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 extradited from WA on sexual assault offences

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ACT Policing has extradited a 28-year-old man from Perth last night (Wednesday, November 12) in relation to sexual assault offe
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Woman to face court on multiple fraud charges

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A 32-year-old Florey woman will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning (Monday, November 10) on multiple fraud and theft c
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Crims hit low gear; PCYC bikes stolen

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ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance in locating eight bicycles stolen from the Police Community Youth Club (PCYC) i
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Witnesses sought; suspicious school fire

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ACT Policing is investigating a suspicious fire at Melrose High School in Pearce last night (Saturday, November 8).
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Police target impaired drivers - any time, any where

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ACT Policing puts drivers on notice; if you drive under the influence of drugs or alcohol, you will be caught – any time and an
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Belconnen Police Station open day

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Belconnen Police Station will open its doors to the community on Saturday, November 8, between 10am and 2pm for its Open Day an
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Man arrested after road rage incident

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ACT Policing has arrested a 20-year-old Watson man following an incident outside the War Memorial, Campbell yesterday (Wednesda
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Who killed Irma? 15th Anniversary of the Murder of Irma Palasics

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Today (Thursday, November 6) marks 15 years since grandmother, Irma Palasics, was brutally murdered in her home in McKellar wit
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Canberra Cup crowds well behaved

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ACT Policing is pleased that the vast majority of Canberra’s Melbourne Cup revelers enjoyed the festivities responsibly across
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Witnesses sought; Narrabundah collision

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a vehicle collision in Narrabundah during the early hours of this morning (Tuesday, Novemb
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Who killed Irma? ‘60 Minutes’ program reveals major developments

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ACT Policing has renewed its call for anyone with information as to who killed Irma Palasics in 1999 to come forward after majo
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Revellers urged to enjoy Cup but plan ahead

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ACT Policing is reminding Canberrans celebrating Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup to plan ahead and drink responsibly.
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Who killed Irma? 60 Minutes program reveals major developments

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ACT Policing has renewed its call for anyone with information as to who killed Irma Palasics in 1999 to come forward after majo
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Stolen sculpture recovered in Fyshwick

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A sculpture stolen from the CSIRO forecourt on Limestone Avenue, Campbell, was recovered by police yesterday (Wednesday, Octobe
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Yarralumla house fire deemed suspicious

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ACT Policing Criminal Investigation detectives are investigating a suspicious house fire that occurred in Yarralumla yesterday
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