AFP raids on ABC, Newscorp journalist cost taxpayers

Katie Burgess
Updated September 4 2019 - 1:44pm, first published August 29 2019 - 11:30am

Home Affairs boss Mike Pezzullo personally rang to Australian Federal Police Deputy Commissioner Neil Gaughan to congratulate him on the raid of the home of a Canberra journalist, an operation in planning for more than three months, according to a tranche of internal police documents.

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Katie Burgess

Katie Burgess

Federal politics reporter

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