Missing 14-year-old Tyrese from Christchurch located

Missing 14-year-old Tyrese from Christchurch located

Canterbury Police sought the public’s help to locate missing 14-year-old Tyrese in Christchurch on Friday evening. The last time he was seen was Thursday morning in the Burwood area but was said to be located on Saturday morning. “The 14-year-old boy reported missing from Burwood has been located safe and...

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Police seize AR-15-style Semi-Automatic Gun, arrest three Men in Christchurch

Police seize AR-15-style Semi-Automatic Gun, arrest three Men in Christchurch

Christchurch Police conducted a number of search warrants today in relation to three serious assaults in March. During the search, they’d located three weapons and ammo. A shotgun, rifle, and AR-15-style semi-automatic was located at one address, including ammunition, leading to speculation of organised crime. Three people involved were arrested ...

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25-year-old Man arrested, charged after threats to kill Member of Parliament

25-year-old Man arrested, charged after threats to kill Member of Parliament

Police say that a 25-year-old man has been arrested and charged in relation to threats recently made towards a Member of Parliament. The man was arrested without incident at a Lower Hutt property, is later due to appear in Hutt Valley’s District Court next week on Thursday. He will face...

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Burger King New Zealand sells for $30m to Tahua Capital, owes millions in debt

Burger King New Zealand sells for $30m to Tahua Capital, owes millions in debt

Burger King New Zealand has sold its fast-food chain to Tahua Capital for around $30.48m. The New Zealand franchise was sold during October last year after hopes were made to complete a transaction subsequently when lockdown had lifted. It was put into receivership in April due to piling amounts of...

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Only One Covid-19 case reported in Managed Isolation

Only One Covid-19 case reported in Managed Isolation

There is only one new case of Covid-19 to report today in managed isolation. None have been reported in the community. The new case arrived on April 24 from the United Arab Emirates. This person tested positive at around day 12 of routine testing and is now staying in a...

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Truck crashes into Power Pole in Bulls, Manawatū

Truck crashes into Power Pole in Bulls, Manawatū

thisquality received reports indicating that a truck crashed into a power pole in Bulls this morning. It is understood the crash occurred at the intersection of State Highway 1 and State Highway 3. There are no known descriptions of injuries, if any, because they were not immediately reported. The road...

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Government contributes to Households who need extra help to reduce Power Bills

Government contributes to Households who need extra help to reduce Power Bills

The Government has announced that nine energy education initiatives are helping New Zealanders who need an extra boost to help pay their bills. Government funding has been given through a new Support for Energy Education in Communities (SEEC) Programme. Last year over $8m was established during four years period to...

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23-year-old Man charged with Threatening to Kill and Assault following Christchurch firearms incident

23-year-old Man charged with Threatening to Kill and Assault following Christchurch firearms incident

A 23-year-old man who Police appealed sightings for has been arrested after a firearms-related incident in Burnside, Christchurch, on April 6. The man, Brandon Jarden, was charged with threatening to kill and assault. Jarden is due to appear in Christchurch District Court on the morning of Friday. Other charges he...

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Quarantine-free Travel paused between New Zealand and New South Wales

Quarantine-free Travel paused between New Zealand and New South Wales

The Ministry of Health during the evening last night alongside COVID-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins announced that quarantine-free travel between New Zealand and New South Wales in Australia will be paused due to two positive cases that were identified in Sydney. Within the last two days, both cases have been...

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