ACT Policing
03/23/2017 at 05:13. Facebook
It’s a proud day for us today with a group of ACT Policing members having their names added to the AFP Foundation Day Honours list.

The awards formally recognise AFP appointees who have made outstanding contributions to the organisation, government and the community.

Our members received a range of awards including the Commissioner’s Medal for Excellence and the Australian Federal Police...
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ACT Policing
03/23/2017 at 01:30. Facebook
ACT Policing is renewing its appeal for witnesses to the aggravated robbery that occurred at the Canberra Deakin Football Club in Deakin on Monday (March 20).

Around 10.45pm, two males entered the club armed with knives and threatened a staff member. The staff member complied with the offenders demands, handing over a sum of cash before the male offenders fled the area.

The first male is...
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yesterday at 04:01. Facebook
****UPDATE****

After a targeted operation by our officers, Jirra Murphy has now been arrested. ACT Policing would like to thank the community for their assistance.
ACT Policing
03/21/2017 at 04:30. Facebook
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery that occurred at the Canberra Deakin Football Club on Grose Street Deakin, yesterday (20 March 2017).

Around 10.45pm, two males entered the club armed with knives and threatened a staff member. The staff member complied with the offenders demands, handing over a sum of cash before the male offenders fled the area.

Police are urging...
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Witnesses sought to aggravated robbery in Deakin

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ACT Policing
03/21/2017 at 01:30. Facebook
Did you know that around 45% of Australians were born overseas or have at least one parent who was? And that since 1945, more than 7.5 million people have migrated to Australia?

Today is Harmony Day, a day to celebrate and show respect for Australia’s amazing cultural diversity.

Here at ACT Policing we are proud to reflect the community we serve and believe that everyone has the right to...
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ACT Policing
03/20/2017 at 22:53. Facebook
ACT Policing is seeking assistance in its investigation into a burglary that occurred at the Box of Bikes store at Majura Park last month (February 2).

Around, 4.15am a security staff member was conducting a patrol of the Majura Park business area when he noticed damage to the front windows of the Box of Bikes store.

Subsequent CCTV vision shows a male approach the store and gain entry using...
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ACT Policing
03/20/2017 at 22:07. Facebook
Missing person Marika Hetenyi has been located safe and well interstate, after going missing on Tuesday 7 March 2017.

ACT Policing would like to thank the community and media for their assistance.

Missing person Marika Hetenyi located

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ACT Policing
03/20/2017 at 06:45. Facebook
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses after a cowardly assault of an 83-year-old man occurred during an aggravated burglary in Wanniassa earlier this morning (Monday, 20 March 2017).

Police were called to the Embling Street home around 1:20am this morning after a report that a man had forced entry to a house and assaulted an elderly man while making demands for money.

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Police seeking witnesses after cowardly aggravated burglary

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ACT Policing
03/20/2017 at 03:30. Facebook
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated burglary that occurred at the Manhattan Apartments, Canberra City on Tuesday (March 14).

Around 21.50pm, three male offenders wearing balaclavas forced entry into the premises before threatening the two occupants. A brief scuffle ensued resulting in a male occupant suffering head injuries. He was later transported to the Canberra Hospital for...
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Witnesses sought to home invasion

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ACT Policing
03/20/2017 at 01:30. Facebook
Toe day is world happiness day – ACT Police wish you all the happiness you can muster!
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03/19/2017 at 23:30. Facebook
ACT Policing has praised the behaviour of the large crowd which attended the Skyfire fireworks event over Lake Burley Griffin on Saturday (March 18).

Four missing children were reported during the evening, but were reunited with their parents.

One young person will be summonsed for supplying cannabis and a 21-year-old female will be summonsed for supplying alcohol to three persons under the...
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Police praise Skyfire 2017 crowd

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ACT Policing
03/19/2017 at 22:12. Facebook
A 23-year-old Macquarie woman will appear before court this morning (20 March 2017).

The woman was identified as a priority for ACT Policing as police believe she is responsible for a number of failures to stop upon police direction and reckless/dangerous driving.

After investigations into the whereabouts of the woman, police located her inside a Kambah residence on Sunday evening (19 March...
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Woman to face court on multiple charges

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ACT Policing
03/19/2017 at 21:19. Facebook
A 16-year-old juvenile will face the ACT Children’s Court this morning following an aggravated robbery at the University of Canberra Supermarket, Bruce on Saturday (March 18).

Around 4pm, two males entered the supermarket and took bottles of alcohol, which were placed in a zipped bag. When asked to wait for security to check their bags one of the males made threats to a staff member.

Both...
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ACT Policing
03/18/2017 at 21:22. Facebook
ACT Policing is investigating a suspicious fire that occurred on Friday (17 March 2017).

Around 4.40pm police attended Minnta Place in Ngunnawal, where a residence was reported to be well alight.

There were no occupants in the residence at the time of the fire and ACT Fire and Rescue attended and extinguished the blaze.

AFP Forensic Services are conducting an examination of the scene and...
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ACT Policing
03/18/2017 at 21:16. Facebook
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery that occurred in a car park off Alexandria Drive Yarralumla on Friday (March 17).

Around 11.40pm, a male and a female were sitting in their parked vehicle when a dark coloured vehicle parked behind their vehicle blocking them from leaving.

A male wearing a green/black balaclava exited the vehicle carrying a knife and approached the...
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ACT Policing
03/17/2017 at 22:34. Facebook
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated burglary at a home in Watson last night (Friday, March 17).
Around 10.40pm, a number of people entered a residence in Molesworth Street and threatened the two occupants. Both residents were assaulted, and in the course of the assaults a firearm was discharged. No one was seriously injured.
The male offenders then left the scene.
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ACT Policing
03/17/2017 at 07:00. Facebook
SLOW DOWN CANBERRA!!

ACT Policing is urging Canberra drivers to slow down after a 22-year-old male motorcycle rider was detected by police travelling at 146km/h in a 90km/h speed zone on William Hovell Drive.

The learner rider was fined $1831 and incurred six demerit points.

Officer in Charge of Traffic Operations, Station Sergeant Marcus Boorman said that riding or driving at these speeds...
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Police urge drivers and riders to slow down

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ACT Policing
03/17/2017 at 04:53. Facebook
**UPDATE**
Thanks Canberra for your assistance. Kaylah has been located and will face court this morning.

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HAVE YOU SEEN THIS WOMAN?

ACT Policing is seeking information on the whereabouts of 23 year old Kaylah Cook.

Kaylah has an outstanding arrest warrant in the ACT and Police believe she is responsible for a number of failures...
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ACT Policing
03/16/2017 at 22:26. Facebook
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery that occurred in Chapman on Tuesday (March 14).

About 8.15pm police responded to reports of an aggravated robbery at the IGA Supermarket on Perry Drive in Chapman.

A man wearing a white mask and blue jacket entered the store armed with a knife and made demands for cash. The two employees complied with the demands and the man fled the...
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ACT Policing
03/16/2017 at 03:55. Facebook
CAN YOU HELP?

Between 13 and 14 March, ACT Fire & Rescue and the ACT Rural Fire Service attended and extinguished three grass fires in the bushland next to Belconnen Way, Aranda.

If you witnessed any suspicious activity in the area or have information that could assist police please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the website act.crimestoppers.com.au.

Information can be...
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