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Three men charged with conspiracy to defraud the Commonwealth

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Three men have been charged with conspiracy to defraud the Australian Government while working for an Australian public service agency. The three men are due to face ACT Magistrates Court today (11 June 2020).
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Sydney man charged for accessing live child abuse material online

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A 57-year-old Sydney man is expected to face court today (10 June 2020), for allegedly paying to direct and view the live abuse of a child in the Philippines online.
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Two AFP officers recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours List

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Two Australian Federal Police (AFP) officers will today be awarded an Australian Police Medal following the announcement of the Queen’s Birthday Honour List.
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WA man charged with allegedly accessing child abuse material on the dark web after UK tip-off

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The Western Australia Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (WA JACET) has charged a 64-year-old man with possessing child abuse material after investigating a tip-off from the United Kingdom’s National Crime Agency (NCA).
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AFP dismantles Australian online network of alleged child sex offenders and helps young victims

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**Arrest footage and infographics available** An Australian Federal Police-led investigation has smashed open a domestic online network of alleged child sex offenders, who are accused of abusing and exploiting Australian children and recording the horrific crimes to share with others.
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Melbourne man charged with possessing child abuse material

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A 42-year-old Melbourne man is due to face the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today charged with allegedly accessing and possessing child abuse material.
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Alleged bitcoin fraudster arrested in Sydney CBD

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A 45-year-old Sydney man has been charged with cryptocurrency laundering offences after allegedly creating fake online accounts using the details of identity theft victims.
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Adelaide man jailed over 2016 failed $3.7 million meth importation

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A 24-year-old man has been sentenced to six years behind bars for his role in the failed plan to import 3.7 kilograms of methamphetamine into South Australia in 2016.
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Taskforce Iris lays further charges on Western Sydney man for alleged breach of bail

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A Western Sydney man who became the first man arrested by the Australian Federal Police’s Taskforce Iris has been charged with an additional offence, after allegedly continuing to offend while awaiting his next court date.
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SA 25-year-old second to face court over child abuse material-related investigation

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A 25-year-old man is expected to face a regional South Australian court for the first time today (2 June) over the alleged possession of abhorrent material, including images of a child being sexually abused.
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