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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.

South Australian juvenile charged with possessing and disseminating child exploitation material

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A 17-year-old juvenile has been charged with child exploitation offences, following a joint investigation by the South Australian Joint Anti-Child Exploitation Team (JACET).
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Adelaide man charged with aggravated indecent assault and possession of child exploitation material

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Detectives from the Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (JACET), a partnership between the South Australia Police Special Crimes Branch and the Australian Federal Police, last night arrested an Adelaide man for aggravated indecent assault and possession of aggravated child exploitation material. 
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New national Facebook page launched for missing persons

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The thousands of faces of Australia’s missing persons will now be featured on a dedicated Facebook page, following the launch of a new online Facebook page today hosted by the Australian Federal Police (AFP).
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Media Release: Joint operation stops $101 million of crystal methamphetamine from hitting Australian streets

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This is a joint media release between the Australian Federal Police, New South Wales Police, the Australian Bo
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Media Release: Meth worth $324 million seized, eight charged

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Seven men and a woman have been charged for their alleged involvement in the importation of 540 kilograms methamphetamine into Sydney. The total street value of the drugs is approximately $324 million.
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AFP response on counter terrorism arrangements

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The AFP would like to respond to a number of incorrect claims made in news reporting today (Wednesday, 8 March 2017) regarding first response arrangements for terrorism incidents. The claims that the AFP is planning or making preparations to take over first response capability for counter terrorism are incorrect.
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Concerns about alleged incidents in PNG raised by AFP member

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The AFP is aware of concerns raised by an AFP member regarding alleged incidents and human rights abuses in PNG in 2013 and 2014.
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Man charged with smuggling wildlife on World Wildlife Day

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A joint Australian Federal Police (AFP) and the Department of Environment and Energy (DoEE) investigation has resulted in a 28-year-old Bondi Beach man being charged for alleged illegal international wildlife trafficking.
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Commissioner statement - Additional Estimates Hearing February 2017

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Statement made by AFP Commissioner Andrew Colvin to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs
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NSW man charged with allegedly providing services for the overseas activities of IS

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has charged a 42-year-old man for allegedly carrying out actions in Australia to support Islamic State activities overseas.
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