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Western Sydney man charged with importing meth and cocaine

The Australian Federal Police has charged a 35-year-old man from Western Sydney with allegedly importing approximately 20 kilograms of methamphetamine and 10 kilograms of cocaine in consignments labelled as small electric motors and pool pumps. The investigation, known as Operation JOFFRE began in September 2020 after Australian Border Force officers identified consignments containing illicit drugs hidden inside electric motors. ABF

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Ipswich man charged with possessing child abuse material

A 35-year-old Ipswich man is due to appear in court today (8 April 2021) charged with child exploitation offences following an Australian Federal Police (AFP) child protection investigation. Officers from the Brisbane Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (JACET) executed a search warrant at an address in Gailes, Ipswich on 28 January 2021 after receiving a report from the National Centre

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Brooks to appear in the Devonport Magistrates Court of Tasmania

Exclusive to TVN: Liberal candidate Adam Brooks has been spoken to by Tasmania Police in relation to alleged breach of storage of firearm ammunition offences. Brooks will receive a summons to appear in the Magistrates Court of Tasmania in due course. Tasmania Police confirmed with TVN “A 45 year old North-West man will be proceeded against in relation to alleged

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Armed Robbery

TVN was advised mid afternoon that an armed robbery had just occurred Main Road, Moonah with one person apprehended and one on the run. Tasmania Police have just now issued a media release, they say: “A man is in custody following an attempted armed hold up at a business on Main Road, Moonah this afternoon. Just after 3:00pm, police received

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Another one bites the dust

As told to TVN yesterday by our exclusive sources within the Labor party McGregor did go today, he ‘resigned’ his candidacy this morning. Rumours are another Labor force is the next head on the chopping block. Our sources want him gone as soon as possible and say he was the puppet master over the past weeks circus. Members are also

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Multiple arrests and firearms seized following week of action – Operation Athena

Law enforcement agencies across Australia seized 823 firearms last month as part of a national week of action. Operation Athena, a collaborative and national law enforcement group comprising of police from jurisdictions across Australia with assistance from Federal agencies including Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Australian Border Force (ABF) undertook a national week of action across Australia to target the

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CBA to pay $7 million court penalty for overcharged interest – Royal Commission

The Federal Court of Australia has ordered the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) to pay a $7 million penalty after the Court had previously declared that CBA made false or misleading representations and engaged in misleading and deceptive conduct (21-025MR). These declarations related to 12,119 occasions when CBA charged a rate of interest on business overdraft accounts substantially higher than

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WA man charged over $15m buried meth and cash

A 24-year-old man who allegedly buried and dug up bags containing methamphetamine and cash in bushland around suburban Perth has been charged by the Australian Federal Police with drug trafficking and money laundering. The Willetton man is expected to appear in Perth Magistrate’s Court today (Wednesday, 7 April 2021), following his arrest yesterday morning shortly after he left a Winthrop

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Firmer action needed

We are told Tasmania Police are investigating a very disturbing report of a green laser beam being pointed at a commercial aircraft tonight in flight. This offence should attract immediate custodial sentences whether youths or adults. Victoria Police take a much firmer view of this whereas in many cases here they simply receive warnings. TVN recently reported on a laser

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