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Archive posts from 2022

Defendant told ‘courts cannot save you’

Defendant told ‘courts cannot save you’

1 August 2022

A Cook Islands man has been sentenced to a week ... read more

Man accused of assaulting woman bailed under strict  conditions

Man accused of assaulting woman bailed under strict conditions

29 July 2022

A man who went on the run from the police ... read more

In brief: Court news

In brief: Court news

28 July 2022

Morey Vati entered a guilty plea to assault on a ... read more

Couple charged with assault and intent to injure over land dispute

Couple charged with assault and intent to injure over land dispute

26 July 2022

A couple assaulted another couple in Turangi over a land ... read more

In brief: Court news

In brief: Court news

22 July 2022

Name suppression for mental health. ... read more

Tunupopo denied bail again

Tunupopo denied bail again

22 July 2022

A man who was on the run from police for ... read more

Willful damage costs man over $1600

Willful damage costs man over $1600

20 July 2022

A man apologised in the Criminal Court at Avarua last ... read more

Court matters adjourned to later dates

Court matters adjourned to later dates

15 July 2022

The majority of the matters in the Criminal Court at ... read more

Alleged woman beater  remanded in custody

Alleged woman beater remanded in custody

12 July 2022

A man who spent nearly a week on the run ... read more

Longer prison time after successful Crown appeal

Longer prison time after successful Crown appeal

7 July 2022

A former National Environment Service director of finance convicted of ... read more

Driver blew over five times  the legal alcohol limit

Driver blew over five times the legal alcohol limit

5 July 2022

Cook Islands Police ended a ‘relatively peaceful’ long weekend with ... read more

Excess breath alcohol charges dominate court

Excess breath alcohol charges dominate court

4 July 2022

Five people were called into the Criminal Court at Avarua ... read more

Tourists caught up in drink driving incidents

Tourists caught up in drink driving incidents

27 June 2022

Two out of three arrests conducted by police overnight on ... read more

Rape trial continues, Judge back after Covid

Rape trial continues, Judge back after Covid

24 June 2022

A rape trial is back on in the High Court ... read more

Licences cancelled, hefty fines issued

Licences cancelled, hefty fines issued

24 June 2022

Two people have had their drivers’ licence cancelled for a ... read more

Judge tests positive for Covid-19, rape trial on hold

Judge tests positive for Covid-19, rape trial on hold

17 June 2022

The jury trial for a man charged with rape and ... read more

Drink driving offences dominate criminal court this week

Drink driving offences dominate criminal court this week

17 June 2022

Drink driving offences were the main focus of the Criminal ... read more

Rape trial reveals alleged victims aged under 12-years-old

Rape trial reveals alleged victims aged under 12-years-old

15 June 2022

A man charged with sexual offending has been referred to ... read more

In brief: Court news

In brief: Court news

14 June 2022

Joseph Wachter charged with cultivation of cannabis and possession of ... read more

Two-week jury trial of Raro man charged with rape starts today

Two-week jury trial of Raro man charged with rape starts today

14 June 2022

A two-week jury trial of a man who is charged ... read more