Review: Prison Break: The Extraordinary Life & Crimes of New Zealand’s Most Infamous Escapee

Greg Fleming, Kete Books. https://www.ketebooks.co.nz/all-book-reviews/prison-break-the-extraordinary-life-and-crimes-of-new-zealands-most-infamous-escapee-fh3nb-dfj7j-93gt4 Despite spending 40 years of his life in jail, Arthur Taylor has rarely been out of the news. He was first jailed in the 1970s and has since served time for drugs, kidnapping and firearms charges. He’s escaped from jail… Read More »Review: Prison Break: The Extraordinary Life & Crimes of New Zealand’s Most Infamous Escapee

Taking in Taylor an eye-opening adventure

By Daisy Hudson, Otago Daily Times, Saturday, 31 July 2021 https://www.odt.co.nz/news/dunedin/taking-taylor-eye-opening-adventure?fbclid=IwAR060zFMg1Eadpk98wPLStFFopirWsJ937ZQ6iFxXOgb274IwYWIEdn8w8U Hazel Heal’s advocacy for career criminal Arthur Taylor has thrown the Dunedin lawyer into the national spotlight, and changed her life in a multitude of ways. Before the release of Mr Taylor’s new book, Daisy Hudson… Read More »Taking in Taylor an eye-opening adventure

Auckland prison escape day 14: ‘I take my hat off to him’, says jailbreak artist

George Block, Stuff.co.nz 06:57, Jul 13 2021 Prisoner rights advocate and serial jailbreaker Arthur Taylor believes an Auckland inmate’s escape from custody was a pre-planned effort rather than a chance dash for freedom. Taylor, who escaped custody a dozen times during nearly 40 years behind bars, says… Read More »Auckland prison escape day 14: ‘I take my hat off to him’, says jailbreak artist

Witness C revealed: The story behind Roberto Harris, the man who lied at David Tamihere’s trial

26 Apr, 2018 05:28 PM By: Sam Hurley New Zealand Herald business journalist sam.hurley@nzherald.co.nz @SamuelPHurley blob:https://www.nzherald.co.nz/561688c5-49d9-48ba-ad33-24afa6086202 Who is Witness C? He is best known for giving evidence at one of New Zealand’s most infamous murder trials, but he is also a double murderer who tried to… Read More »Witness C revealed: The story behind Roberto Harris, the man who lied at David Tamihere’s trial

Prison Break

The Extraordinary Life and Crimes of New Zealand’s Most Infamous Escapee Arthur Taylor The extraordinary true story behind New Zealand’s most infamous career criminal and prolific escapee. Arthur Taylor is New Zealand’s best known, most influential, and colourful career criminal. A household name, he was… Read More »Prison Break