Christchurch District Court

Christchurch GP Rakesh Chawdhry has been sentenced to four years and three months in prison.

Christchurch doctor sentenced for sex offences against patients

He's sentenced to four years prison.

A teenager appeared in Christchurch District Court on Thursday after he planned to ram a car into a group of people.

Christchurch teen planned to drive a car into crowd then stab them

The reason he did not hurt anyone was his lack of access to knifes - Crown prosecutor

Christchurch District Court

Emotional scenes at trial of Renee Duckmanton murder accused

Members of the public broke down as details of her death were heard.

Sainey Marong is accused of murdering Renee Duckmanton in May 2016.

Trial begins for man accused of murdering Christchurch woman

Her burnt body was found near the Rakaia River in May 2016.

Virginia Maria Beerens has been remanded in custody after allegedly stabbing a man in Christchurch.

Christchurch woman remanded in custody after attempted murder charge

A Man was stabbed and critically injured.

Rakesh Chawdhry (centre) is accused of assaulting the men over a four-year period.

Christchurch doctor denies indecently assaulting male patients

Rakesh Chawdry is accused of assaulting the men over a four-year period.

Theresa Soper's parties attracted up to 400 teenagers, some as young as 16.

Christchurch party mum charged by police

Police dispersed 200 teens from Theresa Soper's Halloween party.

Christchurch, Crime

Seven years' jail and deportation for rape

Parampreet Singh, 27, and Amritpal Singh, 25, were sentenced in the Christchurch District Court on Thursday.

Hudson received $246,871 between August 2000 and November 2015.

Christchurch grandma jailed for $250k benefit fraud

She neglected to disclose a change in her relationship status.

Christchurch, Court

Canterbury company fined $157k after workplace accident

It's one of the first punishments under the new Health and Safety act.

Court, Christchurch

Man changes plea for threatening MP

He claims he did not hear his charge read out in court, due to damaged eardrums.

Court, Christchurch

Murder accused abused in court

One of the accused looked towards the family of the victim with a smile on his face.

Police, Scribe

Warrant out for Scribe's arrest, again

He failed to show in the Christchurch District Court on Wednesday.

Christchurch, Airlines

Drunk airline passenger sentenced to 12 months supervision

She spat in the face of a flight attendant on a flight from Auckland to Christchurch in May.

Christchurch District Court

Scribe remanded on bail on five charges

His lawyer says he didn’t appear in Christchurch yesterday because he was stuck in Wellington.

The father was discharged without convection in the Christchurch District Court on Friday.

Father discharged without conviction for daughter's accidental death

Emily Saunders' body was never found.

Christchurch District Court

Officer breaks down in 2yo death trial

Constable Jackie Fyfe was the first to arrive after the toddler was shot at close range.

Christchurch, Court

Homeless man jailed for pretending to be gynaecologist

He conducted an "examination" on a 19-year-old woman.

Christchurch District Court

Alleged burglar caught on camera appears in court

An unsuspecting homeowner was able to catch the man in the act.

Christchurch, District Court

Mum shows support for son from her coffin

Despite her death, she still showed up to her son's court hearing in Christchurch.