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35-year-old Sydney man to face child abuse material charges

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**UPDATE: arrest footage now available on Hightail** A Zetland man is set to face Sydney Central Local court today (Friday 22 January, 2021) charged with a series of child abuse material offences, following an Australian Federal Police (AFP) child protection operation.
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Meth importation plans up in smoke! 81 kilos found hidden in meat smokers

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Five members of an alleged transnational criminal syndicate operating in Melbourne have been charged following the seizure of 81 kilograms of methamphetamine, which has an estimated street value of more than $60 million.
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Two Iranian nationals charged with 250kg meth import

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Australian Federal Police (AFP) have charged two Iranian nationals with the alleged importation of approximately 250kg of methamphetamine in multiple consignments last month.
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Sydney man accused of breaching Control Order

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A 25-year-old Sydney man is due to face Paramatta Local Court today charged with allegedly breaching a Control Order issued by the Federal Court of Australia.
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WA man now facing 247 charges over alleged international online ‘sextortion’

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A WA man who allegedly pretended to be a teenage social media celebrity to ‘sextort’ girls online has been charged with 134 additional offences, following continuing investigations by the Western Australia Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (WA JACET).
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Operation Arkstone update: Sydney man arrested in large-scale investigation into an online network of child sex offenders

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VISION AVAILABLE: A large-scale Australian Federal Police (AFP)-led investigation into an online network of alleged child sex offenders has led to the arrest of 17th man under Operation Arkstone, with a 26-year-old NSW man due to face Hornsby Local Court today (15 January 2021).
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Blue Mountains man charged with indecent conversations with a child online

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A 42-year-old Katoomba man is due to face Penrith Local Court today following an Australian Federal Police (AFP) investigation into a social media user engaging in sexually explicit conversations with a child.
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Second man arrested in foreign bribery investigation

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has arrested a second man in relation to a long-running foreign bribery investigation.
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AFP honours the death of longest serving member

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) held a funeral today to farewell its longest serving member, Detective Sergeant Peter Theodore, who died on 7 December 2020 after 45 years of service to Australia.
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Man to face Perth court over alleged indecent act on a flight

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A 54-year-old man accused of committing an indecent act on a domestic flight, including allegedly exposing himself to a female co-worker, is expected to face Perth Magistrate’s Court today [29 December 2020].
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