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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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Further charges laid in relation to 2015 Gowrie shooting

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A 23-year-old Holder man and a 31-year-old Chisholm man have been charged in relation to a shooting incident that occurred in Gowrie last year (2 February 2015)
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Police investigate shooting in Kambah

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ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations is investigating a shooting incident in Kambah last night (Thursday, 7 April).
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Two arrested in relation to 2015 Gowrie shooting

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A 32-year-old Richardson woman and a 20-year-old Jerrabomberra woman have been arrested in relation to a shooting incident that occurred in Gowrie last year (2 February 2015).
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Police confirm identity of human remains found in Bruce

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ACT Policing can confirm that the human remains found in Bruce on Saturday 2 April 2016, are that of missing 61-year-old man Mr Tahadesse Kahsai.
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Police release facefit of man in Andrew Carville murder investigation

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ACT Policing has released a facefit image of a man in the investigation into the murder of Evatt man Mr Andrew Carville.
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Police target speeding in April

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ACT Policing will be targeting speeding motorists during the month of April as part of its joint multi-agency road safety strategy.
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Man to face court charged with fifteen offences

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A 26-year-old Lyneham man will appear before court this morning (Monday, 4 April) charged with 15 offences relating to burglary, theft, traffic and property.
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Police locate human remains in Bruce

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ACT Policing is currently investigating the circumstances surrounding an unidentified body found in Bruce this afternoon (Saturday 2 April)
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Police seek assistance to locate missing man

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ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance in locating missing 42-year-old man, Mark Thompson.
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Police treat fire in Monash as suspicious

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ACT Policing is treating a house fire at a residence in Monash yesterday (Thursday, 31 March) as suspicious.
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Man to face court on accessory to murder charge

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A 48-year-old Griffith man will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning (Thursday, March 31) charged with accessory to murd
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Two girls missing from Red Hill

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UPDATE: Brielle and Carla have been found safe and well.
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Police pleased with drivers over Easter Long Weekend

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ACT Policing are pleased the Australian Capital Territory remained fatality-free over the Easter holiday period and that the ma
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Man threatens woman in Belconnen

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ACT Policing arrested a 25-year-old man after threatening a woman in Belconnen yesterday (Sunday, 27 March).
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Child exploitation material warning

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ACT Policing is warning people about possible child exploitation material appearing on Facebook today (Sunday, 27 March).
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