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 to face court over unit fire

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A 25-year-old Belconnen man will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning following a fire at a unit in Belconnen last night
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Police join forces over Easter period for Operation Crossroads

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This Easter holiday period, ACT Policing will join forces with NSW Police in support of Operation Crossroads, a coordinated roa
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Motorcycle rider crashes into police car

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A 21-year-old Chisholm motorcycle rider has collided with a stationary police car early this morning (Wednesday, 16 April).
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Man to face court for threatening police officer

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A 47-year-old Dickson man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today charged with threatening a police officer.
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Weapons and drugs seized during warrant

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ACT Policing has seized a number of weapons, ammunition, and a small amount of drugs during a search warrant overnight (Monday
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Witnesses sought; property damage in Tuggeranong

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ACT Policing is investigating an incident of property damage at the Islamic Centre in Monash.
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Unlicensed drunk driver caught in Dickson

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A 50-year-old Bonython man will face the ACT Magistrates Court after he was caught driving without a license and intoxicated in
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Police investigate vandalism spree

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ACT Policing is investigating a spate of incidents in Casey where multiple houses and cars were damaged between Friday night an
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Witnesses sought to Red Hill hit and run

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a hit and run in Red Hill last night (Thursday, 10 April) where a cyclist was struck by a
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Police release images of assault suspect

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ACT Policing has released images of the young male who is suspected to have knocked an 88-year-old woman to the ground earlier
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Police investigate collision within ANU

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ACT Policing is investigating a collision in Acton today (Thursday, 10 April) in which a male driver has died.
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Theft from Red Hill Primary School

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ACT Policing is investigating the theft of 43 Apple iPads from Red Hill Primary School.
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Cannabis seized from Calwell

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ACT Policing seized several mature cannabis plants from a residence in Calwell during a search warrant earlier this morning (Tu
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Obey the signs and avoid the fines

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With half of all collisions on ACT roads occurring at intersections, ACT Policing will focus on traffic control offences during
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55 seatbelt offenders caught in March

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ACT Policing issued 55 infringement notices for seatbelt offences during March after a targeted operation as part of its ongoin
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