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645kg of MDMA hidden in barbeques seized by authorities

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A joint law enforcement operation spanning six months and three countries has resulted in the seizure of 645kg of MDMA in Sydney, and the arrest of two people.
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Europol’s former most wanted criminal gets 20 years for producing child sexual abuse materials

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CEBU CITY – A 33-year-old Filipino male was sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty today to producing “child pornography” under Republic Act No. 9775.
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Yongah Hill Immigration Detention Centre detainee jailed for assault

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A 41-year-old man was sentenced to six months’ jail yesterday (13 December) after pleading guilty to assaulting a SERCO guard and damaging property at Yongah Hill Immigration Detention Centre.
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Alleged Perth drug dealer charged over 2017 meth sale

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A 43-year-old man is expected to face Perth Magistrate’s Court today (13 December) charged over alleged drug dealing in 2017.
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Werribee man charged over child exploitation offences

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A 31 year old Werribee man is set to face the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today, charged in relation to child exploitation offences, after Australian Federal Police (AFP) officers executed a search warrant at his property on Thursday (December 12, 2019).
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New South Wales man jailed after cash seized at Gold Coast Airport

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A 33-year-old New South Wales man has been jailed after Australian Federal Police located almost $188,000 in a bag at the Gold Coast Airport in January 2019.
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Gold Coast man charged with multiple terrorism offences

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Members of the Queensland Joint Counter Terrorism Team (Qld JCTT) today charged a man from the Gold Coast in relation to alleged terrorism offences.
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22 charged in month of action targeting online child exploitation

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22 people have been charged with 56 offences following a nationally coordinated operation by the Australian Federal Police (AFP)-led Australian Centre to Counter Child Exploitation (ACCCE), together with state and territory police.
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Man and woman to face court on human trafficking charges

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A 37-year-old woman and 46-year-old man from Rockdale are due to appear before Downing Centre Local Court today (Tuesday, 10 December) following an investigation into allegations of forced labour involving a foreign national.
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Short-Barrelled Rifles roll out at designated Australian airports

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Australian Federal Police Protection (AFP) officers will now be armed with short-barrelled rifles (SBRs) and specialised first-response-capabilities in designated Australian airports from today.
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