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Police use Carly’s Law for the first time

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A 35-year-old man from the north-eastern suburbs of Adelaide is scheduled to appear in Mount Gambier Court House today, charged with a raft of child sexual exploitation offences.
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International organised crime syndicates dismantled, 17 arrested in Sydney, Dubai and Europe

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) and its partners have destroyed two interlinked crime syndicates operating across Australia, Dubai and the Netherlands, resulting in 17 arrests and the seizure of more than 1.9 tonnes of narcotics destined for Australian streets.
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UPDATE: Sydney counter-terrorism operation – final man released

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A 39-year-old man, detained in relation to allegations regarding a potential terrorist attack, has been charged with one count of Possession of Prohibited Weapon and released from police custody (Sunday, 6 August).
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US woman to face court over cocaine importation

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has charged a 49-year-old United States woman for attempting to import approximately two kilograms of cocaine into Australia.
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Two Sydney men charged over planned terrorist acts

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The NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team (JCTT) has charged two men in Sydney this evening with terrorism offences.
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UPDATE: Sydney counter-terrorism operation – 50-year-old man released

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Four men were arrested by the NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team on Saturday, 29 July, regarding an investigation into allegations that some people were intending to commit a terrorist attack using an improvised device. One of those men – who is 50 years old – was released from police custody last night.
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Young people a focus for National Missing Persons Week

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The Australian Federal Police and the Queensland Police Service today launch National Missing Persons Week for 2017, with a specific focus on the 25,000 young people reported missing to police each year across Australia.
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UPDATE: Sydney counter-terrorism operation

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The Australian Federal Police can confirm that four men arrested by the NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team (JCTT) on Saturday are currently in custody pending ongoing enquiries.
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Four arrested in major counter terrorism operation

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The New South Wales Joint Counter Terrorism Team (JCTT) has conducted multiple searches across Sydney today, resulting in the arrest of four men.
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Two charged with human trafficking offences

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has charged a man and a woman with human trafficking offences.
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