Gel blasters surrendered after police warning

A collection of 11 gel blasters and 58 magazines have been voluntarily surrendered following a police warning about the illegal replica firearms. On Tuesday (25 August 2020) a 21-year-old man attended Tuggeranong Police Station where he handed the items over to police. The man told officers he had been a keen collector of gel blasters […]

Police seek witnesses following Melba hit and run

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses and dash-cam footage after a cyclist was hit by a car in Melba on Friday. About 4.40pm, a white Holden Commodore collided with a cyclist at the corner of Conley Drive and Verbrugghen Street. It is believed the driver briefly stopped before leaving the scene without rendering any assistance to […]

Canberra complying with COVID19 health directions

ACT Policing conducted more than 500 COVID-19 compliance checks on people in quarantine and at businesses over the past week. This week marks the end of quarantine for the first ACT residents returning from Victoria, and Detective Superintendent Mick Calatzis, from the ACT Policing COVID-19 Taskforce, thanked everyone for their cooperation. ‚ÄúPolice and the ACT […]

Man in court on weapons and theft charges following Gordon burglary

Police have arrested a 22-year-old Holt man in connection with a burglary in Gordon. The man is scheduled to appear in the ACT Magistrates Court today to face a range of charges including firearm, theft and arson offenses. ACT Policing will allege the man was one of three armed offenders who entered a unit on […]

Police warning to motorists in snowy conditions

Drivers are urged to exercise extra caution on the roads following a number of snow related incidents. Multiple cars have required the assistance of emergency services near Piccadilly Circus in the Brindabellas as drivers struggle to control their vehicles in the unusually snowy conditions. Please reconsider your plans to travel to this area. Police would […]