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AFP to host inaugural cricket cup with Afghan community

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) is teaming up with the Afghan-Australian Youth Association (AAYA) to host their first community cricket gala day on Sunday (25 February 2018) in Western Sydney.
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Turkish tip-off leads to arrests over imported meth

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An operation sparked by a seizure of methamphetamine in Turkey destined for Australia has resulted in two arrests in Sydney by the Australian Federal Police (AFP).
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Man arrested over 2kgs of cocaine in suitcase

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A 59-year-old UK national will appear before the Sydney Central Local Court today, charged with importing approximately 2 kilograms of cocaine in his luggage through Sydney International Airport.
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Victorian man charged for allegedly producing child exploitation material via Snapchat

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An 18-year-old man from Echuca, Victoria has faced Bendigo Magistrates’ Court today (Monday, 19 February) after being charged by Victorian Joint Anti-Child Exploitation Team (JACET) officers with child abuse offences.
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The jib is up - Australian authorities seize 313kg of Ice destined for Adelaide

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An Australian Federal Police-led multi-agency investigation has resulted in the arrest of three men and the seizure of 313 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine, marking the largest haul of the drug destined for South Australia.
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Woman charged following terrorism-related stabbing in Mill Park

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Joint Counter Terrorism Team (JCTT) detectives have charged a 24-year-old woman following a stabbing in Mill Park yesterday afternoon.
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Two tonnes of GBL washed from Sydney's streets

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A joint Australian Federal Police and Australian Border Force operation has resulted in one of Australia’s largest seizures of the drug gamma-butyrolactone (GBL) - commonly referred to as liquid ecstasy, fantasy, or ‘coma in a bottle’.
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Man charged with importing 12kgs of cocaine in luggage

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A 24-year-old US national appeared before Sydney Central Local Court today, charged with importing approximately 12 kilograms of cocaine in his luggage through Sydney International Airport.
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Melbourne man to face child exploitation charges

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A 24-year-old Thornbury man will face court today after being charged by Victorian Joint Anti-Child Exploitation Team (JACET) officers for alleged child exploitation.
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Five further men charged as part of Operation Veyda

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Five men are scheduled to appear in Sydney Central Local Court today (Wednesday, 7 February 2018) to face Commonwealth charges in connection with ongoing Australian Federal Police (AFP) Operation Veyda.
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