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'We're not going to arrest our way out of this' - Top cop addresses gang violence

Recent News1News

Mike Bush said we're not going to "arrest our way out of" the increasing gang activity and violence across some parts of the country.

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Uniformed police will walk in Rainbow Pride Auckland parade

Recent NewsStuff

Uniformed police will march in a new Auckland pride parade after being banned from the city's official parade in 2019.

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Police step up patrols after Tauranga shootings

Recent NewsSunlive

Police are looking at stepping up patrols in the Western Bay of Plenty following two shootings with possible gang links.

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In the gun: Auckland police seize more than 600 firearms in under a year

Recent NewsNZ Herald [Premium]

The Police Association says the statistics paint a worrying picture about the sheer volume of firearms now circulating in the criminal underworld.

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Police Association: If nothing done on guns, Police will be permanently armed

Recent NewsNewstalk ZB

600 firearms were seized by Auckland police officers in less than a year.

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Napier residents want more action to stop youth joining gangs

Recent NewsRNZ

They made the demand at a public meeting in Taradale yesterday, exactly a week after shots were fired during a large gang brawl in the town's centre.

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