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Gang membership grows alongside organised crime

Recent NewsOtago Daily Times

A report shows Canterbury had the highest amount of organised crime and drugs demand and activity in New Zealand last year.

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Counselling for frontline Christchurch responders could continue into 2020

Recent NewsTVNZ

Psychological help could continue to be offered to the front-line responders to the Christchurch terrorist attack for months, or years to come.

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Chris Cahill: Gun buyback scheme is a starting point

Recent NewsNewstalk ZB

Chris Cahill told Mike Hosking the gun amnesty and buyback scheme, unveiled yesterday, is a good starting point.

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Gun buyback scheme announced

Recent NewsNZ Herald

Police Minister Stuart Nash and Finance Minister Grant Robertson have announced details of the firearms buyback scheme.

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Importing guns to NZ faster than before

Recent NewsRNZ Morning Report

Chris Cahill spoke to Morning Report about how streamlining the process to import a gun into NZ has sped up the permit process.

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Gangsters arriving from Australia adding to escalating violence linked with meth dealing

Recent NewsBreakfast

National Organised Crime Unit boss Det Supt Greg Williams told TVNZ1 Breakfast that Australian deportees have changed the gang landscape.

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