Story: Security and personal safety

Junette Rielly, Māori warden

Junette Rielly, Māori warden

Māori warden Junette Rielly with two young women on Auckland's Fort Street on a Friday night in 2009. She had been doing this work for 21 years. Junette and her fellow wardens patrolled the streets from 10 p.m. until 3 a.m., helping the police look after the welfare of people out for the night.

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Carl Walrond, 'Security and personal safety - Safety strategies', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 September 2023)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 5 May 2011, updated 1 Aug 2017