More than 700 tickets to All Blacks Test cancelled

More than 700 tickets to next week's rugby Test between the All Blacks and South Africa in Wellington have been cancelled after being classified... Read More

Name suppression for toddler murder accused

The man accused of murdering a two-year-old girl has been granted name suppression The 37-year-old was charged with murder on Thursday, almost four... Read More

Murder charge in Little Waihi toddler case

Police have charged a 37-year-old man with murder following the death of a two-year-old girl in the Western Bay of Plenty. Nevaeh Jahkaya Whatukura... Read More

Woman charged following Tauranga stabbing

  A woman is facing one charge of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm after a stabbing in Tauranga.   Emergency services... Read More

BOP man arrested after spate of burglaries

A 27-year-old Bay of Plenty man is facing numerous charges following a spate of burglaries. Bay of Plenty Police say the man is appearing in Whakatane... Read More

Thieves target one-legged Tauranga man

A Tauranga man is desperate after mean-spirited thieves stole his firewood. “It’s a bit heart-breaking at the moment because I’ve... Read More

McLaren Falls death: trial set down for two weeks

"We've got you now." Those were the words used to taunt Mitchell Paterson as he lay dying in the back seat of a silver Subaru Impreza... Read More

McLaren Falls death ‘an accident’ court hears

They were only supposed to pick him up for a telling-off from a gangster, but instead Mitchell Paterson ended up dead and dumped over a waterfall. A... Read More

Dog blinded after being thrown at wall

A Mount Maunganui man’s moment of anger where he threw a dog against a wall, causing it to go blind in one eye, has ended with SPCA prosecuting... Read More

Suspicious fire at The Pizza Box

  Police are appealing for information following a fire at a food retailer in Paeroa last week.   The incident occurred at The Pizza Box... Read More

One in hospital following assault in Brookfield

One person has been taken to hospital in critical conditon following an assault in Brookfield. A message to the SunLive Facebook page says they saw... Read More

Early morning raids at petrol stations

Two service stations within a 35 kilometre radius were raided before dawn in the Waikato. Police were called to the first burglary at BP in Morrinsville... Read More

Million-dollar start to gun collection events

Police Minister Stuart Nash says a solid start has been made to the gun buyback and amnesty after the first weekend of community collection events. “Gun... Read More

Police unveil new Eagle helicopters

New Zealand Police has officially unveiled its brand new fleet of Eagle helicopters at a launch event at Onehunga on Friday afternoon. From July 1,... Read More

Sudden plea change over murder of Rotorua woman

The man charged with the murder of Rotorua woman Patricia Wallis has been convicted after a sudden change of plea in front of a packed court gallery.  Michael... Read More