Police, Fire & Rescue

Burglar apprehended

Police apprehended a burglar the day after motorbikes were reported stolen. The Pukekohe local was arrested today, Wednesday 24 January. They will appear in Pukekohe District Court tomorrow, facing burglary charges. One motorbike has been recovered.

Two injured in head on collision, Tuakau

Police were called to assist other emergency services to a two-car crash on Tuakau Bridge-Port Waikato Road that occurred around 7am on Tuesday 23 January. Three St John vehicles attended the incident and treated two patients. At 7.23am, Auckland Westpac Rescue helicopter was called to the scene to assist a male patient in his 30s who was a passenger in […]

More safe speed cameras ready to roll

New safe speed cameras will start operating this week in an effort to lower speeds and reduce deaths and injuries on our roads. The cameras, on State Highway 2 in Maramarua, Awhitu Road and Waiuku Road are among 33 locations across the country. “Road crashes have devastating impacts on families and communities,” said Superintendent Steve Greally, National Manager Road Policing. […]

Auckland Westpac Helicopter Missions for the weekend 19 -21 January 2018

Awhitu | Friday, 19 JANUARY 2018 2.53pm: W2 Crew tasked to Awhitu to assist a female patient in her 40’s suffering a medical complaint. She was flown to Middlemore Hospital in a serious condition. Kaiaua | Saturday, 20 JANUARY 2018 12.19pm: W2 crew were tasked to Kaiaua to assist a female patient in her 40’s suffering a medical complaint. CPR and […]

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