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Recent arrivals to New Zealand will receive a text message from Police to check they are complying will all self-isolation requirements.

Police is assisting the Medical Officer of Health to ensure all those who have arrived since 1am on Monday 16 March are self-isolating as instructed.

The text message will come from 4511.

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Tuesday, 11 June 2019 - 2:54pm |

Body found in search for missing man, West Coast

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A body was found this morning in the search for a 21-year-old Denmark man in Karangarua Valley, South Westland.

While the deceased has not yet been formally identified, Police believe it is the man Police and LandSAR have been looking for since he was reported overdue yesterday.

The death will be referred to the coroner.


Issued by Police Media Centre