Recommended NZ | Guide to Money | Gimme: Competitions - Giveaways

National

Search For Man Missing In Ocean Overnight.

Wear your life jacket and make proper preparations before heading out to sea are the key messages from Whangamata Police conducting a body recovery operation today.

Police Dive Squad To Assist In Search For Man Off Whangamata Coast

Wear your life jacket and make proper preparations before heading out to sea are the key messages from Whangamata Police conducting a body recovery operation today.

SH1 Closed At Huntly Due To Fatal Crash

Emergency service and salvage workers are working to reopen SH1 at the north end of Huntly following a fatal head-on collision shortly after 4am.

Update Missing Hamilton Woman

As the search for a missing Hamilton pensioner heads into its second week Police are reiterating requests for City residents to search their properties.

Audrey Gibson, 81, was last seen near her Comries Rd home on 2 December and was reported missing on 6 December.

More Information Sought For Wellington Attempted Bank Robbery

Wellington City Police say information from the public is urgently needed to identify a male involved in an attempted bank robbery and associated bomb threat in Wellington last week.

Europol And Interpol Agree To Enhance Cooperation For The Benefit Of Their Member States

The Secretary General of INTERPOL, Ronald K. Noble, visited Europol today to discuss the enhanced cooperation between the two organisations.

2009 European Solar Prize Awards Recognized Projects And Initiatives In Eight Countries

Berlin, December 16, 2009 - EUROSOLAR, the registered European Association for Renewable Energy presented the 2009 European Solar Prize at a ceremony in Berlin. The recipients came from Austria, Spain, Italy, Denmark, Luxembourg and Germany, Switzerland and Turkey.

Whangamata

Whangamata Police have this evening been searching for a person reported missing at sea. A 24 year old Cambridge man went fishing from Whangamata Beach in a Kayak with a friend. The kayak took on water and sank.

Drunken Party Antics Led To Drowning, Court Told

Drunken Party Antics Led To Drowning, Court Told

Wellington, Dec 17 NZPA - Drunken party antics which resulted in the death of a young man had repercussions in Alexandra District Court yesterday.

Cromwell man Ricky Joseph Gregory, 22, drowned during a party at Lake Te Anau to celebrate a birthday in August.

Salami Theft Led Police To Killer

Auckland, Dec 17 NZPA - DNA from a salami roll put a killer behind bars and saved a family the trauma of a trial nearly 10 years after a young woman was brutally murdered, it was reported today.