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    Quick Action, Near Miss and Courage in New Zealand Attacks

    Recent NewsNew York Times

    Chris Cahill explains to the New York Times how the police response to the shootings at two mosques in Christchurch unfolded.

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    Police Association fully supports PM's call for gun law changes

    Media ReleasesNZPA

    Police Association President Chris Cahill has welcomed the Prime Minister’s early commitment to changing New Zealand’s gun laws.

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    Review confirms no quick fix for NZ's fleeing driver dilemma

    Media ReleasesNZPA

    The IPCA/Police thematic review, Fleeing Drivers in New Zealand, is welcomed by the Police Association for its in-depth analysis and presentation of…

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    News Article

    Fleeing driver in Nelson triple fatal was on meth

    Recent NewsNewshub

    Paranoid fleeing drivers high on meth is an increasing problem for frontline police officers, says Police Assn President Chris Cahill.

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    News Article

    Danger means arming police where we're heading

    Recent NewsRNZ Morning Report

    President Chris Cahill told Morning Report that he supports the decision to arm Christchurch officers while there is a suspected gunman on the loose.

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    Police Association warns of firearms dangers to police and public

    Media ReleasesNZPA

    The Police Association has grave concerns about the safety of police officers following the recent incidents which appear to show they have, once…

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