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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Witnesses sought; Monash armed robbery

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ACT Policing is seeking assistance from the public to identify a man following an aggravated robbery in Monash last night (Mond
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Drunk driving motorcyclist to face court

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ACT Policing arrested a 53-year-old Theodore man following two instances of drunk driving on Saturday night (June 7).
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Witnesses sought; rock thrown at moving vehicle

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ACT Policing is investigating an incident where a car received significant damage when it was hit by a large rock while driving
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Man apprehended after failing to stop

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ACT Policing has apprehended a male after failing to stop his vehicle when directed by NSW Police and fleeing across the NSW bo
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Man arrested following robbery in Phillip

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ACT Policing has arrested a 24-year-old Phillip man following a robbery in Phillip early on Saturday morning (June, 7).
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Witnesses sought; Wanniassa knifepoint robbery

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ACT Policing is seeking assistance from the public to identify a male following an aggravated robbery in Wanniassa early this m
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Man charged following Duffy warrant

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A 46-year-old Duffy man will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning following a search warrant on a Duffy house yesterday
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Search warrants lead to drugs, explosives and weapons seizure

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ACT Policing Criminal Investigations detectives executed three simultaneous search warrants earlier today (Friday, 6 June) whic
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Police urge drivers to stay ‘Snow Safe’

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ACT Policing in co-operation with NSW Police will conduct high-visibility patrols on major arterial roads in and out of Canberr
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Man to face court for child exploitation offences

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A 21-year-old Stirling man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Friday, June 6) charged with child exploitation related o
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Police describe drink driving incident as reckless

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ACT Policing has described the behaviour of a 34-year-old Kambah man as reckless following a drink driving incident at the Kamb
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No excuse for driver distraction

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ACT Policing will be targeting driver distraction during the month of June as part of its ongoing road safety campaign.
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Police release impaired driving results

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ACT Policing caught 172 drink and drug-affected drivers last month during targeting under its multi-agency road safety strategy
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Witnesses sought after carpark incident

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an incident in the carpark at the Nicholls shops last night (Tuesday, June 3), in which a
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Wanted man flees police, arrested in bushland

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A 21-year-old Holt man sought by ACT Policing was arrested in bushland near Bruce late this afternoon (Tuesday June 3).
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