Crash, Appleby Highway

Location: Tasman Diversions are in place following a two-vehicle crash in Appleby, Tasman District. It happened just after 4pm on the Appleby Highway, at the intersection with Swamp Road. Indications are that there are injuries involved, and some power lines are down. Traffic is being diverted down Lower Queen Street. […]

Death on Moutohorā Island

On Thursday 4 April, while on a guided tour of Moutohorā Island, a tourist fell and was seriously injured. First aid was immediately provided and the emergency services were called. The Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter attended and the injured person was airlifted to Tauranga Hospital but subsequently passed away on […]

Serious assault – Tauranga

Location: Bay of Plenty Police are investigating a serious assault in Tauranga on Sunday 7 April 2019. A man with serious injuries was found on The Strand near the public toilets on Wharf Street around 3:45am. The assault is believed to have happened around 3:20am. The man was taken to […]