Releases

Man caught with 2kg of ‘ice’ at Sydney Airport

Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) seized approximately two kilograms of methamphetamine at Sydney Airport yesterday, Tuesday, 30 September. ACBPS officers selected a 58-year-old Swiss national for a baggage examin... Read More →

Trident taskforce nets 30kg of ICE in imported car

Trident Taskforce detectives have charged two men after approximately 30kg of methamphetamine (ICE) was located in a vehicle allegedly imported to Australia from the United States of America. Police allege the methamphetamine was secrete... Read More →

Man arrested for large cocaine import

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has charged a 38-year-old Bradbury man for attempting to import a total of 98.8 kilograms of cocaine into Australia. Investigations began when Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) ... Read More →

Enhanced border screening at Australian airports

The Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) has introduced enhanced screening measures at Australia’s airports as part of whole-of-government efforts to strengthen management of national security threats. This act... Read More →

Man before court in Adelaide for importing meth

A 19-year-old Korean man will appear before the Adelaide Magistrates Court today (22 September 2014) charged with importing approximately 5.6 kilograms of Methamphetamine into Australia. Australian Customs and Border Protection Service ... Read More →

Fishy import hooks two men

Two men have been charged with drug offences by the Joint Organised Crime Group (JOCG) after attempting to import 88 kilograms of heroin and 21 kilograms of methamphetamine in frozen fish fillets. The JOCG is a multiagency investigation... Read More →

Monthly Operational Update: August 2014

Current as at 31 August 2014 ILLEGAL MARITIME ARRIVALS IMAs transferred to Australian immigration authorities Date* IMAs SIEVs TOTAL 0 0 *Based on date of arrival in Australia. Current transf... Read More →