Te Rangihiroa Whakaruru

Te Rangihiroa Whakaruru
A case reaches prosecution stage when charges are laid. There may be a number of hearings during this stage and name suppression may stay in place. The SFO will announce if guilty pleas are entered. If not, the case will go to trial.

Te Rangihiroa Whakaruru 170658

Te Rangihiroa Whakaruru has been sentenced to 12 months’ home detention and 300 hours of community work. He was also ordered to make full reparation for stealing approximately $111,000 of charitable funds and lying to the Serious Fraud Office. To view our media release regarding this case, please click here.

  • Defendant sentenced to 12 months’ home detention and 300 hours of community work on 14 October.

  • Defendant pleads guilty in the Auckland District Court on 16 December to five charges of ‘Obtaining by deception’ under the Crimes Act and one charge of ‘Supplying false or misleading information’ under the Serious Fraud Office Act.

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