The Cook Islands High Court has been advised that an assault on a female matter in regard to a Fijian resident has been through a traditional reconciliation process within the Fijian community.
Takitumu’s volunteer police officers were kept busy over the Christmas and New Year’s period working diligently to keep the area’s roads free of dangerous and reckless drivers.
The Cook Islands Police Service has emerged from the two-week festive season with a healthy level of confidence in its performance regarding road safety and community security, says spokesman Trevor Pitt.
A young woman acquitted on a charge of fighting in a public place was warned not to appear in the Cook Islands High Court again.
James Kavakura, who has been charged for one count of assault on a female, will have his case decided the Cook Islands High Court on January 17.
A man charged with assaulting a person at a bar in Arorangi, was convicted and fined $300 when he appeared before Justice of Peace Georgina Williams at the Cook Islands High Court yesterday.