Tuesday, July 16, 2024

Security

Speed cameras to be signalled to drivers

Transport Minister, Simeon Brown says the rollout of new speed camera signs for fixed speed cameras will encourage drivers to check their speeds, improving...

Auckland CBD safety measures gain momentum

Auckland Council has announced a series of new initiatives aimed at improving safety in the city centre under the banner of its ‘Together for...

New cameras for Whakatāne Harbour

Coastguard Whakatāne has installed two new live-feed cameras thanks to funding support from Toi Moana Bay of Plenty Regional Council. The cameras provide better visibility...

Air Force crew monitors Pacific fishing activities

A Royal New Zealand Air Force P-8A Poseidon surveillance crew has clocked up around 9,000 nautical miles monitoring fishing activities in the exclusive economic...

New security technology in the bag for Auckland Airport

Passengers travelling internationally from Auckland Airport will now be able to keep laptops and liquids in their carry-on bags for security screening thanks to...

Auckland Mayor backs city safety measures with funding

Auckland Mayor, Wayne Brown, has approved an additional $570,000 to help fund a City Safety Coordinator and the establishment of volunteer community safety patrols. This...

Minister confirms NZ Parliamentary network breached by China

New Zealand stands with the United Kingdom in its condemnation of People’s Republic of China (PRC) state-backed malicious cyber activity impacting its Electoral Commission...

Increased hospital security to stay

Health Minister, Shane Reti says a continuation of increased security measures at eight key hospitals around New Zealand reflects the Government’s ongoing commitment to...

Biosecurity boosts airport staff ahead of school holidays

Biosecurity New Zealand has bolstered its border force at Auckland Airport in preparation for the upcoming school holidays. Biosecurity New Zealand northern regional commissioner, Mike...

Rotorua to ride dumped trolleys initiative

Rotorua Lakes Council is working with local businesses to address the issue of illegal dumping of shopping trolleys within the city. Representatives from New World,...

Wellington to roll out 24/7 monitoring network

Wellington City Council is preparing to roll out a new monitoring network to collect data on active transport to better inform effective, evidence-based decision-making...

Security boost for Te Awamutu council staff after rise in threats

Waipā District Council says improved security measures are being introduced at its Te Awamutu office to ensure the health and safety of staff following...

Wellington keeps urban design cool on hot spots

When Wellington City Council’s Urban Design team set out to establish a new public space, their focus is on designs that are vibrant, welcoming,...

Commercial fishing boat cameras floated

The rollout of on-board cameras across New Zealand's inshore commercial fishing fleet has reached a new milestone, with cameras set to go live on...

New Hamilton campaign eyes Vision Zero goal

Hamilton City Council is encouraging anyone on the move around the city to look out for others as part of a new local road...