Name suppression for fatal stabbing accused

    The man accused in relation to a fatal stabbing at Edgecumbe on Wednesday will have his identity kept safe, for now. A 23-year-old man... Read More

Police launch homicide investigation in BOP

Police can now confirm a homicide investigation has been launched following the death of a man at an address on Hydro Road, Edgecumbe, this morning. Police... Read More

Man dies following incident in Edgecumbe

A man has died from injuries sustained during an incident on Hydro Road, Edgecumbe, this morning. Police were alerted around 8.20am, says a police spokesperson. "On... Read More

Wanted man arrested

A man being sought by Police has been arrested. Police have reported that the 49-year-old man they were seeking in the Eastern and Bay of Plenty districts... Read More

Police seeking Anthony Thomas

Police are asking for the public’s help locating 49-year-old Warakii Thomas, known as Anthony, who has a warrant out for his arrest.  A police... Read More

Man stabbed in chest near Rotorua motel

A man has been stabbed in the chest near a motel in Rotorua. Police and ambulance arrived at the Ace Motor Lodge, on the corner of Sumner and Fenton... Read More

Navy specialists and Police improving water search

Royal New Zealand Navy - RNZN - hydrographic specialists are conducting a search exercise with Police on Lake Taupo. The team, from Littoral Warfare... Read More

Firearms collection events in Rotorua

Police are encouraging firearms holders in Rotorua not to leave it to the last moment and to hand in their prohibited firearm/s and part/s at collection... Read More

Tauranga assault survivor speaks out

  WARNING: Some people might find the topics discussed in the video disturbing and viewer’s discretion is advised.    It will... Read More

Police investigating Rotorua burglary

Police are investigating a burglary in Rotorua this morning. Officers were called to a property on Bennetts Road, in Koutu, around 6am. A police spokesperson... Read More

Teen girl fends off knife-attack

A 13-year-old attacked in broad daylight in the Bay of Plenty used Brazilian Ju Jitsu to foil the crime. The Mount Manganui College student was attacked... Read More

Police seize millions worth of meth in BOP

Police have seized more than 60 kilograms of methamphetamine and arrested a man after carrying out a search warrant in Rotorua. Police executed a search... Read More

Search for missing BOP man continues

Enquiries are ongoing in the search for a Bay of Plenty man who has been missing since July. Andrew Gunn was last seen wearing a dark jacket and pants... Read More

Name suppression continues for murder accused

The man accused of murdering a two-year-old girl in the Bay of Plenty will keep his name suppression until his next court appearance. The 37-year-old... Read More

Fake cellphone stores on Facebook

Police are warning people of an intricate scam involving fake cellphone stores on Facebook. The online stores advertise sales representative jobs to... Read More