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MIL-OSI Australia: Six arrested and nearly $1 million in cash seized

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, Australian Federal Government, Border Control, China, Crime, Customs, English, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, Melbourne, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Peoples Republic Of China, Police, Shipping, Sydney, Trade, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Six arrested and nearly $1 million in cash seized

Source: Australian Customs and Border Protection Service 16-08-2018 – Four men and two women have been arrested, and nearly $1 million in cash seized, dismantling an alleged tobacco importation and money laundering syndicate in Melbourne. The four men aged 21, 21, 43 and 48 and the two women aged 35 and 44, all Chinese Nationals, […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Adelaide man arrested for importation of imitation firearms

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Cities, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, Australian Federal Government, Border Control, Customs, English, Justice, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, South Australia, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Adelaide man arrested for importation of imitation firearms

Source: Australian Customs and Border Protection Service 16-08-2018 – Australian Border Force investigators have arrested a 34-year-old Adelaide man for multiple importations of imitation handguns and soft air firearms. Investigations began after an imitation firearm was detected in an air cargo consignment that arrived in Adelaide in June 2018. A further 21 importations of soft […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Illicit Tobacco Taskforce strikes again

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, Australian Federal Government, Border Control, Customs, English, Intelligence, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Taxation, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Illicit Tobacco Taskforce strikes again

Source: Australian Customs and Border Protection Service 13-08-2018 – The Illicit Tobacco Taskforce (ITTF) is continuing to disrupt the illicit tobacco market in Australia, this time seizing and destroying 1.5 tonnes of tobacco with a potential excise value of more than $1.3 million from a property near Grafton in New South Wales. On Saturday, 11 […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Operation Sovereign Borders monthly update: July 2018

By   /  August 10, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, Australian Federal Government, Border Control, Customs, English, Immigration, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Operation Sovereign Borders monthly update: July 2018

Source: Australian Customs and Border Protection Service 10-08-2018 – This statement provides an update on Operation Sovereign Borders (OSB) activities related to the on-water reception and processing of illegal maritime arrivals (IMAs). The reporting period is from 1 July 2018 to 31 July 2018. During this reporting period there were no IMAs transferred to Australian […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Three arrested and $500k seized in drug-related Adelaide operation

By   /  August 10, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Cities, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, Australian Federal Government, Border Control, Crime, Customs, English, Health, Imports, Intelligence, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, South Australia, Taxation, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Three arrested and $500k seized in drug-related Adelaide operation

Source: Australian Customs and Border Protection Service 10-08-2018 –   Authorities have uncovered more than $500,000 in proceeds of crime during multiple police searches across Adelaide this week. The operation has also seen three men with alleged links to the Descendants Outlaw Motor Cycle Gang (OMCG) arrested and charged with drug trafficking offences. The arrests […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Joint operation seizes hundreds of kilograms of meth in noodles

By   /  August 10, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, Australian Federal Government, Border Control, Crime, Customs, English, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Sydney, Trade, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Joint operation seizes hundreds of kilograms of meth in noodles

Source: Australian Customs and Border Protection Service 10-08-2018 – A multi-million dollar shipment of methamphetamine has been seized and two people arrested following a joint agency operation in Sydney. The Australian Federal Police (AFP), Australian Border Force (ABF), New South Wales Police Force (NSWPF), NSW Crime Commission and Department of Home Affairs began investigations following […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Senior bikie detained on the Gold Coast

By   /  August 10, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, Australian Federal Government, Border Control, Crime, Customs, English, Immigration, Intelligence, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Queensland, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Senior bikie detained on the Gold Coast

Source: Australian Customs and Border Protection Service 10-08-2018 – Officers from the Australian Border Force (ABF) and the Queensland Police Service yesterday detained a senior member of a high profile outlaw motor cycle gang (OMCG) at Beenleigh near the Gold Coast. The man, who is a New Zealand citizen, had his visa cancelled under s501 […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Three detained after ABF finds illegal worker operation in South Australia

By   /  August 4, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Cities, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, Australian Federal Government, Border Control, Business, Commerce, Customs, Employment, English, Labour, law, Legal, Malaysia, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, South Australia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Three detained after ABF finds illegal worker operation in South Australia

Source: Australian Customs and Border Protection Service 04-08-2018 – Two unlawful non-citizens believed to be involved in organised illegal worker exploitation have been detained after Australian Border Force (ABF) officers, assisted by South Australian Police (SAPOL), executed a search warrant on a property in Naracoorte, South East of Adelaide on Thursday 2 August. ABF Field […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Dozens of firearms seized in joint operation in Sydney

By   /  August 3, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, Australian Federal Government, Border Control, Customs, English, Imports, Justice, law, Legal, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Sydney, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Dozens of firearms seized in joint operation in Sydney

Source: Australian Customs and Border Protection Service 03-08-2018 – A 57-year-old Sydney man has been charged with a number of firearms offences, following a joint operation on Sydney’s northern beaches between the Australian Border Force (ABF) and New South Wales Police Force. Earlier this year, ABF officers at the Sydney International Mail Gateway facility, identified […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Foreign students charged over illicit tobacco import

By   /  August 3, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Cities, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, Australian Federal Government, Border Control, China, Crime, Customs, English, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Peoples Republic Of China, Police, South Australia, Sydney, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Foreign students charged over illicit tobacco import

Source: Australian Customs and Border Protection Service 03-08-2018 – Two Chinese students have been charged after allegedly attempting to import 778kg of loose leaf tobacco into Australia from China. On 17 July 2018, acting on information received through the Border Watch program, Australian Border Force (ABF) officers in Adelaide intercepted a sea cargo consignment containing […]

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