30 May 2023

Auckland retailers sceptical on more fog cannon funding

From Checkpoint, 5:50 pm on 30 May 2023

Embattled retailers doubt more money for fog cannons will stop the spate of ram raids they're experiencing.

The government's announced another $11 million for the fog cannon scheme - which the police minister says has been "incredibly popular".

But retailers say they need more police on the beat around their stores to stop the crime happening in the first place.

Our reporter Jimmy Ellingham and camerman Nick Monro have the story.