Crime And Justice

Labour's Stuart Nash has signalled his government is committed to reinstating some, or all, of the 111 road safety police removed by National.

Police Minister on his way to US, Mexico to discuss law enforcement

Stuart Nash will talk boarder protection and counter-terrorism with American officials.

01:19
The US couple who housed Nikolas Cruz, who killed 17 students last week, have offered their sympathy in a TV interview.

Video: 'This wasn't the person that we knew' – Couple who took in Florida massacre gunman speak out

The US couple who housed Nikolas Cruz, who killed 17 students, have done a TV interview.

02:04
Susan Austen is charged with assisting suicide and two charges of importing a Class C drug.

Police criticised for searches in case of woman accused of aiding friend's suicide

Susan Austen is on trial following the death of Annemarie Treadwell.

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A school and early childhood centre were placed on lockdown for a time today following the incident in Ahipara.

Northland school lockdown lifted as police continue hunt for gunman who fired shots at house

Police say it's believed the occupants of the property that was fired at were known to the offender.

02:05
The people were dead before the blaze began and a man known to the victim's has appeared in court charged with arson.

Man on arson charge now faces two counts of murder following Dunedin house fire

Police had said the fire likely did not cause the deaths of David Ian Clarke and Anastasia Margaret Neve.

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Australian police said today they have arrested three people and seized 330 kilos of drugs destined for the city of Adelaide.

Video: Aussie cops seize whopper 330kg haul of meth, worth over $280 million

Australian police said today they have arrested three people and seized drugs destined for Adelaide.

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Police are desperate to find those who carried out the attack at the Westgate Bowling Alley last month.

Watch: Thugs brandishing firearms confront terrified staff at Auckland bowling alley, ransacking cash register

Police are desperate to find those who carried out the attack at the Westgate Bowling Alley last month.

01:36
A funeral was held today for Jaime Guttenberg, a 14-year-old victim of last week's shooting at a Parkland, Florida high school.

Watch: 'She was only 14, she didn't deserve that' – tears at funeral of Florida school massacre victim

A funeral was held today for Jaime Guttenberg, a victim of last week's shooting.

01:46
In a first for the country, the anchor project of the Christchurch rebuild will see justice and emergency services reside under one roof.

Police move to new digs in Christchurch

They're relocating to the Justice and Emergency Services Precinct, known as Te Omeka.

01:47
The 24-year-old man confessed to raping and murdering a six-year-old girl in January.

Pakistan court sentences convicted serial killer to death

A 24-year-old man confessed to raping and murdering a six-year-old girl in January in a case that gained global attention.

Man, 22, charged with threatening to kill after gun incident in Central Otago

Police were called out to the small town of Omakau earlier this evening.

Aggravated robbery in Napier.

Man robs Napier Pita Pit restaurant at knifepoint

Police say the sole staff member did everything right and was not harmed during the robbery this morning.

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Body found in search for missing Hamilton man

A body found in Hamilton is likely to be that of missing 84-year-old man Raymond Stirling.

00:30
Survivors are recovering in hospital after three women blew themselves up at a fish market.

Trio of suicide bombers kill 20 at crowded market in Nigeria

Survivors are recovering in hospital after three women blew themselves up at a fish market.

02:06
The major development in the investigation marks the first criminal charges to be laid against Russians.

Thirteen Russians charged with meddling in US presidential election

The major development in the investigation marks the first criminal charges to be laid against Russians.

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Man in critical condition after teen-stabbing in Christchurch

Part of Northcote Road is cordoned off while a scene examination is carried out by Police.

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Man critically injured after Hamilton incident

A police investigation is underway.

00:09
Caleb Maraku was sentenced to 12 month’s probation over the November 2017 attack.

Kiwi man who escaped jail over sickening Gold Coast one-punch attack to be deported to New Zealand

Adelaide news site The Advertiser reports Maraku "laughed while taking selfies" after his sentencing over the November attack.

00:30
A brutal melee has played out in the foyer of the Carnival Legend cruise ship off the NSW coast.

Watch: Vicious cruise ship brawl erupts in Aussie waters involving passengers and crew

A brutal melee has played out in the foyer of the Carnival Legend vessel off the NSW coast.

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Whistleblower protection law being reviewed

Chris Hipkins says the whistleblower protection law needs to be strengthened.

Raw video: Armed robbers smash through glass security doors of Auckland jewellery store, terrorise staff

CCTV footage shows the men forcibly entering the Mt Roskill store, before fleeing with a large amount of jewellery.

Watch: 'President Trump, please do something' – mother of school girl gunned down by Florida shooter pleads for action

"You can stop the guns from getting into these children's hands," a devastated Lori Alhadeff told Trump, via CNN.

Florida shooting: 'Remorseful', 'sad' Nikolas Cruz went to McDonald's after killing spree

Cruz's lawyer also added her client was just a "broken human being".

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Cot clutter may have killed Sydney baby, Coroners Court hears

An inquest is examining the sudden deaths of two half-sisters.

01:57
Some employees at Russell McVeagh were accused of inappropriate behaviour towards two student interns two years ago.

Sexual assault allegations by female law students levelled at top Wellington firm

The incidents reportedly took place two years ago at social functions, and involved more than one woman.

00:42
At least 17 people are dead after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

'I heard gunshots, I thought it was firecrackers' - Students describe confusion during deadly Florida school shooting

Seventeen people are dead and a former student of the school is in custody over the massacre.

01:24
At least 17 people were killed in a shooting at a Florida high school raising questions over gun laws.

Watch: Florida's Governor totally refuses to answer questions on US gun laws after school massacre kills 17

Republican Governor Rick Scott is a public supporter of the National Rifle Association.

Woman charged with murder over man's New Year's Day death in Waikato

The woman appeared in Hamilton District Court today over Peter Savage's death.

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