Joint media releases

Joint media releases

02/08/2018
Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, Queensland Police Service

Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, Queensland Police Service
This is a joint media release issued by members of the Queensland Joint Organised Crime Taskforce (comprising of the Australian Federal Police, Australian Border Force, Queensland Police Service and the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission) and the Australian Defence Force.

26/07/2018
Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Taxation Office, Australian Transactions and Reporting Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC), Northern Territory Police

Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Taxation Office, Australian Transactions and Reporting Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC), Northern Territory Police
The first warrant executed by the newly established Illicit Tobacco Taskforce (ITTF) has uncovered more than 17 acres of illegal tobacco crops and 6 tonnes of tobacco leaf, with an estimated excise value of $13.3 million, growing near Katherine.

09/07/2018
Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, New South Wales Crime Commission, New South Wales Police Force

Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, New South Wales Crime Commission, New South Wales Police Force
A search warrant during a joint agency operation has uncovered a clandestine drug production facility at a home in Beverly Hills in Sydney’s south-west.

04/07/2018
Australian Border Force, Australian Federal Police, Australian Transactions and Reporting Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC), New South Wales Crime Commission, New South Wales Police Force

Australian Border Force, Australian Federal Police, Australian Transactions and Reporting Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC), New South Wales Crime Commission, New South Wales Police Force
A joint agency investigation - responsible for dismantling an alleged global crime syndicate last year - has led to further arrests by international partners, after Dutch authorities charged two men believed to be involved in supplying drugs to the syndicate.

04/07/2018
Australian Border Force, Queensland Police Service

Australian Border Force, Queensland Police Service
Almost 60 million cigarettes have been seized as part of a joint operation targeting illicit tobacco, significantly disrupting a large criminal syndicate operating in multiple states and territories.

04/07/2018
Australian Taxation Office

Australian Taxation Office
Leaders of tax enforcement authorities from Australia, Canada, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and the United States have established a joint operational alliance, the Joint Chiefs of Global Tax Enforcement (J5), to increase collaboration in the fight against international

15/06/2018
Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, Australian Transactions and Reporting Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC), Queensland Police Service

Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, Australian Transactions and Reporting Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC), Queensland Police Service
Two men have been arrested by the Queensland Joint Organised Crime Task Force (QJOCTF), following an alleged conspiracy to import 300 kilograms of cocaine into Australia from Peru via Singapore and Papua New Guinea (PNG). One woman has also been arrested and charged with dealing in proceeds of crime.

10/05/2018
Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, Australian Securities and Investments Commission, Department of Home Affairs, New South Wales Crime Commission, New South Wales Police Force

Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, Australian Securities and Investments Commission, Department of Home Affairs, New South Wales Crime Commission, New South Wales Police Force
A NSW Joint Organised Crime Group (JOCG) investigation into a 200-kilogram shipment of crystal methamphetamine (Ice) hidden inside machinery yesterday resulted in the arrest of three men in Sydney’s south-west.

14/04/2018
Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, New South Wales Crime Commission, New South Wales Police Force

Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, New South Wales Crime Commission, New South Wales Police Force
A man will face court today charged with drug supply as part of a joint investigation into the large-scale supply of cocaine.

16/03/2018
Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Transactions and Reporting Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC), Western Australia Police

Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Transactions and Reporting Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC), Western Australia Police
More than 50 kilograms of methamphetamine has been seized in three separate operations this week targeting international, interstate and suburban drug distribution networks.