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Gone in 90 seconds – two cars recovered and three charged

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ACT Policing officers have arrested three people and recovered two stolen vehicles as car thieves continue to be targeted.
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Police targeting anti-social behaviour

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ACT Policing are seeking public assistance to target anti-social behaviour incidents. In recent weeks police have received reports of pedestrians and cyclists being approached by protestors at lakeside locations including Black Mountain Peninsula and near Barrenjoey Drive at Barrenjoey Peninsula.  
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Repeat teen offender rams police vehicle and bites officer

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A 17-year-old girl subject to a good behaviour order is facing multiple charges after she allegedly drove a stolen vehicle at a police officer, rammed a police vehicle and bit an officer yesterday. This is the 27th incident of deliberate ramming of vehicles experienced by ACT Policing since July last year.
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Witnesses sought to Erindale shops robbery

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ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery at the Erindale shops, Wanniassa last night (Monday, 15 August 2022).
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Teen carjacker to face 12 charges

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A 16-year-old boy will face the Children’s Court after being charged with multiple offences including aggravated robbery, following a carjacking in Calwell yesterday (Monday 15 August 2022).  
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Man charged with dangerous driving offences after police pursuit

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A 29-year-old man on bail will face court today for driving offences and possessing a weapon after allegedly driving under the influence, failing to stop and driving at police.
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Man charged following Canberra Airport incident

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A 63-year-old NSW man has been charged with firearm offences following an incident yesterday afternoon (Sunday, 14 August 2022)
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Canberra Airport Incident

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Canberra Airport Incident update
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P-Plater caught drink driving 63kmh over the speed limit

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ACT Road Policing has stopped a 20-year-old provisional licence holder who was drink-driving at 63km/h more than the speed limit with four passengers in his car.
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Man on intensive corrections order arrested

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A man released on an Intensive Corrections Order (ICO) last month will face court today (Saturday 13, August 2022) after he was arrested yesterday. 
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Police recover thousands of dollars worth of stolen tools in Narrabundah

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ACT Policing yesterday (Friday, 12 August 2022) recovered a substantial number of tools suspected of being stolen from construction sites across Canberra. 
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Mulligans Flat to be searched this weekend

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A large area of the Mulligans Flat Reserve will be searched this weekend (13-14 August 2022) as the investigation into the disappearance of Jean Policarpio in 2017 continues. 
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Duo arrested following assault and theft

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ACT Policing have arrested two men who they allege assaulted a 20-year-old to the point of unconsciousness and threatened him with an ice pick before stealing his shoes and wallet. They later allegedly used his account details to commit credit card fraud.  
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Man on bail arrested for similar offences

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A 37-year-old man who recently received bail after previously being charged with 16 offences, has been arrested overnight follo
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Cannabis car caught by cops

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Police have seized 10 cannabis plants and $13,000 in cash after discovering a Honda Accord filled with plants.  
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