Free health advice when you need it... Yeah Right!drug policy is working!
It has been reported that the incident started during a police drug operation at the two-storey house. One officer was shot in the back and managed to radio that officers were down, he said. (see http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/2391507/Police-officer-shot-dead-in-Napier
(shall we all pretend this is not a severe case of deviancy amplification, created under warrant of the Minister of Health, Tony Ryall! /Blair)
Is this an ideological crime/gang patch we should ban?
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A large part of Napier Hill and surrounding areas have been cordoned off by police, bringing parts of the city to a standstill.
With the Hawke's Bay AOS stretched, back-up was called for, with Gisborne AOS members and a dog unit flown in by the Lion Foundation rescue helicopter around 10.30am.
It is understood the elite Special Tactics Group is en route from Wellington.