State of National Emergency important notice

State of National Emergency

Police service update

At 11.59pm on Wednesday 25 March 2020, New Zealand moved to COVID-19 Alert Level 4.

This means New Zealanders not working in essential services must stay at home and stop all interactions with others outside of their household.

During this time Police will continue to provide essential policing services.

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Christchurch statistics

Christchurch statistics

Date Published: 
June 2011

Family violence statistics for Christchurch Central, Northern and Southern Canterbury for the period September 2010 - May 2011 and the same period the previous year.

The recent earthquakes in Canterbury have created a demand for more current statistics other than what is being published in the Monthly Statistical Indicators, particularly, family violence statistics.

To address this demand, New Zealand Police is publishing the following statistics on family violence for the three areas in Canterbury District; Christchurch Central, Northern Canterbury and Southern Canterbury.