Articles Categorized: Crime

Jury deliberates Warren verdict

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THE jury was yesterday considering its verdict in the case of a man accused of shooting four police officers during an armed siege at an…

Mob members sentenced

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TWO men involved in an armed gang confrontation at a rural petrol station east of Opotiki have been sentenced for their role in the altercation.…

Hand shot in Onepu siege

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A BULLET allegedly fired from a window in a house under siege hit the hand of a police officer who had his own gun trained…

‘Hot’ products stolen

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STIRLING Sports’ owner Regan Ganley has praised the support he has experienced from the Whakatane community following a burglary at the store. Lifestyle sporting goods…

Dramatic account of police shooting

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A FRAGMENT of shrapnel split a police officer’s skull and lodged in his brain, rendering him unconscious, during a 22-hour siege at Onepu last year,…

Siege accused in court

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THE trial of a man accused of shooting four police officers during a 22-hour standoff near Kawerau has begun in the High Court in Hamilton,…