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18 Mar 2020 4:28pm

In a joint SAPOL and SA Water investigation a number of properties in Birdwood, Gumeracha and Mt Torrens were searched on 25 February 2020 regarding an investigation into theft of water from the Mannum to Adelaide pipeline.


Today South Australia Police celebrated a decade of priceless contributions as the Police Volunteers Program is celebrating a decade of success.

13 Oct 2019 1:06pm

Emergency services attended a four-car crash at Klemzig this morning.

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South Australia Police today (9 June) released its first podcast, using the medium to tell the tragic story of the death of Nicholas Holbrook, who died in a road crash on West Lakes Boulevard in 2009.


A group of police officers with a difference graduated in a ceremony before the Commissioner of Police Grant Stevens today (16 May).

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Two police officers were yesterday presented with Police Bravery Medals in recognition of their actions at the scene of a fiery vehicle crash at Seaford Rise in 2016.

Scam warning
02 Mar 2018 12:23pm

South Australia Police are warning the Chinese community to be wary of a phone scam which is particularly targeting them and has already seen people lose hundreds of thousands of dollars.


The Commissioner of Police Grant Stevens has today outlined the future of policing in metropolitan Adelaide, detailing an unfolding picture of reform over the next four years.