Wellington

One airlifted and critical following Manakau crash

One person has been airlifted to Wellington Hospital in a critical condition following a crash near Manakau. ​​​​​​​A police media spokesperson says the incident happened just after 11am. "Emergency services are responding to a...... Read More

Diversity strengthens mental health service

The changing face of local communities is being increasingly reflected by those working to support people with mental health needs. As greater Wellington region communities continue to become more diverse and multicultural, so too do the region’s...... Read More

Arrests following Lower Hutt search warrant

Two people are facing drug-related charges following a police operation on Lower Hutt. Police executed a pre-planned search warrant at a commercial address on George Street in Stokes Valley shortly after 6am. The search warrant involved AOS, CIB,...... Read More

Final push for Fraser Park

Members of the public have an opportunity to ‘leave a mark on Fraser Park’ by sponsoring an engraved brick or paver at the new sports centre due to open later this year. Hutt City Council has invested $9 million into the new $12 million...... Read More

Cordons stood down in Lower Hutt

UPDATED: George Street in Stokes Valley has reopened after Police carried out a search warrant at a commercial premises in the Lower Hutt area. "We are now speaking with the occupants and a search of the property is being conducted. "Police...... Read More

Police seek witnesses to suspicious house fire

Police are investigating a suspicious fire at a house in Cannons Creek, Porirua, on Saturday 7 April 2018. At about 4am, Fire and Emergency NZ responded to a house fire at 9 Northumberland Street. The fire caused extensive damage to the property and...... Read More

’No timeframe’ for re-entry to evacuated building

Tenants of the Wellington City building evacuated last week are still uncertain as to when they'll be able to re-enter the building. Up to 700 people were evacuated from the Boulcott Street building after a City Council engineer identified cracks...... Read More

Police looking for missing woman in Porirua

Police are seeking information concerning the whereabouts of Nicole Lisa Gee of Porirua who went missing at 10am today. She is believed to be in the Titahi Bay area. "Police have serious concerns for her safety. "Nicole was last sighted...... Read More