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Adelaide man accused of trying to meet 14-year-old girl after sexually explicit online chats

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A 19-year-old Adelaide man was arrested by the South Australia Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (SA JACET) at a train station yesterday (Thursday, 27 August 2020), where he was allegedly waiting to meet a 14-year-old girl he had groomed online.
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Drug trafficker jailed for 12 years for chilling methamphetamine importation

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A 42-year-old Malaysian national has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for attempting to smuggle almost four kilograms of methamphetamine, or ‘ice’, into Australia concealed inside the walls of an esky.
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Cairns man charged with possessing child abuse material

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The Australian Federal Police have charged a 57-year-old Cairns man with possessing child abuse material following an investigation to the alleged payment of money to the Philippines to facilitate child abuse.
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Man convicted as part of foreign bribery investigation

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A 46-year-old Sydney man has been sentenced to a custodial sentence of two years and six months following an Australian Federal Police (AFP) investigation into foreign bribery in Nauru involving an Australian-based company.
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WA man charged for overseas attack on brother with bladed knuckle dusters

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VISION AVAILABLE: The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has charged a 44-year-old man with causing harm to an Australian citizen overseas, the first time someone has been charged in Western Australia with the offence.
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NDIS Fraud Taskforce investigates alleged fraud involving Western Sydney healthcare provider

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The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Fraud Taskforce has conducted simultaneous search warrants and is reaching out to potential victims as part of an investigation into large-scale fraud allegedly committed by a Western Sydney healthcare practitioner.
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NSW Court orders $600K forfeiture following backyard cash splash

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The Supreme Court of New South Wales has ordered more than half a million dollars’ in cash be forfeited to the Commonwealth, following an Australian Federal Police (AFP) money laundering investigation in Western Sydney.
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$250 million in criminal assets restrained by the AFP

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The Australian Federal Police has restrained more than $250 million in criminal assets in courts across Australian and overseas in the past financial year.
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Thai national charged with child exploitation offences

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A 21-year-old Thai national is due to appear in a West Australian court today (26 August 2020), charged with child exploitation offences following an Australian Federal Police (AFP) investigation into the possession of child abuse material.
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Malaysian man faces Perth court over meth found in handbags

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PHOTOS AVAILABLE. A 26-year-old Malaysian national is due to appear before the Perth Magistrates Court today (Friday 21 August) after authorities allegedly linked him to the seizure of 52.5 grams of methamphetamine concealed in handbags sent from Malaysia.
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