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Welcome to the news & media section of our website. Here you can find recent media releases, national speeches and other news.

Queensland woman sentenced to four years jail after helping son flee Australia

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A 67-year-old Queensland woman has been sentenced to four years in jail for attempting to pervert the course of justice and giving false evidence after helping her son flee a pending trial in Australia.
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UPDATE: Additional foreign bribery charge for Brisbane man

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The Australian Federal Police has laid an additional foreign bribery charge on a 54-year-old Brisbane man.
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Singapore student sentenced over child-like sex doll & child abuse material

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A 27-year-old Singapore national living in Australia on a Student Visa has been sentenced to 11 months jail after being convicted of importing a child-like sex doll and possession of child abuse material (CAM).
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Taskforce Icarus drug trafficking arrest

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Detectives from Joint Taskforce Icarus and Taskforce Trident arrested a man yesterday as part of an investigation into alleged drug trafficking.
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Melbourne man who posed online as a 19-year-old woman facing child exploitation charges

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A 57-year-old man who allegedly shared child abuse material online is expected to appear in Melbourne Magistrate’s Court today (19 February 2021).
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Man charged with planning terrorist attacks in NSW

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Update: vision and photos of the operational activity are now available via Hightail. A 24-year-old man who is currently in Goulburn Correctional Centre has been charged by counter terrorism officers for allegedly planning acts of terrorism targeted at police, military personnel and corrective services staff while behind bars in NSW.
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Media Statement: AFP response on Parliament House alleged assault matter

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A senior member of the Australian Federal Police met with Minister Linda Reynolds and her chief-of-staff on 4 April 2019 in relation to allegations of sexual assault in the Minister’s office on 23 March, 2019.
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Thai modelling agent charged with child sex abuse after Australian tip-off

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This is a joint media release between Australian Federal Police and South Australia Police
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AFP contributes to takedown of global cybercrime threat

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An Australian Federal Police operation has led to an international investigation into one of the world’s largest phishing services that has impacted 11 countries.
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Three Indian nationals arrested in Melbourne over multiple alleged drug importation attempts

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Three Indian nationals have been arrested and charged by the AFP in Melbourne in relation to multiple alleged attempts to import border controlled substances into Australia.
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