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07/02/2017

Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission
The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC) is a proud partner of Safer Internet Day 2017.

ACIC CEO Chris Dawson said the ACIC actively works to disrupt cybercriminals who try to make a profit from everyday Australians.

03/02/2017

Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, New South Wales Crime Commission, New South Wales Police Force
A 47-year-old US resident will face Waverley Local Court today (Friday, 3 February 2017), after being charged for his role in a major transnational crime syndicate allegedly responsible for the importation of cocaine into Australia.

23/01/2017

Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, New South Wales Police Force
A woman has been charged with allegedly directing a money laundering syndicate from offshore.

18/01/2017

Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, Queensland Police Service, Tasmania Police, Victoria Police
Two criminal syndicates allegedly working together to import and distribute cocaine in Australia have been successfully dismantled following a major multi-agency operation resulting in the arrest of six men in Melbourne and Queensland today.

09/01/2017

Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, Victoria Police
Five men have been charged with drug importation offences and up to 300 kilograms of pure pseudo-ephedrine seized following a joint operation in Melbourne.

13/12/2016

Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission
I am pleased to announce that the Governor-General has accepted the advice of the Government to appoint Mr David Lusty as a full time Examiner of the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC). Mr Lusty’s appointment will begin on 16 January 2017 for a period of five years.

25/11/2016

Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police
Three Nigerian nationals have been arrested and approximately 26.1kg of methamphetamine seized following a joint operation between the Australian Federal Police (AFP), Australian Border Force (ABF) and Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC).

25/11/2016

Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Western Australia Police
Ten people have been arrested as part of a joint operation involving WA Police, the Australian Border Force and the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, targeting the cultivation and distribution of Cannabis throughout WA’s south metropolitan district.

01/11/2016

ACT Policing, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Australian Federal Police, Department of Immigration and Border Protection, New South Wales Police Force, Northern Territory Police, Queensland Police Service, South Australia Police, Tasmania Police, Victoria Police, Western Australia Police
People using Darknet sites to source and deal in illicit drugs and other illegal items have been targeted by multiple law enforcement agencies in a global week of action.

31/10/2016

Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission
The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC), the Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences (QAEHS) at The University of Queensland and the University of South Australia have formally commenced a partnership to undertake the National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Pilot Program.