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 and dash cam footage of Kingston collision

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses and dash-cam footage in relation to a collision in Kingston on Sunday (2 June, 2019).
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UPDATE Young boy found in Conder this morning - FAMILY LOCATED

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UPDATE: Thanks for all your help sharing this one around Canberra, the boy is back with his family. ***************************************************
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Second fatality on ACT roads in 2019

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ACT Policing is investigating a single vehicle incident that occurred about 12pm today (Monday, 3 June 2019) in the car park of the Southern Cross Yacht Club in Yarralumla.
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UPDATE 11 year old Susannah Brown reported missing FOUND

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Susannah has been found safe and well. ********************************************************
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Man arrested for furious reckless dangerous driving

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Police have arrested a 26-year-old Gungahlin man following aggravated driving offences in Bonner overnight.
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Police appealing for witnesses or dashcam footage of Monaro Highway collision

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ACT Policing is seeking dash-cam footage or witnesses in relation to a collision on the Monaro Highway on Friday, 24 May 2019.
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Face fit released after indecent exposure at Lake Ginninderra

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ACT Policing has released a face-fit of a man sought in connection with an act of indecent exposure near Lake Ginninderra this morning (Friday 31 May 2019).
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Police arrest wanted man and seize hand gun

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A 27-year-old man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Friday, 31 May 2019), charged with multiple offences.
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Drunk, disqualified driver fails to stop at police roadblock

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ACT Policing officers last night arrested a 60-year-old man and charged him with numerous offences following an incident at a roadblock on the Monaro Highway.
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Police seek witnesses and dash cam footage of Cotter Road collision

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses and dash-cam footage in relation to a collision on Cotter Road, Curtin near the Equestrian Pa
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UPDATE Police seeking public assistance to find missing man Shane Collard FOUND

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Great news, Canberra - Shane has been found safe and well.  ********************************************************
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UPDATE Police seek public assistance to locate missing teenager Layla Riches FOUND

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Thanks Canberra - Layla has been located safe and well. 
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Police appeal for information on shooting

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ACT Policing is appealing for information relating to an incident on Monday evening (20 May 2019) when a man was shot in the leg and slashed with a knife.
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Senior OMCG member charged with drug distribution

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A 27-year-old Coombs man has been charged with drug distribution offences following a long running joint investigation into the supply of drugs in the ACT.
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Police seek witnesses to Civic assault

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a serious assault on Bunda Street Civic on Sunday 19 May.
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