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visa Detainee jailed over Christmas Island disturbance

A Sudanese national has been moved from immigration detention to a mainland prison after he was sentenced to eight months imprisonment for his involvement in a major disturbance at the Christmas Island Immigration Detention Centre...

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visa Child porn lands Taiwanese man 18 months’ jail

A Taiwanese national has today been sentenced to 18 months’ imprisonment after Australian Border Force (ABF) officers discovered child pornographic material in his possession after arriving in Brisbane late last year. Officer...

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visa Illegal foreign fishing crew brought to Darwin

A haul of trochus shell (sea snail) was among the catch found when eight suspected Indonesian illegal fishermen were apprehended in Australian waters near Browse Island in the Timor Sea on 27 April. Maritime Border Command (MBC...

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visa ABF presents vessel to Myanmar to combat narcotics trade

The Australian Border Force (ABF) gifted a Rigid-Hulled Inflatable Boat (RHIB) to the Myanmar Police Force (MPF) on Monday (24 April 2017) to assist in disrupting organised crime groups smuggling illicit narcotics on the Yangon Ri...

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visa Three men associated with Outlaw Motorcycle Gang busted with $119 million of Ice

Three men associated with an Outlaw Motorcycle Gang (OMCG) have been charged following a major multi-agency drug operation resulting in the seizure of approximately 119 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine with an estimated street...

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