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Govt charges ahead with law to tackle gangs with guns

Recent NewsStuff

The Arms Legislation Bill, which includes a firearms register and new offences and penalties, had its second reading in Parliament on Wednesday.

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Right to silence challenged over boy's beating

Recent NewsRNZ The Panel

Chris Cahill joined The Panel to talk about calls to change the right to silence, after a 4-year-old boy was beaten and seriously injured.

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Holden axing presents 'real challenge' for police - Chris Cahill

Recent NewsNewshub

NZPA is watching with interest to see what will happen to the police vehicle fleet in the aftermath of the decision to axe the Holden car brand.

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Lasers pointed at police Eagle chopper

Recent NewsStar News Canterbury

The chopper was "lasered" twice on the first night it was on patrol in Christchurch while helping search for a victim.

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Gang violence spikes around country

Recent NewsRNZ

Detective Superintendent Greg Williams, Police national manager of organised crime, speaks to Nine to Noon about increasing gang violence.

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New Eagle police helicopter to be trialled in Christchurch

Recent NewsStuff

Police Commissioner Mike Bush announced the five-week trial at a hangar at Christchurch Airport on Monday.

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