|Hit-and-run victim's mother describes 'unimaginable' hurt|
Ocean Heke's mother sobbed in court as the driver who caused her 17-year-old daughter's death was sent to jail for four years.
© 2017 RadioNZ 6:35pm South Korean soldier given suspended jail term for gay sex
The captain, who was not identified, collapsed after the ruling and was taken to hospital.
© 2017 BBCWorld 4:35pm Alleged town lockdown robber said to have fueled two-week spree with $1500 of stolen petrol
A two-week Bay of Plenty wide crime spree was fuelled by almost $1500 of stolen petrol, court documents have revealed.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz 3:55pm 'Defective law' hindering justice, MP Denis O'Rourke says during Sensible Sentencing submission
Crown Prosecutors are being pushed to "dispose" of cases with monthly "efficiency reports" showing how quickly they can resolve matters, Sensible Sentencing says.Sensible Sentencing today presented the matter in a hearing before...
© 2017 NZ Herald 1:55pm Call in Fiji for everyone to work to reduce sex crime
Fiji's Minister of Defence and National Security, Ratu Inoke Kubuabola, says soaring numbers of sexual offences show how the country's values have degraded.
© 2017 RadioNZ 1:35pm Prison sex abuse earns 'indefinite' jail time
A sex offender with 142 previous convictions, who sexually abused his young cellmate in prison, has been sentenced to an indefinite jail term.
© 2017 RadioNZ 1:15pm Govt to apologise for Parihaka atrocities
The Crown is to formally apologise for atrocities during the sacking of the pacifist settlement at Parihaka in Taranaki in 1881.
© 2017 RadioNZ 12:15am Dozens arrested for smuggling gold in rectums and private parts
Dozens of South Koreans were arrested for smuggling gold in their private parts over a two year period, local media reports.The smugglers are said to have sneaked in more than two tonnes of the precious metal worth around £77 million...
© 2017 NZ Herald 12:15am Hit-and-run driver sentenced to four years jail
A 21-year old King Country man has been sent to jail for four years after killing a teenager in a hit and run crash in April last year.
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