Crime in NZ – What Kiwis Think

Yesterday we blogged on the Herald’s article in which it said that 80% of Kiwis think crime is a serious problem in NZ but the majority of them thought it wasn’t a problem where they lived – “Not in my backyard” syndrome. Selective blindness perhaps, or a problem with definition? Today we’d like to share…

New Zealand’s Deadliest Roads: 61 Deaths so far this year

Source Stuff.co.nzBy Jonathon Howe – Manawatu Standard “The first two months of 2009 have been the bloodiest on record for Central District roads, with the area accounting for more than a quarter of New Zealand’s road deaths. Of the 61 people killed on New Zealand roads this year, 17 died in the Central Police District,…

New Zealand’s Deadliest Roads: 61 Deaths so far this year

Source Stuff.co.nzBy Jonathon Howe – Manawatu Standard “The first two months of 2009 have been the bloodiest on record for Central District roads, with the area accounting for more than a quarter of New Zealand’s road deaths. Of the 61 people killed on New Zealand roads this year, 17 died in the Central Police District,…

Man Dies After Unprovoked Attack in Wanganui

Police have launched a murder investigation following what seems to be an unprovoked attack on a 28 year old man in the town of Wanganui yesterday. Mr Kumeroa suffered serious head injuries and died this morning, he leaves behind an 18 month old son.Source: NZ Herald, 25 Sept, 2008 “Detective Inspector Sue Schwalger said Mr…