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Wellington, NZ
Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Caravan stolen with man still inside

A man sleeping in a caravan in Petone overnight got a rude awakening earlier this morning, when he realised he was on the move. Police were contacted by the man just after midnight, who told them that the caravan was being stolen, with him inside. This...

Person hit by bus in CBD

Police are in attendance at a serious crash in central Wellington involving a bus and a pedestrian. The crash happened shortly after 2.20pm at the intersection of Manners Street and Willis Street. One person has serious injuries and has been taken to hospital. Manners Street is currently...

Body Found Washed Up on Kapiti Coast

Wellington Police have recovered a body this morning, Saturday 28 January 2017, at Paekakariki on the Kapiti Coast. The man was found washed up on the rocks by a member of the public at approximately 9:15am. His death is not thought to be suspicious or self-inflicated...

Police training on Tuesday

The New Zealand Police will be conducting training exercises at the Arlington Apartments, Corner of Arlington Road & Hopper Street, Mount Cook, on Tuesday 22 May 2018. The training will take place between the hours of 8 am and 4 pm. You may observe Police carrying...

Man who set himself on fire outside Parliament dies in hospital

The protester who has reportedly been protesting silently around Wellington for weeks has died in hospital after he set himself on fire on the Parliament grounds yesterday. Witnesses previous to the incident said he was holding up a sign that was hard to understand. They...

$84,000 of Meth, 3 guns seized from Head Hunters Motorcycle gang

The National Organised Crime Group have disrupted yet another methamphetamine supply chain this week following the execution of seven search warrants targeting Head Hunters Head Hunters Motorcycle gang and their associates in the Kapiti-Mana and Tasman areas. Police recovered approximately 84 grams of methamphetamine with...

Kapiti Man Still Missing

Police are appealing for sightings of a missing 51 year old Kapiti man. Jason Jon Penny was last seen on Thursday the 5th of October at 7.30pm leaving work in Porirua. He left on foot, leaving his car in the car park with his cell phone...

Person Killed by Car in Wellington

A person has been killed after being hit by a vehicle on the Wellington motorway just before 6.30pm this evening. Traffic is being diverted off the northbound motorway at the Tinakori Road off-ramp. The road is expected to remain closed for some...

Source of Carterton School illness found

Police say fresh compost is the source of illness at a Carterton primary school last week. Emergency services were called to the school on High Street about 2.30pm on Friday with reports of an unpleasant smell and a number of ill children. “Police spent a great...

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