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Recent news

'Unprecedented' number of new police officers expected in Hawke's Bay in next five years

Recent NewsNZ Herald

One in three staff will be new to the profession.

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Let's start building a gun register now

Recent NewsStuff

In this opinion piece on Stuff, Police Association president Chris Cahill calls on the government to deliver quality gun control law.

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The Homicide Report: A gun register may help reduce the homicide rate

Recent NewsStuff

Police need to know how many firearms there are, who owns them, and who on-sells them, for gun reform to work, NZPA president Chris Cahill says.

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Police Assn responds to criticism of police driver training

Recent NewsStuff

President Chris Cahill didn't think driver training was lacking as much as a former police officer has suggested.

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