Views of Vauxhall cars being searched by police at the central police station during their inquiries into the murder of Jennifer Beard.
Portraits of Inspector G. R. Knight, who is in charge of the search and rescue in the Christchurch police district.
Strikers with placards on a picket line at Sawyers Arms Road dump being moved by police to allow a Mogel Bin Services truck to offload Waimairi County rubbish.
Constable Marie Robertson checking a burglary report and speaking with the shop owner at Prisks Motor Spares on Ferry Road.
Police in a scuffle with an anti-springbok tour demonstrator outside the venue, Wilding Park, of the Davis Cup tennis match between Great Britain and New Zealand. The incident happened as the Prime...
Police in riot gear drawing their batons against protesters who entered the pitch at Lancaster Park to demonstrate against the Springbok rugby tour.
A policeman using bolt cutters to remove the chains linking four Springbok rugby tour protesters, who had chained themselves to the first-floor level scaffolding outside the Canterbury Rugby Union...
Protesters against the Springbok rugby tour clashing with the Prime Minister Robert Muldoon as he arrives at Pioneer Stadium ahead of Davis Cup tennis games. Police are shown restraining protesters as...
A line of Springbok rugby tour protesters sat across Ferrymead Bridge. Facing them are a line of police with batons.
Women holding banners outside court.
A group of women from the Women Against Rape group, being escorted by police from their protest site outside Christchurch District Court due to their chanting and singing disturbing court proceedings.
Police ushering bystanders away from leaking LPG cylinders on Waltham Road on the corner with Moorhouse Avenue and Barbadoes Street.
Protesters on Kilmore Street near the Christchurch Town Hall following a march from Cathedral Square with banners and placards protesting against Prime Minister Robert Muldoon.
Police car blocking Colombo Street in Sydenham outside the Firehouse night club at no. 293 after three bombs were discovered.
Police inspecting the scene of a suspected bomb blast outside Canterbury Tales bookshop in the Village Gate Shopping Mall in Merivale.
The window of the Canterbury Tales bookshop in the Village Gate Shopping Mall in Merivale, after a suspected bomb blast.
Police guarding the scene of an acetylene tank explosion at Anderson Heavy Ferrous Foundry Centre on Curries Road, Woolston. The tank exploded as it was being unloaded from a flack deck truck.
Police investigators at the scene of a nail bomb attack at Sydenham police station on Stanley Street.
Inspector Tom Lynch (left), police community liaison officer, in the playground at Christchurch South Intermediate School teaching a self defence class to a group of students.
Sergeant G.E. Dawson (Police) checking off members of the Search and Rescue Organisation. Shown here from left are: Roger Nuttall, Denis Thomas, and Brian Wyman.
A police officer inspects the fire damage to pool tables at Young Image Amusement Centre, 832 Colombo Street. It was believed the fires were deliberately lit.
Protesters and police in Cashel Street ahead of Robert Muldoon opening the Canterbury Savings Bank building. The Protesters have gathered to protest against the Prime Minister Robert Muldoon and...
Police holding back a fence keeping demonstrators from the Town Hall entrance.