From the classroom to the front line
Police recruits will spend more time in ‘real’ policing environments as training undergoes its biggest change in 30 years.
Our (former) man at the UN
Police contributed to the effort that won New Zealand a seat on the United Nations Security Council.
Staff cross ditch for G20 duties
Police’s largest overseas deployment is under way with 212 staff crossing the ditch to support Operation Southern Cross, the policing of the G20 summit in Brisbane.
Clean sport is the goal
The team planning policing of next year’s big international sports tournaments in New Zealand is working to keep them clean.
New approach to gang harm
A new Gang Intelligence Centre (GIC) will be at the heart of a whole-of-government approach to reducing harm caused by organised crime.
Keeping it simple will help youngsters
Police and Child Youth and Family (CYF) have worked together to simplify the process for reporting children and young people missing from CYF care.
Growing network supports women’s potential
A grass-roots network is growing throughout Police to support women reaching their full potential - and everyone stands to benefit.
Countdown to lower limits
Preparations for lowered drink-driving limits are in full swing, with online training for frontline staff and a wide-ranging publicity campaign.
More victims to benefit from Act
New legislation enhancing the rights of all victims will make the biggest difference to the most vulnerable – victims of serious crime.
Rugby players sink Navy
The New Zealand Police rugby team enjoyed a win over a Navy Barbarians side in Devonport last month.