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Queensland man charged with possessing child abuse material

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A 21-year-old Moreton Bay region man is expected to face court today (Wednesday, 28 July 2021) charged with child abuse-related offences following a Brisbane-based Australian Federal Police operation.
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Sydney man charged with sharing child abuse material

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A 52-year-old Sydney man is expected to appear in Sydney Central Local Court today (Wednesday, 28 July 2021) charged with child abuse offences.
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Sydney man sentenced for breaching UN sanctions

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A 62-year-old man has been sentenced to three years and six months imprisonment for brokering the sale of missile parts, as well as coal and other commodities, in contravention of Australian and United Nations sanctions.
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Launch of Queensland Missing Persons Day postponed

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The COVID-19 restrictions currently in place around the country have led to the regrettable postponement of the upcoming Queensland Family of Missing Persons Day.  The Australian Federal Police and Queensland Police Service are working to reschedule the event, which was set to be hosted in Brisbane on Sunday 1 August.
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Ironside: Sydney man arrested after cocaine and $100,000 cash found in kitchen kickboards

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A Sydney man has been arrested after $100,000 in cash and 1.3kg of cocaine was found hidden in kitchen kickboards in a home in Maroubra, NSW.
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NSW man jailed for possessing child abuse material

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A 36-year-old New South Wales (NSW) man has been sentenced to four years and six months’ imprisonment after pleading guilty to possessing child abuse material.
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Returning traveler charged with child abuse offence

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A 64-year-old man is set to face Perth Magistrate's Court today after being charged by the Western Australian Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (JACET) with a child abuse offence after returning from overseas.
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Two jailed over yacht containing 990 kilograms of methamphetamine

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Two men have been sentenced to jail for their roles in crewing a yacht that was intercepted off the NSW coast in April 2020 and found to contain 991.9 kilograms of methamphetamine. The estimated street value of this amount of seized methamphetamine is $495 million.
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Melbourne man and woman sentenced after intending to flee country, over $50K+ COVID-19 payment fraud

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Melbourne man and woman sentenced after intending to flee country, over alleged $50K+ COVID-19 payment fraud
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Queensland man charged with possessing child abuse material and destroying evidence

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A 42-year-old Algester man is expected to face Brisbane Magistrate’s Court today (Thursday 22 July 2021) charged by the Brisbane Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (JACET) with possessing child abuse material and destroying evidence.
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