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Welcome to the news & media section of our website. Here you can find recent media releases, national speeches and other news.

US national arrested in Melbourne for drug offences

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A joint agency investigation has resulted in a 33-year-old man from the United States appearing before a Melbourne court, charged over the importation of methamphetamine and trafficking of cocaine.
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Darwin man charged with exit trafficking his wife from Australia to India

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A 28-year-old Darwin man has appeared before Darwin Local Court for allegedly exit trafficking his wife to India in 2019 and stealing more than $60,000 from her and other relatives. Editor’s note: Vision of the arrest and warrant are available via Hightail.
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Multi-agency investigation results in arrest of Sydney woman for NDIS fraud

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This is a joint media release between the Australian Federal Police and the National Disability Insurance Agency.
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Malaysian meth courier jailed for 7 years

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A 39-year-old Malaysian national has been jailed for seven years, after an Australian Federal Police (AFP) investigation into the importation of methamphetamine from Malaysia.
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Drugs, cash and cars seized during joint operation

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Police have arrested five people and seized drugs, cash and vehicles over the past 10 days as part of a Joint Organised Crime Task Force (JOCTF) investigation into an organised crime group operating out of Melbourne’s western suburbs.
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Tasmanian JACET arrest man for sharing child abuse material on social media

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A 27-year-old Tasmanian man has been charged with child abuse material offences, after the Tasmanian Joint Anti-Child Exploitat
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Former Sydney teacher sentenced to three years jail for child abuse offences

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A 31-year-old Queensland man and former teacher was yesterday sentenced to a maximum of three years’ imprisonment for numerous child abuse offences, following an Australian Federal Police (AFP) investigation.
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Darwin man arrested for trafficking drugs in post

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This is a joint media release between the Australian Federal Police and the Northern Territory Police Force.
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Man charged with defrauding Commonwealth payments

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Australian Federal Police (AFP) officers arrested a 33-year-old Sydney man today and charged him with multiple fraud offences for allegedly redirecting Commonwealth government payments to accounts controlled by him.
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SMS phishing fraudster charged in Sydney

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Two men have been arrested for their alleged involvement in an Australian-based fraud syndicate working to steal identities and money from thousands of Australians through a sophisticated SMS phishing scheme.
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