Reports of a Train vs School Bus crash in Clevely Line, Bunnythorpe

Reports of a Train vs School Bus crash in Clevely Line, Bunnythorpe

Police were called to a Train that hit a school Bus at around 8:05 am this morning in Clevely Line, Bunnythorpe. There were initial indications are that there were serious injuries, but no children have been seriously injured however some are being treated for minor injuries. The total number of...

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NZ Police: Successful trial of Lumi, a real-time screening of suspected drug samples

NZ Police: Successful trial of Lumi, a real-time screening of suspected drug samples

Police last week saw Canterbury Police District join a trial, in gaining access to Lumi to assist frontline staff with the real-time screening of suspected drug samples. Counties Manukau and Central Districts also took part in this trial. From September 4th, results showed that Lumi has been adopted by frontline...

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Police National Dive Squad find a second car, after originally recovering a stolen car

Police National Dive Squad find a second car, after originally recovering a stolen car

Police this evening recovered a car that was driven into the water on Meeanee Quay in Napier. Evidence shows the car was stolen and driven into the water deliberately. The  Police National Dive Squad undertook a search of the area where the car was, the Police said they were satisfied...

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Person dies after tractor accident at Te Kuiti, Waikato

Person dies after tractor accident at Te Kuiti, Waikato

One person has died following an accident involving a tractor. The incident happened at a farm on Carter Road in Te Kuiti (Waikato) earlier today at around 9:00 am. Worksafe has been advised and the death will be referred to the Coroner. WorkSafe has said to thisquality that they are...

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One person has died after two cars crash, injuring two others

One person has died after two cars crash, injuring two others

One person has died following a fatal crash at the intersection of Karere Road / No 1 Line near Palmerston North earlier today. The crash involved two vehicles and happened at around 11.25am on Saturday. Two other people have received minor and moderate injuries and are being treated at Palmerston...

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Police ask public for assistance to find 52-year-old man missing since September 8

Police ask public for assistance to find 52-year-old man missing since September 8

New Zealand Police are asking the public for help in finding Phillip Wadsworth of Matamata. Phillip is aged 52, he has been reported missing from Taupo since 8 am on Tuesday, September 8. The last location where he was seen was at Spa Park which is the carpark closest to...

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Kidnapping incident under investigation by Wellington Police

Kidnapping incident under investigation by Wellington Police

An investigation is underway after an attempted kidnapping. Wellington Police are looking for witnesses, to see if they've seen two vehicles driving carelessly in the Eastern suburbs on 25 August. Detective Sergeant Stephen Wescott, who is investigating the incident, describes what happened last month. Two vehicles were involved, one was a...

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Levin house fire leaves a loving family ‘feeling lost’

Levin house fire leaves a loving family ‘feeling lost’

A fire that took a house in Kinross St in Levin on Friday afternoon burst out a large plume of smoke over the surrounding neighbourhood. The fire started at around 3:15 pm, and the emergency crews arrived shortly after. Source: CC/ Sam Hudson “We received a call at around about...

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Car crash blocks left-hand lane at a Roundabout, Plimmerton

Car crash blocks left-hand lane at a Roundabout, Plimmerton

A car crashed and blocked the left-hand lane at a Roundabout in Plimmerton at around 10:20 am. Wet roads and wet weather caused the car to slide and crash while exiting the Roundabout northbound on SH1. Source: CC/ Google As one lane was blocked, delays were expected said NZTA Wgtn....

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Car crash blocks right northbound lane north of Aotea Quay on-ramp, Wellington

Car crash blocks right northbound lane north of Aotea Quay on-ramp, Wellington

At around 5:50 pm a car crashed into the barriers in the right-hand northbound lane north of the Aotea Quay on-ramp on the Wellington Urban Motorway. The right-hand lane going northbound was blocked, the other two lanes remained open. Traffic delays were in place while the car was removed. An...

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