They thanked the public for their help in the search.
A 13-year-old Dunedin boy missing overnight has been found safe.
Matthew Gershom was last seen about 5pm yesterday on Wakari Rd, Glenleith, Dunedin.
Police and nine LandSar teams, including a dog, looked for Matthew overnight.
Police said about 7.45am today that he had been found in the Ross Creek area "a short time ago".