A Crown witness has described what happened when the man he worked for was fatally shot.
An Auckland man and his partner are on trial after two men were shot dead in Ōmanawa.
An Auckland man is on trial accused of murdering two men at an Ōmanawa property.
Gemini Dixon pleaded guilty to accessing a computer system for dishonest purposes.
'Speed is single biggest determinant in whether someone walks away or is carried away.'
The victim of a crash near his Lake Rotoiti home is remembered for his generous spirit.
An inquest has been held in Rotorua into the death of motorcyclist Tony Parahi on SH36.
An Ōpotiki man has been jailed for the manslaughter killing of a motorcyclist.
Bumper weekend of events in Rotorua attracting thousands to the city.
Work is about to get under way on the city's new Mountview Green housing project.
A jury has found a Bay man guilty of murdering a Tauranga toddler in March 2019.
'This is Mr Clancy's life you're dealing with,' defence lawyer tells jury.
Medical experts in a murder trial agree they cannot say when the injuries happened.
Medical experts in murder trial say tot's injuries were the result of blunt force trauma.
Medical witnesses gave evidence on day 4 of the trial of the murder trial.
Neighbour and ambulance staff give evidence.
Day 2 of Tauranga toddler murder trial.
Be in to win tickets for the annual festival being held in Tauranga.
Another Tauranga man has been convicted for importing 500kg of P and P-dealing charges.
Hospitality and tourism businesses will be hardest hit by the change to alert level 2.
The Bay of Plenty is back to alert level two Covid-19 restrictions, Auckland at level 3.
The Prime Minister has today announced the way forward in terms of Covid-19 alert levels.
Mongrel Mob Kawerau members and their associate have been jailed on drug dealing charges.
A Black Power gang member from Whakatane is defending an attempted murder charge.
Thousands of people packed into the Wharepai Domain for the One Love Festival.
An overnight burglary at the Rotorua Community Menz's Shed has devastated members.
The impact of Maketū toddler Nevaeh Ager's murder was revealed at attacker's sentencing.
The Maketū father who murdered his 2-daughter has been sentenced.
Part of State Highway 35 in the Eastern Bay of Plenty is closed due to a large scrub fire.
A Rotorua mother talks about her heartbreak in the first year of her son's life.
Police have released the name of the woman who died after the attack yesterday.
Te Puia is launching a new multi-sensory nighttime experience.
Take heed of food safety messages as weather heats up
Rotorua's annual Christmas Parade gets a big thumbs up for organisers and the community.
The crash in Ngaio Place was reported about 7.15am today.
Two Lotto players from Papamoa and Bay of Plenty received early Christmas wins.
The number of drivers caught using mobile phones while driving is on the rise.
A Tauranga teenager lost three litres of blood and needed more than 300 stitches.
Petition signatories want WorkSafe to drop charges related to two helicopter pilots.
Whaakari/ White Island tour guide's brother did not want charges laid.
Fire crews are on their way to the scene.
The Rotorua Salvation Army Foodbank's doors are kept open thanks to loyal volunteers.
Police are not saying how a woman in Kawerau is believed to have been critically injured.
The woman, believed to be in her 20s, is in a critical condition.
"Life will never be the same without her in our lives."
The defence says he was 'entirely irrational,' the Crown argues he was in a 'meth rage'.
The jury has found Maketu man of the murder of his 2-year-old daughter
Rather the accused was 'labouring under drug-induced intoxication', he said.
The crash happened shortly before midnight.
The murder-accused claimed he was having hallucinations, and felt insane.
Izett is on trial in the High Court at Rotorua.
A jury has heard the degree of force during a fatal assault of a child was "substantial".
A police officer says the accused was the first to mention his slain daughter.
Murder accused Aaron Izett showed 'unreal' strength during his arrest, a witness says.
Several Maketū residents have described a murder accused's conduct as 'erratic' and 'odd'.
Aaron George Izett, 38, is on trial defending a charge of murdering his 2yo daughter.
The great grandparents of a child killed in Maketū say they had concerns for her welfare.
The ex-partner of man accused of murdering his daughter has spoken in court.
The mother of a 2-year-old allegedly murdered by her father also gives evidence.
Jury must decide if defendant was insane at the time.
Kawerau man sentenced to home detention after manslaughter of his father-in-law.
'I fear complacency is setting in and we're going to be vulnerable.'
'They despise vanity, competition and any disobedience'.
A Tokoroa man has received a life sentence after murdering his father-in-law.