Media releases

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 investigating overnight ram raid in Mitchell

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ACT Policing is investigating a ram raid on a Sandford Street, Mitchell business around 5.15 this morning (Sunday, 7 July 2019).
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Driver four times the limit in Pialligo Avenue collision

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About 5.50pm yesterday (Saturday, 6 July 2019) ACT Policing responded to reports that a White Toyota utility was on its side at a roundabout on Pialligo Avenue, near Canberra Airport.
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17 year old driver in serious collision in Duffy

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A 17-year-old male is in hospital after a serious collision in Duffy this morning.
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Unlicenced teen rider caught speeding at 142kmh

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Friday night (5 July 2019) ACT Policing detected a motorcyclist travelling at 142km/h on Horse Park Drive, Harrison. This was 62km/h over the 80km/h speed limit.
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UPDATE Have you seen Samantha Ferry FOUND

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Thank you Canberra, Samantha has been located.
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Witnesses sought to MacGregor aggravated robbery

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery at a residence in Rag Holmes Street, MacGregor yesterday (Friday, 5 July 2019).
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Police seek witnesses to Page fatal single vehicle collision in June

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ACT Policing has issued a call for witnesses as investigations into a fatal single vehicle collision, in Page in June, continue.
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Police seek witnesses to aggravated burglaries in Ngunnawal and Forde

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses, CCTV and dash-cam footage of suspected aggravated burglaries at the Ngunnawal and Forde shops on Thursday (4 July 2019).
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Police target speeding this July

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This month, the joint road safety campaign between ACT Policing and the Justice and Community Safety Directorate will target speeding.
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UPDATED Police seek public assistance to locate missing girl Tallera Delbridge FOUND

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UPDATED - Tallera has been found safe and well. Thanks for your help, Canberra!
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Man to face court over burglary and firearm offences

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Please see amended version of earlier media release which clarifies the status of the location where the firearms were allegedly stolen from. 
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Police seek witnesses to aggravated burglary in Harrison

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ACT Policing is seeking information about an aggravated burglary at a Harrison home in May 2019.
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UPDATE Police release CCTV footage of assault in Phillip

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Earlier today we sought the public’s assistance to identify a man involved in an alleged assault at the Fenway Public House in Phillip on 22 June. A man has been arrested and charged, and will appear before the ACT Magistrates Court at a later date.
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UPDATE Police hold concerns for missing couple FOUND

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UPDATE: Holly and Christopher have been found safe and well. Thank you Canberra for your assistance.
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Second face fit regarding indecent exposures at Lake Ginninderra

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ACT Policing has released a second face-fit of a man sought in connection with acts of indecent exposure near Lake Ginninderra in May 2019.
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