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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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Feeling paranoid - you should be

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ACT Policing actively drug tests drivers in the ACT. Anytime, anywhere.
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Never leave a child unattended in a vehicle

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Did you know that on a typical Australian summer day, the temperature inside a parked car can be as much as 30 to 40 degrees ho
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Help is out there

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Driving while under the influence of illegal drugs can have devastating consequences.
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Nobody likes a noisy neighbour

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‘Tis the party season!
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Bushfire season is upon us

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Canberra, bushfire season is upon us and we are facing one of the hottest summers in years.
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Are you going away for the holidays?

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Before you hit the road, allow yourself to have the peace of mind that your home is secure.
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Have you seen our Safe Summer goodies

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Christmas has come early in Canberra this year with our Regional Targeting Team (RTT) delivering presents, our Safe Summer merc
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Helping children and young people in need

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Kids in Care at Christmas is an annual drive by ACT Policing’s Woden Crime team which began as a spontaneous charity appeal sev
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Constable Kenny's Christmas message

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As school books and classrooms are swapped for sunscreen, flip flops and plenty of play time, Constable Kenny would like to rem
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Why I wear the badge - Detective Senior Constable Jason Taylor

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Some heroes wear capes, ours wear badges.
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ACT Policing display brings Christmas cheer

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Yesterday, officers from ACT Policing spread some Christmas cheer to 1600 special needs children at the Mix 106.3 Special Child
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Today in history - Tuggeranong Police Station

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Eighteen years ago today, the doors to the new Tuggeranong Police Station opened for business.
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Why I wear the badge - Constable Cheri Osathanonda

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When we chatted to our next police officer to explain why she wears the badge, she said that she was not alone in the reason wh
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ACT Policing’s Men in Uniform campaign

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ACT Policing’s Men in Uniform stalls, involving the Australian Defence Force and ACT Emergency Services Agency gathered togethe
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Men in Uniform stalls help raise awareness

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Tomorrow (Saturday 21 November), ACT Policing members will join members from the Australian Defence Force and ACT Emergency Ser
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