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WA man in court on five online child abuse offences

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A 58-year-old South Yunderup man is expected to face Perth Magistrates Court for the first time today (9 October) on five offences relating to child abuse material allegedly found on his electronic devices.
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Melbourne CBD man charged over alleged child abuse material offences

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A 24-year-old Melbourne man accused of sharing child abuse material online using a social media account is scheduled to face court in Melbourne today (09 October, 2020).
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Three arrested after alleged forced marriage of Shepparton woman

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VISION AVAILABLE: Three people have been charged in connection to the alleged forced marriage of a 20-year-old Victorian woman, who later became the victim of an alleged homicide in Western Australia. The Australian Federal Police (AFP) arrested a 44-year-old woman and 22-year-old man who are related to the victim, along with a 30-year-old woman in Shepparton on Tuesday, 6 October 2020.
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Member of Melbourne criminal drug syndicate jailed

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A member of an Australian-based criminal syndicate has been sentenced to a total of 14 years and 10 months behind bars for his role in a major drug trafficking ring in Melbourne that was broken up by an Australian Federal Police (AFP) investigation in 2018.
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Anti-Gangs Squad sharpens focus on OMCG supporters and facilitators

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP)’s National Anti-Gangs Squad (NAGS) is ramping up its attack on Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs (OMCGs) in Australia, with an increased focus on all levels of gang membership and affiliation aiding criminal activities. ***Editor's note*** Footage available
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Austrian man jailed for importing meth in suitcase

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A 30-year-old Austrian man has been sentenced to nine years’ imprisonment for importing 1.8 kilograms of methamphetamine concealed within the lining of a suitcase. The estimated street value of this importation is $1.3 million, and it could have resulted in more than 18,000 individual deals. ***Editor's note*** Photos available
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WA man charged over seizure of cannabis, cash and suspected ‘magic mushrooms’

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A 35-year-old man is expected to face Joondalup Magistrate’s Court today (2 October) after the Western Australia National Anti-Gangs Squad (WA NAGS) found cannabis plants, suspected hallucinogenic mushrooms and $11,250 cash at his northern suburbs’ home.
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Meth, cocaine found hidden in adult sex toys

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VISION AVAILABLE: More than $38 million worth of drugs have been seized after 40 kilograms of methamphetamine and 18 kilograms of cocaine were allegedly found concealed in adult sex toys.
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Blacktown man charged with child abuse material offences

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VISION AVAILABLE: A 21-year old man has been arrested and charged with child abuse material offences after an Australian Federal Police (AFP) search warrant in Blacktown today (1 October, 2020).
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Woman previously arrested by NDIS Fraud Taskforce charged with breaching bail conditions

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A 42-year-old Sydney woman was last night charged with breaching her bail conditions and attempting to pervert the course of justice following her first arrest by National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Fraud Taskforce investigators last week (25 September 2020).
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