to trial, a Demos political candidate has withdrawn his private prosecution of the Prime Minister and his deputy for chartering a private jet.

Driving offences increase

Monday March 16, 2020

Police prevented 19 people from driving over the weekend as a result of alcohol consumption.

Lawyer prosecuting Prime Minister has winning form.

Daniel Akama has been sent down for a long jail sentence, after breaking into On The Beach Restaurant in Arorangi, damaging the property and taking a safe box.

Motorist powerless to argue

Thursday March 05, 2020

A builder who knocked down a power pole with his pickup truck is now paying the price – literally.

Driver breath-tested at twice the alcohol limit tells JP he had drunk only two cans of Woodstock. 

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