New Zealand's first court dog has had a warm welcome from Justice Minister Amy Adams at the Tauranga Court house.
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Kia ora, welcome to the New Zealand Government website for people affected by crime.
If you or your family or whānau have been affected by crime you can get support to help you deal with the practical and emotional effects of the crime and information to help you understand the legal process.
Chief Victims Advisor Kim McGregor welcomes the announcement of a multi-agency family violence pilot in Christchurch.
Justice Minister Amy Adams has announced the launch of a family violence Integrated Safety Response pilot in Christchurch.
Recent reoffending data shows restorative justice is proving effective in reducing crime.
The Government has agreed to major state care reforms and a complete overhaul of Child, Youth and Family.