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- Friday, 10 May 2013

Stunned speechless and on the verge of collapse after he was refused bail, a West Coast man who had racked up his 13th drink-driving conviction...

- Friday, 10 May 2013

Police are on the hunt for two men who barged their way into a Barrytown home early yesterday morning armed with rifles, leaving the three...

- Friday, 10 May 2013

A 14-year-old visitor to the West Coast was left crying and distressed when a recent import made lewd suggestions to her then slapped her bottom...

By Rebekah Fraser
- Friday, 10 May 2013

Police have withdrawn theft charges laid against a Kaniere pounamu carver after a special marae-based resolution process with Ngai Tahu.

By Nicholas McBride
- Thursday, 09 May 2013

Two women who stole from The Warehouse in Greymouth yesterday ended up getting in a lot more trouble than they had bargained for.

- Thursday, 09 May 2013

A Hokitika man who blew a breath-alcohol reading of 1082mg when clocking up his seventh drink-driving conviction has sworn off the booze forever,...

- Wednesday, 08 May 2013

A Greymouth man who tried to throttle a policeman and held a female constable on the ground by her ponytail was yesterday jailed for nine months...

- Wednesday, 08 May 2013

Poachers caught hunting without licences and with lead shot marred the opening weekend of the duck season on the West Coast.

By Viv Logie
- Tuesday, 30 April 2013

Police have caught the boy who ripped off the grieving son of drowned Greymouth fisherman Nicholas Eklund, and then went on a spending spree at...

By Viv Logie
- Thursday, 18 April 2013

In a cruel twist of fate the man who leapt into the sea on Tuesday in an attempt to save the drowning skipper of the Lady Anna, returned to shore...

By Viv Logie
- Thursday, 11 April 2013

Ahaura residents awoke to a crime wave this morning, after several garages and vehicles were broken into and two cars stolen overnight from the...

By Viv Logie
- Tuesday, 09 April 2013

Three anonymous Facebook pages that popped up on-line featuring vicious gossip about West Coast people have been taken down.

- Friday, 08 April 2011

A 2009 Father’s Day celebration that escalated into violence and ended with a killing had its final act today, when Tony John Harris was sentenced...

By Tui Bromley
- Monday, 04 April 2011

Greymouth police want to urgently hear from victims of a group that is alleged to be dishing out indiscriminate late night beatings to lone...

- Friday, 01 April 2011

An arrest warrant was issued in the Greymouth District Court this week when a Christchurch earthquake victim failed to front to answer a series of...