Staff meet challenge of balloon tragedy
Police from across Wellington District pulled together after this month’s fatal hot air balloon crash in Wairarapa.
Prevention First to transform policing
A new strategy for preventing crime and reducing victimisation will fundamentally transform the way police do their jobs.
Driver culture key to lower road toll
Last year’s road toll was the lowest since 1952 despite a horrific spike over the Christmas holiday period.
Technology reduces element of surprise
Technology that aims to give frontline police control of information is to be trialled by staff in four locations.
Districts move in group formation
A major operation across the five Lower North districts shows how a new organisational structure is impacting the front line.
More staff asking the right questions
A programme to train specialist interviewers is going exceptionally well, says Detective Inspector Ross Grantham, Manager of Investigations Development based at Police National Headquarters.
SMART brings swift payback
Tow trucks may have to become a regular feature at vehicle checkpoints as SMART devices mean offending drivers are identified within seconds.
Staff recruited for specialist team
Police is inviting qualified staff to apply for a place in the Special Tactics Group (STG).