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Perth man to face court on child exploitation offences

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A 29-year-old Currambine man is scheduled to appear in the Perth Magistrates Court today (28 June 2019) charged with child expl
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Man arrested for attempted internal heroin importation through Avalon Airport

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A 38-year-old Malaysian national has been charged with drug importation offences after allegedly attempting to internally import approximately 700 grams of a substance containing heroin through Avalon Airport. 
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South Australian man charged with multiple child exploitation offences

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A 46-year-old Adelaide man has been charged with multiple child exploitation offences following an investigation by the South Australia Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (SA-JACET), which comprises of members from the Australian Federal Police (AFP) and South Australia Police.
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Police arrest two men for illegal cigarette importation

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has arrested and charged two 35-year-old men after seizing an estimated 1500 cartons of illegally-imported cigarettes in Sydney.
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Sydney man to face court over child exploitation offences

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A 35-year-old Sydney man is due to appear before Sydney Central Local Court today to face four child exploitation-related charges, following an investigation by the Australian Federal Police (AFP).
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Man arrested in counter terrorism operation in Melbourne

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Victoria Police, the Australian Federal Police and the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO), which form the Joint Counter Terrorism Team, conducted an operation in Melbourne yesterday (20 June).
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Prosecution of four suspects for downing flight MH17

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Statement from the Openbaar Ministerie. The Public Prosecution Service of the Netherlands will prosecute four suspects for bringing down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 on the 17th of July 2014 killing all 298 passengers and crew.
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Third man arrested over 2018 seizure of almost 600kg of cocaine

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An ongoing Queensland Joint Organised Crime Taskforce (QJOCTF) investigation has resulted in the arrest of a third man for his alleged involvement in a criminal endeavour to import almost 600 kilograms of cocaine into Australia on 31 July 2018.
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Two men charged with attacking police telephone systems

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Two Victorian men are facing charges arising from large-scale automated denial of service-style attacks allegedly committed against Australian government infrastructure, including police telephone systems.
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National Week of Action, targeting GBL and 1,4-Butanediol, keeps dangerous drugs off streets

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Australian and Hong Kong authorities have seized 20 litres of gamma-butyrolactone (GBL) and a range of other drugs, conducted over 40 search warrants and other activities across Australia as part of a National Week of Action targeting the dangerous border controlled substances.
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