Early morning pursuit ends in arrest

  The driver of an alleged stolen vehicle is due to appear in court today following a pursuit in Tauranga earlier this morning.   A police... Read More

Mongols MC member still on the run

Police are still on the hunt for patched Mongols ​member Brodie Collins-Haskin. The gang has been recently targeted by police, with massive raids... Read More

Man accused of murder has court date rescheduled

A Bay of Plenty man accused of murder will appear in court later this month. The man was scheduled to appear in Tauranga High Court today, but his court... Read More

Vehicle spiked in police pursuit

A police pursuit in the Western Bay of Plenty ended with a vehicle being spiked earlier this morning. A police spokesperson says officers attempted... Read More

Armed police spotted in Katikati

Armed police have been spotted in Katikati this morning. A SunLive reader messaged us to say they say armed police on Willoughby Road around 7.30am. They... Read More

Call to make Mosque gunman‘s interview public

Muslim leaders are calling for an interview with the man convicted of killing 51 members of their community to be made public. The Royal Commission... Read More

A minute‘s silence for slain officer

New Zealand Police are set to remember Constable Matthew Hunt at 10.37am today. Constable Matthew Hunt was shot and killed during a routine traffic... Read More

Man jailed for child sexual exploitation images

A 33-year-old man has been sentenced to three years and four months’ jail for exporting - more commonly known as uploading - and possessing child... Read More

Alleged Comanchero money laundering op targeted

The National Organised Crime Group say they have disrupted a criminal syndicate allegedly involved in providing money laundering services for the Comanchero... Read More

Police resolve vetting error

Police are resolving an issue that has affected 0.015 per cent of vetting reports from the past five years. Out of more than three million reports,... Read More

Submachine gun seized in Mongol police raids

A further three search warrants targeting the Mongols motorcycle gang have been carried out in the Waikato and Bay of Plenty today. Eighteen search... Read More

New talent for police

Thirty-eight new cops are graduating from their initial training at the Royal New Zealand Police College today. Like their police colleagues across... Read More

Gang arrests: ‘They’re not part of the team of 5m‘

  Community leaders in the Bay of Plenty hope police raids targeting the Mongols motorbike gang will reassure the public they are safe after months... Read More

Murder accused’s court date rescheduled

A Bay of Plenty man accused of murder is due to appear in court next month. The man was scheduled to appear in Tauranga High Court today, but had his... Read More

Fleeing driver incidents ‘sky rocket’ nationwide

Fleeing vehicle incidents have steadily increased over the past five years in Tauranga, but police say these figures are part of a nationwide trend. New... Read More