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Inside the mind of the new Police Commissioner Andrew Coster

Recent NewsNZ Herald

Chris Cahill penned a column calling for a more inclusive culture around the same time Coster started sharing his vision internally.

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Hastings woman jailed for six months for spitting at police officer

Recent NewsNZ Herald

A Hastings woman has been sentenced to six months and two weeks jail for spitting in the face of a police officer during an arrest.

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Fatal shooting inquiry should reflect past lessons - police union boss

Recent NewsStuff

Chris Cahill said in the past 18 months the association had worked closely with police to develop a process to deal with fatal police shootings.

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Loaded gun found beside child's bed during police raid in Dunedin

Recent NewsStuff

Police have found a loaded sawn-off shotgun hidden by the side of a child's bed in Dunedin.

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Mental distress a factor in police dog bite hospitalisations

Recent NewsRNZ

Chris Cahill commented on RNZ's Morning Report.

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Hawke's Bay police arrest 16 people and seize $1m in assests after major drug operation

Recent NewsStuff

Police have arrested 16 people, including a Mongrel Mob leader, and seized $1 million in assets in Hawke's Bay on Tuesday morning.

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