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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Man wanted by police; warrant for arrest

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ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance to locate 27-year-old Sonny Oeti, who they believe is responsible for a number
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LOCATED: Elderly man missing; assistance sought

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ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance to help locate a missing 80-year-old man, Vernon Pretty.
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LOCATED: Police seek assistance to locate missing woman

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ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance to help locate a missing 50-year-old woman, who has not been seen since Friday
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Witnesses sought to disturbance outside Canberra Hospital

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a disturbance that occurred outside the Canberra Hospital this morning (Monday, 20 October
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Body identified, not human remains

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ACT Policing has identified the body that was located in the creek earlier today (Sunday, October 19).
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Witnesses sought to suspicious fires

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to six separate fires which occurred last night and early this morning (Tuesday, September 30
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Drink driver caught after collision with fence

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ACT Policing has charged a 28-year-old Charnwood man with drink driving and reckless driving offences after a collision in Macg
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Suspicious fire in Ngunnawal

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ACT Policing are investigating a Ngunnawal house fire which was deemed suspicious and handed over by ACT Fire and Rescue today
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Drivers urged to stay safe over long weekend

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ACT Policing is urging Canberra drivers to stay safe over the Community Day long weekend, when police will be conducting high-v
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Drink driver crashes into light pole

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ACT Policing last night (September 23) arrested a 26-year-old Kambah man who crashed his car into a light pole in Oxley, then r
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Man to be charged; use carrier service to harass/offend

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A 22-year-old Belconnen man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (23 September) regarding a series of offences involving s
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Elderly man attacked in Pearce

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ACT Policing is investigating an attack on an elderly man in Pearce last night (22 September).
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Police investigate fatal collision in Belconnen

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ACT Policing is investigating a single vehicle collision off Kirinari Street, Belconnen today (Saturday, 20 September).
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Man charged after disturbance at Majura

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ACT Policing arrested a man after raising public alarm at Brindabella Business park yesterday afternoon (Friday, 19 September).
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Police respond to mental health incident

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ACT Policing has responded to an incident that occurred at Brindabella Park this afternoon (Friday, 19 September 2014).
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