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Sydney couple sentenced for forced labour

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A 39-year-old woman and a 47-year-old man were sentenced to imprisonment today for slavery like offences after keeping a woman in forced labour at their Sydney home and business over three years.
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WA pair charged over alleged cocaine importation

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This is a media release between Australian Federal Police and Australian Border Force
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Caboolture man charged with possessing child abuse material

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A 26-year-old Queensland man is expected to face court today (Wednesday 23 June 2021), charged with child abuse-related offences by officers from the Australian Federal Police Child Protection Operations.
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New podcast gives unique Australian perspective into online child sexual exploitation

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A new podcast about online child sexual exploitation brings some hard-to-tell stories out from the shadows and into the public consciousness in order to help prevent this horrendous crime type.
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IRONSIDE: Alleged Australian drug boss and syndicate nabbed after 160kg cocaine import in Melbourne

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An alleged high-priority organised crime leader is among five people arrested in connection to the importation of more than 160 kilograms of cocaine into Melbourne, thanks to Operation IRONSIDE.
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NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team arrests Sydney man

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A Sydney man who allegedly supports the Islamic State terrorist organisation has been arrested after a NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team (JCTT) investigation. The man is expected to face Parramatta Local Court today (19 June 2021).
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WA man charged with possessing child abuse material

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A 31-year-old Armadale man is expected to face court today (Friday 18 June 2021), charged with child abuse-related offences by the Western Australia Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (JACET).
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IRONSIDE: Two Sydney men – one an airline freight worker – charged for allegedly importing 156 kilograms of pseudoephedrine

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Two Sydney men have been charged in connection to the 2020 seizure of 156 kilograms of pseudoephedrine, as a result of Operation Ironside.
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IRONSIDE: Woman charged with money laundering and drug trafficking

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Australian Federal Police detectives working on Operation IRONSIDE EAST-GALVESTON have charged a 32-year-old Hurstville woman with money laundering and drug trafficking offences.
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AFP recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

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Five Australian Federal Police (AFP) members will today receive accolades in the Queen’s Birthday Honours. 
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