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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.

Commissioner’s Statement on Christchurch

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A statement from the Australian Federal Police (AFP) Commissioner on the Christchurch terrorist attack.
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NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team search warrants on NSW mid-north coast

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The NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team (JCTT) has executed search warrants on the NSW mid-north coast in support of the New Zeala
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You wouldn’t read about it: Joint operation nets 8kg of cocaine destined for WA in children’s books

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Two men have been charged with drug importation offences after a joint operation seized around eight kilograms of cocaine in Western Australia.
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Two arrested and $600k cash seized in Western Sydney

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has seized $602,624 AUD and charged a 42-year-old Bankstown man and a 46 year-old Bankstown woman with offences related to dealing with alleged proceeds of crime.
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Sydney man charged with selling personal details of customers online in joint international operation

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A 21-year-old Sydney man has been arrested and charged following a joint international cybercrime investigation by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) involving online subscription service credentials stolen from Australian customers, and others around the world.
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One man charged and two cryptocurrency businesses suspended following organised crime investigation

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A 27-year-old Bulleen man has been arrested during the second phase of an Australian Federal Police (AFP) investigation into an organised crime syndicate. Following the arrests, AUSTRAC suspended the registrations of two digital currency exchange businesses the man is associated with.
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Two arrested, meth seized at Sydney Airport following drug trafficking operation

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An Australian Federal Police (AFP) investigation has resulted in the arrest of two men and the seizure of approximately 38 kilograms of methamphetamine trafficked through Sydney Airport.
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Two men charged with serious drug offences after 18kgs of meth seized in South Australia

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Two men have been charged with allegedly importing around 18 kilograms of methamphetamine hidden in modified 4WD recovery winches in Adelaide.
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Police initiative helps Australians living with a cognitive disability stay safe online

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Australians living with a cognitive disability now have greater access to online safety education, with an accessible easy-read guide launched today by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Li-Ve Tasmania, incorporating Tasmanian Acquired Brain Injury Services (TABIS).
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AFP launch updated framework to support those with a missing loved one

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) National Missing Persons Coordination Centre (NMPCC) today launched an updated missing persons framework in collaboration with the University of New England and public health researcher Dr Sarah Wayland.
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