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Increased Security at Australian Cargo Facilities

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) have warned of increased cargo intervention across Australian cargo facilities. “We are working collaboratively with our law…

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Precursor found in washing powder

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. This…

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Cigarettes Seized by Customs

An ABF operation has resulted in investigators charging a 26-year-old man with illegally importing more than one million cigarettes, with a potential street value of…

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Meth concealment in imported jeans

A 29-year-old man is appearing before court today (Friday 19 August) after being charged for allegedly importing 210kg of methamphetamine, which has an estimated street…

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A bad hair day

Australian Border Force (ABF) investigators have charged a 31-year-old Sydney man with importing 20kg of ephedrine concealed in hair brushes. On 17 June 2016, ABF…

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ABF sheds light on ephedrine concealment

Australian Border Force (ABF) investigators have charged a 25-year-old Sydney man with importing 12kg of ephedrine concealed in light globes. On 13 June 2016, ABF…

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Ice bath salts

A man and a woman from Port Douglas have appeared before a Queensland court charged with allegedly importing three kilograms of crystal-methamphetamine labelled as bath…

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‘Ice’ pipes importer fined over $17,000

The Australian Border Force (ABF) has successfully prosecuted and fined a Brisbane man over $17,000 for importing ‘ice’ pipes into Australia last year. In November…

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Hashish intercepted in Montreal

The Canadian Border Security Agency (CBSA) have uncovered 344kgs of hashish in an air cargo shipment from Lahore, Pakistan.  The contraband cargo was intercepted at…

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Detector dogs graduate

A delightful canine story for our readers today. The Australian Customs and Border Protection Services (ACBPS) have recently announced that four new detector dogs along…

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