Community Constable Harley North called into the Gold FM studio to update the Police File this week.
Tuesday 9 October Police attended a two vehicle traffic crash at the intersection of SH2 and Campbell Road. A female driver sustained a minor... Continue reading »
Police are urgently appealing for sightings of Lauren Hamilton, 34, from Tauranga.
Lauren recently gave birth and is believed to have her newborn baby with her.
Police are extremely concerned for the welfare of Lauren and her baby.
We would like... Continue reading »
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service had a busy weekend answering 10 calls for assistance between Friday and yesterday, Sunday.
The crew travelled to Warkworth, Waiheke Island (three times for three separate incidents), Great Barrier Island,... Continue reading »
A man has died after being pulled from the water at Hot Water Beach yesterday afternoon.
Emergency services were called to the scene shortly before 4 pm.
Angelo Tuyay was a member of a Tauranga Christian organisation and died when he got into... Continue reading »
Emergency services have been called to a collision between a truck and car near the intersection of Old Tauranga Road Waihi and Sh2 south of Waihi.
Please avoid the area. Traffic is backed up towards Waihi.
Indications at this stage are at least one... Continue reading »
Community Constable Harley North updated the Police File this week.
Monday 1 October Police attended a burglary that occurred over the weekend at a commercial premise on Roberts St. Property was stolen, two offenders were captured on CCTV camera.... Continue reading »
Western Bay of Plenty Police and Coastguard are urging boaties to be prepared, after two boats capzised on the Kaituna Bar over the last two days.
On Friday morning, a small boat with two people on board capsized on the bar.
As the Maketu... Continue reading »
Waihi Police are encouraging residents to be mindful of security following a burglary on Thursday night.
About 9 pm Police received a report of a man entering a residential property as the occupants slept.
When they woke, the man fled through an... Continue reading »
The long awaited decision that Whitianga’s rescue helicopter service is safe and will remain is very welcome news.
“I’m pleased that our collective community voice has been heard” said Coromandel MP Scott Simpson.“The Coromandel rescue helicopter... Continue reading »
Community Constable Harley North updated the Gold FM Police File this week.
Wednesday 19 September Police received a report that a child was approached at Stafford Street by a male driving a red coloured ute. The police investigation later revealed... Continue reading »
The traction of misinformation and mistruths bandied about on social media had sad consequences for a man who stopped to offer a Waihi child he knew walking to school in the rain a ride last week.
His kind gesture turned into something sinister when... Continue reading »
Community Constable Harley North updated the Gold FM Police File. Listen in to our podcast to hear the full details.
Wednesday 12 September Police attended a car vs motorcycle traffic crash at SH25 near the intersection of Golden Valley Road. One of... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil spoke to Chief Fire Officer Moe Stevens to find out what caused the alarm to sound last week. It's been relatively quiet for the local Fire & Rescue Service compared to a couple of months ago.
Last Wednesday, September 12 the... Continue reading »
A 74-year-old Whitianga man missing since he was last seen in Whitianga late Saturday afternoon on his electric mobility scooter has been found.
He was located near the 309 Road by a Search and Rescue team not long ago.
He is being treated for... Continue reading »
Police and mining security intervened after twelve Coromandel locals, including ex-politician Catherine Delahunty, set-up camp in the middle of the New Talisman Gold Mine site, risking arrest today.
New Talisman Gold Mines was granted permission to... Continue reading »
Community Constable Harley North updated the Police File this week and reminded people about driver responsibility regarding alcohol. Listen to the podcast to hear the full Gold FM Police File with Community Constable North.
Wednesday 5 September A... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil spoke to Wymond Symes about Waihi LandSAR. This voluntary group assist police with search and rescue operations locally and in the wider Waikato area.
Wymond is a busy man as he also wears the Secretary, Community Liason and fundraiser... Continue reading »
Harcourts Gold Star Real Estate is proud to support the Waihi Land Search and Rescue with a donation of $5,000 through the Harcourts Foundation.
Waihi Land Search and Rescue (LandSAR) is one of over 50 specialist search and rescue groups around the... Continue reading »
Community Constable Harley North updated the Gold FM Police File, which featured a 50 year old woman who has been taking up a lot of police time lately.Harley also talked about the robbery of an antique dealer in Waihi on Monday and provided a... Continue reading »
At approximately 1.30 pm on Monday the 3rd of September 2018 two males entered the St John ambulance premises in Johnston Street Waihi where an antique dealer had set up for the day.
The males were wearing coverings across their faces and had the... Continue reading »