Jury deliberations begin over 2014 baby death

A jury set to decide whether the carer of a 10-month-old baby is guilty of murder have been told to ignore 'poor lifestyle choices' as their... Read More

NZ-based soldier charged with espionage

A soldier based at Linton in Palmerston North has been charged with spying, the Defence Force has confirmed. The director of Military Prosecutions... Read More

Škoda to supply new police cars

After a rigorous testing and evaluation process, New Zealand Police has selected the Škoda Superb as the new frontline police car. The more... Read More

One seriously injured following Kawerau incident

  A person has been taken to hospital following an incident in Kawerau this morning.   Police were called to the Kawerau South area about... Read More

Warning about online car selling fraudsters

  Police are warning the public to be aware of a common scam involving the purchase of vehicles being sold on Facebook marketplace.   In... Read More

BOP man left with head injury after assault

A Tauranga man has been left with a significant head injury following an assault in Taupo just before midnight on Saturday, November 7. Taupo Police... Read More

Calls for firearm register amid shooting incidents

The Police Association wants the government to hurry up its firearms register in order to stem the flow of guns to criminal groups. A 24-year-old man... Read More

From floofy pups to veteran crimefighters

The New Zealand Police Dog Trust Calender is back for its fifth year. The calendar is now available and is sure to be as popular as its previous incarnations. It... Read More

Trial begins for man charged with baby‘s murder

A murder trial for a man accused of killing of a 10-month-old has started at the High Court in Rotorua. Shane Claude Roberts, 61, faces one charge;... Read More

Operation Skipjack seizes $5m in controlled drugs

A two-month long operation into an alleged drug dealing syndicate importing and distributing controlled drugs has ended with the seizure of $5 million... Read More

BOP to get seven new constables

Seventy-six new cops have completed their training for the frontline and will graduate at the Royal New Zealand Police College in front of new Police... Read More

Alleged robbers fled on motorbike after robbery

Robbers allegedly tried to assault a person before stealing from them near a Bay of Plenty cemetery. Police were told about a robbery in Tāneatua around... Read More

Man charged in relation to assault on BOP police

A man has been charged in relation to an assault on two police officers at the Rotorua Police Station. Two police staff were taken to hospital following... Read More

Arrest made in relation to BOP stabbing

A man is facing charges after being arrested in connection to a stabbing in the Bay of Plenty. Police say they have arrested a 24-year-old and charged... Read More

Police bust money laundering operation

A Bentley, two Porsches and two Range Rovers have all found themselves on the back of a tow truck in Auckland today. The luxury vehicles, with the addition... Read More