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Police on routine patrol recover shotgun in Hamilton

Recent NewsStuff

Two gang members were arrested for unlawful possession of a shotgun by police officers on a routine patrol in Hamilton.

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'Heroic' rookie police officers helped save man's life after stabbing

Recent NewsStuff

A rookie police officer who helped save the life of a man who was stabbed in Queenstown says her training helped her deal with the "gnarly stuff."

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Police find loaded gun, ammunition in gang member's house with 5-year-old

Recent NewsRNZ

Hawke's Bay police have discovered a loaded shotgun hidden under a bed in a gang member's house during a search.

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No point in gun owners waiting for a better offer - Police Assn

Recent NewsNewshub

Police Association president Chris Cahill says any Government contribution to making it harder to get dangerous weapons is welcome.

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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.

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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…

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