Police seek to find missing 14-year-old Christopher

Police seek to find missing 14-year-old Christopher

Canterbury Police are seeking the public’s help to locate 14-year-old Christopher, who has been reported missing since April 7. Christopher is 170cm tall and of thin build. As of recent, he dyed his hair to a reddish hue tone. The last known clothing he was seen wearing was a red...

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Woman in Christchurch MIQ Facility initiates ‘hunger strike’ after refusing swab test

Woman in Christchurch MIQ Facility initiates ‘hunger strike’ after refusing swab test

A woman staying in Christchurch’s Managed Isolation Facility (Commodore Hotel) is planning to go on a ‘hunger strike’ in protest for refusing COVID-19 tests, which would originally let her leave early after the mandatory 14 day period if she did take them. The woman, Priszallia Hawkins, reportedly has to stay...

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Police appeal for sightings of missing 43-year-old Christchurch Woman

Police appeal for sightings of missing 43-year-old Christchurch Woman

Canterbury Police are appealing for the public’s help to locate missing 43-year-old Tracy Graham from Christchurch. Tracy Graham has been missing for the last two days. She was last seen at The Groynes at around 3 pm on Saturday. If anyone has seen Graham or knows any further information about...

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Two Police Vehicles lit on fire sparks investigation, Christchurch

Two Police Vehicles lit on fire sparks investigation, Christchurch

Police, Fire and Emergency New Zealand are treating fires from two Police vehicles that were found alight as suspicious. A Police vehicle was found well alight in the New Brighton Police Stations’ car yard at around 4 am while a second parked next to it was damaged by the first...

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Body of overdue Fisherman found near Tekapo, Canterbury

Body of overdue Fisherman found near Tekapo, Canterbury

A search and rescue was underway after a man failed to return home from a fishing trip overnight on March 6. A search started at the Tekapo Canal with the Police National Dive Squad’s assistance. Earlier today they had recovered the body of a man. Formal identification is underway. Image:...

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NZ’s Royal Navy leaves Canterbury to go to Raoul Island following quakes

NZ’s Royal Navy leaves Canterbury to go to Raoul Island following quakes

New Zealand’s Royal Navy vessel HMNZS Canterbury has left for Raoul Island. The vessel has taken Metservice New Zealand and GNS Science staff to assess and provide maintenance to critical weather systems and tsunami warning systems. Staff will be transported, including equipment, via Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) NH90...

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Search underway for overdue Fisherman near Tekapo, Canterbury

Search underway for overdue Fisherman near Tekapo, Canterbury

Authorities announced that a search and rescue is underway after a man failed to return home from a fishing trip on March 6. He was last in the Twizel-Tekapo area after reports were received that he was overdue from a fishing trip. The man’s car was found at Irishman Creek...

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Second Christchurch March 15 Terror Attack Anniversary to go ahead

Second Christchurch March 15 Terror Attack Anniversary to go ahead

This coming Saturday, the second Remembrance Service will give an opportunity to remember those who died following the Christchurch mosque attacks that happened on March 15, 2019. 51 people died from the shootings at the Al Noor and Linwood mosques. Many others who survived were injured and traumatised. The National...

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Bus and Car crash into each other, Christchurch

Bus and Car crash into each other, Christchurch

Authorities reported that a bus and car collided with each other on the corner of Main Road, Moncks Bay in Christchurch. The crash happened at around 8:50 pm last night. Emergency services rushed to the scene after reports indicated that two people were trapped inside their vehicle. The road was...

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Man charged following online threat to Linwood Islamic Centre and Al Noor mosque, Christchurch

Man charged following online threat to Linwood Islamic Centre and Al Noor mosque, Christchurch

Authorities alerted the press that two people were arrested following a threat made online to the Linwood Islamic Centre and Al Noor mosque in Christchurch. The threat was made earlier this week after it was announced in a briefing at around 8:30 pm on Thursday. It is likely to be...

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