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A Northland police officer has been charged with historical sex abuse.

Northland police officer charged with sex abuse

The man will appear in the North Shore District Court in January 2018.

A New Zealand man is currently before the courts in relation to the investigation that triggered the operation in the Philippines.

NZ Police help free children in Philippines from sexual exploitation

The abuse of the children was being livestreamed to international subscribers.

A police officer turns traffic away as the Makawera river flows on the road between Invercargill and Wallacetown caused by torrential rain, Invercargill, New Zealand, Tuesday, April 27, 2010. Credit:NZPA / Dianne Manson

Police want more firearms training

The Police Association has found one in five frontline officers are threatened with guns.

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Police prepare for violence ahead of silly season

Assaults in central Auckland reach an all-time high in the lead-up to Christmas.

A motorist captured the moment a truck brought Auckland's motorway to a standstill.

Southern motorway re-opens after truck jack-knifes

Watch dramatic video footage of the accident that stopped Auckland traffic.

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A night with the police during Operation Summer

Auckland police are cracking down on alcohol-related crime as the weather and the fights heat up.

He was finally stopped on Quail Pl and was arrested and charged with driving offences.

Driver flees police with child in car

A driver who failed to stop for police in Hamilton dropped his child off mid-chase but has now been caught and charged.

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Suspect drops off passengers during police pursuit

Good thing too - the south Auckland pursuit ended in a crash.

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Police organise women's recruitment drive

They're aiming for 50 percent female recruits by 2021.

A police officer turns traffic away as the Makawera river flows on the road between Invercargill and Wallacetown caused by torrential rain, Invercargill, New Zealand, Tuesday, April 27, 2010. Credit:NZPA / Dianne Manson

Two dead in crash near Stratford

The pair were killed when their vehicle rolled on private property.

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Waikato police showcase talents with 'CopCar Karaoke'

Now they're handing out fewer tickets, they have more time for lip-syncing.

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Armed police attending Papakura firearm incident

The incident occurred shortly before 7:30pm around Short Street.

Police encourage the public to report any window washers they see.

Teenage window washer killed by car in Auckland

Police encourage the public to report any window washers they see.

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White woman hits cop, told to write apology letter

People have responded that if the woman was black, "they'd be dead".

Ms Tolley's mother Cathrine told police "We miss Lois so much - this has devastated our family and her friends, they stole her future from her and all of us."

Lois Tolley killing suspects narrowed down to 12

Tomorrow marks a year since her brutal killing.

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Police no longer assessed on ticket quota

Waikato road officers will now only hand out tickets to those who really deserve them.

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Two dead in Auckland crash

Another two people have been taken to hospital.

Police have been looking all night for the missing woman.

Search underway for woman who failed to return from run

The British tourist left her home at around 8:30pm last night.

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Teens arrested after making Pretty Little Liars inspired threats

One high school student threatened to "shoot up the school" on the bathroom mirror.

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Search for missing Rangiora woman enters third day

Eight teams are searching the Ashley River area.