ACBPS is serious about supply chain integrity

The Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) continues to disrupt companies which may be seeking unfair advantage by avoiding the payment of duties and taxes on certain imported goods. Last week, ACBPS commenced prosecut... Read More →

Sydney man charged with people smuggling offences

A 34-year-old Smithfield man is scheduled to appear in Sydney Central Local Court today after being charged by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) for his alleged involvement in five separate people smuggling ventures over a three-year p... Read More →

Waterfront taskforce operation in Mackay

A two-day Jericho Waterfront Taskforce operation targeting criminal activity at the Mackay and Hay Point ports has wrapped up, with hundreds of identity checks conducted and 11 notices to appear in court issued. Representatives of the ... Read More →

100kgs methamphetamine seized and two men charged

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) have seized more than 100 kilograms of methamphetamine with an estimated street value of approximately $65 million as part of a joint operat... Read More →

Two charged over 16kg Adelaide meth import

Two men have been charged in relation to an attempt to import 16 kilograms of methamphetamine into Adelaide, concealed within the steel framing of treadmills. A 27-year-old man from Valley View and a 37-year-old Perth resident were arre... Read More →

Three face court for importing drug precursors

Three men have been arrested and approximately five kilograms of border controlled precursors have been seized following a 14 month joint investigation involving the NSW Police Force State Crime Command Firearms Squad, the Australian Fed... Read More →

Prohibited fish importation stream all dried up

A major South Australian exotic fish smuggling network was disrupted by a multi-agency investigation last week.   The investigation began when officers from the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) found 20 pla... Read More →