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 for threatening to kill AFP member

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A 29-year-old man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (10 October, 2019) after allegedly sending threatening emails to an AFP member.
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Man to face court for overnight ram raids

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A 33-year-old Gordon man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Wednesday, 9 October 2019) charged in relation to two aggravated burglaries.
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Police seek witness to assault in Weston

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an assault in Weston about 7.45pm on Sunday (6 October 2019).  
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Police seek CCTV and dash cam footage to overnight ram raids

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses and dash cam footage to two aggravated burglaries overnight in Hawker and Curtin.
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Woman to face court on kidnapping charge

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A 21-year-old woman will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Tuesday, 8 October 2019) on a kidnapping charge.
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Police continue to investigate suspicious death in Palmerston

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ACT Policing continues to investigate the suspicious death of a man in Palmerston on Saturday, 5 October 2019.
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Men to face court on kidnapping charges

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A 26-year-old man and a 29-year-old man will face court this morning (Monday, 7 October 2019) charged with kidnapping.  
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Police investigate suspicious fire in Fyshwick

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ACT Policing is investigating a suspicious fire in Fyshwick this morning (Sunday, 6 October 2019).
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UPDATE Police seek two people in relation to Greenway assault

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Two people have now come forward, and investigations are ongoing. Thanks for all your assistance, Canberra.
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Police investigate suspicious death in Palmerston

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ACT Policing is investigating the suspicious death of a 34-year-old man in Palmerston this morning (Saturday, 5 October 2019).
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Man extradited from United Kingdom on sexual offences

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A 37-year-old man has been extradited from the United Kingdom to the ACT on a number of sexual offence charges.
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Man arrested for August aggravated club burglary

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ACT Policing has arrested a 22-year-old Braddon man in relation to an aggravated burglary at a Turner club in August.
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Franklin stand off ends with arrest

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ACT Policing has arrested a 35-year-old Franklin man following a stand-off in Franklin last night (Thursday, 3 October 2019) which lasted several hours.
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Three teenagers to face court for Kippax armed robbery

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Three teenage boys will face the ACT Children’s Court today (Friday, 4 October 2019) following an investigation into recent armed robberies.
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Three juveniles arrested after Latham burglaries

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Three juveniles will be summonsed to appear at the ACT Children’s Court in relation to two burglaries in Latham and stealing a motor vehicle.
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