Crime on the rise across New Zealand

By Simeon Brown, MP for Pakuranga Recently, there have been a lot of reports both locally and nationally about increasing rates of crime, with...

Crime in Auckland on the rise

The latest statistics from police show that Auckland is becoming more dangerous with a 63 per cent increase in violent crime in Auckland's CBD...

It’s time to say goodbye to MIQ

By Simeon Brown, MP for Pakuranga With the Government now openly conceding that eliminating Covid-19 is not possible and warning that it will likely...

Timeline needed for removal of vaccine mandates and pass

By Simeon Brown, MP for Pakuranga The Government's failure to clearly state any sort of timeline for when Covid-19 restrictions and mandates can be...

Have your say on new housing rules proposed for Auckland

By Simeon Brown, MP for Pakuranga Following legislation passed by Parliament, Auckland Council is currently seeking submissions on their proposal to change the rules...

Auckland’s top transport priority should be second harbour crossing

By Simeon Brown, MP for Pakuranga The Government's recently announced proposal to spend more than $14 billion building light rail between the Auckland CBD...

Simeon Brown calls out donation to gang

Pakuranga MP Simeon Brown is criticising Chief Human Rights Commissioner Paul Hunt for paying a $200 donation to a gang. Brown, the National Party’s police...

$29b for light rail simply wasteful

By Simeon Brown, MP for Pakuranga Two weeks ago Treasury released documents showing Labour's light rail commitment could cost up to $29 billion, nearly...

Community safety of increasing concern

By Simeon Brown, MP for Pakuranga Rising crime rates are on everybody's mind right now, as if we didn't already have enough to worry...

Cycle bridge back-pedal a win for east

By Simeon Brown, MP for Pakuranga On Saturday the Government announced that they will not be proceeding with their ill-conceived $785 million cycle bridge...

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