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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Swift action saves man from flood waters

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A man has made a lucky escape thanks to the assistance of professional rafters at Angle Crossing Road, this morning (Saturday 1
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Operation Armscote seizures continue

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ACT Policing has seized a further 89 Cannabis plants and more than $20000 in hydroponic equipment from a house in Bonner yester
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Police seek public’s assistance in Kambah robbery investigation

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ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two people linked to a stolen motor vehicle used in an aggravate
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Witnesses sought to Holt aggravated robbery

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery in Holt on Wednesday (15 July).
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Police investigate fatal collision on Monaro Highway

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ACT Policing is investigating a single vehicle collision on the Monaro Highway this morning (Thursday, July 16) in which a male
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Operation Armscote results in further seizures

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ACT Policing has seized a further 71 cannabis plants and over $20,000 worth of hydroponic equipment as part of Operation Armsco
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Major leads in shooting investigation

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ACT Policing has unveiled major developments in the investigation of a number of Canberra shootings, which are believed to be O
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Police arrest wanted man

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ACT Policing yesterday (10 July) arrested a 27-year-old Gordon man wanted on a First Instant Warrant.  
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Operation Armscote; images of persons of interest released

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Detectives from ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations are seeking to identify five men who could assist in Operation Armscote.
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Witnesses sought to hit-and-run

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a collision between a car and a pedestrian on Hindmarsh Drive, Phillip, this afternoon (9
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Man arrested after aggravated robbery in Civic

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A 30-year-old Cook man has been arrested and charged in relation to the aggravated robbery that occurred at the Royal Hands Mas
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Op Armscote dismantles grow houses across the ACT

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ACT Policing Criminal Investigation officers working as part of Operation Armscote have seized 912 cannabis plants, with an est
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Man arrested after negotiated surrender

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ACT Policing has arrested a 27-year-old Kambah man following a negotiated surrender in Page this afternoon (7 July).
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Witnesses sought to multiple vehicle damage in Turner

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to multiple incidents of vehicle damage that occurred in Turner yesterday (Sunday, July 5).
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Three aggravated burglaries overnight

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to three aggravated burglaries in Wanniassa, Mitchell and Mawson early this morning (5 July).
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