News

Stay up to date with the latest from ACT Policing. Find out what's happening in your community, information from police and how you can help solve crime in your area.

You can also subscribe to our latest community new and media releases.

If you are looking for an archived news story or have a media enquiry, please email ACT Policing's Media Team or phone (02) 5126 9070

Find an article

Second offender arrested for Wanniassa attempted aggravated robbery

Publish date:
A 14-year-old girl is scheduled to appear in the ACT Children’s Court today (Friday, 3 July) charged with attempted aggravated robbery.
MORE

Man in court on 156 fraud and 78 deception charges

Publish date:
A 30-year-old Red Hill man will appear before the ACT Magistrates Court today (Thursday, 2 July 2020) charged with 156 counts of obtaining property by deception, and 78 counts of false representation of a Commonwealth official.
MORE

Police catch two drink drivers

Publish date:
ACT Policing has arrested two men for drink driving and additional driving offences overnight.
MORE

Man in court over stolen excavator

Publish date:
A 28-year-old Gilmore man is scheduled to face court today (Wednesday 1 July) charged with receiving a stolen excavator.
MORE

Man arrested after hidden camera incident

Publish date:
A 22-year-old Acton man will appear before the ACT Magistrates Court today (Wednesday, 1 July 2020), following the discovery of a camera in a shower cubicle at a Canberra university.
MORE

Man to face court on high range speeding and drug driving charges

Publish date:
A 21-year-old Dunlop man is expected to face the ACT Magistrates Court on 31 July 2020 on four charges including high range speeding, drink and drug driving charges.
MORE

Man in court for weekend sexual assault

Publish date:
A 52-year-old Hawker man will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning on seven charges arising from a sexual assault on a woman on Saturday evening (27 June 2020).
MORE

Man to face court for illegal dirt bike riding

Publish date:
A 20-year-old Monash man is scheduled to appear in the ACT Magistrates Court this morning to face a range of driving offences.
MORE

Man to face court on child sex offences

Publish date:
A 50-year-old Macgregor man will face court charged with child sex offences.
MORE

On the blog: Working to protect victims of family violence

Publish date:
Sue Smith is the acting Superintendent of Judicial and Family Violence Operations in ACT. She has a passion for working with young people and their families, and has spent most of her police career involved in this type of work. She believes our community are the eyes and ears of Canberra, and says police rely on family, friends, neighbours and colleagues of victims of family violence to be courageous and report when they feel something may be wrong. 
MORE

Police seek witnesses and footage of Ashley Drive collision

Publish date:
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses and motorists with dash-cam footage, who have not yet come forward, in relation to a serious two vehicle collision in Gowrie early Sunday morning (21 June 2020).
MORE

Man to face court over attempted aggravated robbery in Wanniassa

Publish date:
A 19-year-old Torrens man will face court today charged over an attempted aggravated robbery on Sunday, 21 June 2020.
MORE

Police seek witnesses and dash cam footage of Kuringa Drive collision

Publish date:
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses and dash-cam footage in relation to a collision on Kuringa Drive, Spence near the Barton Highway on Saturday night (20 June 2020).
MORE

Man to face court over Belconnen stabbing attack

Publish date:
A 43-year-old man will face court this morning charged over a stabbing attack in Belconnen yesterday (Sunday, 21 June 2020).
MORE

Police seek witnesses to knife incident in Civic

Publish date:
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses and CCTV or mobile phone footage to an incident in Civic yesterday (Saturday, 20 June 2020).
MORE

Pages