The media has had a big interest in Centrepoint over the years. They have also driven interest at times in exposing the injustices still unresolved. Reading through these releases can give an interesting historical account of events as they unfolded.
Memories won't fade easily from Centrepoint Property
NZ Herald article by Megan Jones. The property is converted to an eco-village and while the site may have changed hands and purpose, the ghosts of abuse still haunt.
Paedophile cop 'aided abuse' at Centrepoint
Stuff article by Tim Hume revealing the delays in the police investigation into the sexual abuse of children claims in the 1990s due to a police officer who had his own secrets to hide.
Centrepoint Children Living with Effects - study
NZ Press Association article in the NZ Herald discussing the release of the Massey University study into the effects of childhood sexual abuse at Centrepoint.
Centrepoint Children Denied Justice
Kerry Gibson talks to Stuff journalist Michael Field about the retrospective Massey study where 29 adult children of Centrepoint were interviewed about their experiences anonymously.
Book Tells of Commune Abuse
Stuff article by Liz Willis reviewing the memoir of Centrepoint from a child's perspective 'Surviving Centrepoint' by Ella James, who lived at Centrepoint as a child.