ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a single bicycle collision that occurred on Gowrie Drive, Red Hill on (Wednesday, August 21).
Around 6.10pm a 41-year-old man was located lying approximately 200 metres from the front entrance of the Federal Golf Club in an unconscious state by a passing motorist.
The man had suffered head injuries and was [...]
ACT Policing has charged two teenagers with theft and attempted aggravated robbery after executing two simultaneous search warrants in Kambah last night (Wednesday, August 21).
Around 7.30pm, Criminal Investigations officers executed the warrants after investigating an attempted aggravated robbery at the Tuggeranong Skate Park in which it is believed the two teenagers were involved.
During the [...]
ACT Policing is reminding construction businesses to secure their work sites after building materials were stolen from an ANU site.
A large quantity of aluminium window frame material, measuring 7.8 metres long, was stolen from the ‘China in the World’ building construction site on Fellows Road, Acton. The aluminium box section framework was coated in a [...]
More than 2,000 people were caught on their mobile phones while driving during the past financial year, despite ACT police warnings.
Officer-in-Charge of Traffic Operations, Sergeant Mark Steel said that drivers more than double the risk of being involved in a road collision while using a mobile phone.
“The use of mobile phones while [...]
A 36-year-old Harrison man has been summonsed to appear in the ACT Magistrates Court in relation to a hit and run incident in Braddon earlier this year.
Around 5.30am on February 10, two men were struck by a white Mitsubishi Triton utility while walking on Henty Street. One of the victims suffered critical head injuries.
The man [...]
A 34-year-old Florey man will face the ACT Magistrates Court tomorrow (Tuesday, August 20) after being caught drink driving for the second time this year.
Around 9.50pm last night (Sunday, August 18), members of Belconnen Patrol were conducting random breath testing (RBT) on William Slim Drive, Giralang.
The 34-year-old man driving a Holden Commodore was stopped for [...]
ACT Policing is requesting the public’s assistance in relation to an incident involving a taxi in the early hours of Thursday (August 15) morning.
Around 12.30am, whilst driving on Ashley Drive, Wanniassa, the taxi was involved in an incident with three other vehicles, one described as being a yellow utility.
An occupant of the yellow utility is [...]
An 18-year-old Holt man was arrested this morning after a disturbance at a Civic nightclub.
About 3.15am, police were called to Shooters nightclub on East Row after receiving reports of a fight inside the club.
Police attended and were speaking to one of the parties involved outside the club, when the Holt man approached them in an [...]
A 25-year-old Kambah man will face ACT Magistrates Court after being arrested for a vehicle fire in Kambah earlier today (Saturday, August 17).
A white Nissan Pulsar had been parked on the side of Drakeford Drive after being involved in a collision.
About 9.50am this morning, witnesses observed a male pacing around the vehicle, and throwing bottles [...]
ACT Policing is investigating an aggravated robbery which occurred in Spence this morning (Saturday, August 17).
About 4.30am a man entered the 7-11 store on Clarey Crescent Spence armed with a large kitchen knife.
He threatened staff, demanding cash and cigarettes. The staff member complied, giving the offender a sum of cash and a quantity of [...]
ACT Policing is investigating a collision between a car and a pedestrian this afternoon in Mawson (Friday, August 16).
About 4.55pm police were called to Mawson Drive where an elderly woman had been struck by a car.
The woman died at the scene.
ACT Policing’s Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Team is investigating the cause of the collision and [...]
ACT Policing executed three simultaneous search warrants in Kambah and Wanniassa this morning (Friday, August 16).
Around 6am Criminal Investigations detectives and the Specialist Response Group attended two premises in Sternberg Crescent, Wanniassa and a residence in Hardwick Place Kambah and executed search warrants.
The warrants are directly related to an incident which occurred last week [...]
A 32 year-old Lyneham man will appear before ACT Magistrate’s Court after being caught drink-driving twice in one night.
About 10.45pm Tuesday (13 August) night, a maroon Ford Falcon overtook a police car at excessive speed on Limestone Avenue, Ainslie.
Police activated their emergency lights, and performed a traffic stop on the vehicle. The driver supplied a [...]
ACT Policing is seeking public assistance in identifying a vehicle suspected to be linked to an incident in Gungahlin last week in which shots were fired into a tattoo parlour.
On Tuesday, August 6, police were called to a tattoo parlour on Anthony Rolfe Avenue in Gungahlin after the owner had discovered bullet holes in the [...]
ACT Policing is investigating a theft that occurred in Phillip yesterday (Wednesday, August 14).
Between the hours of 11.30am and 7.15pm, an offender forced entry into a vehicle in the Irving Street carpark adjacent to the Phillip Swimming and Ice Skating Centre.
The offender stole a number of personal items as well as items belonging to the [...]
ACT Policing is investigating an aggravated robbery which occurred at the Yarralumla shops this morning (Thursday, August 15).
Around 6.30am a man wearing a balaclava entered the Beess & Co cafe and threatened staff members with a weapon.
He tied up the three staff members and took a sum of cash.
He left through the back [...]
A 17-year-old boy will face the ACT Supreme Court tomorrow (Tuesday, 13 August) after being extradited from Dubbo, NSW.
The youth had been sought by police after breaching the conditions of a Good Behaviour Order.
The boy was arrested by NSW Police Force for an unrelated matter. He was ordered into the custody of ACT Policing Criminal [...]
ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance in locating an 85-year-old woman who has been missing since early this morning (Monday, August 12).
Thelma Jamieson was last seen about 7.30am at The Canberra Hospital. Thelma has dementia and walks with the assistance of a wheelie frame.
She was last seen wearing a blue dressing gown and purple [...]
A 28-year-old Page woman will face the ACT Magistrates Court today charged with burglary and resisting arrest.
About 9.20pm police were called to a home in Hawker in relation to an alleged offender on the premises. The woman attempted to flee the scene upon police arrival.
A short time later the woman was arrested nearby and was [...]
ACT Policing is investigating a collision in which two vehicles, including a police car, were damaged.
Around 11.00am today (Sunday, August 11), two officers were in a marked police car on routine patrol on Deamer Crescent, Chisholm when they noticed a black ute with no number plates.
Police activated their emergency lights and sirens indicating for the [...]
ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 40-year-old Gungahlin woman who has been missing since yesterday evening (Saturday, August 10).
Melissa Morning is described as Caucasian in appearance, approximately 165cm (5’5”) slim with brown mousy hair. Police have been searching for Melissa and have concerns for her welfare.
She was last seen wearing [...]
A 20-year-old man will face court this morning (Saturday, August 10) over an alleged sexual assault of a child under the age of 16.
Police will allege the offence occurred in July this year.
The man attended the Woden Police Station yesterday (Friday, August 9), where he was interviewed by detectives from Criminal Investigations Sexual Assault and [...]
An 18-year-old Latham woman was arrested early this morning (Saturday, August 10) after she assaulted a police officer in Latham.
At about 11.55pm last night (Friday, August 9), police responded to reports of a disturbance at an eighteenth birthday party in Chubb Place, Latham.
Following two altercations police officers began to disperse the party at which time [...]
A 37-year-old Chisholm woman has been charged with drug offences following the execution of a search warrant at her home this morning (Friday, August 9).
Around 7.05am Tuggeranong patrol officers executed a Drug of Dependence Act search warrant at the house in Chisholm.
During the search officers seized a quantity of substances suspected to be methamphetamine, drug [...]
A 27-year-old Bonython man was arrested overnight for spraying graffiti on a number of businesses in the City area.
About 12.15am this morning (Friday, August 9), a member in Police Operations observed a man on CCTV writing graffiti on a store on Bunda Street.
Members from City Police Station were radioed about the incident while the Operations [...]
ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations is investigating its second shooting incident in one week.
Police were called about 6am this morning (Friday, August 9) to a unit in Gungahlin after the resident woke to find a hole in a window. The resident had heard a noise and when they went to investigate located a hole in [...]
ACT Policing is investigating an incident where an 11-year-old boy was followed home yesterday afternoon by a person in a white van (Wednesday, August 7).
The boy was walking along Fremantle Drive in Stirling towards Bunbury Street, between 3 and 3.15pm, when he saw a white van, driving slowly behind him.
The driver took off at speed [...]
ACT Policing is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of an elderly woman in Ainslie on July 14 2013.
On Sunday July 14, police attended the Ainslie residence of the 91-year-old woman after concerns were raised for her welfare. Police gained entry to the premises and located the woman deceased. On 17 July, a Post Mortem [...]
ACT Policing is investigating two separate incidents of assault in Braddon last night where a man produced a box cutter knife (Tuesday, August 6).
About 9:30pm police were called to Northbourne Flats where a 54-year-old man had received a stab wound to his leg from an unknown man.
The victim was walking home from Block 20 to [...]
ACT Policing’s Criminal Investigations is investigating bullet holes into a business in Gungahlin overnight (August 6).
About 7.50am this morning, the owner arrived at the business and saw what appeared to be bullet holes in the window of his shop.
Members from Gungahlin Police Station attended and assessed the damage, confirming four bullet holes in to a [...]
ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 64-year-old Gordon woman who has been missing since yesterday (Monday, August 5).
Patricia was last seen about 8am yesterday morning in Gordon. She is described as Caucasian in appearance, approximately 170cm (5’7”) tall with brown hair and glasses.
Police believe Patricia is driving a gold coloured [...]
Thirty-four people were caught drink-driving on ACT roads last weekend (August 2-4), with six of those drivers being repeat offenders.
Twenty-one of the 34 drink-drivers caught were issued Immediate Suspension Notices. The highest reading recorded was 0.162 with a learner driver recording a reading of 0.138.
Officer-in-Charge of Traffic Operations Sergeant Mark Steel said the latest drink-driving [...]