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In this section you will find the latest news on arrests, missing persons, seizures and crimes committed and solved in the ACT.

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Police investigate shots fired and vehicle arson at Kambah home overnight

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ACT Policing Criminal Investigations detectives are investigating an incident in Kambah about 1.30am (Monday, 4 February 2019) where shots were fired into a house and three vehicles were set alight.
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Police seek footage or witnesses to overnight Barry Drive collision

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses and dash-cam or CCTV footage to a collision in Turner just after midnight (Sunday, 3 February 2019).
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Police seize stolen property in search warrant

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ACT Policing members conducted a search warrant at a Gungahlin property yesterday (Friday, 1 February 2019) in relation to an aggravated burglary where a number of items were stolen including guitars.
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Police target speeding motorists in February

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ACT Policing will target speeding motorists on Canberra’s roads this month.
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Second offender to face court over Oaks Estate incident

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A 58-year-old woman will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning (1 February 2019) charged with aggravated robbery.
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UPDATE Have you seen Yu Ming Wu or Ju Pei An FOUND

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Great news Canberra - Yu Ming Wu and Ju Pei An have been found safe and well. 
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Man to face court for aggravated robbery

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A 30-year-old man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Saturday, 26 January 2019), charged with multiple serious offences.
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Police seek Jack Carbone

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Police are seeking information on the whereabouts of Jack Carbone.
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Police seek motivated individuals for recruitment

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ACT Policing is looking for people who have the skills and qualities to be community policing officers as part of the AFP’s ‘Unique Opportunities Remarkable Careers’ recruitment campaign which launched today (Thursday, 24 January 2019).
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Man to face court charged with grooming offence

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A 41-year-old Evatt man was arrested and charged by the ACT Policing Criminal Investigations Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Team and will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Thursday, 24 January 2019).
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Road safety this Australia Day weekend is every driver’s responsibility

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ACT Policing Traffic Operations is reminding drivers that double demerits for the Australia Day long weekend will be in place from Friday 25 January to Monday 28 January inclusive.
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Police seek information on Inner North car fires

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ACT Policing was called to a unit carpark in O’Connor about 3am this morning (Tuesday, 22 January 2019) after reports of three
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Information sought over school vandalism

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ACT Policing is calling for information from the public following recent vandalism at schools across Canberra. 
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Road rage incident sparks call for witnesses

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ACT Policing is calling for witnesses to an alleged road rage incident on William Hovell Drive, Belconnen on Monday, 7 January 2019.
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Police seek public assistance after near-miss

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ACT Policing is seeking public assistance to locate a driver after a near-miss in Canberra this afternoon (Friday, 18 January 2019).
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