Social media

ACt Policing Facebook page

ACT Policing uses social media to communicate breaking news, incidents, crime in the community and safety and security messages. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube to keep up-to-date with the latest information.

Facebook

ACT Policing

The ACT Policing Facebook page allows us to engage with the local community and share vital operational information, crime reduction messages and news stories. You can also learn more about our officers and the various areas of ACT Policing, campaigns we are running and events.

During a major incident, ACT Policing will update the public via our Facebook page. 

Australian Federal Police

Keep up-to-date with the latest national information from the Australian Federal Police Facebook page including operational work, crime prevention and recruitment information.

Twitter

ACT Policing has several Twitter accounts with varying purposes; follow the feed that’s best for you, or all of them to ensure you don’t miss a thing.

  • @ACTPolicing is ACT Policing’s main Twitter account for distribution of the latest information and news.
  • @ACTPol_Traffic has the latest traffic information and road closures around Canberra.
  • @CPOACT lets you hear directly from the Chief Police Officer for the ACT, Neil Gaughan.
  • @ConstableKenny is a great resource for teachers and parents to keep up-to-date on the latest safety tips and activities available provided by our favourite crime fighting koala, Constable Kenny.

During a major incident, ACT Policing will update the public via our main Twitter account (@ACTPolicing)

Instagram

The ACT Policing Instagram page is used to positively promote our work and people, by allowing our followers to see behind-the-scenes footage of ACT Policing's operations and members. 

YouTube

ACT Policing has two YouTube channels:

  • Subscribe to our main YouTube channel to see the latest videos from ACT Policing including campaigns, CCTV footage of crimes in Canberra, unsolved homicides and messages from our Executive.
  • Subscribe to Constable Kenny’s YouTube channel and watch safety videos for kids and his latest antics in and around Canberra.

Reminder

We would like to remind everyone to NOT report crime on our social media pages.

If you require assistance, please call the following numbers:

  • Triple Zero (000) in an emergency
  • 131 444 for police assistance
  • Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000

To provide feedback on our social media channels, please email ACT Policing's Social Media Team.