Where's a politician when you need one? Everywhere you look, our elected masters seem to have walked off the job, leaving the bureaucrats to run the show. The results are not pretty.
In South Auckland it's the police arming themselves for a "trial" period. In the CBD, e-scooters have turned Auckland pedestrians into human skittles, while across in Herne Bay, Aussie retailer Rod Duke continues the fight to turn his neighbourhood beach into a private helipad.
Linking the above is the hands-off approach from the people we've voted into office to look after our interests. Police Minister Stuart Nash