Police are looking for a woman after she allegedly removed her electronic monitoring bracelet.

Gaylene Deserae King has a warrant for her arrest and police believe she is actively avoiding arrest.

She may be in Northland, in particular the Dargaville area, Rotorua or Hawke's Bay.

Anyone with information should call Hawke's Bay police on (06) 873 0500, or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.