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  1. Security on display

    Posted Aug 11th 2005, 12:00am by Felix Chan

    ... Felix Chan Crime Prevention Bureau Senior Inspector Peggy Yip Ching-han shows a display room newly opened by the police at their Wan Chai headquarters to demonstrate the latest security ... for processing identification and protecting goods from theft. The display room, in the Crime Prevention Bureau office on the ninth floor of Arsenal House, is open from 9am to 5pm weekdays and 9am ...

  2. Journalists, police spar over crime publicity

    Posted Nov 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Peter So peter.so@scmp.com The police are patting themselves on the back for doing more to inform the public about crime- but news organisations say too much is still being held back. Under pressure to be more open after being accused of withholding details of serial sex attacks, the force said it had handed out an average of 270 crime news items to the media every day since ...

  3. Fraud case pair to fly to hearing in US

    Posted Jan 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... witness Paul Wong Chun-man, who had been president of Tse Sui Luen Jewellery (China) Ltd, could not come to Hong Kong to testify because he was suffering heart problems that prevented him from ...

  4. What's Next?/Crime Scene!

    Posted Apr 21st 2009, 12:00am by Natasha Rogai

    ... Natasha Rogai What's Next?/Crime Scene! City Contemporary Dance Company, HK Cultural Centre Studio Theatre Reviewed: Apr 17 This double bill is a particularly fitting programme ... musicality. Comic and playful, Pong's Crime Scene! evokes the Cantonese detective films of the 1960s through costumes, situations and a terrific selection of music. Much of the choreography ...

  5. Koo cops role in new crime thriller

    Posted Nov 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak Louis Koo Tin-lok surprised the media this week when he turned up at a press conference with a full beard to promote his role in the film Overheard. The new crime thriller, which began production this week, will star Koo (right) as one of three policemen (the others are played by Daniel Wu Yin-cho and Sean Lau Ching-wan) from a special Criminal Intelligence Bureau task ...

  6. Fight against crime

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

    ... Chan Kwan-chun, a 17-year-old Form Six student who helped arrest a bicycle thief, was among 41 citizen crime fighters- 37 men and four women- who received awards at a police ceremony yesterday. Acting Commissioner of Police Fung Siu-yuen commended the awardees for their vigilance and bravery when making the presentations at Metropolis Mall in Hung Hom. Choi Fu-cheung received ...

  7. Crime

    Posted Sep 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hotel officer jailed for bribery A former purchasing officer at Langham Hotel has been jailed for 10 months for accepting bribes from a frozen meat supplier, Lau Chor-lam, over a period of five years. He accepted the bribes in return for more orders. Wong ...

  8. When crime hits below the poverty line

    Posted Mar 30th 2007, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... penniless. This desperate and heart-wrenching kind of criminality is described in the United States as poor-on-poor crime, which attracts no more than modest police attention and is barely reported ... jail sentences rather than face the dangers of disclosure. There is a pattern here of using working-class thugs to carry out crimes for rich people who remain protected by a barrier of fear ...

  9. Budget cuts blamed for lower rate of crime solving

    Posted Jan 17th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... the effectiveness of law enforcement agencies, citing how the crime-solving rate has plummeted 11 per cent in 10 years. Tony Liu Kit-ming, chairman of the Local Inspectors' Association, said the drop in the detection rate to 39.2 per cent last year, from 50.2 per cent in 1994, was largely due to budget reductions for the police force. The crime detection rate was revealed on Thursday when Police ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CINEMA

    Fund fails young movie makers, says Hong Kong film community amid calls for overhaul

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... in Venice in 2009 and Johnnie To Kei-fung's crime drama Life Without Principle , competing in the same festival in 2011. Four other top sponsorships went to major film companies. They included ...




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