Alert Level 3 compliance update
Since Alert Level 3 came into place, 19 people have been charged with a total of 20 offences in Tāmaki Makaurau, Northland, and parts of the Waikato, as at 5pm yesterday (Sunday 10 October 2021).
Of these, 15 were for failing to comply with order (COVID-19), 2 were for failure to comply with direction/prohibition/restriction, 1 was a Health Act breach and 2 were for assaults/threatens/hinders/obstructs enforcement officer.
In the same time period, 24 people were formally warned.
Police have received a total of 3,283 105-online breach notifications relating to businesses, mass gatherings or people in Tāmaki Makaurau, Northland, and parts of the Waikato.
As of 11.59pm yesterday October 10, a total of 580,508 vehicles have now been stopped at the checkpoints on Auckland’s northern and southern boundaries, with a total of 8124 vehicles having been turned around.
9483 vehicles were processed at the checkpoints yesterday with 161 of those vehicles being turned around.
A total of 26 out of 1856 vehicles were turned away at the Northern checkpoints yesterday, while 135 vehicles out of 7627 were turned around at the Southern checkpoints.
As at 11.59pm last night, 29,762 heavy vehicles have been stopped and 1011 of them have been turned around attempting to leave Tāmaki Makaurau, with 26 of those turned around yesterday.
It’s important to remember that travel across an Alert Level Boundary remains restricted and you will be turned-away if you don’t have the required evidence for permitted travel, as outlined on the Covid-19 website.
Adriana Weber/NZ Police