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Malcolm Turnbull compared access to drivers’ licence photos to combat terrorism to what people put on Facebook

Prime minister Malcolm Turnbull wants Australia’s state and territories to give the federal government drivers’ licence photos as part of new counter-terrorism measures involving facial recognition technology. “What we’re talking about is taking drivers’ licences and other photo IDs that are in the government domain and.. being able to access […]
Malcolm Turnbull compared access to drivers’ licence photos to combat terrorism to what people put on Facebook
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Counter terrorism police have arrested a man at Sydney airport

Counter terrorism police have arrested a man at Sydney airport who was trying to travel to Syria. The 22-year-old Panania man was arrested at 10am this morning as part of an ongoing investigation. NSW Police Force deputy commissioner, Dave Hudson, commander of investigations and counter terrorism, said there is no […]
Counter terrorism police have arrested a man at Sydney airport
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MALCOLM TURNBULL: ‘Our nations will never give in to terror’

A suspected suicide bomber attack killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester on Tuesday. Another 59 people were injured in the explosion, which occurred around 10.30pm local time (BST) at Manchester Arena. Chief constable Ian Hopkins from Manchester police says the attacker was one man who acted […]
MALCOLM TURNBULL: ‘Our nations will never give in to terror’
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Malcolm Turnbull to seek new laws allowing indefinite imprisonment of terrorists

Prime minister Malcolm Turnbull and attorney-general George Brandis have announced new national counter-terrorism initiatives, including a push for indefinite imprisonment of terrorists who continue to pose a threat after serving their sentence. Turnbull said there was a need to update current legislation to ensure Australians remained safe from terrorist groups […]
Malcolm Turnbull to seek new laws allowing indefinite imprisonment of terrorists
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A Sydney teen who was using Telegram has been charged with possessing terror documents

A Sydney teenager has been charged with possessing terror documents, detailing how to make a improvised bomb and carry out a stabbing. Police raided Sameh Bayda’s home in western Sydney on January 13, seizing three documents which allegedly contained written instructions, including from terrorist group al-Qa’ida, “connected with the preparation […]
A Sydney teen who was using Telegram has been charged with possessing terror documents
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REPORT: Two men arrested in Sydney as part of counter-terrorism raids

Counter-terrorism police have reportedly arrested two people in Sydney suspected of plotting to behead a member of the public. Abdullah Salihy, 24, was arrested at Memorial Avenue in Merrylands and Mohammad Alamouie, 20, was arrested in Bankstown as part of Operation Appleby. NSW police deputy commissioner Catherine Burn said the […]
REPORT: Two men arrested in Sydney as part of counter-terrorism raids