Skip to main content

General enquiries:

(04) 496 6800

|

0800 500 122

The latest in policing news, including Police Association media releases.

Media Contacts

For media enquiries, contact our communications team: email jane.young@policeassn.org.nz or ph 027 268 9412.

Media Spokespeople

View the NZPA Media Spokespeople

Select category
Select date
Month

    Police consider allowing recruits to skip the beat and become detectives

    Recent NewsStuff

    The Police Association is not in favour of recruits heading straight into detective training.

    Read More
    News Article

    Police Association secures favourable decision but subject to appeal

    Recent NewsNZPA

    The Employment Relations Authority (ERA) has ruled in favour of the association with respect to our longstanding challenge of Police’s interpretation…

    Read More

    Police Association slams National for wavering on gun laws

    Recent NewsStuff

    The New Zealand Police Association has called for political unity over gun reforms, urging MPs not to turn it into a US-style debate.

    Read More

    Police Association appeals to National to not let politics 'skew the gun debate' as in US

    Recent NewsTVNZ

    Police Association President Chris Cahill said "meaningful gun law reform" in New Zealand had been prevented in the past due to politics.

    Read More

    Police Association says National playing politics with gun laws

    Recent NewsRNZ

    Police Association president Chris Cahill said Mr Bridges was wrong to say the gun buyback scheme had been a fiasco.

    Read More

    Gun law reform: Politicking feared as unity ends on new bills

    Recent NewsSydney Morning Herald

    Chris Cahill, president of the Police Association, said, "we watch in disbelief how politics skews the gun debate in the United States."

    Read More