New Zealand Police

The New Zealand Police have a very useful and informative web page with advice. It is well worth a visit. You can find their website here


Police Traffic and Crime News

  • Gas leak - Omahu Road and SH50A
    Police are advising that the roundabout at the intersection of Omahu Road and SH50A (the Hawkes Bay Expressway) is blocked while contractors deal with a gas leak.  There... Read more »
  • SH 1 South of Taupo
    Police advise motorists there is a slip on SH 1 near Motutere, south of Taupo in the southbound lane. Highway contractors are on the way. Police have... Read more »
  • Kelvin Grove Road
    People are asked to avoid an area of Kelvin Grove in Palmerston North due to a fire. Police has been assisting Fire and Emergency NZ with cordons... Read more »
  • Paihia
    State Highway 11 is closed between Kawakawa and Paihia following a large slip. A number of trees are also across the road and it is expected to... Read more »
  • SH 2, Gisborne
    One lane of SH 2 between Opotiki and Gisborne has reopened following the truck crash early this morning. The recovery team has been working hard to clear... Read more »
  • Gisborne
    State Highway 2 between Opotiki and Gisborne is closed following a truck crash. A truck overturned at Matawai and the road is completely blocked. The driver appears uninjured. The... Read more »
  • Road now clear
    SH 29 over the Kaimai Ranges is now clear after after a truck rolled earlier today. Police thanks motorists for their patience. ENDS ... Read more »
  • Sh 29 Kaimais
    Two lanes of SH 29, the Kaimai Ranges, are blocked after a truck has rolled near the summit on the Tauranga side. Emergency services were advised just... Read more »
  • Manakau, Horowhenua
    SH 1 at Manakau has reopened following a crash earlier today. Police suggests motorists still consider delaying their travel, given there may be delays in the area. ENDS... Read more »
  • SH 1, Manakau
    Both lanes of State Highway 1 at Manakau, Horowhenua, are now open and traffic is able to flow. However, traffic will be down to one lane again... Read more »