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    Police arrest 17 over two months in Southland gang crackdown

    Recent NewsRNZ

    Police targeting gangs in the deep south have made 17 arrests and recovered a "significant amount" of stolen goods since December.

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    Police trials digital person and self-service option

    Recent NewsNZ Police

    Commissioner of Police Mike Bush has announced two trials - a new self-service option called Police Connect and a digital person named Ella.

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    Extra police deployed in Manawatu after string of gang-related shootings

    Recent News1News

    Since last weekend there have been three firearms incidents in the Manawatu region linked to gangs as gang tension grows around the country.

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    Grace Millane: Top cop Scott Beard speaks of cancer diagnosis during investigation

    Recent NewsStuff

    The police officer who led the investigation into Grace Millane's murder was diagnosed with cancer shortly before the trial of her killer.

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    Police seize $5 million worth of drugs, arrest 10 in international drug syndicate operation

    Recent NewsStuff

    The eight-month operation, called Operation Mystic, investigated an international drug syndicate that had been importing over a tonne of drugs.

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    Turf war between Mongols and Mongrel Mob in Tauranga heats up

    Recent NewsNZ Herald [Premium]

    A turf war between the Mongrel Mob and the Mongol Nation is believed to behind brazen tit-for-tat shootings and a suspected arson last week.

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