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 investigate house fire in Chisholm

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ACT Policing has commenced an investigation after a house in Gibbons Street, Chisholm was extensively damaged by fire this morn
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Witnesses sought to armed robbery in Lyons

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an armed robbery at the Lyons Friendly Grocer in Lyons last night (Tuesday, July 1).
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Man to face court for dangerous driving

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A 51-year-old Ainslie man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Wednesday, July 2) following his arrest yesterday afternoo
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Witnesses sought to aggravated burglary in Calwell

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated burglary at a residence in Calwell on Friday, June 27.
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Police investigate fatal collision on Majura Road

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Police seek witnesses to hotel aggravated robbery

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ACT Policing is appealing for witnesses to an aggravated robbery of a hotel in Braddon yesterday morning (Sunday, June 29).
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Child exploitation images found on tablet; man arrested

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ACT Policing has arrested and charged a 31-year-old Torrens man after a computer tablet was found to contain child exploitation
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Woman arrested after service station robbery

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A 37-year-old Reid woman will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Saturday, June 28) charged with aggravated robbery and poss
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Man assaulted by three teens in Weston

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an incident where a man was assaulted by three teenage males in Weston yesterday afternoon
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Man dies after being crushed by car

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A 70-year-old man has died after a car he was working underneath fell on top of him.
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Young drivers lose control

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Two P-plate drivers have been issued Immediate Suspension Notices after losing control of their vehicles while driving under th
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Police arrest woman at football game

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ACT Policing arrested a 19-year-old woman after she assaulted two police officers at GIO Stadium during a football game on Frid
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Man arrested after crime spree

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ACT Policing has arrested a 19-year-old Torrens man for an attempted burglary at Kaleen on 18 June and theft at Phillip on 19 J
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Two in custody after home invasion

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ACT Policing arrested a 33-year-old woman and an 18-year-old man after a home invasion at Port Jackson Circuit, Phillip on Frid
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Man arrested after failing to stop vehicle

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A 20-year-old Lyneham man will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning after failing to stop his vehicle when directed by p
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