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Brendon McMahon
- Thursday, 13 August 2015

The West Coast police management team is heading to the Employment Court, after dropping High Court action.

- Wednesday, 12 August 2015

A Canterbury man who was a passenger in a car that did six petrol station drive-offs was yesterday ordered by a Greymouth District Court judge to...

Brendon McMahon
- Monday, 10 August 2015

Drink-drivers tested police patience throughout the West Coast at the weekend.

Brendon McMahon
- Friday, 07 August 2015

The case of a Hokitika resident who received an unsolicited new cellphone in the mail from south-east Asia recently serves as a warning, police...

- Thursday, 02 July 2015

A Blaketown man who received stolen goods from a number of burglaries around Greymouth was this week convicted of three charges of receiving and...

- Wednesday, 01 July 2015

A Karoro woman who dishonestly used her 74-year-old grandmother's credit card on 48 separate occasions while she was in hospital, was remanded on...

- Tuesday, 30 June 2015

Police have no explanation for the high level of family violence in Westport.

Viv Logie
- Thursday, 11 September 2014

Police rushed to the Work and Income (Winz) office in Greymouth yesterday afternoon when a man threatened to get a gun and shoot his case worker...

- Friday, 29 August 2014

A 19-year-old from Hokitika who stole 20 boxes of girl guide biscuits and was also found in possession of cannabis was given 100 hours community...

- Thursday, 28 August 2014

A Cobden man who crashed after speeding round a corner too fast with a five-month-old baby on board, was convicted of careless driving at...

- Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Police say they are unable to release the name of the Canterbury man who fell to his death after tumbling from the third floor of the Beachfront...

- Thursday, 21 August 2014

A Lake Brunner farm has been fined a total of $66,000 for potentially allowing dairy effluent to enter creeks that flow into Lake Brunner, and for...

By Viv Logie
- Thursday, 07 August 2014

The off-duty Greymouth police sergeant who was convicted and discharged with careless driving after crashing on the way back from the Buller Gorge...

- Wednesday, 30 July 2014

One half of a father and son duo from Dobson charged with stealing electricity to power a cannabis growing operation was yesterday remanded on...

- Tuesday, 29 July 2014

A Cobden man with 11 offences for drink-driving to his name was sentenced in the Greymouth District Court yesterday to eight months in prison and...