Joint media releases

Joint media releases

26/05/2021
Australian Federal Police, New South Wales Police Force, Australian Border Force and Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission

A 37-year-old year Newcastle man is due to face Sydney Central Local Court today, charged with importing 230kg of methamphetamine following a joint police investigation.

09/04/2021
Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, Australian Securities and Investments Commission, and Australian Taxation Office

A West Australian man accused of insider trading offences is expected to appear in Perth Magistrate’s Court today (9 April 2021).

30/03/2021
Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, New South Wales Police Force, Australian Border Force, NSW Crime Commission and the United States’ Homeland Security Investigations

Five men allegedly connected to 188 kilograms of cocaine seized by Australian authorities in 2019 have been arrested, with a sixth man to be served a court attendance notice after an extensive international multi-agency investigation.

12/03/2021
Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, New South Wales Police Force, Australian Border Force, and the New South Wales Crime Commission.

A 27-year-old South Australian man is expected to appear in Sydney Central Local Court today following the seizure of approximately 200 kilograms of cocaine allegedly located on board a vessel off the New South Wales coast.

13/02/2021
Australian Federal Police; Australian Border Force; Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission

Three Indian nationals have been arrested and charged by the AFP in Melbourne in relation to multiple alleged attempts to import border controlled substances into Australia.

22/01/2021
Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission , the Australian Federal Police, Australian Border Force, and Victoria Police.

Five members of an alleged transnational criminal syndicate operating in Melbourne have been charged following the seizure of 81 kilograms of methamphetamine, which has an estimated street value of more than $60 million

18/01/2021
Australian Federal Police, Australian Border Force, Victoria Police and Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC), and Department of Home Affairs.

Australian Federal Police (AFP) have charged two Iranian nationals with the alleged importation of approximately 250kg of methamphetamine in multiple consignments last month

11/12/2020
This is a joint media release between the Australian Federal Police, Australian Border Force and UK National Crime Agency

Five men have been arrested across Western Sydney and London following a joint investigation by Australian and UK authorities into a shipment of almost 450 kilograms of MDMA concealed in an excavator imported into Australia from the UK.

06/12/2020
Australian Federal Police, Victoria Police, Australian Border Force

A 33-year-old man from New South Wales has been charged over the April 2019 seizure of 200 kilograms of methamphetamine imported into Melbourne from Canada, after an extensive multi-agency investigation.

19/11/2020
Australian Federal Police, Australian Border Force, Victoria Police and Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission

The self-described ‘queen’ of a criminal drug smuggling syndicate who has been convicted for her role in attempting to import high grade heroin into Melbourne was sentenced to prison in the Melbourne County Court today (Thursday 19 November, 2020).