New Zealand Crime

By The NZ Orator | New Zealand is a seriously criminal country. It is not safe to walk at night and rape, paedophilia, murder and violence are super commonplace. The police are not in control of crime in New Zealand.

Stephen Findlay pleads guilty murdering neighbour Sharon Comerford

Sharon Comerford was bludgeoned with a blunt instrument a dozen times before being left for dead.

Crime

Partygoers cause $100K damage to unoccupied Auckland home

Shocking video has been revealed of the aftermath of an out-of-control Auckland party.

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Elderly woman and daughter in 'nasty' home invasion

An elderly woman and her daughter are in shock after armed men wearing disguises attacked them in their Hastings home last night.<p>Hawke's Bay police …

Home Invasion

Contractors rescue toddler from hot car as dad gets drunk and falls asleep

Rain almost put a dampener on the most loyal of Ariana Grande's Auckland fans on Saturday night.<p>The queen of speed surprises trainer and he's now …

Alleged shoplifting ring busted in Christchurch, facing 130 charges

Two properties in the Christchurch suburb of Aranui were searched by police officers on Friday morning.<p>Two Christchurch mothers were allegedly part …

Meth gran murdered toddler 'because he was too hard to toilet train'

An Auckland toddler was murdered by his grandma because he was too hard to toilet train and she was irritable from smoking methamphetamine, …

Daring daylight dairy robbery by knife-wielding teen in Christchurch

A teenager allegedly robbed the Worcester Discounter Dairy with a knife in a brazen daylight robbery on Thursday.<p>A brazen knife-weilding teenage …

Crime

Cash taken in robbery of Whangarei stationers/Kiwibank

An undisclosed amount of cash was taken in the robbery of Kensington Stationers when three robbers, one armed with a pistol, demanded money and then …

Staff threatened in robbery at Christchurch tavern

Police inquiries into a robbery at Christchurch tavern the Fitz Sports Bar are ongoing. (File photo)<p>A robber threatened staff before taking off with …

Van trio 'punch car passenger' in Wellington rush hour road rage incident

Police were called to a busy Wellington street this morning after reports a man had smashed a car window and attacked a person inside during a road …

Christchurch drivers punched in face in two road rage assaults

A Christchurch timber yard worker was punched in the face after he enraged a following driver by braking suddenly. (FILE PHOTO)<p>Two Christchurch …

HIV-positive man Johnny Lachlin Benjamin Lumsden admits dangerous sexual contact

A man who had unprotected sex with men he met through social media has admitted he did not tell them he was HIV positive.

New Zealand News

Bottle O worker attacked with hammer during aggravated robbery

A worker at Bottle O Fairy Springs has suffered moderate injuries after being attacked with a hammer during an aggravated robbery.<p>Police were …

Dead ducks strewn on Invercargill street

WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES<p>Invercargill residents were greeted with the sight of dead duck carcasses dotted along its main streets in the early hours of …

Children in getaway car as woman with methamphetamine habit robs store

Two young boys were in a car driven by a woman as she robbed a Rotorua store, it has been reported.<p>Cassie Rae Latemore had children in the car when …

Dannevirke's Saigon Restaurant robbed by man with a knife

Police are seeking information after a robbery in Dannevirke yesterday.<p>A man entered the Saigon Restaurant and Bar about 10.40am yesterday armed with …

Mum robbed of young daughter's memories

A mother struggling to come to terms with the loss of her teenage daughter was robbed just four weeks later.<p>Kiri Andrews' beautiful, loving daughter …

Custody remand for Christchurch arson accused Lynette Ellen Neill

A Barbadoes St flat went up in flames early on Sunday morning.<p>A 52-year-old woman has been charged with setting fire to the flat she lived in.<p>Lynette …

New Zealand News

Using sprinkler systems to deter rough sleepers 'inhumane and draconian', says councillor

The use of sprinklers by a secondary school and other businesses in downtown Auckland to deter rough sleepers has been deplored as inhumane and …

New Zealand News

Man arrested following Tauranga hammer attack

Police have arrested a 59-year-old man in relation to a late night hammer attack on a Tauranga store owner.<p>On Wednesday night a man entered the …

Tauranga liquor store workers scared and under siege

Workers at Tauranga alcohol stores say a recent spate of armed robberies have left them worried for their safety.<p>Super Liquor Cameron Rd manager Sue …

Early morning robbery at McDonald's restaurant near Auckland Airport

Two men armed with crowbars have been thwarted in an attempt to hold up a McDonald's restaurant near Auckland Airport and forced to flee empty-handed.<p>…

Watches grabbed in daylight robbery at Huntly Jewellers

A man snatched a tray of watches worth about $2000 in a daylight robbery of Huntly Jewellers yesterday.<p>Manager Kathy Delaney said the store was busy …

Palmerston North police appeal for information after father, son, dog attacked with baseball bats

A father, son and their dog were attacked and pulled from a vehicle by people armed with baseball bats.<p>Police are appealing for information after the …

71-year-old man kicked, beaten in Hamilton bus stop

He was simply worried about the bus stop getting damaged but it resulted in a Hamilton great-grandfather getting brutally beaten and left bloodied on …

New Zealand News

Geraldine retiree forks out $1400 for 'rip-off' key

Geraldine retiree Dave Doy knew a spare key for his car would be expensive but he didn't expect to pay more than $1400.

New Zealand News

Christchurch's Brickworks Bar and Restaurant robbed overnight

The Brickworks Restaurant and Bar was robbed overnight.<p>Police are investigating the robbery of a bar in suburban Christchurch.<p>A police spokeswoman …

Father of attempted abduction victim wants answers after daylight attack in Whitby, Porirua

The Whitby pathway beside the respite home.<p>To the three-year-old girl eating rice cereal in pink pyjamas, the "bad man" has gone.<p>But the father, who …

Waikato DHB was still using outfit that recruited fake psychiatrist

MORNING REPORT/RNZ<p>Mohamed Shakeel Siddiqui has plead guilty to four charges including using forged documents, obtaining a licence by deception, and …