Pat Hond (right) joined the New Zealand Police Force in 1955 and was the first Māori policewoman until the arrival of Bernadette Mariu (left) later the same year.
Story: Hond, Patricia Laura Te Waikapoata
How to cite this page:
Jeff Hond. 'Hond, Patricia Laura Te Waikapoata', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2000. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/5h34/hond-patricia-laura-te-waikapoata (accessed 7 August 2020)