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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Firearm found hidden in stud wall

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ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations team has executed a second search warrant on a Florey home (Saturday, May 3) locating an
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Man caught twice for drink driving

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ACT Policing retained a 39-year-old man in the Watch House on Saturday morning (3 May) after he was caught drink driving twice
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Cannabis and cash seized in Chifley

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ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations Team has seized drugs suspected to be cannabis and a significant sum of cash from a sear
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Disqualified driver arrested following collision and pursuit

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ACT Policing has arrested a 29-year-old Theodore man following a southside pursuit last night (Wednesday, 30 April).
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Man arrested after allegedly groping young girl

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A 34-year-old Gowrie man will face the ACT Magistrates Court later this month after allegedly indecently assaulting a 10-year-o
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Man arrested after allegedly groping young girl

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A 34-year-old Gowrie man will face the ACT Magistrates Court later this month after allegedly indecently assaulting a 10-year-o
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Search warrant uncovers firearms and drugs

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ACT Policing’s Drug and Organised Crime Team has seized two firearms, ammunition and a quantity of drugs during a search warran
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Police make arrest following flashing incident

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ACT Policing has arrested a young person following a number of incidents relating to a young man groping and exposing himself t
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Police issue safety warning to women

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ACT Policing is issuing a safety warning to women following a number of incidents relating to a man groping and exposing himsel
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‘Groovin the Moo’ sees 14 in custody

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ACT Policing took 14 individuals, including four youths, into custody during the 12-hour music festival ‘Groovin the Moo’ yeste
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Rifle, cash, ammunition seized in Florey search warrant

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A search warrant executed on a Florey home yesterday by members of ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations team has resulted in
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Double demerits; ANZAC Day weekend

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ACT Policing is urging motorists to drive safely over the ANZAC Day long weekend and warns that double demerits will apply for
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LOCATED: Police seek assistance to locate missing boy

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ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance to help locate a missing 12-year-old boy.
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Police pleased by fatality free Easter

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ACT Policing say they are pleased the Australian Capital Territory remained fatality-free over the holiday period, with only tw
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Two juveniles arrested on weapons charges

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Two 14-year-old teenage girls were arrested in Tuggeranong yesterday (Monday, April 21) after police received reports of anti-s
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