With the release of the National Party’s “discussion document” on law and order, it is clear that they are planning a “hard-line conservative” stance on criminality for the 2020 general… Continue reading "Budget freezes and station closures: How the National government paved the way for more crime"
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Early in the year, a police pursuit ended in a fatal crash that took the lives of two teenage boys in Christchurch. The vehicle being pursued was stolen by its… Continue reading "A law change could tackle the problem of fatal police chases"
A year before the 2017 general elections, New Zealand First leader Winston Peters pledged to add an extra 1,800 police officers if elected into government. It was reminiscent of his… Continue reading "Is it 2005 again? Labour-NZ First Government deliver on more Police Funding"