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

BOP man missing for almost a week

It's been almost a week and still there is no sign of a missing Bay of Plenty man. For the past four days search teams including trained search... Read More

Pounamu stolen from Kauae Cemetery

  A Rotorua family is appealing for any information about a pounamu stolen from Kauae Cemetery.   In a post on Facebook, Turene Jones is... Read More

Seven new officers for the Bay of Plenty

Seventy-eight new cops are graduating on Thursday at the Royal New Zealand Police College - seven of those are making their way to the Bay of Plenty. With... Read More

Large commercial meth lab busted in BOP

Police have uncovered a large scale methamphetamine lab in McLaren Falls, in the Bay of Plenty. This comes after a number of warrants have been executed... Read More

Serious firearms incident - Mangakakahi, Rotorua

Police report that a person has died following a serious firearms incident in Rotorua tonight. One person has died at a property in Mangakakahi,... Read More

Police offer $100,000 for information on murder

Auckland City Police are announcing a new $100,000 reward for information relating to the investigation into the unsolved murder of 22-year-old Mt Roskill... Read More

Serial groper jailed for five years

A serial groper who indecently assaulted 11 women joggers, and in a separate incident, posted an intimate photo of a woman on Facebook, has been sentenced... Read More

BOP mob killer found not guilty of murder

Shooting Mongrel Mob enforcer Lance Waite twice in the back was, according to Colin Jeffries-Smith's lawyer Mark Edgar, not a case of murder, but... Read More

Police investigating BOP forestry shooting

Amid the crack of bullets, Brett George remembers sprinting as fast as his legs would carry him.  For him, it's concerning to hear other... Read More

Public urged to help find stolen Jet Ski

  Telfer Marine Rotorua are asking members of the public to help them find a jet ski that was stolen from their store.   The marine business... Read More

Man charged with indecent assault

Police have arrested and charged a man with indecent assault after receiving a complaint from a member of the public. The 62-year-old man is believed... Read More