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No. 373 September 2013

Welcome to the September issue of Ten One.

In this issue, we remember the heroics of police dog Gage, learn about the work of Maori Wardens in a far-flung corner and read a schoolboy's winning words of admiration for Police.


You can also read As I See It, Commissioner Peter Marshall's latest blog about Police issues.

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Gage - simply one of the best

On 13 July 2010, Police dog Gage was all that stood between Senior Constable Bruce Lamb and the gunman who had shot him.

 

Sniffing out the big money

Dogs have been trained to sniff out large amounts of cash hidden as part of the proceeds of crime.

Male victims’ needs top of mind

The case of paedophile James Parker in Northland has brought attention to the plight of male sexual abuse victims - but for a group who gathered at the Royal New Zealand Police College such issues have long been top of mind.

PIB on the move

The Police Infringement Bureau (PIB) has shifted across Wellington from upper Cuba Street to Police National Headquarters (PNHQ) at 180 Molesworth Street.

Bringing road safety up to speed

New Zealand road safety is a good 15 years behind the likes of Sweden, says an international expert, but work is on track to close the gap.

Wardens in the wide blue yonder

Lying nearly 700km out in the Pacific, with a time zone all their own, the Chatham Islands are a unique policing environment.

Communities mark end of Ramadan

Police staff around the country joined with Muslim communities as they observed the holy month of Ramadan.

Ben’s winning way with words

If staff in Waiuku, Counties Manukau, find youngsters being more friendly than usual, they might have Ben Ackroyd to thank.

 

Insights breathe life into training

Family violence training for Hawke's Bay staff has become much more dramatic, with real-life scenarios being acted out to make the process as challenging as possible for participants.

Bring on the WPC

While some of their colleagues are concerned about the PCT, it's the WPC on the minds of Constables Fiao'o Faamausili, of Counties Manukau, and Selica Winiata, of Central District.

Station to station

By Commissioner Peter Marshall

The police station of the 21st century is a world away from the old-style stations fondly - or not so fondly - remembered by officers of my generation.

Minister’s Word

A view from Police Minister Anne Tolley

We have a justice sector that is delivering great results for New Zealand communities.
Crime has fallen in each of the past three years and is down by a total of 16.7 per cent. At the same time, reoffending is down by 10.6 per cent so there are now thousands fewer victims of crime in our country.


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