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Read in-depth feature stories, news articles and the president's column from each issue of Police News.

  • SOCO Colin Melville

    The evidence collectors

    Featured ArticlesNZPA

    New Zealand's scene of crime officers are the backroom heroes of crime resolution. By Ellen Brook.

  • True to form

    Featured ArticlesNZPA

    Is your benefit nomination form up to date? Check now, because it’s too late when you’re no  longer with us, and there is up to $250,000 at stake.

  • Save the dates

    Featured ArticlesNZPA

    A guide to important implementation dates for the Terms of Settlement for both constabulary and Police employee collectives.

  • Winning over a tough crowd

    Featured ArticlesNZPA

    As Waikato/Bay of Plenty field officer Graeme McKay retires this month, he reflects on his decade of service and the virtues of “common sense”.

  • ‘I knew I was going in the water’

    Featured ArticlesNZPA

    Off-duty officer Scott Quate’s actions on August 19, 2017, epitomise the essence of the Police Association Bravery Award – taking immediate action in a life-and-death situation when no one else was prepared to step up.

  • 'Once in a lifetime' staffing commitment

    Featured ArticlesNZPA

    The Police Association’s 83rd Annual Conference was taking place against the backdrop of an extraordinary time for policing in New Zealand, president Chris Cahill told delegates and invited guests gathered in Wellington last month.