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Once again the Liberal Senator ignores the facts

Liberal Senator Humphries claim that there will be less Australian Federal Police (AFP) personnel in the ACT is utter nonsense and ‘has no basis in fact,’ ACT Senator Lundy has said today. Not only has staff numbers for the AFP Australia wide increased by 296 and sworn police officers have increased by 341 in the […]

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Malcolm Turnbull – Congratulates AFP Commissioner Tony Negus

On behalf of the Coalition, I congratulate Tony Negus APM on being sworn in today as the Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police. Commissioner Negus has had a long and distinguished career in the AFP spanning nearly three decades. He has unrivalled skills in law enforcement and counter terrorism operations and has an impeccable reputation […]

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Mr Tony Negus APM was today officially sworn in as the new Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police

Joint Media release with Attorney General, Robert McClelland and the Minister for Home Affairs, Brendan O’Connor Mr Tony Negus APM, was today officially sworn in as the new Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police. Commissioner Negus was sworn in by Acting Chief Justice of the Federal Court, Jeffrey Spender, in a ceremony at Parliament House. […]

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Police locate missing man’s (Peter Morrison) body in lake

ACT Policing Water Police officers searching Lake Burley Griffin for a missing Jerrabomberra man have this morning (September 6) found his body. The body of 30-year-old Peter Morrison was located around 9.30am about 30 metres off Springbank Island, within the original search area identified by police. A report will now be prepared for the Coroner. […]

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AFP Assistance to Victoria Police operation

The AFP can confirm the provision of some support to the Victorian Police to assist in the search for Mr Tim Holding. The AFP routinely lease aircraft to support operational activity across the country and provided fixed wing support in this matter. This capability has been utilised previously in a search capacity. Viewed 12720 times […]

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Four people imprisoned over Commonwealth fraud charges

This is a joint media release with Customs and Border Protection and the Australian Federal Police. Four people who pleaded guilty to charges relating to defrauding the Commonwealth have been sentenced to imprisonment in the Brisbane Supreme Court yesterday. Mr Sen Hung CHEN, 64, and his wife Chiu Yuan HSIAO, 59, both Taiwanese nationals residing […]

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Microsoft – ThinkUKnow online safety program goes national

Parents, carers and teachers across the nation (Australia) will now have access to cyber safety training sessions. A national rollout of ThinkUKnow, an Internet safety program designed to help Australia’s children stay safe online, was announced today by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Microsoft as part of National E-Security Awareness Week. Viewed 30516 times […]

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