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Vauxhall search

Views of Vauxhall cars being searched by police at the central police station during their inquiries into the murder of Jennifer Beard.

Date 1970-01-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Vauxhall search

Views of Vauxhall cars being searched by police at the central police station during their inquiries into the murder of Jennifer Beard.

Date 1970-01-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Inspector G. R. Knight

Portraits of Inspector G. R. Knight, who is in charge of the search and rescue in the Christchurch police district.

Date 1970-02-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Police and picketers at the Sawyers Arms Road dump

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Constable Robertson at Prisk Motor Spares, Ferry Road

Constable Marie Robertson checking a burglary report and speaking with the shop owner at Prisks Motor Spares on Ferry Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Police and a Springbok rugby tour protestor

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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Police and Springbok rugby tour protesters

Police in riot gear drawing their batons against protesters who entered the pitch at Lancaster Park to demonstrate against the Springbok rugby tour.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Police and Springbok rugby tour protesters

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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Robert Muldoon with Springbok rugby tour protesters

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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Protest by women outside Christchurch District 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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Evacuation on Waltham Road

Police ushering bystanders away from leaking LPG cylinders on Waltham Road on the corner with Moorhouse Avenue and Barbadoes Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Anti-Muldoon protest

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Bomb discovery at Firehouse nightclub

Police car blocking Colombo Street in Sydenham outside the Firehouse night club at no. 293 after three bombs were discovered.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Star photographs

Suspected bomb blast at Canterbury Tales Bookshop

Police inspecting the scene of a suspected bomb blast outside Canterbury Tales bookshop in the Village Gate Shopping Mall in Merivale.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Damage to Canterbury Tales bookshop window

The window of the Canterbury Tales bookshop in the Village Gate Shopping Mall in Merivale, after a suspected bomb blast.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Explosion at Anderson Engineering

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Christchurch South Intermediate School self defence class

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Search and Rescue Organisation members

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Fire damage at Young Image Amusement Centre

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.

Date 1972-06-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Star photographs

Protest against Robert Muldoon

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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs