New Zealand Police

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Police Traffic and Crime News

  • Correction - slip blocking Thames Coast Road
    An earlier traffic alert stated that Thames Coast Road was closed due to a slip. The road is not closed but is under stop/go control. The slip is... Read more »
  • Roads impacted by slips
    Motorists travelling on State Highway 5 (Napier-Taupo Road) and State Highway 2 (Napier-Wairoa Road) are urged to take care this morning due to a number of... Read more »
  • Slip blocking Thames Coast Road
    A large slip is blocking the southbound lane of the Thames Coast Road. The slip is described as being on the section of road near Whakatete and ... Read more »
  • Central North Island
    Police are advising motorists in parts of the central North Island to delay non-urgent travel. Snow on the Desert Road is making driving conditions hazardous. If you have... Read more »
  • Bombay
    Emergency services have received a report of a truck leaking fuel on SH1, from the intersection with SH2, to the north of Bombay. Drivers are asked to... Read more »
  • Saddle Road re-opened
    Saddle Road has re-opened around 6:30am this morning following the crash that occurred near Cook and Morgan Roads yesterday .   Police thanks the public for their patience... Read more »
  • Saddle Road closed following crash
    Police is advising motorists to expect delays following a crash on Saddle Road, Ashhurst. A tanker has rolled around 9am today near Cook and Morgan Roads. The driver... Read more »
  • Oparure Road near SH 3
    Oparure Road, near State Highway 3, in Waitomo District has reopened following a gas leak earlier today. Contractors continue to monitor the site. ENDS     ... Read more »
  • Oparure Road near SH 3
    Motorists are advised that Oparure Road, near the intersection with State Highway 3, in Waitomo District is closed due to a reported gas leak. Contractors are in... Read more »
  • Manchester St and Bealey Av intersection blocked
    Police are in attendance at a two car crash at the intersection of Manchester Street and Bealey Avenue, Christchurch. The crash occurred around 3pm and there are... Read more »