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Latest news: Crime Stoppers

21 cars stolen per week in ACT: keys to ensuring yours isn’t next

In the ACT, 21 cars on average are stolen every week. In the last year alone, more than 1,100 cars were stolen in Canberra. Motor vehicle theft has become one of the most troubling issues for ACT Policing.

25 years of Crime Stoppers ACT helping solve and prevent crime

Every day, Canberrans help solve and prevent crimes by sharing what they know with ACT Region Crime Stoppers.

Police investigation into suspicious Moncrieff house fire

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a suspicious house fire in Moncrieff on Sunday 10 September.

Breaking the chain: ACT teachers’ resource to stop drug crime

ACT Region Crime Stoppers has launched a Drug Crime and the Law teachers' resource to help break the trafficking chain.

Police seek witnesses to Rivett assaults

Did you see a woman attacked and robbed in Rivett last Saturday evening? ACT Policing and Crime Stoppers want to know.

Hundreds of sheep worth $140,000 stolen from Victorian farm

A farmer has been fleeced out of sheep worth nearly $140,000, after thieves allegedly stole a flock of about 700 livestock from a farm in Victoria's northwest.

ACT students to learn how to stop illegal trade in wildlife

Crime Stoppers has developed a Wildlife Crime and the Law teachers' resource to help break the chain of illegal wildlife trafficking.

Alleged Canberra airport shooter Ali Rachid Ammoun detained

A 63-year-old NSW man, Ali Rachid Ammoun, has been charged with three firearm offences after a shooting inside Canberra Airport yesterday afternoon.

Woman charged with Darwin girl Grace Hughes’ abduction

A 50-year-old woman has been charged over the alleged abduction of five-year-old Grace Hughes in Darwin. 

Stolen vehicle rams Phillip garage door, swipes police car

ACT police are asking the public for help to find an extensively damaged white Toyota FJ Cruiser that rammed through a Phillip garage door and swiped a parked police vehicle last night, Wednesday 20 July. 

Police seize drugs, cash, taser and jungle jag python in Melba

A 50-year-old Melba woman will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning on various charges including drug and weapon offences, and keeping a non-exempt animal - a three-metre-long jungle jag python.

Crime Stoppers: Call the right number

Do you know when you should contact Crime Stoppers rather than Police Assistance or Triple 000? Most people don't.

Learn about the gun amnesty in Queanbeyan

A community information pop-up stand at the Riverside Plaza in Queanbeyan on Tuesday will promote the National Firearms Amnesty.

Kambah man on stolen e-scooter arrested for multiple thefts

A 34-year-old Kambah man has been charged with multiple vehicle thefts, burglaries and other offences after police found him allegedly riding a stolen e-scooter early this morning.   

Gun amnesty – Phase Two begins

The public are urged to let police or Crime Stoppers ACT when they believe someone has an illegal or unregistered firearm.

55-year-old Holt man charged with historical child sex offences

A 55-year-old man has been charged with six offences after an ACT Policing investigation into his alleged grooming, trafficking and sexual activity with children and teenagers involved in sports programs in the ACT between 1994 and 2005.