News | Law and Order
28 Nov 2020 3:46
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Days of Xmas
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Law and Order

    A former Canterbury DHB employee has been sentenced to three years in prison

    A former Canterbury DHB employee has been sentenced to three years in prison


    The woman stole more than a million dollars between 2013 and 2018.

    The ex-admin worker, in her early 50s, admitted to the Serious Fraud Office last year that she'd diverted patient cash into her personal bank account.

    The court heard yesterday the money was spent on online gambling, and a lavish lifestyle.

    That included having cosmetic surgery in Thailand, giving presents to her family, and buying a jet ski.

    She has been granted interim name suppression.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Law and Order News
     27 Nov: Indonesian Fisheries Minister Edhy Prabowo arrested over alleged lobster corruption
     27 Nov: Hamilton police have recaptured an escaped prisoner.
     27 Nov: One of the men charged after a police investigation into alleged historical sexual offending at Dilworth School has died
     27 Nov: Police have issued more than 200 infringement notices to drivers involved in a large gang funeral procession on Auckland's North Shore
     27 Nov: A Rotorua man has been found guilty of manslaughter over the death of a 10 month old baby
     27 Nov: Cordons erected after a fleeing driver evaded police in the Bay of Plenty town of Kawerau have been taken down
     27 Nov: A person's died in the water at Auckland's Takapuna Beach
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Hawke's Bay have earned promotion into the 2021 Mitre 10 Cup Premiership, after defeating Northland 36-24 in the Championship decider in Napier More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Lines and lines and parcels galore ... Kiwi shoppers are embracing today's Black Friday sales. More...



     Today's News

    Rugby:
    Hawke's Bay have earned promotion into the 2021 Mitre 10 Cup Premiership, after defeating Northland 36-24 in the Championship decider in Napier 22:17

    International:
    Donald Trump has started the transition process. What's left for him to do before Joe Biden's inauguration? 22:17

    Cricket:
    The Black Caps hope the Pakistan cricket side adhere to their specific protocols for the remainder of their time in MIQ 21:57

    Entertainment:
    Kerry Katona lived on "tomato ketchup butties" as a child 21:44

    Law and Order:
    Indonesian Fisheries Minister Edhy Prabowo arrested over alleged lobster corruption 21:37

    Entertainment:
    The Duchess of Sussex thinks a compassionate attitude can help to heal heartbreak 21:14

    Entertainment:
    Kelly Clarkson has hinted at a possible reason behind her split from Brandon Blackstock 20:44

    Entertainment:
    Dave Chappelle has urged fans to boycott his hit comedy series 20:14

    Entertainment:
    Bill Murray is mourning the loss of his older brother 19:44

    Entertainment:
    Rihanna has praised Adele for her "incredible" transformation 19:14


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2020 New Zealand City Ltd