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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UPDATE Have you seen Layla FOUND

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Thank you Canberra, Layla Riches has been found safe and well.
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Laura found

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Thank you Canberra, Laura Kelly has been found safe and well.
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Police seek witnesses to collision

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses or dash-cam footage following a two-vehicle collision on Sunday, 18 November 2018.
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Witnesses sought to attempted aggravated robbery in Mawson

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an attempted aggravated robbery of the Mawson Club on Saturday, November 17 2018.
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Two teenagers to face court for vandalism spree

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Two 17-year-old boys will face the ACT Children’s Court following a vandalism spree at school premises in Deakin, Red Hill and Yarralumla, and a Manuka café in July.
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Police to search Mount Ainslie this weekend

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ACT Policing and members of the ACT State Emergency Service will conduct a search on a large area of Mount Ainslie this weekend (17-18 November, 2018) in relation to a historic missing person case.
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Man to face court for child exploitation offences

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A 58-year-old man from Isaacs will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Saturday November 17, 2018) charged with child exploitation related offences.
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UPDATE Have you seen David FOUND

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Thank you for your help Canberra! David Mills has been found safe and well.
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Have fun and be safe at events in Canberra this Saturday

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ACT Policing is asking Canberrans to plan ahead and be safe on the roads surroun
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Witnesses and footage sought to collision with motorcycle in Farrer

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ACT Policing is seeking information, witnesses, or dash-cam footage of a collision that occurred earlier this morning, (Friday
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Ngunnawal woman charged with drug importation and trafficking

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ACT Policing has charged a 30-year-old woman with a number of offences following the execution of a search warrant yesterday (Thursday 15 November 2018).
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Police seek witnesses to road rage incident

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses or dash-cam footage to a road rage incident that occurred yesterday (Thursday, 15 November 2018) near the intersection of William Slim Drive and Chuculba Crescent, Giralang.
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Canberrans continuing to fall victim to fraud

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November 11-17 is International Fraud Awareness Week, and ACT Policing is reminding Canberrans to be mindful of fraud in our community.
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Witnesses sought to traffic collision in Phillip

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses and dash cam footage of a traffic collision in Phillip yesterday (14 November, 2018).
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Police seek identity of motorbike riders

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ACT Policing is seeking the identity of two motorbike riders involved in a traffic incident on Tuesday, 30 October 2018.
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