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Auckland locals are calling for a clean-up of an area they say was once an urban oasis, home to birds, fish and eel.
A man who was assaulted in his own home says he had to make an hour-long drive to give a statement after cops failed to come to his home after they told him they would.
A memorial to colonial troops and "Friendly Maoris" from the New Zealand Wars has been vandalised in central Auckland overnight as part of a political protest.
Two teenagers have been arrested in relation to an attack and fire at an elderly woman's home in Ranui.
A coroner is calling for mental health professionals to share information with doctors following the suicide of a 30-year-old IT worker.
A woman has won the right to have sperm taken from the dead body of her long-term partner.
The officer who fatally shot a Whanganui man armed with a sawn-off shotgun acted in self defence, the police conduct watchdog has found.
Three-year-old Moko Rangitoheriri was subjected to a prolonged and painful death by the very people who were meant to care for him.
A High Court judge has ruled there is evidence trusts and companies associated with the Head Hunters' president that have been involved in money laundering.
The former Wanganui Collegiate music teacher found guilty of historic sex crimes is facing an inevitable jail term. Video
A former Wanganui Collegiate music teacher groomed and sexually abused a student over four years, the Crown says.
A former headmaster of Wanganui Collegiate has told a court he has no recollection of getting an anonymous letter making allegations about one of his teachers.
The serial rapist Malcolm Rewa has appeared in the High Court in Auckland where a date has been set for his third murder trial.
A man who says he was sexually abused by his teacher for five years says he waited before coming forward to protect his parents.
A mother took her daughter to the doctors and emergency departments over 80 times before doctors blew the whistle and police were called in, a court was told today.
The Crown will seek to have serial rapist Malcolm Rewa tried for the murder of Susan Burdett for the third time.
A repeat sex offender who raped three of his cellmates has been given a sentence without end - for the second time.
The Corrections Department is carrying out a review of double-bunking prisoners after two separate cases of repeat sex offenders raping their cellmates.
A man has admitted blackmailing young women online by threatening to post naked photos of them if they didn't send him more.
When is a journalist not a journalist? That's the question at the heart of Winston Peters' legal bid to find out who leaked information about his superannuation overpayment.
A teenager has described feeling cold, helpless and scared when he was locked in a police cell by a senior officer without being charged.
The mother of a 17-year-old reported her own son to the police for having sex with a teenager, a court has been told.
A police inspector organised a mock arrest of a teenager, had him locked in a police cell and threatened him with a charge of rape if he didn't leave the country, the Crown says.
Two senior police officers are on trial at the High Court in Auckland today, charged with kidnapping a teenager.
Convicted double murderer David Tamihere is to approach Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to ask for a pardon.