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NSW man charged for possessing and sharing child exploitation material

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A 36-year-old Sydney man accused of possessing and sharing child abuse material has faced Campbelltown Local Court today (Friday 10 July, 2020), charged with 12 offences.
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Fourth person jailed for Operation Elbrus

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A 27-year-old Wollongong woman has today been sentenced in the Supreme Court of NSW to four years’ jail for her role in a syndicate that is alleged to have defrauded the Commonwealth of more than $105 million over three years.
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Sydney man to face court on child abuse charges

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A 40-year-old Sydney man is due to appear before the Central Local Court on child abuse charges following an investigation by the Australian Federal Police (AFP).
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Sydney man charged over by-election spam emails

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The Australian Federal Police has charged a 32-year-old Blacktown man over a spam email campaign related to the upcoming Eden-Monaro by-election.
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WA man charged with 208 child sexual abuse offences

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Western Australia Police Child Abuse Squad detectives have charged a 19-year-old WA man with 208 offences, including the sexual abuse of five boys, after he was allegedly linked to a national online child exploitation network.
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Multiple arrests across the Riverina for child abuse material

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has conducted two separate child protection operations in the NSW Riverina region, resulting in the arrest of two men and a woman.
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Queensland man charged over meth import

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A Gold Coast man has been charged with attempting to possess a commercial quantity of methamphetamine after a joint operation by the Queensland Joint Organised Crime Taskforce.
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Sydney man charged for possessing child abuse material and drugs

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A 48-year-old Sydney man will face court today (1 July 2020), for allegedly sharing child abuse material online and possessing illicit drugs.
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$7.8 Million restrained following the recent arrest of three men charged with conspiracy to defraud the Commonwealth

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The Australian Federal Police-led Criminal Assets Confiscation Taskforce (CACT) has restrained assets including seven houses, motor vehicles and bank accounts worth an estimated $7.8 million. This action follows the 10 June 2020 arrest of three men charged with conspiracy to defraud the Australian Government while working for an Australian public service agency in Canberra.
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19-year-old charged with multiple child abuse offences

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A 19-year-old man is scheduled to appear in Darwin Local Court today after the Northern Territory Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (NT JACET) charged him with multiple child abuse offences.
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