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Tasmanian man facing almost 80 child exploitation offences

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A 35 year old Tasmanian man will face the Burnie Magistrates’ Court today (Wednesday December 4th, 2019) facing new child exploitation charges, reaching a total of 79 offences.
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Three arrested following Sydney human trafficking investigation

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Two women and a man were arrested by Australian Federal Police (AFP) officers last night and charged with offences concerning h
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34-year-old New South Wales man charged with child exploitation offences

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A 34-year-old man from Cessnock in New South Wales, has been charged following an investigation into the alleged possession of child abuse material and attempted sexual intercourse with a child.
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Sydney man arrested in international drug smuggling investigation

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A 45-year-old Burwood, Sydney, man is due to appear before Sydney Central Local Court on Wednesday, 4 December 2019, charged with drug offences after he was arrested at Sydney Airport on Saturday (30 November 2019).
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The Rat Trap: international cybercrime investigation shuts down insidious malware operation

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A tool allowing cybercriminals to remotely and secretly gain control over a victim’s computer is no longer available as a result of an Australian-led operation targeting hackers allegedly using the Imminent Monitor Remote Access Trojan (IM-RAT).
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Trio jailed for Christmas terror plot

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Three men have been jailed today over their plan to use improvised bombs and machetes in a terrorist attack in Melbourne’s CBD during the 2016 Christmas period.
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Gwelup man charged with abusing three girls

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A 53-year-old Gwelup man is due to face Perth Magistrates Court today (29 November) charged with indecently assaulting three teenage girls.
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US tip-off leads to Melbourne resident charged with child exploitation offences

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A 25-year-old Malaysian national will face court in Melbourne today, charged with child exploitation offences following a tip-off from a US law enforcement agencies.
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Man extradited to Perth for allegedly laundering almost $8 million

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A 25-year-old Sydney resident accused of helping to launder more than $7.74 million of suspected proceeds of crime is due to face Perth Magistrates Court today (Thursday, 28 November).
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Adelaide resident accused of international 'sextortion' offences

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A 25-year-old foreign national residing in Adelaide is due to face Adelaide Magistrates Court today (Thursday) accused of threatening to share intimate videos and images of a former partner, in one of the first sextortion cases led by the Australian Federal Police (AFP).
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