Justice Headlines

Police concerned as gun held to man’s head

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police are investigating an incident on 17 January 2017 where a member of the public was stopped by gang members and a shotgun held to his head. Read more »

ACT challenges Judith to drain the green-washing trough

Press Release – ACT New Zealand

The $3.5 million handed out via the Low Emission Vehicles Contestable Fund is simply corporate welfare, says ACT Leader David Seymour. Read more »

Wairarapa Police focusing on cycle safety

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Bike helmets, and ensuring theyre worn, will be the target of Wairarapa Police in an upcoming operation focusing on cycle safety in the region. Read more »

Proposed extension of Kaikōura shellfish and seaweed ban

Press Release – Ministry For Primary Industries

The public is being asked for its views on a proposed extension to the current ban on collecting shellfish and seaweed along the Kaikura and Cape Campbell coastlines. Read more »

Public report leads to arrest

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police have arrested a 27-year-old man for a burglary at a St Albans address this morning. Read more »

Award Honours Pioneering Judge Behind Rangatahi Courts

Press Release – Chief District Court Judge Jan-Marie Doogue

The District Court judge who led the development of ng Kti Rangatahi o Aotearoa, the Rangatahi Courts, has received an international award honouring his pioneering work. Judge Heemi Taumaunu is the latest recipient of the prestigious Veillard-Cybulski … Read more »

AUT to get New Zealand’s first 100% electric bus

Press Release – AUT University

The viability of large electric vehicles (EVs) as replacements for current diesel buses is to be tested with a project that will see New Zealands first 100% electric bus on New Zealands roads. Read more »

While you were sleeping: Upbeat US jobs, housing

Article – BusinessDesk

Jan. 20 (BusinessDesk) – Wall Street declined as investors geared up for a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen later in the day and US President-elect Donald Trumps inauguration on Friday. Read more »

New World and PAK’nSAVE electric delivery van trial

Press Release – Foodstuffs Limited

The Honourable Judith Collins has today announced that the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA) will be providing funding to support Foodstuffs trial of electric delivery vans across its New World and PAKnSAVE supermarkets in 2017. Read more »

Review: Te Rakau’s ‘The Undertow’

Opinion – Howard Davis

Written by Helen Pearse-Otene and produced by Jim Moriarty’s Te Rakau Theatre, ‘The Undertow’ presents four dramatic episodes depicting the lives and loves of ordinary people from Wellington as they endure a series of historical hardships. Pivotal moments … Read more »

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