Injured Mum’s Attacker Was On Bail for Similar Offences

New Zealand’s bail laws are in desperate need of revision, are as it’s kid-glove treatment of young offenders who brutalize women. Today we learned that the young thug who punched an Auckland mother in the back of the head, shattering her skull, was on bail for a similar offence committed five days previously. At a…

Elderly Woman Mugged At Gunpoint in Brown’s Bay

A sad symptom of the crime ridden society we live in today was made manifest by the daylight mugging of an elderly woman in the sleepy suburb of Browns Bay. Browns Bay, a residential area very popular with European and Asian immigrants, has suffered its fair share of bank armed hold-ups (e.g. Westpac) but this…

Bystander Shot On Motorway Following Handbag Theft

(from a lost post by Luthien) Source: NZ HeraldA vehicle was stolen in West Auckland earlier today and used in a handbag snatch that went fatally wrong. Following a high speed pursuit on Auckland’s North Western Motorway involving the ArmedOffenders Squad a member of the public was was shot dead and another injured. At this…