Police, Fire & Rescue

Never enter a property where there is fire

Following the recent death of 55 year old male in a house fire in Pukekohe, Fire and Emergency New Zealand are urging people to never enter or re-enter a house where there may be a fire. In this tragic incident, the deceased entered the house and was then unable to find his way out. John Robinson, Chief Fire Officer, of […]

Pukekohe Fire Report – Week ending 14 August 2018

02/08 Motor vehicle accident (MVA) 04/08 Private Fire Alarm (false alarm) • Scrub fire 06/08 Car fire • Domestic Fire Alarm (false alarm) 08/08 Car fire on motorway SAFETY MESSAGE: Over the next couple of weeks you will see ads running in the paper from Fire and Emergency NZ. The ads are not just pretty colours and words reminding us […]

Waiuku Fire Report – July 2018

6th George Street Medical 7th Totara Street Incinerator smoke causing a nuisance 8th Glenbrook Road MVA 11th Norfolk Rise Mobility scooter rolled 13th Riverside Drive Smell of burning 15th King Street PFA 21st Owens Road Fence on fire 22nd Kitchener Road Medical 25th Fleet Street Medical 30th Racecourse Road Assist Police with search for a missing child

Police carry out search warrant in Waiuku

Police carried out a planned search warrant on Thursday 9 August 2018 in Waiuku to locate a person who is known to police. No further information is available at this stage.

Auckland Westpac Helicopter tasked to Waiuku

On Monday 13 August 2018, Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter was tasked to Waiuku at 9:12pm. W2 crew were tasked to Waiuku to assist a male patient in his 80’s suffering a medical complaint. He was flown to Auckland City Hospital in a serious condition. The Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter – Provides professional, efficient, emergency air ambulance, search and rescue services The […]

UPDATE: Four injured in Kingseat Road crash

Roads have reopened following a serious crash in Kingseat this morning, Monday 13 August 2018. At 10am, crew of the Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter were tasked to the corner of Glenbrook and Kingseat Roads to assist multiple patients involved in a car versus car accident. Attending crew say it appeared to have been a head on collision. One patient was […]

Serious crash in Kingseat

Police and emergency services are in attendance at a serious crash on Kingseat Road, Kingseat that occurred just before 10am this morning, Monday 13 August.  Three vehicles are involved and two vehicles have gone down a bank.  Occupants are still in trapped in vehicles (11.12am). One person is in a critical condition, two people have serious injuries and one person […]

Police investigating aggravated robbery in Kingseat

Police are investigating the aggravated robbery of a dairy on Kingseat Road. Just before 3pm on Monday 6 August three people, a man and two women, entered the store and threatened the attendant with a knife. “They stole cigarettes and left the scene in a blue Subaru station wagon,” a Police spokesperson said. The store attendant was not injured. The trio had […]

Counties Manukau South set to benefit from increased 24/7 rural coverage

Counties Manukau Police is pleased to announce that there is set to be an increase in our 24/7 police coverage for the Counties Manukau South rural area. From later this month there will be additional staff rostered to provide increased 24/7 coverage for the rural areas, which include Waiuku, Tuakau, Pokeno and Port Waikato. Inspector Dave Glossop, Area Commander for […]

Franklin officers honoured

Franklin police officers were among those receiving commendations and long-service medals at Friday’s Counties Manukau Police District medal and awards ceremony. Among them were Sergeant Tod Kirker who received an area commander’s certificate in recognition of his commitment to organising an annual police committee event; Inspector Rod Honan, who was awarded his 21-year police clasp for service; Sergeant Wayne Paxton […]


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