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Poor gun storage 'incredibly concerning'

Recent NewsRNZ

Police data shows 32 per cent of stolen firearms were taken from unattended vehicles. Chris Cahill says this has been a problem for years.

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Police cost for Ihumātao protest 'tens of thousands' each day

Recent NewsRNZ

Police Association president Chris Cahill says it's costing tens of thousands of dollars a day for the large-scale police response at Ihumātao.

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Another shooting in South Auckland: Urgent call for more youth workers

Recent NewsNZ Herald

A spate of shootings which have left three dead in South Auckland this year have prompted calls for more youth workers and a greater police presence.

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Police to replace poorly rated roster system for emergency call handlers

Recent NewsRNZ

Police Association president Chris Cahill said the association worked hard to bring the problems with the existing roster to light.

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New roster a relief for police emergency call handlers

Recent NewsRNZ

From September, a new roster will be introduced for police emergency call handlers, much to the relief of communications staff.

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Police Association welcomes gun register

Recent NewsRNZ Morning Report

The Police Association has been calling for a gun registry for years. President Chris Cahill joined Corin Dann to share his views.

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