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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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Darwin man charged over alleged child abuse material offences

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A 31-year-old Darwin man charged with child abuse material offences is due to face Darwin Local Court today (Wednesday, 4 November) after an investigation by the Northern Territory Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team.
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Child exploitation material arrest, Cairns

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Police have charged a 36-year-old Cairns man with multiple child exploitation material offences as part of a joint law enforcement investigation.
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Two sentenced over family day care payments fraud

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Two persons have been jailed today for their roles in a criminal enterprise to fraudulently claim funds from the family day child care subsidy payment scheme.
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AFP Women, Police and Peace virtual exhibition

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) are proud to announce the AFP Women, Police and Peace virtual exhibition in commemoration o
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Mother and son meth suppliers sentenced over role in Melbourne syndicate

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This is a joint media release between the Australian Federal Police, Australian Border Force, Victoria Police and Austr
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