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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Media Advisory: note to journalists

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ACT Policing has arrested and charged a 41-year-old man with an act of indecency.
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Face-fit released following attack in Barton

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ACT Policing is seeking to identify a man who attacked a woman in Barton on Saturday, 22 September 2018.
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags fly at Winchester Police Centre

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The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags now fly front and centre at ACT Policing Headquarters in Belconnen.
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Taskforce Tydeus update 3

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Yesterday morning (Tuesday 25 September 2018) ACT Policing responded to a report of an alleged indecent exposure in Conder.
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Media Advisory: note to journalists

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Two new flag poles were recently installed at WPC to allow the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags to fly permanently. A ceremony will be held at WPC this morning to raise the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags for the first time outside the WPC
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Media Advisory: note to journalists

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Operation Tydeus have arrested and charged a 43-year-old man who will face the ACT Magistrates Court today.
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Taskforce Tydeus update (2)

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This morning (Tuesday 25 September 2018) ACT Policing responded to a report of an alleged indecent exposure at Conder. Following police enquiries a man was located and is currently in custody.
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Police seek witnesses to road rage incident

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses and dash-cam footage to a road rage incident that occurred in Yarralumla last Thursday (20 September 2018).
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Two to face court for aggravated burglary

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Two people have been charged with burglary and obtaining a financial advantage by deception following arrests in Kambah on the weekend.  
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Witnesses sought for attack in Barton

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an incident where a woman was attacked while walking in Barton overnight.
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Police seek assistance to locate missing Palmerston man

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UPDATE  - 5.10pm, Saturday, 22 September Thank you Canberra. Mr Bauer has been found safe and well.
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Police investigate serious collision in Chisholm

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ACT Policing is investigating a collision between three vehicles that occurred in Chisholm this evening (Thursday, 20 September 2018) after which two men were taken to hospital.
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Taskforce Tydeus update (1)

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ACT Policing has released three new face fit images from two incidents where children were approached in Wright and Banks on Thursday, 13 September 2018.
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Police investigate Tuggeranong Parkway fatal collision

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ACT Policing is investigating a fatal collision that occurred yesterday (Monday, 17 September 2018), at the intersection of Tuggeranong Parkway and Hindmarsh Drive (southbound).
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Man to face court for historic shooting

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Taskforce Nemesis continues to target and disrupt criminal gangs within the ACT with a former OMCG member to face the ACT Magistrates Court today.
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