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WA man accused of stealing dead girlfriend’s savings

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VISION AVAILABLE A 28-year-old Woodbridge man is expected to face Perth Magistrate's Court today (14 August, 2020) over allegations he stole his girlfriend's bank savings in the days after her unexpected death last year.
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Hobart man charged with accessing child abuse material

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An 18-year-old Tasmanian man faced Hobart Magistrates Court today after being charged with allegedly accessing child abuse material.
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NSW JCTT investigators re-appeal for information over assassination of Turkish Consul-General and his bodyguard

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VISION AVAILABLE. The NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team is re-appealing for assistance from the community after new details came to light in the investigation into the 1980 assassination of a Turkish diplomat and his bodyguard in Sydney’s east.
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Two alleged international money launderers arrested in Sydney

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VISION AVAILABLE: Two Sydney men accused of laundering tens of millions of dollars for offshore Australian crime figures have been arrested and more than $1 million seized as part of an ongoing joint investigation into a transnational money laundering syndicate.
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Three people charged with exploiting COVID-19 superannuation early release scheme

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) anti-fraud Taskforce Iris has charged three people with allegedly submitting false claims to gain early access to superannuation under the Government’s early release of superannuation (ERS) measure, designed to assist Australians impacted by COVID-19.
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South Australian man charged with online child abuse offences after Canadian tip

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A South Australian man has been charged with possessing child abuse material after Canadian authorities allegedly intercepted abhorrent images and sexualised chat between the 36-year-old and a person overseas.
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NZ Police tip-off leads to arrest of Sydney man on child abuse charges

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A 31-year-old Sydney man is due to appear in the Bankstown Local Court today following an Australian Federal Police (AFP) investigation into alleged child abuse offences reported by an international law enforcement partner. ***Editor’s note: arrest footage is available via Hightail.***
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Operation Arkstone – Wyong man faces further 80 charges

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Australian Federal Police have laid an additional 80 charges on a 29-year-old Wyong man, who was the first offender arrested under the child protection investigation known as Operation Arkstone.
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Australian-first forensic program seeks to name our country’s unidentified human remains

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) is today launching the country’s first National DNA Program, with the hope of uncovering investigative leads as to the identity of our unknown Australians and resolving long-term missing persons cases across Australia.
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National Missing Persons Week 2020: Police call on community to help solve eight long-term missing persons cases

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) is calling on the public to help solve eight long-term missing persons’ investigations as part of a digital campaign marking National Missing Persons Week 2020 (2-8 August 2020).
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