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Detective-Inspector J. W. Wooders with stolen property

Detective-Inspector J. W. Wooders crouched amongst $3000 worth of property stolen from about thirty cars in the city over the past two months.

Date 1970-09-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Detectives examining crime prevention posters

Detective-Sergeant B. Preston and Detective Chief Inspector B. Wilkinson looking at entries in the Police children’s “crime prevention” poster competition.

Date 1971-09-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Scene of theft at McMahon and Lee Ltd

Views of the interior of McMahon and Lee Ltd at 386 St Asaph Street following a break-in where safe breakers stole $700 but missed $20,000. Frames two to four show detectives investigating the scene.

Date 1970-02-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Detective Superintendent F. A. Gordon

Head of the Christchurch Criminal Investigation Branch, Detective Superintendent F. A. Gordon at his desk with samples of cannabis.

Date 1969-12-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Detectives taking plaster cast of footprint

[Frame 8a] Detective J. Dwight pouring plaster to take a cast of a footprint at the United Bowling Club greens. [Frames 9a and 10a] Detectives J. Dwight and B. Lester taking a plaster cast of a...

Date 1972-05-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

M. T. Churches holding a plaque

Detective Chief Inspector M. T. Churches holding a plaque recieved from the Federal Bureau of Investigation in America.

Date 1971-06-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Robbery at Hornby Trust Hotel

Views of the investigation into the assault and robbery that occurred in the carpark of the Hornby Trust Hotel, including Detective Senior-Sergeant T. Joy.

Date 1972-01-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Exploded postal box

A detective and a post office official examine an exploded postal box at the Walker Street post office.

Date 1977-08-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs

Kittens in a detective's hat

John Whiting a Papanui detective, with three kittens in his hat after finding them whilst on patrol in the Coutts Island area.

Date 1982-04-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs