AFP statement on search warrant in Kingston, ACT

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) can confirm it has executed a search warrant at a residence in the ACT suburb of Kingston today (4 June 2019).

The matter relates to an investigation into the alleged unauthorised disclosure of national security information that was referred to the AFP.

Police will allege the unauthorised disclosure of these specific documents undermines Australia’s national security.

No arrests are expected today as a result of this activity.

It would not be appropriate to comment further at this stage.

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