Christchurch District Court

Christchurch District Court

Child sex offender jailed for 17 years

A Judge disagreed he was at a low-risk of reoffending.

Scribe, 39, appeared in the Christchurch District Court on Friday.

Rapper Scribe to stand trial for domestic-related charges

He pleaded guilty to wilful damage but denies six other charges.

Dougal Boyd and Benjamin Donaldson appeared in the Christchurch District Court on Thursday.

Real estate agents took crayfish from reserve for office party

They hope to escape without conviction.

Sainey Marong was sentenced to a minimum non-parole period of 18 years in jail for Renee Duckmanton's murder.

Renee Duckmanton's murderer appeals conviction

Sainey Marong was sentenced to life in prison for her murder in April.

Cecelia Ellenbroek outside the Christchurch District Court on Thursday.

Christchurch trustees plead guilty to $500k fraud

The couple used money for those with intellectual disabilities to fund overseas travel and cigarette purchases.

Shirley Johnston pleaded guilty to fraudulently obtaining 13 commissions from the council for work she did not do.

Real estate agent admits $150k property fraud

She claimed commission from the council 13 times for houses she never sold.

The men used the company BlackfortFX to dupe 900 people into the scheme.

Chch man in $8.3m Ponzi trading scheme jailed

Around 900 people were duped into the scheme.

Shay Barry Webster was jailed for five years and three months after pleading guilty to the manslaughter of Terry Smith.

Killer sent back to jail for breaching parole

Shay Barry Webster pleaded guilty to manslaughter in 2013.

32-year-old, Jaimey Leigh Fellows was killed in the crash.

Driver of fatal crash near Christchurch travelling around 200kph, police say

Passenger Jaimey Leigh Fellows was thrown from the car as it barrel-rolled.

Repeat offender, Michael Mamea, 31 has been jailed for three years and two months.

Fleeing Canterbury kidnapper jailed for over three years

Michael Mamea hijacked a car with a man sleeping in it.

Christchurch District Court

Man accused of stabbing police dog pleads not guilty

Kosmo received a blood transfusion after the attack, which ultimately saved his life.

Royce Edwards has been fined $1000 for streaking at the Warriors vs Manly Sea Eagles game in Christchurch.

Warriors streaker fined $1000

He did it to 'win a trip'.

Arena Capital Limited director Jimmie Kevin McNicholl called the company BlackfortFX.

Man scams $8.3 million out of 900 in Ponzi trading scheme

He pleaded guilty in Christchurch District Court on Thursday.

Two Christchurch police officers were laying road spikes on QE2 Drive, near Marshlands Rd, to stop the 27-year-old man.

Fleeing motorist who drove at police officers arrested

Police were laying road spikes when he drove at them.

Chelsea O'Byrne, 13, died in August last year in a suspected suicide.

Teen ordered to delete Facebook accounts after schoolgirl's death

The family of dead teen Chelsea O'Byrne say they forgive the girl.

Libor Lasek, 47, was sentenced on 44 charges relating to building service companies.

Chch builder jailed for stealing $1.5m in employee tax

All five of the companies he involved in the offending are now in liquidation.

Rex Lawrence Wilson has sentenced to 12 years in jail on Wednesday.

Former CYF worker jailed for sexual abuse

He was found guilty of 15 charges.

The 18-year-old boy says he has taken up golf as part of his rehabilitation.

Teen who planned Christchurch terror attack has taken up golf

He told the Judge it was 'favourite activity' in his rehabilitation process.

The 52-year-old man was giving massages at Christchurch Dance School when the alleged incident took place.

Dance school masseur in court on sexual violation charges

The Dance School has been granted name suppression.

A Christchurch man has been charged with sexual violation.

Christchurch dance school masseur charged with sexual violation

The 52-year-old man will appear in court tomorrow.