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Wellington

Don’t try to outrun Police dogs

Saturday, 19 May 2018 – 10:07pm Three teenagers are in Police custody following the robbery of a dairy in Carterton at about 9.30am this morning.  The males, aged 16, 17 and 19, entered the dairy armed with a knife and made off with cash and cigarettes in a car that […]

Wellington

UPDATE 2: Fatal crash in Wellington

Saturday, 19 May 2018 – 1:47pm Police can now release the name of the teenager who died following a crash in Wellington early today. He was 15-year-old Bailey Patmore, from Cannons Creek, Porirua. Police would again like to extend sympathies to his family at this difficult time. ENDS Issued by […]

Wellington

UPDATE: Fatal crash in Wellington

Saturday, 19 May 2018 – 12:55pm Please attribute to Superintendent Sam Hoyle, Wellington District Commander: Shortly before 3am today, a dog handler driving north on State Highway 1 saw a small hatchback travelling at high speed, near the Terrace Tunnel. The officer followed the vehicle and established it had been […]

Wellington

Fatal crash in Wellington

Saturday, 19 May 2018 – 8:06am Please attribute to Superintendent Sam Hoyle, Wellington District Commander: A teenager has died following a serious crash in Wellington overnight. At 2:44am, a vehicle failed to stop for Police on State Highway 1, near The Terrace Tunnel. The vehicle was reported stolen the previous […]

Canterbury

Fatal Ashburton crash

Saturday, 19 May 2018 – 6:58am One person has died following a crash in Ashburton overnight. Emergency services were called to the single-vehicle crash on Wakanui Road about 3am. One person died at the scene and three others sustained serious to moderate injuries. The Police Serious Crash Unit is investigating. […]

Canterbury

Missing Fernside woman

Friday, 18 May 2018 – 7:11pm Police are looking for 30-year-old Rachel Larson who has been reported missing. She was last seen in Fernside and has not made contact with friends or family since  Tuesday 15 May. She is likely to be travelling in a Silver Ford Ranger with the […]