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Watch: Oranga Tamariki caregiver accused of leaving boy at gang pad

The video claims the child was left there to be scared into behaving.

Watch: The Sinaloa Cartel is believed to be targeting our borders.

DEA says New Zealand is 'best market' in world for meth, coke

It warns the most powerful Mexican cartels are now targeting us.

Watch: The developers of the Mongrel Mob Defence app have been threatened.

Gang takeover of 'sacred' place prompts meeting

The road up Te Mata Peak was closed on Saturday due to an apparent patching ceremony.

Watch: The developers of the Mongrel Mob Defence app have been threatened.

Mongrel Mob 'intimidates' tourists in Te Mata Peak ceremony

Witnesses claim the gang members stopped anyone accessing the peak.

Sociologist Jarrod Gilbert on The AM Show.

Three men with possible gang ties arrested in Northland

Tensions have been rising after the shooting of a gang kingpin.

Four defendants pleaded not guilty on Wednesday.

Media personality in Comanchero case keeps name suppression

He entered a not guilty plea to one charge.


Defendants plead not guilty in Comancheros case

They embraced and shook hands when reunited in the court dock.


Chances of retribution for Killer Beez shooting 'high' - gang expert

Josh Masters is a charismatic leader with a lot of friends, gang researcher Jarrod Gilbert says.

A bullet reportedly hit the gang president's (right) vertebrae.

Killer Beez kingpin Josh Masters nearly paralysed during shooting

A bullet reportedly hit the gang president's vertebrae.

Watch: The critically injured man who was shot at a Harley Davidson dealership in Auckland is thought to be the leader of prominent street gang the Killer Beez.

Alleged gang boss shooter revealed

Akustino Tae has been charged with attempted murder.


Man shot believed to be prominent gang leader

The shooter is still on the run.

In March 2018, New Zealand Police organised crime group superintendent Greg Williams told The Project: "Stepping into New Zealand, they can make significant profits here through the sale of things like cocaine, methamphetamine, steroids."

Further arrests made in operation targeting Comanchero gang

Police say they've arrested another three people.


Black Power member praises police for Comanchero seizures, arrests

But he says more needs to be done to stop meth use in New Zealand.

WATCH: Lawyer, accountant allowed Australian Comanchero gang to launder money in Auckland - police

NZ gangs becoming more sophisticated, warns expert

It comes after assets were seized from Comanchero members in Auckland.

Watch: Greg Williams and Iain Chapman spoke to media about the Comancheros operation.

Police arrest lawyer, accountant who allegedly helped gang launder money

The Comanchero biker gang received help from white-collar pros, NZ Police allege.


Police update on the raids on Comanchero bike gang properties

Over $3.7 million in assets were seized in operation.

Winston Peters and Stuart Nash warned gangs against not complying with the new gun laws.

Ban gangs not guns - Sean Plunket

He accuses them of "raping, burglarising, selling drugs and having guns".

Black Power gang member Denis O'Reilly says the focus on gangs is misdirected.

Black Power member backs gun crackdown, says gangs not the problem

But others warn they won't be handing their weapons in.


Govt to be tougher on gangs with illegal weapons - Peters

"After this disaster, we are for real."


Police should seize illegal guns from gang pads

Dismantle the fences outside gang pads and seize control of the illegal cache of guns held by gangs, writes Duncan Garner.