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- Wednesday, 05 June 2013

A Cobden man who struck his partner in the face and grabbed her by the throat during an argument was yesterday jailed for a year.

- Thursday, 23 May 2013

A woman who has been harassing the directors of the Westland District Council property company was ordered in the Greymouth District Court...

- Wednesday, 22 May 2013

A fracas at a Franz Josef Glacier funeral wake left one innocent bystander unconscious and his brother nursing a bruised head, the Greymouth...

- Tuesday, 21 May 2013

A woman who did a runner from The Warehouse in Greymouth with stolen items to the value of $190 was trained by her mother to be a thief, the...

- Monday, 20 May 2013

Greymouth police are on the trail of a man who helped himself to the laundry facilities at the Tai Poutini Polytechnic student flats, in Puketahi...

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Police have withdrawn theft charges laid against a Kaniere pounamu carver after a special marae-based resolution process with Ngai Tahu.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