`Re violent crime rising in Dannevirke. When rental companies advertise houses at $100 a week, combined with the fact there are no jobs to be had, there is an influxof the type of losers who have moved into this once peaceful little town. Unattributed.
pdms comment: is this really happening in Dannevirke and perhaps other small towns?
As an aside when I was a teenager growing up in Central Hawkes Bay and playing inter town rugby and cricket in Dannevirke it was always known as `the cleanest town in NZ'. Why you wonder - well it always had water running in the gutters in the main street.