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Man arrested after detector dogs sniff out alleged cocaine importation at Perth Airport

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A 36-year-old Brazilian national has been charged by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) with importing cocaine, after Australian Border Force (ABF) detector dogs at Perth Airport picked up traces of the drug on his suitcase.
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Man charged with offences related to acquisition of weapons in Lebanon

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has charged a 39 year old Newport man with a range of offences related to the alleged acquisition of weapons in Lebanon.  
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Man charged for importing cocaine in wine bottles

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Authorities have arrested and charged a 33-year-old Australian man for allegedly attempting to import a commercial amount of cocaine on a flight from Peru to Sydney International Airport yesterday (10 September 2018).
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Drug importation arrest after foot chase at Perth Airport

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A 36-year-old United States national has been charged with importing cocaine after he ran from an examination area and was pursued by Australian Border Force (ABF) and Australian Federal Police (AFP) officers through Perth Airport on Tuesday, 4 September 2018.
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Man charged with terrorism offence – NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team

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A Sri Lankan man has been charged with a terrorism offence following a NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team (JCTT) investigation.
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Man charged for methamphetamine importation

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A Malaysian national has this week appeared before court after being arrested and charged by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) for allegedly importing methamphetamine concealed in books.
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Family day care fraud results in jail time

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Rosa Riak, Kuol Deng and Achai Deng were today sentenced in the County Court of Victoria in Melbourne for conspiracy to defraud the Commonwealth by submitting false claims for family day care. The trio were arrested in December 2015. The total proven amount defrauded was $955,438.32.
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Man arrested for child sex offences

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Detectives from the Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (a partnership between SAPOL's Special Crimes Investigation Branch and the Australian Federal Police) arrested a man from the Southern Suburbs of Adelaide last night.
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Man arrested for alleged attempt to import meth through Melbourne Airport

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A 48-year-old dual Australian/Nigerian man is scheduled to appear before court today after allegedly importing 4.7 kilograms of methamphetamine on a flight into Melbourne International Airport.
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Fijian national arrested over 50kg cocaine haul

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A 29-year-old Fijian national has been arrested and charged after Australian authorities in Sydney foiled an attempt to import 50 kilograms of cocaine concealed in a shipment of bottled water.
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