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Police investigate child sexual assaults from 1980s and 1990s

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ACT Policing’s Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Team is seeking information about a series of sexual assaults committed against children under the age of 16 during the 1980s and 1990s.
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Adelaide drug syndicate boss sixth jailed in NT over cannabis supply

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The head of a syndicate responsible for smuggling 300 kilograms of cannabis between South Australia and the Northern Territory has been sentenced yesterday (6 January) in the Northern Territory Supreme Court to nine years’ imprisonment.
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$15 million meth, guns and illicit cash seized as alleged syndicate dealing drugs in Perth dismantled

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Fifteen people have been charged after a year-long WA joint law enforcement operation that resulted in the seizure of around $15 million worth of methylamphetamine (meth), four guns and more than $75,000 cash.
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Portuguese woman charged over cocaine importation

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A 42-year-old Portuguese national has been charged by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) with importing cocaine, after Australian Border Force (ABF) officers at Perth Airport allegedly located several kilograms of the drug concealed inside bottles of toiletries in her baggage.
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Woman sentenced in Sydney over illegal metal alloy shipment to Iran

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A 48-year-old woman has been sentenced to an Intensive Corrections Order in a New South Wales court today (24 December) for her role in the illegal exportation of 90 tonnes of nickel-rich superalloy from Australia to Iran almost a decade ago.
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Man in court over alleged sexual touching incident at Sydney Airport

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A man is due to appear before Parramatta Local Court today (Tuesday, 24 December) following an alleged indecent assault occurring outside Sydney International Airport.
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AFP National Media Team Christmas - New Year office hours

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Office hours for the AFP National Media Team over the Christmas holidays are: Tuesday, 24 December 2019 (from 12:30PM AEDT) – Wednesday, 1 January 2020: Office closed. Thursday, 2 January 2020: Office reopens.
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Man jailed in US for 35 years for sexually exploiting boys, including Australians

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A 25-year-old US child sex offender who exploited several young boys – including two in Australia - has been jailed for 35 years in Ohio.
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Devonport man charged with child abuse offences

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A 19-year-old Tasmanian man has been charged with child abuse and bestiality offences after Australian Federal Police (AFP) officers executed a search warrant at a Devonport property today (Thursday, December 19, 2019).
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Biosecurity Officer sentenced after importing exotic fish

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A former Biosecurity Officer from the Department of Agriculture has today been sentenced for abusing his position to facilitate the importation of illegal fauna.
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