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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Woman charged after ram-raid in Casey

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A 27-year-old Moncrieff woman has been charged with aggravated burglary and other offences following a ram-raid in Casey yesterday morning.
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Man charged with sexual intercourse without consent

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A 54-year-old Campbell man has been charged with one count of sexual intercourse without consent following an incident last weekend.
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Tenth fatality on ACT roads in 2021

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The death of a 43-year-old man in Taylor yesterday (Wednesday, 8 December 2021) will be counted as the tenth death on ACT Roads in 2021.
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Police investigate death at Taylor worksite

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ACT Policing is investigating the death of a man at a construction site in Taylor today (Wednesday, 8 December 2021).
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Police investigating church vandalism

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses and information about a burglary and property damage at a Charnwood church on Tuesday afternoon (7 December 2021).
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Man charged with possessing child abuse material

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A 22-year-old Ainslie man has been charged with possessing child abuse material following a police operation yesterday (Tuesday, 7 December 2021).  
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Witnesses sought to attempted bag snatch

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an attempted bag snatch incident that occurred in Belconnen last week.
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Witnesses sought to six robberies

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ACT Policing is investigating six robberies of individuals in Turner, Narrabundah and Hawker that police believe are linked.
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Monday morning drink driver detected at almost three times the limit

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ACT Policing is reminding drivers they could be subjected to a random breath test (RBT) anytime, anywhere as part of the December Traffic Focus on drink driving.
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Man charged with murder following City incident

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A 19-year-old Greenleigh NSW man has been charged with murder following an incident in the City yesterday morning.
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Canberra City Incident

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One man has died and another man is in custody following an incident in the City this morning.
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Man charged with vehicle theft and other offences

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A 34-year-old Oaks Estate man has been charged with vehicle theft and other offences after he was detained by members of the public yesterday afternoon. 
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Man facing court after Casey shooting

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A 23-year-old Harrison man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today charged with attempted murder after a shooting in Casey about 4.30am on Sunday, 21 November 2021.
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December message - don’t drink and drive

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As the Christmas holiday season approaches, ACT Policing is turning its road safety focus for December to drink driving.
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Man charged with family violence offences

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A 34-year-old man has been charged with multiple offences following his arrest in Calwell last night
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