24 days ago

Do we need armed police in special vehicles patrolling Waikato communities?

Nicola Brennan-Tupara Reporter from Waikato Times

Hi neighbours,
New rapid reaction armed police teams will form in three districts, including Waikato, after the Christchurch terror attacks prompted a review of firearms emergencies.
On Friday, Police Commissioner Mike Bush cited "growth in organised crime" and the impact of methamphetamine-fuelled offending as factors justifying the new teams.
READ MORE here.
So do you think we need armed police patrolling Waikato communities?

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6 days ago

New World promotion

Rosemary from Nawton

I consider that the latest New World promotion for FREE glasses is a rort. Promotional info is all over their stores and in their weekly flyers but none of these glasses are FREE. In order to get a glass you have to spend money instore and according to how much you spend, you get a voucher. When you have enough vouchers you can get a glass and if you get enough vouchers (i.e. spend heaps of money) you could get a full set. These are not FREE glasses, you have to pay for them. It's yet another scam to avoid.

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18 hours ago

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The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

Only 10 days to go until the 2019 Emergency Mobile Alert nationwide test on 24 November!

EMAs allow you to quickly receive important information from relevant government agencies if there is a serious risk to your life, health or property. The upcoming test allows NZ Civil Defence to evaluate the system to ensure as many people as possible can receive alerts.

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