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    Two townships may face police cuts

    Recent NewsOtago Daily Times

    Police chiefs have not ruled out cutting numbers at some stations to bolster a 24-hour, seven days a week, service at Rolleston.

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    Tyres shot, helicopter search after fleeing man threatens police, rams cars

    Recent NewsStuff

    A man allegedly rammed multiple vehicles and threatened to injure officers with a knife and spade during his bid to flee police overnight.

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    A question of fairness over gun law reforms

    Recent NewsNewsroom

    Police Association president Chris Cahill said that given the events of Christchurch on March the 15th, nothing could be considered an overreaction.

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    High-speed police driver training on roads 'not worth risk'

    Recent NewsNZ Herald

    Police Association president Chris Cahill said the idea was worth exploring but it was probably not viable, as the risks were too great.

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    Police union warns MPs gangs and criminals with guns increasing risk to public

    Recent NewsStuff

    In his oral submission, Chris Cahill warned politicians it is time to start cracking down on the increasing risk of criminals and gangs with guns.

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    Police Commissioner announces independent review of how police address bullying

    Recent NewsRNZ

    Chris Cahill said 25 percent of Police Association members said bullying was a serious problem in the latest survey, up from 20 percent a year ago.

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