Plan ahead and return home safely this weekend

With seven people dead on our roads this long weekend and over 36 hours to go, Police are imploring motorists to drive safely. “While our investigators... Read More

SADD social media stickers to help make it home

Students from SADD, which stands for Students Against Dangerous Driving, want all New Zealanders to think a little deeper this Labour weekend.   And... Read More

Holiday road toll now five

The holiday weekend road toll currently stands at five. A person has died after falling from a moving vehicle in Kawakawa Bay south east of Auckland.... Read More

Plan ahead for Labour weekend travel

Waka Kotahi NZTA is encouraging motorists to use its holiday journey planner to check traffic predictions so they can plan their trips before they leave. The... Read More

Police release name of SH2 fatal crash victim

Police can now confirm the name of the person who died following Tuesday's crash on State highway 2 in the Bay of Plenty. “He was Jayden... Read More

Police appeal for safe roads this Labour Weekend

Police are asking drivers to play their part in keeping roads in the region safe so that everyone can arrive alive and enjoy their long weekend plans. Labour... Read More

Car sought in connection to fatal crash

  As police continuing to investigate the circumstances of a fatal crash in the Bay of Plenty, officers are appealing for information about a vehicle... Read More

Traffic delays in Waimana Gorge following slip

A slip on State Highway 2 in the Waimana Gorge is causing traffic delays. NZTA advise that due to a slip in the gorge, stop/go traffic management is... Read More

SH30 Rotorua works starting Sunday

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is reminding motorists that multiple worksites are active on State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles... Read More

Crash on SH30 near Lake Rotoma

8am Update: State Highway 30 near Lake Rotoma has re-opened following a vehicle crashing into a power pole. Police were notified of a single car crash... Read More

Fatal crash in Bay of Plenty

One person has died following a crash in the Bay of Plenty. Police can now confirm one person has died following a serious crash on SH 30, Lake Rotoma... Read More

One injured after vehicle rolls in Matata

A helicopter has been sent to Matata due to a person being injured following a vehicle incident. "An off-road vehicle rolled on a property in... Read More

One died following crash near Matamata

A person has died after being struck by a car in Matamata last night.   Police were notified at 9.35pm on Friday night that a car had struck a pedestrian... Read More

Road reopens after crash at Ngongotaha

State Highway 26 was closed in both directions early this morning due to a vehicle crash. Police were notified of a single-vehicle collision on Ngongotaha... Read More

Death toll for BOP roads hits tragic landmark

New Zealand Police, Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency and the area’s Councils are committed to improving safety on the Bay of Plenty’s... Read More