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Man drowns at Casuarina Sands

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ACT Policing will prepare a report for the Coroner following the death of a 35-year-old man at Casuarina Sands this afternoon (Thursday, 3 January 2019).
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Police ready for Summernats 2019

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With Christmas and New Year festivities complete, ACT Policing is ready to patrol Canberra’s next big party at Summernats.
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UPDATE - Have you seen Bridie - FOUND

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UPDATE - Bridie has been found safe and well. 
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Police happy with behaviour at New Year’s Eve celebrations

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ACT Policing was generally happy with the behaviour of patrons at events in Canberra city last night.  
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Witnesses sought for attempted aggravated burglary in Wright

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ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations team is seeking public assistance in the investigation of an attempted aggravated burglary in Wright on Boxing Day.
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UPDATE - Found - Have you seen Jason

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Thank you Canberra, Jason has been found.
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P plate driver detected at over 180km/h

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About 9.30pm, Friday 28 December 2018, ACT Policing officers were conducting speed detection duties of vehicles travelling on the Majura Parkway.
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UPDATE Can you help us find Trinka FOUND

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Good news Canberra - Trinka has been found safe and well. Thanks for your help. 
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UPDATE Help us find Ivan FOUND

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Thanks for your help Canberra! Ivan has been found safe and well.
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UPDATE Have you seen Erich FOUND

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Thanks for your help Canberra! Erich has been found and is home safe and well. *********************************************************
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Face fit released following assault in Gungahlin

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ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance in relation to an alleged assault at Gungahlin Town Centre on Saturday, 8 December 2018.
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Disappointing driver behaviour to start Christmas holiday period

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ACT Policing will continue to target dangerous behavior on Canberra’s roads this holiday period, with high range drink driving and speeding offences already detected.
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10000 hits of methylamphetamine intercepted

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A 27 year-old O’Connor man was arrested yesterday (Friday, 21 December 2018) following the discovery of approximately one kilogram of methylamphetamine in a vehicle.
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Ten years of safety campaigning on the Kings Highway

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Today, ACT Policing and the Kings Highway Road Safety Partnership launched their annual campaign urging drivers to plan their journey and take regular breaks while travelling between Canberra and the South Coast this summer.
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Police renew call for witnesses to hit and run in Moncrieff

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ACT Policing is renewing its call for information, witnesses or dash-cam footage of a possible hit and run incident in Moncrieff on Monday, 5 November 2018.
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