New Zealand Police

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Police Traffic and Crime News

  • The Esplanade, Island Bay
    Police and Fire are currently at the scene of an electrical fire at a property on The Esplanade, Island Bay, Wellington. Buses have been redirected away from... Read more »
  • Between Chamberlain Road and Mudgeways Road
    A section of Birdwood Road in Massey, between Chamberlain Road and Mudgeways Road is closed due to a burst water main. Auckland Council staff and contractors are... Read more »
  • Dipton Winton Highway - SH 6
    There will be no short-term closure of State Highway 6 in Southland today. The highway was to be closed for a short time today as Police returned... Read more »
  • Crash on SH 2 near Haywards Interchange, Wellington
    Emergency services are responding to a crash on State Highway 2, approximately 1 km south of the Haywards interchange in Wellington. A truck has left the road... Read more »
  • Thames-Coromandel
    Emergency services are at the scene of a crash involving two trucks on SH25A – Kopu-Hikuai Rd, Thames-Coromandel. The route will be closed for about half an... Read more »
  • SH 1, north of Dunedin
    State Highway 1 between Evansdale and Waitati, north of Dunedin, has reopened following a crash earlier this morning. Police would like to thank motorists for their patience... Read more »
  • SH 1, north of Dunedin
    State Highway 1 between Evansdale and Waitati remains closed following a crash earlier this morning, while the Serious Crash Unit is at the scene. Due to the... Read more »
  • State Highway 1, north of Dunedin
    Police are currently responding to a crash on State Highway 1 between Evansdale and Waitati, north of Dunedin.  The road is blocked and there are expected to... Read more »
  • Punakaiki, Buller
    SH6 south of Punakaiki, Buller is open again after emergency services attended a single vehicle crash. Four people have been taken to hospital. ENDS Police Media Centre ... Read more »
  • Southern motorway
    A truck breakdown is blocking the left (northbound) lane of the southern motorway (near the Papakura on-ramp). Motorists are asked to avoid the area or expect... Read more »