Person dies from single-vehicle crash in Christchurch

Person dies from single-vehicle crash in Christchurch

Police report a person has died following a single-vehicle crash in Christchurch, Saturday morning. The crash was reported to emergency services on Bridle Path Road at around 1.50am. One person sadly died as a result of the incident. A second person involved was taken to hospital, sustaining moderate injuries. The...

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Canterbury Police seek public’s help to find two gas station thieves

Canterbury Police seek public’s help to find two gas station thieves

Canterbury Police are seeking the public's help to find two thieves involved in an aggravated robbery at a service station. At around 10.18pm on September 8, the two entered the station on the corner of Carters Road and Courage Road. They were both wearing balaclavas and believed to be carrying...

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Police evacuate Christchurch Airport after item of interest found inside bag at screening checkpoint

Police evacuate Christchurch Airport after item of interest found inside bag at screening checkpoint

Police evacuated Christchurch Airport travellers after an item of interest was found Thursday morning. Christchurch Airport made a statement on its Facebook page surrounding the development. “Our terminal is currently evacuated while Aviation Security and Police deal with an incident. We will provide updated details when possible.” Police responded to...

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Police investigating after body located in Port Hills near Christchurch

Police investigating after body located in Port Hills near Christchurch

Police report a body was found in the Port Hills area in Christchurch, Monday morning. An investigation has been launched after the body was discovered. It is believed the body is 85-year-old Shirley Warrington that was already known to be missing. Formal identification processes are ongoing. “A post mortem is...

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Dog shot dead by Police in Christchurch outside Ferry Motel

Dog shot dead by Police in Christchurch outside Ferry Motel

A dog has been shot dead by Police outside the Ferry Motel in Christchurch. Police were called shortly after 2pm to reports someone slashed another person's tyre with a knife. They arrived armed as a precaution. A male was being arrested at the address when a dog from inside ran...

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Emergency services responding to serious crash in Canterbury on Lincoln Road

Emergency services responding to serious crash in Canterbury on Lincoln Road

#DEVELOPING: Emergency services and Police are currently responding to a serious crash in Christchurch, Canterbury. The crash occurred on Lincoln road shortly after 4.40pm. Multiple vehicles are believed to be involved in the incident. Early reports indicate one person is in a serious condition. Closure of the road will be...

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Canterbury Police seek help to identify service station trouble makers

Canterbury Police seek help to identify service station trouble makers

Canterbury Police are seeking the public's help to identify trouble makers of interest. Three males are sought to be identified after visiting a local Canterbury service station on August 7. Little detail was provided to thisquality about their presence inside the station. Anyone who can identify any of the males...

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Canterbury Police seek public for information, ask ‘do you recognise this person?’

Canterbury Police seek public for information, ask ‘do you recognise this person?’

Canterbury Police are seeking the public's help for further information about an individual they are looking for. It is believed people might be able to help following an incident that took place on June 10, 2021. They are wanting to speak to this person of interest following the incident. Source:...

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Listeria discovered in Real Milk Timaru brand, prompting recall of product

Listeria discovered in Real Milk Timaru brand, prompting recall of product

The Ministry For Primary Industries has sent out a recall notice of Real Milk Timarus' brand after listeria was found in its unpasteurised raw product. The company recalled specific batches after detection of listeria as part of routine testing programmes. Milk product was sold at a vending machine, within South...

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Canterbury Police say missing 12-year-old Georgia has been located

Canterbury Police say missing 12-year-old Georgia has been located

Canterbury Police sought the public's help to locate 12-year-old Georgia after being reported as missing in the area on Sunday night. She had initially left her home in Bryndwr, northwest of Christchurch, at around 3pm on foot but did not return. Reports indicated she had limited communication and could have...

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