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  1. Cameras in dirty streets trigger privacy debate

    Posted Aug 10th 2003, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee, Patsy Moy

    ... Team Clean's proposal to install closed-circuit television cameras in hygiene black spots has sparked privacy fears. Liberal Party legislator Tommy Cheung Yu-yan said the government should learn from last year's police plan to install closed-cir ...

  2. Firms ignore security risks at their peril, say experts

    Posted Jul 21st 2003, 12:00am by Danyll Wills

    ... it and entered their names and passwords. Mr Li said his organisation was looking into how to stop or prevent these attacks. Meanwhile, the Director of Information Technology Services, Alan Wong ...

  3. Unrestrained suspect

    Posted Dec 29th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I was disturbed to see in the South China Morning Post of December 27 the photograph of the 'ruthless and violent' criminal Kwai Ping-hung being escorted to court totally unrestrained. I appreciate that there was obvious police security in the v ...

  4. Hygiene TV would evade privacy laws

    Posted Aug 11th 2003, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... that 100-odd police vans operated by the Emergency Unit would carry an officer with a video camera to help in dealing with crimes involving gangs, large crowds, and other events with 'complicated ...

  5. CCTV not as useful as British had hoped

    Posted Aug 11th 2003, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... The effectiveness of closed-circuit television (CCTV) in combating crime has been under public scrutiny in Britain since the government spent #170 million (HK$2.13 billion) installing its system five years ago. According to a British Home Office report released last August, CCTV accounted for more than three-quarters of total spending on crime prevention, but its effectiveness ...

  6. City Briefs

    Posted Oct 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... II caught after coming to hk under a truck A 24-year-old illegal immigrant from the mainland was apprehended near the Kwai Chung Container Terminal after sneaking into Hong Kong by hiding under a truck in Shenzhen. Police are still searching for another i ...

  7. CityBriefs

    Posted Sep 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... fighting carnivaL Sau Mau Ping police will today hold a carnival at Amoy Plaza Phase I, Kowloon Bay, to promote crime prevention to local residents. The carnival will feature games, stalls and seminars on crime prevention. ...

  8. Pickpocketing incidents surge 88 per cent this year

    Posted Dec 29th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... in Wan Chai and 143 in Yau Ma Tei. Senior Inspector Peggy Yip Ching-han, of the police Crime Prevention Bureau, said pickpockets were attracted to the busy districts' streets and shopping ... traveller' policy in July. Senior Inspector Yip said police had stepped up crime-prevention publicity during the festive season. She reminded the public to take proper care of their property. She ...

  9. Malaysian police in scheme to sign Chinese recruits

    Posted Sep 08th 2003, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... policing is a much-liked traditional vocation. 'There is serious racial imbalance in the police force and this is not good for racial harmony and crime prevention,' said the deputy Home ... and business careers. The government is worried that the imbalance is affecting racial harmony, crime prevention and intelligence-gathering, especially after a sharp rise in hi-tech crimes ...

  10. Guangzhou police rue passive role on migrants

    Posted Oct 08th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... officer said. 'The custody and repatriation system [was] a very good [crime-prevention] measure for big cities.' The system was abolished after a man was beaten to death in a Guangzhou ... Police officers in Guangzhou say petty crime is up in the province because they have lost their powers to round up migrants. They say that in the past they could stop crimes before ...




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