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Arthur Taylor spoke with Lisa Owen at Waikeria Prison.

Jailhouse lawyer to jailhouse informants: 'I might come for you'

Arthur Taylor has a warning for "secret witnesses" who provide false testimony.

The sole survivor of the Whangarei shooting has spoken out for the first time.

Survivor of Whangarei shooting speaks out for first time

"I can't understand how I got out of there alive."

A 31-year-old man has been charged with murder following the death of a baby.

Man charged with murder after Upper Hutt baby's death

The five-month-old boy suffered serious head injuries.

Crown prosecutor Gareth Kayes told the jury the son used unreasonable force when he stabbed his father.

Jury retires to consider if son guilty of murdering father

The man admits stabbing his father but says he acted in self-defence.


'Serial killer' Hayden Poulter granted parole

He killed two sex workers and a massage parlour boss.

Dylyn Davis, 26, pleaded guilty to murder.

Man who beat girlfriend to death gets 20 years

The victim's family says it's not enough.

Aaron Cockman spoke to media for the first time since his four children were killed.

Father of kids killed in Australian massacre speaks out

Aaron Cockman says he still loves the man who shot his children.

Epalahame Tu'uheava was killed last week.

Third arrest in Mangere homicide investigation

Two men have already been charged over the alleged murder of Epalahame Tu'uheava.


Man pleads guilty to killing Kiwi mother nine years later

In 2009, police thought Linda Sidon committed suicide. Now they know the truth.


Police request public's help as Māngere shooting victim named

Investigators say there's little to go off in the hunt for Abraham Tu'uheava's killer.


'Tongan' police description leaves whole community feeling like suspects

A Tongan community leader says he's disappointed.

Police had already arrested seven other people over the death.

Mystery deepens over Invercargill man's murder

Jack McAllister died after an attack outside Stadium Southland.

The property was cordoned off and armed police guarded the scene overnight.

Homicide investigation after Whanganui death

A man in his 50s was found dead at a home on Sunday night.

Police say Riess is considered armed and extremely dangerous, despite her age and appearance.

US grandma murdered friend, stole her identity - police

A nationwide hunt is under way for "cold-blooded killer" Lois Riess.

Asifa Bano, 8, was raped and murdered in India.

Outrage across India after 8yo girl raped, murdered

The horrendous crime is believed to be part of a land dispute between Hindus and Muslims.

Which region had the most deadly crimes?

Official New Zealand murder map revealed

Which region had the most deadly crimes?

Kevin Krim (right) learned his children Leo and Lucia were dead via a voicemail message.

Dad learns kids are dead via voicemail after long-haul flight

Kevin Krim's two young children were killed by their nanny in 2012.

Police have launched a homicide inquiry into the death of Wainuiomata man.

Homicide inquiry into death of Wainuiomata man under way

A post mortem examination indicated he died from a gunshot wound.

Kelly Alex Donner

Police ask for help solving Flaxmere homicide

A photo has now been released of victim Kelly Alex Donner.

Auckland Lunatic Asylum, now better know as Unitec

Horrible histories: Auckland's dark and seedy past

Dens of sin and iniquity, hangings and humiliations - some of the city's most innocuous locations hide its darkest secrets.