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Plato helped Shane move from childhood trauma to a law career

Plato helped Shane move from childhood trauma to a law career

Shane Drumgold's journey from a traumatic childhood to a career in the law has been marked by luck, both good and bad

  • by Sally Pryor

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Man jailed for holding 6-year-old hostage during psychosis
Canberra

Man jailed for holding 6-year-old hostage during psychosis

Benjamin Wickes was deep in a cocaine-induced psychosis when he broke into the family home early one morning.

  • by Alexandra Back
Flaming object thrown into Canberra massage therapy business
Canberra

Flaming object thrown into Canberra massage therapy business

CCTV from a Canberra massage therapy business that was gutted by fire shows a person lobbing a flaming object through the window.

  • by Blake Foden
Police investigate reports of a child approach at Belconnen school
Child safety

Police investigate reports of a child approach at Belconnen school

A man approached two primary students near the school boundary fence, police were told.

  • by Doug Dingwall
Second man charged over series of historic violent crimes
Canberra

Second man charged over series of historic violent crimes

Police will allege the 25-year-old took part in two of the 14 aggravated burglaries and robberies they have linked.

Club rugby player sentenced after violent assault caught on camera
Canberra

Club rugby player sentenced after violent assault caught on camera

The victim had to get screws and a plate in his jaw after the assault that left him lying unconscious on the ground.

  • by Alexandra Back
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Police seize drugs, weapons, cash in Gungahlin search
Canberra

Police seize drugs, weapons, cash in Gungahlin search

Officers allegedly found cocaine, cannabis head, steroids and prescription medication, along with weapons including a taser and knuckledusters.

  • by Michael Inman
Police appeal for witnesses after aggravated robbery at Holt 7-Eleven
Canberra

Police appeal for witnesses after aggravated robbery at Holt 7-Eleven

Police say a tall, thin man armed with a knife fled on foot after robbing the 7-Eleven service station in Holt.

Former Canberra woman accused of killing her mother granted bail
Police

Former Canberra woman accused of killing her mother granted bail

Barbara Eckersley, 66, was charged with the murder of her mother, Mary White.

  • by Daniella White
Canberra Now: No relief for ACT farmers; GWS eyes more Canberra games
Farming

Canberra Now: No relief for ACT farmers; GWS eyes more Canberra games

Plus find out why a maths teachers is switching careers to operate light rail.

  • by Sherryn Groch
Fake banknotes are being used across the ACT
Canberra

Fake banknotes are being used across the ACT

Police are warning Canberrans to look out for the counterfeit money and report it immediately.