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Ten fallen officers honoured on National Police Remembrance Day

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Editor’s note: Images of the newest touchstones to be added to the wall can be viewed via Hightail Fallen police officers from Queensland, New South Wales, Western Australia, Victoria and Tasmania will be honoured with touchstones on the National Police Memorial during today’s National Police Remembrance Day (NPRD) service.
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AFP Statement in relation to the Leppington Triangle investigation

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The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has finalised its investigation into the Commonwealth of Australia’s purchase of land for the development of the Western Sydney Airport, with no evidence of criminal conduct identified.
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14th person charged in relation to $20 million fraud investigation

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A man from Sydney’s inner west will today become the 14th person to face charges relating to a deceptive $20 million fraud and money laundering operation.
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First Ironside multi-million cash forfeiture

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A jailed member of a criminal syndicate has lost $6 million of ill-gotten gains to taxpayers after the Australian Federal Police won its first assets confiscation case under Operation Ironside.
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Queensland woman charged with importing 14kg of methamphetamine from Mexico

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A 29-year-old Queensland woman has faced Southport Magistrates Court today (Friday, 24 September 2021) charged with allegedly importing about 14kg of methamphetamine from Mexico.
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Sydney man charged with allegedly possessing child abuse material

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A 30-year-old Sydney man is expected to appear at Blacktown Local Court today (Wednesday, 22 September 2021) to face child abuse-related charges following an Australian Federal Police operation.
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Sydney man charged for allegedly defrauding the NDIS

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A 29-year-old Sydney man has been charged for allegedly defrauding the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) of more than $100,000.
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Operation Arkstone: Sydney man arrested for soliciting child abuse material

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VISION AVAILABLE The Australian Federal Police has charged a 41-year-old Sydney man in connection to Operation Arkstone, which uncovered an Australian online network of alleged offenders accused of abusing children and sharing the abuse online.
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SA man jailed for sexually abusing young girls on trips to South-East Asia

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An Adelaide man who sexually abused several young girls in Cambodia and kept a collection of child abuse material has been sentenced to nine years and six months’ imprisonment by the Adelaide District Court this week (Friday, 17 September 2021).
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More than $1.3 million dollars’ worth of meth seized by Taskforce Sentry

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Investigators from the joint-agency Taskforce Sentry have charged two people for their alleged involvement in attempting to import more than 10 kilograms of methamphetamine, with an estimated street value of $1.36 million, to Queensland’s Gold Coast.
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