TCR - Traffic Crash Report - 02/02/2022
The request was refused by New Zealand Police.
From: Joshua Rogers
Dear New Zealand Police,
I am writing to request the TCR for the fatal incident on State Highway 26 on the 02/02/2022 shortly before 1400 hours in the Waikato Region.
I can confirm I am a New Zealand Citizen and currently reside in New Zealand.
New Zealand Police
Good afternoon Joshua
I refer to your request for information made under the Official
Information Act 1982
You have asked for:
I am writing to request the TCR for the fatal incident on State Highway 26
on the 02/02/2022 shortly before 1400 hours in the Waikato Region.
I have considered your request under the OIA 1982, and can advise you of
* The fatal accident occurred on the 01/02/2022 on SH.26 Eureka.
* This investigation is on-going and any Criminal Liability needs to be
* Following on from this, it will also form part of a Coronial Inquiry.
* Your request is therefore declined pursuant to S.6(c) of the Official
Information Act 1982 - The maintenance of the law, including the
prevention, investigation, and detection of offences, and the right to
a fair trial.
Please consider this request now closed.
You have the right to ask the Ombudsman to review my decision if you are
not satisfied with Police’s response to your request.
WL (Bill) CROWE
Waikato Information Requests Team
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