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SA JACET tip off Canadian police

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Information provided by South Australia’s Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (a partnership between SAPOL's Special Crimes Inve
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Three arrested over child sex abuse and exploitation material

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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), ANCOR section of Special Crimes Investigation Branch and New South Wales Police Force have arrested a South Australian man and two women, in South Australia and New South Wales, following investigations into the production and dissemination of child exploitation material and the aggravated sexual assault of a child aged under 10.
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Three men to be charged with committing a terrorist act

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Members of the Victorian Joint Counter Terrorism Team (JCTT) expect to charge three men with engaging in a terrorist act.
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Woman charged with importing cocaine

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A 32-year-old South African national has been charged with attempting to import approximately six kilograms of cocaine into Perth International Airport last night.
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Man and woman arrested at Sydney Airport for alleged import of 18 litres of liquid ice

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A 63-year-old Vietnamese man and a 54-year-old Vietnamese woman have been arrested at Sydney International Airport after allegedly attempting to import approximately 18 litres of liquid methamphetamine.
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Further arrest in relation to Operation Veyda

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A 38-year-old Parramatta man was arrested last night (Thursday, 10 August 2017) after arriving into Sydney International Airport from Dubai. This brings the total number of people charged in relation to Operation Veyda to 18.
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Multi-agency operation destroys global criminal syndicate

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The New South Wales Joint Organised Crime Group has dismantled a global criminal syndicate, with eight people arrested in Sydney and one in Dubai for their involvement in an alleged conspiracy to illegally import drugs and tobacco into Australia.
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Police use Carly’s Law for the first time

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A 35-year-old man from the north-eastern suburbs of Adelaide is scheduled to appear in Mount Gambier Court House today, charged with a raft of child sexual exploitation offences.
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International organised crime syndicates dismantled, 17 arrested in Sydney, Dubai and Europe

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) and its partners have destroyed two interlinked crime syndicates operating across Australia, Dubai and the Netherlands, resulting in 17 arrests and the seizure of more than 1.9 tonnes of narcotics destined for Australian streets.
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UPDATE: Sydney counter-terrorism operation – final man released

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A 39-year-old man, detained in relation to allegations regarding a potential terrorist attack, has been charged with one count of Possession of Prohibited Weapon and released from police custody (Sunday, 6 August).
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