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162kg of meth concealed with spoons, two charged

A joint operation, between the Australian Federal Police (AFP) and the Australian Border Force (ABF), has resulted in the seizure of methamphetamine with an estimated street value of approximately $162 million. Two men, aged 42 and 22, ... Read More →

Detector dogs find new life-long friends

A number of Australian service men and women will soon have a new furry friend as part of an arrangement between the Australian Border Force (ABF) and Soldier On. The K9 Support program, launched in Sydney today, will see dogs not suitab... Read More →

Man charged with multiple firearms offences

A 34-year-old man has been charged with multiple offences relating to the illegal importation of firearm parts into Australia after joint warrant activity between Australian Border Force (ABF) investigators and Victoria Police.Officers f... Read More →

Joint operation secures north-west ports

A joint law enforcement operation to disrupt and deter criminality at the waterfront has just been completed in north-west WA, including at the country’s biggest export port. Federal and state officers conducted enhanced patrols o... Read More →

Cash, drugs and weapons seized on the Gold Coast

A 26-year-old Gold Coast man is facing a total of 13 charges under the Customs Act and the Queensland Drugs Misuse Act and Weapons Act, relating to drugs, firearms and explosives following a successful joint operation between the Austral... Read More →

ABF returns serve on alleged Aussie Open Scammers

Australian Border Force (ABF) officers have stopped two Estonian nationals from entering Australia after it was revealed they planned to engage in corrupt betting activities at the Australian Open.  The two men, aged 37 and 38, ar... Read More →

Melbourne man charged with importing Steroids

A 27 year-old Melbourne man is due to face court next month after illegally importing a range of steroids and Performance and Image Enhancing Drugs (PIEDs) into Australia. Australian Border Force (ABF) investigators targeted the man aft... Read More →

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Safety of staff and the community_PIA from 26 Sept 2016

DIBP is doing everything it can to ensure the safety of staff an… More →

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Please remain patient_PIA from 26 Sept 2016

The action is taking place of school holiday period. We ask the … More →

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Locations of PIA_PIA from 26 Sept

Proposed action is in aviation, international mail, trade and ma… More →