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- Friday, 27 September 2013

A Greymouth man who threw his shoes at a policewoman after over-imbibing at the Hokitika Wildfoods Festival was described in the Greymouth...

- Wednesday, 25 September 2013

A young West Coast man who burgled a house while one of the two female occupants was in bed asleep and the other was in the shower, was sentenced...

- Tuesday, 24 September 2013

Thieves netted a cache of alcohol in a smash and grab at the Paroa Hotel early this morning. Three men smashed their way into the bottle store...

- Tuesday, 24 September 2013

An Awatuna woman who headbutted and kicked a police officer was remanded in the Greymouth District Court yesterday for sentencing on October 8.

- Monday, 23 September 2013

A woman who left the West Coast soon after her dog was ‘sprung’ from death row at the Greymouth pound on June 18, was today fined $750 and ordered...

- Thursday, 12 September 2013

A driver was last night clocked speeding past Grey Base Hospital at more than 100kph. Water Walk Road has a speed limit of 50kph.

- Wednesday, 11 September 2013

Judge Robert Murfitt quipped in the Greymouth District Court yesterday that even Superman would struggle to look natural with a bottle of tequila...

By Rebekah Fraser
- Wednesday, 04 September 2013

Police conducted an early morning search yesterday in Hokitika as part of a nationwide operation targeting Mongrel Mob members.

- Tuesday, 03 September 2013

A dash and grab thief ran straight into the arms of a waiting police officer in Richmond Quay, Greymouth, about 3.30pm yesterday.

- Tuesday, 03 September 2013

A Westport drug dealer was sentenced in the Greymouth District Court on Friday to nine months’ home detention and 150 hours of community work.

- Friday, 30 August 2013

A Greymouth man appearing on his 11th drink-driving charge was told it was not police who were “ruining lives”, but himself.

- Thursday, 29 August 2013

A Hokitika man claimed in the Greymouth District Court on Tuesday that a reaction to medication was responsible for his theft of a gold nugget...

- Wednesday, 28 August 2013

A Greymouth man who shot a teenage girl with a pellet from an air gun said he had not realised how much it would hurt.

- Tuesday, 27 August 2013

A Hokitika man who stabbed an associate in the neck with a kitchen fork was told in the Greymouth District Court yesterday that he was fortunate...

By Viv Logie
- Monday, 26 August 2013

Two Greymouth schools and a daycare centre were placed in lock-down at lunchtime today after students reported seeing an armed man wandering...