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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Poor behaviour on Canberra roads over the weekend

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Two people are facing the loss of their driving licences for poor behaviour on ACT roads over the weekend
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Police seek witnesses and dash cam footage to dangerous driving incidents

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Police are seeking witnesses and dash-cam footage of multiple driving incidents that occurred yesterday (Saturday 3 August 2019) involving a stolen white Ford Ranger utility.
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CCTV footage released to identify offender in nightclub assault

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ACT Policing has released CCTV footage in order to identify a man who allegedly assaulted another man at a pub on Saturday, 29 June 2019.
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Witnesses sought to attempted aggravated robbery in Casey

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to the attempted aggravated robbery of a 74-year-old man in Casey yesterday (31 July 2019).
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Face fit released following Acton robbery

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ACT Policing has released a face-fit of a man who allegedly committed a robbery in Acton on Sunday, 21 July 2019.
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Everyone is a vulnerable road user

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The joint road safety campaign between ACT Policing and the Justice and Community Safety Directorate will focus on vulnerable r
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Witnesses sought to collision on Federal Highway

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ACT Policing is seeking information, witnesses or dash-cam footage of a collision that occurred late yesterday afternoon (Wednesday, 31 July 2019) on the Federal Highway, Watson.
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Police investigate overnight aggravated burglaries

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ACT Policing is investigating two aggravated burglaries that occurred in Belconnen and Fyshwick this morning (Wednesday, 31 July 2019).
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Vehicles seized after speed limit exceeded by 100kmh

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About 8pm last Saturday (27 July 2019), ACT Policing detected two cars travelling side by side at 180 kilometres per hour (km/h) in an 80km/h speed zone on Gungahlin Drive, Franklin.
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Two men to face court following Fyshwick ram raid

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A 38-year-old Lyons man and a 37-year-old Rivett man will face the ACT Magistrate’s Court today (Tuesday, 30 July 2019) following the aggravated robbery of a Fyshwick business yesterday.
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Belconnen tattoo business restrained under criminal assets legislation

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ACT Policing’s Financial Investigations Team has successfully applied to the court for the restraint of a tattoo business in Belconnen.
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Police seek witnesses to Dickson stabbing

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an attempted aggravated robbery at the public toilets on Cowper Street in Dickson last Friday (26 July 2019).
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Police investigating three Phillip Burglaries

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ACT Policing is seeking information, witnesses or video footage following three similar burglaries in the Phillip industrial area early Thursday morning (25 July 2019).
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Statement regarding unauthorised telecommunications data access in 2015

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ACT Policing statement regarding unauthorised telecommunications data access in 2015.
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Man and teenager to face court for stolen motor vehicle offences

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ACT Policing officers have apprehended an 18-year-old man and a 16-year old boy in relation to riding and driving in a stolen motor vehicle.
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