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  1. Anti-terror squad beefs up ahead of key events

    Posted Jan 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com The Hong Kong police force is to spend HK$2 million to upgrade and expand its anti-terrorist capabilities ahead of the inauguration of a new chief executive and the 15th anniversary of the handover. While the city� ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Jul 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Code due for terrorism law A code of practice under The United Nations (Anti Terrorism Measures) Ordinance is expected to go into force by early next year after the legislature passed a motion to amend it. The Code of Practice regulates how law enforcement agencies conduct interviews with people who are required to answer questions, furnish information or produce material under ...

  3. Taiwan tests its readiness for wide range of disasters

    Posted Jun 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Taiwan staged a large anti-terrorism and disaster-response drill at Taipei's port yesterday, simulating various kinds of terrorist attack, a radiation leak and contamination by poisonous chemicals. Codenamed the 2011 Chinhua Exercise, it was the largest anti-terrorism and anti-disaster drill held in Taiwan, testing ...

  4. Denmark and Italy fear they may be next

    Posted Jul 15th 2005, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... anti-terrorism raids, a day after Interior Minister Giuseppe Pisanu called for measures including tougher border controls and the doubling of time police could detain a suspect to 24 hours. ... anti-terrorism measures, such as the compulsory storage of phone and internet-usage records. A counter-terror specialist with the Washington office of the London-based International Institute ...

  5. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesia cracks down on religious radicals

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... and an anti-terror officer dead. ...

  6. Security fear over outside police staff

    Posted Mar 07th 2007, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... Norma Connolly Lawmakers want security checks carried out on outside staff hired to maintain and repair a new radio system for the police anti-terrorism squad. The Special Duties Unit, which mounts counter-terrorism and serious crime operations, is replacing its 13-year-old radio system with HK$39 million, state-of-the-art equipment. The system is so outdated that the force ...

  7. Force of nurture

    Posted Aug 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and very sophisticated anti-terrorism. This gives enormous opportunities to officers. 'In some forces overseas, a policeman may face 30 years of patrolling, patrolling, patrolling,' Mr ...



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