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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Know your boundaries; police encourage cricket patrons to behave responsibly

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ACT Policing will have a high visible presence at today’s (Wednesday, January 14) Prime Minister’s XI v England match to ensure
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Total crime reports down across ACT

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ACT Policing’s latest quarterly crime statistics show a five per cent drop in crime reports across Canberra in 2014, with Belco
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Total crime reports down across ACT

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ACT Policing’s latest quarterly crime statistics show a five per cent drop in crime reports across Canberra in 2014, with Belco
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Police seek public help to locate missing Chisholm man

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ACT Policing is appealing for the public’s assistance to help locate a missing 36-year-old man from Chisholm.
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Witnesses sought; Giralang aggravated robbery

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to the aggravated robbery of a Service Station in Giralang on (Wednesday, 7 January).
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Man taken into custody after Parliament House incident

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ACT Policing has responded to an incident that occurred at Parliament House this afternoon (Thursday, 8 January 2015).
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Man arrested for vehicle theft

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ACT Policing has arrested a 26-year-old man in Downer yesterday afternoon (Tuesday 6 January) for the theft of a motor vehicle
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ACT Policing Twitter account safe

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Chief Police Officer for the ACT, Rudi Lammers, has assured the Canberra community the ACT Policing Twitter account is safe and
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Taxi driver robbery; two men arrested

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Two men will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning (Tuesday, January 6) after they were arrested for aggravated robbery o
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Big crowds but no arrests for Summernats

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For the second year in a row, no arrests were recorded by ACT Policing in relation to the annual Summernats street machine fest
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Witnesses sought following Bruce bicycle incident

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ACT Policing is calling for witnesses to a bicycle incident that occurred in Bruce this morning (Monday, January 5).
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Witnesses sought; Braddon property damage

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ACT Policing is investigating an incident of property damage in Braddon during the early hours of Saturday morning (January 3).
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Witnesses sought; Lyneham aggravated robbery

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery in Lyneham yesterday evening (January 3).
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Australia Post box destroyed by explosive

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ACT Policing is investigating the property damage of an Australia Post box, destroyed in Calwell during the early hours of Thur
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Double-digit road toll for ACT in 2014

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While the ACT road toll continues to sit below the 10-year average, the double-digit toll stands as a solemn reminder to that t
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