Media releases

Stay up to date

Enter your email address and receive notification when new articles are published.

We'll send you new articles as soon as they're posted.

Subscribe to our RSS Feed

Find a media release

WA man in court over alleged insider trading offences

Publish date:
A West Australian man accused of insider trading offences is expected to appear in Perth Magistrate’s Court today (9 April 2021).
MORE

Toowoomba man to face court over allegedly possessing child abuse material

Publish date:
Editor's Note: An image related to this investigation is available via Hightail A 28-year-old Toowoomba man is due to appear in court today (9 April 2021) to face child exploitation offences following an Australian Federal Police (AFP) child protection investigation.
MORE

Western Sydney man charged with importing meth and cocaine

Publish date:
Editor’s note: Images of the meth and arrest are available via hightail The Australian Federal Police has charged a 35-year-old man from Western Sydney with allegedly importing approximately 20 kilograms of methamphetamine and 10 kilograms of cocaine in consignments labelled as small electric motors and pool pumps.
MORE

Ipswich man charged with possessing child abuse material

Publish date:
Editor's Note: Images of this investigation are available via Hightail A 35-year-old Ipswich man is due to appear in court today (8 April 2021) charged with child exploitation offences following an Australian Federal Police (AFP) child protection investigation.
MORE

WA man charged over $15m buried meth and cash

Publish date:
A 24-year-old man who allegedly buried and dug up bags containing methamphetamine and cash in bushland around suburban Perth has been charged by the Australian Federal Police with drug trafficking and money laundering.
MORE

Operation May - Northern Territory and Queensland

Publish date:
Between January and March 2021, the Joint Anti-Child Exploitation Team (JACET) comprising Northern Territory and Australian Federal Police together with investigators from Queensland JACET and the Australian Centre To Counter Child Exploitation (ACCCE), executed Operation May - an operation targeting online predators attempting to procure children through internet chat lines.
MORE

Sydney man jailed for cryptocurrency money laundering

Publish date:
A 46-year-old Sydney man who used stolen identities to launder $43,350 in proceeds of crime through cryptocurrency accounts has been sentenced to 16 months’ imprisonment by the Sydney Central Local Court on Wednesday (31 March 2021).
MORE

WA woman jailed for drug trafficking and illicit wealth confiscated

Publish date:
A Nollamara woman was sentenced to seven years’ imprisonment yesterday (Thursday, 01 April 2021) after being arrested in 2019 with methamphetamine, heroin and $39,450 in illicit cash
MORE

Two South Australian men to face court on alleged child abuse-related offences

Publish date:
Two South Australian men are expected to face court today (Wednesday, 31 March 2021) charged with child abuse-related offences by the South Australia Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (SA JACET).
MORE

Six men set to be charged in international $47 million cocaine investigation

Publish date:
Five men allegedly connected to 188 kilograms of cocaine seized by Australian authorities in 2019 have been arrested, with a sixth man to be served a court attendance notice after an extensive international multi-agency investigation.
MORE

Pages

National Security Hotline

Read the AFP Annual Report 2019-20

The Australian Centre to Counter Child Exploitation

Platypus Online: Read. Discover. Enjoy.