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Darwin man faces court over alleged child abuse material offences

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Detectives from the Northern Territory Joint Anti-Child Exploitation Team (JACET) have arrested a 51-year-old man for possessing child abuse material.
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Man arrested over meth in portable medical shower

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An investigation into the importation of approximately 20 kilograms of methamphetamine resulted in the arrest of a 42-year-old man from Western Sydney yesterday.
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Two charged over alleged child abuse material offences

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A 22-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman have been charged with downloading and transmitting Child Abuse Material (CAM) after an Australian Federal Police (AFP) operation.
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Three jailed for importing meth in treadmills

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Three people have been jailed for almost 17 years combined for their involvement in the importation of 24 kilograms of methamphetamine concealed inside a shipment of treadmills imported into Melbourne from Thailand in October 2019.
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Operation Arkstone results in 828 charges laid with 46 child victims identified

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A large-scale Australian Federal Police-led investigation into a network of alleged child sex offenders has identified 46 Australian victims, including 16 from a child care centre.
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WA man stripped of almost $1 million in assets in AFP unexplained wealth case

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A 39-year-old man has been stripped of approximately $1 million worth of assets, including land, vehicles, motorbikes, a fishing boat and cash, as a result of WA Supreme Court orders following an unexplained wealth investigation by the Australian Federal Police (AFP).
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56-year-old Queensland man charged with firearm offences by Joint Counter Terrorism Team

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This is a joint media release between the Australian Federal Police and Queensland Police Service.
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Pacific nations' security leaders share COVID-19 lessons

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Delegates from Pacific Island nations’ security agencies have connected from across the region for the second Joint Heads of Pacific Security event.
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Melbourne man charged with preparing for foreign interference

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The AFP has today charged a 65-year-old Melbourne man with preparing for a foreign interference offence, contrary to section 92.4 of the Criminal Code Act 1995 (Cth). The maximum penalty for this offence is 10 years imprisonment.
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Jail for Queensland man for arranging overseas child sexual abuse

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A 66-year-old Biggera Waters man has been jailed for six and a half years for engaging in online sexual activity with a girl under the age of 16 in the Philippines back in 2017.
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