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 seek witnesses to Greenway car fire

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ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance to identify the offender who set fire to a white Holden Rodeo in Greenway.
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Police seek witnesses to aggravated burglary in Braddon

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated burglary that occurred in Braddon yesterday morning (Sunday, 13 January 2019).
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Man to face court for multiple charges

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A 32-year-old man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Monday, 14 January 2019), charged with multiple driving offences, assaults and indecent exposure.
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UPDATE - Police seek witnesses to collision in Forrest - VEHICLE LOCATED

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UPDATE - The white Mitsubishi Pajero has been located. Thankyou Canberra for your assistance.
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Police investigating storage facility burglaries

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ACT Policing is seeking information about some items stolen during two burglaries of a storage facility on Nettlefold Street, Belconnen.
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Witnesses sought to single vehicle collision on Tuggeranong Parkway

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ACT Policing is investigating a single vehicle collision involving a white Holden Rodeo utility that struck a tree about 1:40pm on Tuesday 8 January 2019.
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Man extradited to the ACT to face drug trafficking charges

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A 37-year-old Cooma man has been extradited to the ACT to face drug trafficking charges relating to Operation Ronin in 2016.  
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Police seek identity of co-offender in Calwell aggravated burglary

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ACT Policing is seeking the identity of a man who was involved in an aggravated burglary in Calwell on Saturday, December 8, 2018.
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Police seek witnesses to collision in Charnwood

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses or dash-cam footage follwoing a collision in Charnwood on Sunday, 6 January 2019.
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UPDATE - Police seek public assistance to locate missing person Lily Bowling - FOUND

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UPDATE - Lily has been found safe and well.
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Pedestrian first fatality on ACT roads in 2019

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ACT Policing is investigating a collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian that occurred about 8.00pm last night (Friday, 4 January 2019) on Belconnen Way, Belconnen.
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Police release CCTV footage to identify offender in Conder burglaries

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ACT Policing has released CCTV footage following two burglaries at a car wash in Conder.
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Man to face court after ramming police vehicle

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A 24-year-old man of no fixed address will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Friday 4 January 2019) after a police vehicle was rammed in an attempt to evade arrest.
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Man drowns at Casuarina Sands

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ACT Policing will prepare a report for the Coroner following the death of a 35-year-old man at Casuarina Sands this afternoon (Thursday, 3 January 2019).
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Police ready for Summernats 2019

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With Christmas and New Year festivities complete, ACT Policing is ready to patrol Canberra’s next big party at Summernats.
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