A street that was once notorious as a Mongrel Mob stronghold is now turning into a middle-class dream.
Farmer Cres in Taita, Lower Hutt, and its surrounding area, was once known for all the wrong reasons. In early 2009, Mob members were accused of terrorising a single mother into leaving her home. The charges were later dropped.
Housing NZ battled in court to evict three gang-linked women, spending more than $1 million on the case before eventually allowing the women to stay.
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