Police appeal for sighting of a vehicle near fatal crash in Pokeno

Police are appealing for sightings of a vehicle seen near a fatal crash in Pokeno at the weekend. A Serious Crash Unit investigation is underway following the death of a person whose car collided with a median strip and a truck on the Southern Motorway near Pokeno, around 4.35am on Sunday (October 23). Constable Neil Holyoake, of Counties Manukau Serious […]

One dead in Karaka crash

A man has died in a one-vehicle crash on Linwood Road, Karaka at around 11:30am this morning. He was the sole occupant of the vehicle and died at the scene. Linwood Road, between Te Hihi and Kingseat, was down to one lane, but has since been reopened. The Serious Crash Unit is investigating.    

Multi-agency family violence pilot goes live in Waikato

A new pilot programme that aims to make a real difference to families and whānau experiencing family violence goes live today. “This is all about the people” says Police District Commander Superintendent Bruce Bird. “It’s about vulnerable families receiving faster and more integrated support and services following a family violence incident and victims feeling safer and more supported. “Waikato led […]

Be ready for Christmas with New Zealand Post

New Zealand Post is making it easy to plan for Christmas with the release of sending deadlines and delivery dates for the holiday period. “We’re gearing up for another busy Christmas season at New Zealand Post and CourierPost. We know it’s a busy time for everyone, so a quick check of our sending dates will help people get their mail […]


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