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Man charged with importing 5 kgs of cocaine through Melbourne Airport

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This is a joint media release issued by the Australian Federal Police and Australi
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Tip-off from a member of the public leads to 24kg cannabis seizure and one arrest

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A 24-year-old Brisbane man has been charged for possessing approximately 24 kilograms of cannabis with an estimated street value of $550,000 after a tip-off from a member of the public led to his arrest at Brisbane Airport yesterday (Monday, 20 February 2017).
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International cooperation leads to extradition of man from UK for drug conspiracy

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A 56-year-old Australian citizen residing in Lincolnshire, England for the past five years was today arrested and charged by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) with serious drug offences after being extradited from the United Kingdom.
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South Australian man charged with possession of child exploitation material

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This is a joint media release issued by the Australian Federal Police and South Australia Police
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Tell someone, take someone, be seen.

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This media release is issued on behalf of ThinkUKnow Australia and the Carly Ryan Foundation.
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162kg of meth concealed with spoons, two charged

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A joint operation, between the Australian Federal Police (AFP) and the Australian Border Force (ABF), has resulted in the seizu
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AFP fact check - Recent ISIL Video

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The AFP provided advice to the Minister for Justice, the Hon Michael Keenan MP, in relation to this matter and his comments tod
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Italian woman allegedly imports $1.1M of cocaine into Melbourne Airport

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A 39-year-old Italian national is expected to appear before Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today, charged with allegedly importing approximately five kilograms of cocaine into Melbourne
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Further charges laid in joint investigation targeting cocaine importation

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A man has been arrested in the USA and Australian agencies are continuing their investigations into the importation of cocaine into Australia.
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Four arrested for allegedly importing up to 254 kg of cocaine and 104 kg of meth

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This is a joint media release between the Australian Federal Police and the Australian Border Force.
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