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Chris Cahill debates the upcoming cannabis legalisation referendum

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Chris took part in a live Newstalk debate alongside Ross Bell (NZ Drug Foundation), Khylee Quince (Auckland Uni) and Aaron Ironside (Say Nope to…

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Number of firearms seized by police has risen steadily over last decade.

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Police are seizing an average of eight illegally held firearms a day, many from warring gangs who are increasingly willing to use guns.

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Police officers reissued guidelines on how to keep patrol cars secure after spate of thefts

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Stuff has taken the lead from our Police News article in which police officers have been issued guidelines on how to keep their patrol cars secure…

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Police Association boss says Whangārei car chase where officers shot at highlights bigger issues.

Northern Advocate

Chris Cahill says the latest car chase where officers were allegedly shot at highlights the hidden dangers in the so-called 'routine traffic stop'.

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