Community Constable Harley North updated the Gold FM Police File this week.
Drones have been a hot topic in Waihi lately. Many locals have complained about drones flying over their property and compromising their privacy. Constable North had first... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil caught up with Waihi Chief Fire Officer Moe Stevens to find out what set the alarm off to the six Fire Call Outs the service attended over the past week.
At 1.30 pm last Wednesday a motorhome tipped over on its side in the Karangahake... Continue reading »
The 19-year-old woman involved in a crash between a car and a truck at the intersection of SH 25 and Hauraki Road on November 24 has died.
She was Melanie Dangel from Germany.
Police are supporting her family members who have flown to New Zealand.... Continue reading »
Police are now able to name the man who died in the Tauranga Harbour area on Saturday afternoon.
Gregory Dean Bunyan, a 55-year-old from Hamilton, was unable to be revived when he was pulled from the water near the Tauranga Harbour entrance.
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Police and emergency services were called to attend a serious crash on State Highway 2 near Whakamarama just before 3:00pm following a two car crash.
One person has died at the scene and two other people have serious injuries.
The road is likely to... Continue reading »
Community Constable Harley North phoned in with the Police File update this week. Click play to hear the full interview.
Monday 20 November Police received a report of a burglary at a Queen Street address where a male entered a property and stole an... Continue reading »
Chief Fire Officer Moe Stevens spoke with Brian Gentil this morning. The Waihi Fire Service responded to 11 fire call-outs over the past week.
Last Monday the service was called to an alarm at the Waihi Beach RSA at 5.30 pm. It was a false alarm. ... Continue reading »
A body has been found at Anzac Bay, Waihi Beach.
Emergency services were called to the scene at 10.22am.
Police are currently at the scene and working to identify the person.
Photo: Gold FM - Anzac Bay last February
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State Highway 2 at Kopuku Rd, Maramarua remains closed in both directions following a serious crash.
Emergency services were called just before 2.30pm to a collision involving two vehicles, one of them towing a trailer.
The drivers of both vehicles... Continue reading »
Emergency services have responded to a crash on SH2 at Kopuku Rd, Maramarua.
Initial reports are that there has been a collision between a vehicle and another vehicle with a trailer.
According to scene information two people have been injured.
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Police have released the name of the 24-year-old fisherman who went missing off Bowentown Harbour on Monday night.
He was Jason Elijah Shane Manuka Lines.
Despite an extensive Police-led search, Jason has not been located.
Search teams, including... Continue reading »
Police are at the scene of a crash involving a car and truck in Orongo, Hauraki.
Senior Sergeant David Raffan said, emergency services were called to the scene on State Highway 25 at 11am.One person was trapped. One person is believed to have... Continue reading »
The 24-year-old woman missing in Katikati has been found alive and well.
She was located by Search and Rescue volunteers in the Kaimai Range south of Katikati at around 3pm today.
Police would like to thank everyone who assisted in the search and... Continue reading »
Police are searching for missing Mount Maunganui woman Ola Shahin in the Lindemann Road area, Katikati, Bay of Plenty.
The 24-year-old was reported missing at approximately 7 am this morning and Police have significant concerns for her wellbeing.
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It was good to welcome Senior Constable Harley North back into the Gold FM studio this morning. Local police have been busy with family violence, drones, break-ins, crashes, intoxication, assault and more being investigated over the past week.... Continue reading »
More resources have joined the search for a fisherman missing off Bowentown Harbour in western Bay of Plenty.
Police were alerted at 11.20pm last night that a 24-year-old man from Rotorua was missing.
He was in a party of three people who’d gone... Continue reading »
A search is under way for a fisherman missing off Bowentown Harbour in western Bay of Plenty.
The 24-year-old man from Rotorua was in a party of three people who were fishing yesterday evening.
Police were alerted after 11pm when two members of the... Continue reading »
A 1 year old boy is making a good recovery after being run over in a Whangamata driveway earlier this week.
The toddler’s German family is holidaying in New Zealand and were having breakfast when the little boy was hit in the driveway by another... Continue reading »
Sergeant Craig Thorne called into Gold FM to update us on the Police File. He had to take the long way to work this morning due to a crash on Waihi Beach Road at approximately 7 am. Craig reminded people to be aware of the conditions as someone used... Continue reading »
An English tourist who was in a critical condition after falling off a retaining wall at Waihi Beach last Thursday evening has died.
The Westpac 1 helicopter crew was called to Waihi Beach at 10.37 pm last Thursday where Fire Service personnel had... Continue reading »