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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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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LOCATED: Police searching for missing New Zealand man

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ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance to help locate a missing New Zealand man.
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Witnesses sought; elderly woman robbed

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ACT Policing is investigating the robbery of an elderly woman in Holt earlier today (Monday 7 March).
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Assault rates, property damage down across the ACT

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ACT Policing has seen a decline in the number of assaults in the ACT, along with an 11 percent decline in offences across the A
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Police urge elderly to be vigilant against scammers following callous theft

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Police are urging elderly people and vulnerable community members to be vigilant against scammers following an incident in Chif
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Joint operation leads to major drug haul and multiple arrests

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Five people will appear before the ACT Magistrates Court today (Friday, 4 April) on drug cultivation and trafficking charges fo
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Driver to face court after fleeing from police

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A 22-year-old Kambah man will be summonsed to court on a series of traffic charges after fleeing from police in the early hours
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Drink driver caught three times in five hours

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A man will face ACT Magistrates Court this morning (Monday 31 March) after being caught drink driving three times in five hours
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Police investigate suspicious fire in Scullin

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A garage fire in Scullin has been deemed suspicious and handed to ACT Policing for investigation.
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Assistance sought after burglary in Nicholls

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ACT Policing is seeking assistance in its investigation into a burglary at The Abbey Function Centre.
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Man to be charged after fleeing police

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ACT Policing has apprehended a 29-year-old Griffith man after he fled from police while riding a Suzuki GSXR 750 last night (Fr
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