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In this section you will find the latest news about ACT Policing events, what our officers are up to, our community engagement and our crime fighting koala Constable Kenny.

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#Throwbackthursday

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Oscar Mike Golf! Police radios have come a long way. A throwback to the 1950's...in this case 1956 to be exact... when the first police in-car radio systems were installed in the ACT.
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ACT Community Protection Medal

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Our very own Station Sergeant Jo Cameron was awarded the ACT Community Protection Medal today.
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Why I wear the badge - Senior Constable Shona Davis

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Our female police officers are truly brave and powerful women. Senior Constable Shona Davis is one of these amazing officers
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Lock your vehicle

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Leaving your car unlocked makes it an easy target for opportunistic thieves.
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Diversity goes with our territory

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ACT Policing is a proud supporter of the ACT Human Rights Commission’s
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Brave young boy make a lifesaving call

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Minister for Education, Shane Rattenbury and Constable Kenny Koala presented a very special 'Minister's Young Bravery Medal' th
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Belconnen Police Station welcomes new "recruits"

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Over the past couple of months, Belconnen Police Station’s resident Blue Tongue Lizards welcomed 26 new babies to the family.
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Ohh ahh, we're going to Mardi Gras!

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Our officers along with our colleagues at the Australian Federal Police will be joining over 12,000 fabulous marchers and an audience of around 200,000 at the Sydney Mardi Gras tomorrow night
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Throw back thursday

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The classic “awkward sideways crooked legs” position you have to sit in when patrolling in a Mini in the 1960’s.
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Reporting someone missing

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Myth: you have to wait 24 hours to report someone as missing Incorrect
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Throw back Thursday

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Does this float your boat?
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Mum knows best

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Mum knows best - but we have some good advice too
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Behind the Badge - Regional Targeting Team

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When our officers put on their uniform before starting a shift, they don’t know what they will be facing for the day.
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Police attendance at a collision

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Myth: police need to attend every collision Incorrect!
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ATO phone scam is targeting canberra

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ACT Policing is investigating a number of incidents where Canberrans have been defrauded by phone scammers claiming to represen
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