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Darwin man faces court over alleged child abuse material offences

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Detectives from the Northern Territory Joint Anti-Child Exploitation Team (JACET) have arrested a 21-year-old man for allegedly possessing child abuse material.
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NSW man sentenced over child exploitation offences

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A 63-year-old Cabramatta man has been sentenced to 19 years imprisonment in the New South Wales District Court on Friday (4 June 2021), after pleading guilty to child exploitation offences on children under the age of 16 in the South Asia region.
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Hoppers Crossing man sentenced over child abuse offences

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A 48-year-old Hoppers Crossing man was sentenced to three years imprisonment in the County Court of Victoria yesterday (Friday 3 June 2021), after pleading guilty to child abuse offences. 
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South Australian man jailed for possessing child abuse material

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A 49-year-old South Australian man has been sentenced to 15 months imprisonment for possessing child abuse material.
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Two arrested after two 3D-printed submachine guns, nine stolen vehicles and explosives seized

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Two men have been arrested after investigators seized two 3D-printed submachine guns, nine stolen vehicles and explosives during a joint-agency operation targeting the manufacture and supply of prohibited firearms.
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Airport Watch launched at Darwin Airport to target growing crime threat

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The Australian Federal Police is today launching a rebooted Airport Watch program at Darwin International Airport (DIA) to coincide with increasing domestic travel and the rollout of the Protection Operation Response Team (PORT) officers.
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SA man charged with possessing child abuse material

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This is a joint release between Australian Federal Police and South Australia Police.
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Airport Watch launched at Gold Coast Airport to target growing crime threat

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The Australian Federal Police is today launching a rebooted Airport Watch program at Gold Coast Airport to coincide with increasing domestic travel and the potential for growth in organised crime and drug trafficking throughout the aviation environment.
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Victorian man sentenced over indecent conversations with child in the US

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A 28-year-old Melbourne man has been sentenced in the Melbourne County Court this week (Wednesday 26 May 2021), after pleading guilty to having sexually indecent conversations with a child in the United States.
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Two Sydney men arrested for importing cocaine

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Two Sydney men have faced Central Local Court (Wednesday 26 May 2021) after allegedly importing $1.25 million worth of cocaine in two air freight parcels.
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