Australian Federal Police

'Rot in jail': Dutton vows to keep Australian IS terrorist Neil Prakash behind bars

Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says he hopes Neil Prakash rots in a Turkish jail, as the federal government considers appealing a decision to …

Julie Bishop

Russia threatens retaliation over non-existent investigation

The Russian government has threatened to target Australian journalists following claims the Australian Federal Police are investigating the TV …

TV Stations

$3.5 million in watches seized in raid on eastern suburbs diamond dealer

Investigators from NSW Police, the State Crime Command’s Pawnbrokers Unit, Australian Federal Police, Australian Border Force and NSW Fair Trading …

Border Force

Canberra Hospital shooting accused charged with attempted murder

A 26-year-old man who allegedly fired a police officer's gun into the roof at Canberra Hospital has been charged with two counts of attempted …


Canberra Hospital shooting suspect pleads not guilty

A man has pleaded not guilty to two counts of attempted murder following a shooting incident at Canberra Hospital. The 26-year-old is accused of …


Shots fired in hospital emergency department

Shots have been fired inside a Canberra hospital by a man who was under police guard.<p>The incident occurred about 4pm on Wednesday at The Canberra …

Emergency Medicine

Airport evacuated, flights delayed after woman accidentally triggers lockdown

Cairns Airport, in far north Queensland, Australia, was thrown into lockdown after a woman accidentally set off an alarm and forced hundreds of people outside.<p>Photos taken at the airport showed hundreds of people standing out the front of the normally busy terminal.<p>Cairns Airport tweeted that …


AFP launches foreign agent hunt to crack down on espionage

The Australian Federal Police has commenced inquiries into alleged secret agents working in Australia on behalf of foreign governments. The …


PM&C staff sanctioned for cabinet files leak

The Prime Minister's department has sanctioned staff and will overhaul its security as a federal police inquiry found "human errors" were to blame …


Australian police crack down on European potato chip drug syndicate

<b>(CNN) —</b> Australian police have shut down a European crime syndicate that used students and tourists to distribute millions of dollars worth of illegal drugs hidden in potato chip packets, wine bottles and packs of chilli paste.<p>A 26-year-old French national was charged Wednesday as part of a six …


Australian doctor who was last to exit Thai cave learns of family tragedy.

<i>With AAP.</i><p>Tragedy has struck the Australian doctor at the heart of the rescue of the young Thai soccer team with the death of his father, soon after …

Julie Bishop

Thailand cave rescue operation

We join with the people of Thailand in celebrating the rescue of all 12 boys and their coach who have been safely evacuated from the flooded cave in …

Julie Bishop

Aussie rescuers will be thanked afterwards

Australians helping rescue the young soccer team trapped in a Thai cave will be officially thanked once their extraordinary work is over.<p>Foreign …

Julie Bishop

Almost 20 Australians work on Thai cave rescue

It could take four days to complete the entire rescue.


SA trio to stand trial in 2019 over ice

Three men charged over the importation of 119kg of the drug ice have pleaded not guilty and will stand trial next year.


Thai cave rescue: Australia deploys more support

A dozen Australian defence and police specialists have joined in the rescue of a young soccer team trapped in a flooded Thai cave complex.

Thai Navy

Australia deploys additional personnel to Thai cave rescue

But any attempt to bring the boys and their coach out by swimming and diving would be highly risky, as many or all of them cannot swim. The boys …


Hell's Angels member wins lottery while in Australian jail

An Australian biker allegedly associated with the Hell's Angels gang won a $973,320 lottery jackpot, despite being in jail.


Bankrupt Hells Angels bikie associate charged with trafficking more than 300kg of ice 'wins $1.33million jackpot' while behind bars

• <b>A Hells Angels bikie associate has reportedly won a $1.33 million lotto jackpot</b>• <b><br>A large payout was deposited in an account by the name of Reginald</b> …

Hells Angels

Rescuers are still working to save the youth soccer team trapped in a cave for 7 days

Efforts continue to rescue a youth soccer team and its coach seven days after they were trapped in a cave in Thailand. The team of 12 boys aged 11 to …

Thai Navy

Australians rush to help rescue soccer team stuck in cave

Australian Federal Police and Defence Force personnel are being deployed to Thailand to assist in the search for 12 boys and their soccer coach …

Chiang Rai

Federal police search Brisbane home in terrorism investigation

Australian Federal Police officers are searching a home in Brisbane's south as part of a terrorism investigation.<p>Detectives from the Brisbane Joint …


Malaysia Airlines flight attendant, 33, 'is caught smuggling $1.4million of heroin into Australia after he was spotted behaving suspiciously'

• <b>A flight attendant was caught smuggling $1.4million of heroin into Australia</b>• <b><br>The 33-year-old allegedly imported 3.5kg of heroin on a commercial</b> …

Malaysia Airlines

Abandoned Rabbit Causes Bomb Scare At Airport

Police in Australia are looking for the person who left a rabbit in a distinct pink shopping bag in the ladies restroom at Adelaide Airport. The …


Australian Who Planned Travel to Syria Faces Terrorism Charges

A 21-year-old Brisbane man has been charged with terrorism-related offenses after he was arrested at his home on Saturday by members of Australia’s …


Federal Police raid Brisbane home in counter-terrorism operation

Australian Federal Police officers have raided a property at Kuraby in Brisbane's south in what is reportedly a counter-terrorism operation. Police …


Brisbane home raided by counter terror police

A man in his 20s has been taken into custody and is being questioned by police, Nine News reports.<p>An Australian Federal Police spokesperson said the …


Australian Federal Police officer charged with domestic violence assault, stood down from duty

An Australian Federal Police officer has been suspended from duty after being charged with assault in a family violence incident.<p>The 42-year-old …

Domestic Violence

Man faces terror-related charges after Brisbane raid

A 21-year-old man has been charged with terrorism-related offences after counter-terrorism police raided a home in Brisbane's south on Saturday. …

News Corp

Qld man facing terror-related charges

A 21-year-old man has been charged with terrorism-related offences after counter-terrorism police raided a home in Brisbane's south on Saturday.