Strip search case: ’No evidence’ attack was gang related

A corrections manager at Auckland prison says an intelligence officer told a meeting there was no evidence to suggest an attack on staff two days prior was gang related, but a strip search continued regardless. High profile prisoners Arthur Taylor...... Read More

Information appeal following shooting

Waitakere Police are appealing to the public for information following an incident in Massey where a firearm is believed to have been discharged. Police are investigating the incident, which occurred on Doone Pl, Massey around 8.20pm yesterday evening. An...... Read More

Woman admits part in kidnapping newborn

An 18-year-old woman has admitted her part in the kidnapping of an 11-day-old baby. Sydnee Toulapapa appeared this morning in the High Court in Auckland where she admitted charges of kidnapping and burglary. The charges relate to her taking an 11-day-old...... Read More

Lawyer censured and fined over misconduct

An Auckland lawyer who asked a woman lawyer to bend over through a window has been censured and fined $10,000. As well as the censure and the fine, John Revans Eichelbaum was ordered to pay $5000 in costs. In a separate matter he was also censured...... Read More

Police looking to locate missing Auckland man

Police are looking to locate missing Auckland man 29-year-old David Benney. David was last seen on Piha Road, Waiatarua at approximately 7.45am on Thursday 15 March, 2018. He is often known to wear baggy clothing which may include a zip-up hoody style...... Read More

Serious crash in Mt Roskill

One person has been seriously injured after a crash in Auckland this morning. Police are at the scene of a crash on White Swan Road, Mt Roskill that occurred just after 9am. A man pedestrian has received serious injuries, says a statement from...... Read More

Murder accused: Shooting was ’never deliberate’

The man accused of murdering his girlfriend thought the safety catch was on when he fired the fatal shot, a court has heard. Turiarangi Tai is on trial at the High Court in Auckland for the murder of Chozyn Koroheke, 22, at her Pakuranga home in April...... Read More

Most Aucklanders against Cup village wharf extension - poll

A poll suggests 70 percent of Aucklanders do not support a wharf extension for the America's Cup village on the city's waterfront. A new proposal released by the government on Wednesday includes a 45-metre wharf exension of Halsey Street Wharf...... Read More

Missing Mairangi Bay man found

The 65-year-old man missing in Mairangi Bay has been found and is receiving medical attention. Brennan Visser was last seen Friday morning when he attended an appointment at 10.30am. His vehicle was located parked nearby after it was towed...... Read More

Delays at Victoria Park flyover

Auckland motorists are asked to avoid SH1 heading south at the Victoria Park flyover following a crash. A light truck has crashed on the flyover and one lane is blocked. The truck driver is not injured. There are extensive delays due to the crash...... Read More