Kawerau Armed Seige Over, Tanks and Army Trucks Stand Down. Gun Politics Still an Issue for NZ

The armed siege in Kawerau is over and the shooter taken into police custody. Rhys Warren, 27, was arrested this morning after 4 Armed Offenders Squad officers were shot during a cannabis bust yesterday. Press conference at the cordon of the triple police shooting #policeshooting #police #media… https://t.co/wqfA0Mkk8X — Bradley Ambrose (@NewZcam) March 9, 2016…

Massive Arsenal Stolen from Bucklands Beach Home. Operation Unification Opens with a Bang in NZ. No Lessons Learned From Napier Siege?

What exactly does a suburban home in Bucklands Beach need with a massive gun cache and 5,000 rounds of ammunition? The burglary comes on the eve of Operation Unification*, an Australasian-wide two-week campaign aimed at encouraging the public to report those who hold firearms illegally. Would you feel safe knowing a. your neighbour was legally…