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Media Statement: Five men arrested in Queensland remain in custody

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) can confirm that five men arrested in Queensland on Tuesday, 10 May 2016 remain in custody pending enquiries as part of an ongoing investigation.
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Three men charged with importing methamphetamine in steel rollers

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A joint Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Australian Border Force (ABF) operation has resulted in two Taiwanese nationals and a Brisbane man being charged with importing approximately 42 kilograms of methamphetamine.
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Two men charged and 2kg of crystal meth seized

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Two men have been charged following a joint investigation into the importation of two kilograms of crystal methamphetamine (ice) through the international air cargo stream.
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Five men arrested in relation to ongoing investigation

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A multi-jurisdictional operation involving Joint Counter-Terrorism Teams (JCTT) in Victoria and Queensland has resulted in the arrest of five men and the execution of a number of search warrants.
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Heroin lands traveller arriving from Cambodia a date with court

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A 52-year-old Vietnamese-born Australian citizen is due to appear in Melbourne Magistrate’s Court today charged with attempting to import approximately four kilograms of heroin.
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International co-operation leads to Karratha man charged with grooming and child exploitation offences

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A Western Australia Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (JACET) investigation has resulted in a 28-year-old Karratha man being charged with numerous child exploitation offences.
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Four men charged with plotting Curtis Cheng terror attack

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Detectives from the NSW Joint Counter-Terrorism Team (JCTT) today have charged four men with plotting to carry out the terror attack that claimed the life of Police employee, Curtis Cheng.
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Teenager charged with a terrorism offence

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Officers from the NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team (JCTT) have charged a 16-year-old male with a terrorism offence that police will allege was linked to ANZAC commemorations.
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Brazilians charged with importing 6kg of cocaine

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A 30-year-old Brazilian man and a 24-year-old Brazilian woman are scheduled to appear in Sydney Central Local Court today (22 April 2016) charged with importing approximately six kilograms of cocaine in their suitcases.
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Four charged on drug importation and proceeds of crime offences

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Four Chinese nationals appeared before Melbourne Magistrate’s Court today (Thursday 21 April 2016) charged with attempting to import about 12kg of methamphetamine.
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