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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Witnesses sought after Pearce robbery

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses after an aggravated robbery at the Foodworks store in Pearce occurred yesterday afternoon (Sa
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Police targeting impaired drivers in May

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ACT Policing is targeting alcohol and drug impaired driving this month as part of our multi-agency road safety strategy.
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Traffic control targeting; 238 drivers caught

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ACT Policing caught 238 drivers disobeying traffic controls during the month of April, when it targeted the offences as part of
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Off-duty officer interrupts Turner burglary

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A 42-year-old Turner man will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning following the burglary of a Turner residence yesterda
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Witnesses sought to Jamison robbery

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a robbery which occurred in Jamison on Sunday (May 4).
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Reckless driving with children on board

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In two separate incidents over the weekend, ACT Policing issued Traffic Infringement Notices to two drivers caught driving reck
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Two in custody after alleged Red Hill break-in

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ACT Policing has taken two men into custody after an alleged aggravated burglary at a Red Hill residence last night (Sunday, Ma
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Police execute search warrant

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ACT Policing Criminal Investigations Fraud detectives executed a search warrant yesterday (Sunday, May 4), as part of an ongoin
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Firearm found hidden in stud wall

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ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations team has executed a second search warrant on a Florey home (Saturday, May 3) locating an
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Man caught twice for drink driving

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ACT Policing retained a 39-year-old man in the Watch House on Saturday morning (3 May) after he was caught drink driving twice
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Cannabis and cash seized in Chifley

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ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations Team has seized drugs suspected to be cannabis and a significant sum of cash from a sear
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Disqualified driver arrested following collision and pursuit

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ACT Policing has arrested a 29-year-old Theodore man following a southside pursuit last night (Wednesday, 30 April).
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Man arrested after allegedly groping young girl

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A 34-year-old Gowrie man will face the ACT Magistrates Court later this month after allegedly indecently assaulting a 10-year-o
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Man arrested after allegedly groping young girl

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A 34-year-old Gowrie man will face the ACT Magistrates Court later this month after allegedly indecently assaulting a 10-year-o
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Search warrant uncovers firearms and drugs

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ACT Policing’s Drug and Organised Crime Team has seized two firearms, ammunition and a quantity of drugs during a search warran
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