Footage has been released of the aggravated incident at Westgate Shopping Centre, Massey.
Police are looking for five suspects and want the public's help.
Christchurch police are hunting for three men who tried to snatch her handbag.
He can be seen practicing kicks and punches before attempting to steal fishing gear.
Two women and a man are facing charges over the dognapping.
They attacked a pizza delivery man on Sunday night.
She was out for a walk when two or three females attacked her.
Police have arrested the assailant, who was seen with blood streaming down his face.
The suspect tied up a man in Stokes Rd last month.
The shopkeeper wasn't hurt, but he was quite shaken.
On average, in 2017, there have been 12 aggravated robberies a week.
He took off with a car at a Hamilton petrol station.
Employee thefts are also on the rise, new research has found.
CCTV footage captured his determined break-in and escape.
He's been robbed six times and even had a gun pointed at his face.
Police are still hunting for some of those involved following Hawkes Bay robbery.
Art was imitating life for the Casino actor as he tweeted the armed hold-up.