The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission has today released the third report of the National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program, revealing that methylamphetamine continues to be the highest consumed illicit drug of those tested across all regions of Australia.
Police and border protection agencies have seized approximately 300 kilograms of cocaine imported into Melbourne via air cargo in pallets of cocoa powder.
Police have seized 700kg of cocaine and arrested three men as part of a multi-agency investigation into international drug trafficking by sea.
A Sydney-based cocaine-supply syndicate has been dismantled following a joint-agency investigation into money laundering.
Five Australians have been charged following a joint-agency investigation into an international drug importation syndicate.
Three men have been arrested by the Victorian Joint Organised Crime Task Force (JOCTF), following an alleged attempt to import 17 kilograms of methamphetamine concealed within a consignment of door hinges.
Another significant outcome under Operation Vitreus, with South Australia Police seizing 10 kilograms of methylamphetamine as a direct result of knowledge shared by the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, via Western Australia Police.
Vessel Afalina seized by French Navy frigate Vendemiaire.
The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission is working closely with French authorities after the seizure of 1.464 tonnes of cocaine from a vessel in the South Pacific.
The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission has today released the second report of the National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program, revealing that cocaine consumption in New South Wales capital city sites continues to dominate the national landscape for the drug, but that methylamphetamine consumption was beneath the national average.
The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission has today released the second report of the National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program, revealing some of the highest methylamphetamine consumption levels were seen at some regional sites in Queensland, although cocaine and MDMA consumption in Brisbane and most regional sites was below the national average.