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  1. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Policeman and health care worker shot after mentally ill patient grabs gun

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 01:40pm by Clifford Lo and Samuel Chan

    ... cop's gun in hospital Four people were injured when a seemingly mentally unstable man grabbed a policeman's gun and fired six shots- apparently while the weapon was still inside the holster ... Peak Hospital, a psychiatric facility in Tuen Mun. The force has used the holster design for more than 20 years. It balanced ease of drawing the gun quickly with preventing the gun from being ...

  2. News - World - CRIME

    Afghan men sentenced to death by hanging for gang rape of four women

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 08:32pm by AFP

    ... obtained police uniforms and were armed with guns, stopped a convoy of cars in the early hours of August 23. They dragged the four women out of the vehicles, robbed them, beat them up ... as noisy protesters outside demanded the death penalty. “One of them put his gun to my head, the other one took all our jewellery, and the rest started what you already know,” she said. Applause ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Man tells police he killed his wife

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 04:20am by Phila Siu

    ... and his wife was 54. The source said the man had told officers he had lost control because he suspected his wife was having an affair. The man is believed to have thrown a heavy hi-fi speaker ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Journalist reveals how he helped bust money-laundering ring in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 06:15am by ANTONIO PAPALEO

    ... to Hong Kong and set up front companies and bank accounts that would ultimately be controlled by him. I immediately realised I was being hired- for an initial lump sum of €5,000 (HK$50,000) plus ...

  5. News - China - CRIME

    Prison break by trio who killed guard triggers manhunt in Heilongjiang

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 11:03am by AP, Angela Meng

    ... not armed with guns, the bureau said. One of the men, Gao Yulun, 50, had been sentenced to death, People's Daily reported. The other two fugitives, Wang Damin, 35, and Li Haiwei, 29, were both ...

  6. News - World - CRIME

    Ex-SAC fund manager Mathew Martoma sentenced to nine years for insider trading

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 10:22pm by Reuters

    ... controlled by Cohen, who had a 20-minute phone call with Martoma after receiving information about the negative results of the study. Cohen has not been criminally charged. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Security guard held after 83-year-old jogger is blasted in chest with high-power airgun

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 05:47pm by Clifford Lo

    ... with a powerful air gun as he crossed the street in Ho Man Tin. The 83-year-old victim was in serious condition at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Jordan last night after receiving surgery to remove a lead ... House, which is about 100 metres from where the man was shot. The seized air guns have been taken for ballistic examination to determine if they have been illegally modified. Chief Inspector Ko ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Man arrested after guns and ammunition found in Wong Tai Sin flat

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 05:06am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Man arrested after guns, bullets found in flat A man has been arrested after police uncovered a large cache of firearms and ammunition from a flat in Wong ... guns, four gun barrels, one silencer, more than 9,000 rounds of ammunition, and 30 bullet shells were found. He was arrested for possession of arms or ammunition without a licence ...

  9. News - Asia - CRIME

    Philippines thwarts attack on Chinese embassy, arresting three plotters

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 11:53am by Alan Robles in Manila

    ... which is patrolled by Chinese vessels. Catapang denied that the Philippines had lost territory to China: "I'd like to say we have not lost control of the Scarborough Shoal...We're ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Kowloon Bay gunman may have triad links

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 04:05am by Clifford Lo and Samuel Chan

    ... on firearms control were sufficient as shown by the fact that gun crime was "extremely rare". But, he added: "Because of the massive number of people entering and leaving [Hong Kong ... if the underworld links of the late Li Tak-yan, 51, had enabled him to amass an arsenal of guns and ammunition, a police source close to the investigation said. A raid of the jobless man's home ...




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