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Amber-Rose Rush was found dead at her home on Cleminston Ave on February 3.

Doctor accused of Amber-Rose Rush's murder revealed

30-year-old Venod Skantha's trial has been set for March 2019.

Nathan Kraatskow, 15, was killed while cycling on a motorway off-ramp in Albany on Friday.

Family of 15yo cyclist killed in Auckland mourn 'guardian angel'

"We know he will watch over us," they said in a statement.

The man who died has been named as 31-year-old Joshua Paroci.

Queenstown rafting victim named

He was unable to be resuscitated, despite being given CPR.

Police take the offence seriously.

18yo woman arrested for altering student drivers' licences

The licences were apparently used to allow under-aged students into bars.


Search and rescue drill accidentally rescues lost trampers

During a routine exercise, a Tauranga team stumbled upon the disoriented group.

Constable Stu Rota and police dog Dakota.

'Don't try to outrun police dogs'

A suspected robber has found out the hard way it's not that easy.


Person killed as boat flips on river near Queenstown

It's the second time this year a boat has flipped on the river.


Wellington teen killed in police pursuit was in the car boot

Police said a couple of the six occupants "got out of the car to run off after the crash".


Asbestos dumped at kids' playground

The driver was caught on camera offloading contaminated building waste late at night.


Teen dead in crash after Wellington police pursuit

Six people were in the stolen car at the time.


New 'IRD' phone scam threatens victims with police action

Police are warning Kiwis to ignore the calls.

Media hype around Meghan Markle's father has overshadowed the royal wedding, some believe.

Police remove homeless people's sleeping bags around Windsor Castle

Their belongings are being taken away to clear up the streets.

Bushes near St Mary's Bay Rd.

Man charged following St Mary's Bay jogger attack

A 33-year-old man has been arrested.


One critical after car crashes into house

Emergency services were called to the Waikato property on Thursday night.


Weapon used in dairy robbery

Three men took off with cigarettes and cash from the Christchurch store.

Protesters have taken over Symonds St.

Huge protests at Auckland University over library closures

Protesters blocking Symonds St are calling for the Vice-Chancellor to resign.


Man charged after two killed in Northland crash

The 28-year-old faces charges of aggravated careless use causing death.


West Auckland incident involving armed police resolved

A local said she heard shooting.

Katrina Miles and her children were found dead at a private property in Osmington near Margaret River on Friday.

Australia massacre victim's chilling poem before killings

"I asked myself to save me and yet I could not."


'Domestic' turns out to be man arguing with parrot

Since no one was hurt, the officers left.