Waihi police are executing a search warrant which could be related to a violent home invasion overnight.
Parts of the country have weathered the first major storm of the year, but not without significant damage to property and businesses.
David Tamihere didn't breach his parole conditions by flying over the Coromandel area where he murdered two Swedish tourists.
Residents of a small North Island town are demanding the removal of a rubbish dump where rusty contents are being dragged into the Hauraki Gulf by the tide.
The Easter holiday road toll has risen to three after a woman was killed in a two-car smash south of Coromandel Peninsula.
An elderly man has died after falling from a building site in Pauanui on the Coromandel Peninsula.
South Island farmers are coming to the aid of their drought-stricken counterparts in the north, sending them excess straw to feed livestock.
In the Coromandel they appear to have blown the Budget and, in this case, spent $15 million of public money on a white elephant.
The Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy has declared the Upper North Island to be in dro
A body found off the Coromandel coast will be examined today to determine if it is that of missing Katikati farmer Tim Mair.
A second person has been arrested in relation to an attack on a man near Thames, and a samurai sword has been found at the victim's home.
A man has drowned at a Coromandel beach this afternoon.
Emergency services say the search for a boy who was in a boat which capsized off the coast of Auckland is now one of body recovery.
A 13-year-old boy is missing, and three men are in hospital in stable condition after their boat capsized.
The 18-year-old accused of murdering holidaymaker Murray Wilkinson at Waihi Beach has been denied bail.
An 18-year-old charged with murder over a New Year's Day stabbing at Waihi Beach was remanded in custody following a court appearance this morning.
Lifeguards are becoming increasingly frustrated that the water safety message isn't sinking in.
Police are investigating what happened around the fatal New Year's Day stabbing at Waihi Beach.
Waikato police are still hunting for a man who indecently assaulted a young girl at Cooks Beach on Saturday.
A naked man has assaulted a five-year-old girl walking with her family at Cooks Beach, a popular holiday destination in Coromandel.
A person who handed a knife to a security guard has come forward after an appeal from police investigating the murder of Robert Murray Wilkinson.
Police investigating the murder of expat Kiwi Robert Murray Wilkinson, who was stabbed at Waihi Beach, want to hear from someone who handed in a knife.
An elderly Whangamata resident was awoken this morning when a bolt was fired through her ranch slider door.
A woman who tried to ram patrol cars in a bid to flee police in Whangamata is facing driving charges and tests will determine if she was drunk.
A swimmer drowned at the Whiritoa beach today, and it's believed he was outside the beach safety flags.
Heavy rain warnings that were in place for Auckland, Coromandel and Great Barrier have been downgraded.
Illegal stun guns are being imported into New Zealand disguised as lipsticks.
A lawyer who represented David Tamihere says the latest disclosures throw the Crown's case into greater doubt.
Controversial author Ian Wishart has defended allegations he’s “whistling in the wind” with his new book on the 1989 murders of two Swedish tourists.
A man who said he was just a courier has been sentenced to more than 17 years in prison for manufacturing P.
A new book claims a "psychopath" made a deathbed confession to the murders of Heidi Paakkonen and Urban Hoglin.
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