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Police should not have tried to ram a car off the road in Christchurch shortly before it was involved in a crash, an IPCA investigation has found.
Two teenagers were at the house where police shot a man dead in Paeroa on Friday. Video
A man who threatened to hurt himself was left in a court cell with fixtures that could be used for self-harm, and was later found dead.
The Independent Police Conduct Authority (IPCA) says the police fleeing driver policy needs to be amended in the wake of another death after a pursuit.
The Independent Police Conduct Authority is urging the police to review their policy on chasing fleeing drivers saying too many young people are dying. Audio
A 15-year-old boy who was lifted off the ground by his neck and pinned against a wall by a police officer says he thought he was going to die. Audio
The Green Party is calling for an investigation into the conduct of police who were involved in an unlawful warrant used to search journalist Nicky Hager's home. Audio
The police watchdog has found that officers treated the caregivers of a severely disabled teenager who drowned in a bath as witnesses, rather than people who might have been guilty. Audio
The police watchdog has found officers failed to properly investigate the death of a severely disabled boy who drowned in a bath while in care. Audio
Police who pepper sprayed a New Plymouth man's dog were searching his home unlawfully, the police watchdog says.
There is no evidence a detective committed perjury during Kim Dotcom's court action, according to the Independent Police Conduct Authority.
Authorities are investigating a senior Northland police officer accused of mishandling protection order breaches reported by a young woman. Audio
Police have apologised to the family of a man who died in a station cell last year and say it was totally unacceptable officers didn't help Sentry Taitoko as he bashed his head repeatedly on the… Audio
The police say the 53-year-old man died last night after being called to reports of an attack on the man's parents in their Hastings home earlier in the evening. Audio
Police were justified in shooting a man in the back twice, tasering him before and after and also punching and hitting him with a torch when he was on the ground. Audio
A police officer who held a 14 year old boy's throat until he changed colour and almost dislocated his shoulder has been disciplined but won't face criminal charges. Audio