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National Anti-Gangs Squad arrests in Tasmania, bike seized

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Three alleged Tasmania Nomad Outlaw Motorcycle Gang (OMCG) members and affiliates have been charged this week with a range of Commonwealth and state offences.
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Three men sentenced for Operation Veyda

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Three men have been sentenced over their roles in the criminal syndicate which attempted to import more than 1.9 tonnes of illicit drugs from the Netherlands in 2017.
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Gold Coast man facing child abuse material offences

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A 43-year-old Gold Coast man has been charged in relation to allegations he has been possessing and distributing child abuse material online. He is expected to face the Brisbane Magistrates’ Court on 25 September 2020.
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Dads kick off National Child Protection Week

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High-profile dads across the country will join forces on Father's Day today to encourage parents to better understand how to keep kids safe online and in the community.
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Four Brisbane men in court over separate child exploitation investigations

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The AFP’s crackdown on child sex offenders in Queensland continues, with four men facing court in Brisbane yesterday.
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Four arrested, 100 kilograms of liquid meth seized and discovery of a large Melbourne clan lab

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UPDATE: A fourth Melbourne man has been arrested today (Friday, 4 September) after around 100 kilograms of a methamphetamine analogue was seized during a multi-agency law enforcement operation in Melbourne overnight. ***Footage Available***
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$1.6million in assets restrained in connection to alleged Malaysian official bribery investigation

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has restrained $1.6 million dollars in assets as part of a criminal investigation into the alleged bribery of Malaysian officials by a Melbourne man.
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Two men charged with child abuse material possession

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The Australian Federal Police has charged two 24-year-old Western Sydney men for online child abuse offences. The two men are due to appear before Campbelltown Local Court today (4 September 2020).
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Carlton man jailed for online child abuse offences after tip off from US Homeland Security

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A 32-year-old Melbourne man has been sentenced to three years and eight months’ jail in the Melbourne County Court today (3 September 2020) for grooming a young girl online and possessing hundreds of videos and photographs depicting child abuse.
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Sydney man faces nine charges over child abuse material

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A 44-year-old Sydney man is due to appear before Fairfield Local Court today (2 September 2020) on numerous child abuse charges following an investigation by the Australian Federal Police (AFP).
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