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 shut down illegal brothel in Kingston

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ACT Policing, with the assistance of Australian Border Force (ABF), executed a search warrant at an apartment complex in Kingston yesterday morning (Thursday, 29 November 2018).
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UPDATE Witnesses sought to alleged aggravated robbery

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A 38-year-old woman will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Saturday, 1 December 2018), charged with aggravated robbery and drive motor vehicle without consent. 
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Man to face court for aggravated robbery

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A 23-year-old man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Wednesday, 28 November 2018), charged with aggravated robbery.
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Police seek witnesses and dash-cam footage of Greenway collision

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses or dash-cam footage to a collision involving two vehicles on Sunday, 25 November 2018 at the intersection of Athllon Drive and Drakeford Drive, Greenway.
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Police seek witnesses to collision in Kambah

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses or dash-cam footage to a collision involving a truck transporting an excavator on Monday, 26 November 2018.
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Canberrans now know what to look for so they can 'Dob in a Dealer'

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Canberra locals engaged with ACT Region Crime Stoppers and ACT Policing to help stop Australia’s harmful drug supply chain at a recent public engagement event that took place on Monday 26 November 2018 at Gungahlin Marketplace, as part of the national ‘Dob in a Dealer’ campaign.
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UPDATE Have you seen Layla FOUND

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Thank you Canberra, Layla Riches has been found safe and well.
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Laura found

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Thank you Canberra, Laura Kelly has been found safe and well.
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Police seek witnesses to collision

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses or dash-cam footage following a two-vehicle collision on Sunday, 18 November 2018.
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Witnesses sought to attempted aggravated robbery in Mawson

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an attempted aggravated robbery of the Mawson Club on Saturday, November 17 2018.
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Two teenagers to face court for vandalism spree

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Two 17-year-old boys will face the ACT Children’s Court following a vandalism spree at school premises in Deakin, Red Hill and Yarralumla, and a Manuka café in July.
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Police to search Mount Ainslie this weekend

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ACT Policing and members of the ACT State Emergency Service will conduct a search on a large area of Mount Ainslie this weekend (17-18 November, 2018) in relation to a historic missing person case.
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Man to face court for child exploitation offences

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A 58-year-old man from Isaacs will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Saturday November 17, 2018) charged with child exploitation related offences.
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UPDATE Have you seen David FOUND

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Thank you for your help Canberra! David Mills has been found safe and well.
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Have fun and be safe at events in Canberra this Saturday

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ACT Policing is asking Canberrans to plan ahead and be safe on the roads surroun
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