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  1. Slain guest's body returned to crime scene in hotel

    Posted May 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... He Huifeng in Shenzhen Relatives of a Hong Kong businessman killed in Shenzhen held a vigil yesterday over his body in the foyer of the luxury hotel where, they said, he had been kicked and beaten to death by security guards. Man Chu-bun, a cross-border b ...

  2. Crime warning in Guangdong

    Posted Mar 17th 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... accounts. Generally, the robberies were carried out by groups of four to six people who favoured areas with easy escape routes. The report named Shenzhen and Foshan as two cities where such a crime ... the drivers and fleeing, The Southern Metropolis News reported yesterday. It said Shenzhen police detained three suspects for such crimes last week. A Guangzhou police source said ...

  3. Former police officer gives Shenzhen's street children a way out of life of crime

    Posted May 11th 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... to the city's crime rate. By watching them, I realised that most of them did not have an easy life before turning to crime. As a mother, I decided to do something to help these children turn over a new ...

  4. Soaring crime rate dims Shenzhen's lustre

    Posted Jan 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... As Hong Kong digests the news that its crime rate has reached an eight-year high, we should spare a thought for officials just across the border in Shenzhen. They are battling a rather more serious threat to law and order. In Hong Kong, the number of crimes reported rose 16.5 per cent last year, led by pickpocketing offences and thefts from cars. While there is no room ...

  5. Shenzhen losing fight against crime

    Posted Feb 14th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to crime.' After a series of shocking murder and kidnapping cases in the summer, the crime situation improved in the third and fourth quarters of last year, with the number of cases falling by 24 per cent. This was aided by the deployment of 500 members of the People's Armed Police to strengthen the local police force. Still, overall crime in Shenzhen soared last year, with total cases ...

  6. Crime in Shenzhen is cut by 30pc in four weeks

    Posted Nov 27th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leu Siew Ying in Shenzhen The arrival of an extra 1,000 armed men has helped the police to restore order Shenzhen police say the city's crime rate has dropped by more than 30 per cent in just four weeks- a development they attribute to new tactics adopted to tackle a crime wave that has been surging since July. Deputy police chief Yu Xinguo said preliminary figures showed a 50 ...

  7. Six gang members sentenced to death in Shenzhen crime blitz

    Posted Mar 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... crime. The Shenzhen Intermediate People's Court handed down six death sentences, four suspended death sentences and three life sentences, Xinhua reported. The gang of 29 criminals had been ... Hongzhong admitted the government had not done enough to curb crime and must take responsibility for the city's worsening security. He vowed to take immediate measures to tackle the 'very ...

  8. More police promised as crime rate soars 57pc in Shenzhen

    Posted Jan 14th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan Crime in Shenzhen soared last year, with total cases leaping 57 per cent and kidnappings up a whopping 75 per cent. Revealing the figures, Shenzhen deputy party secretary ... The government declined to say how many police officers were employed in Shenzhen. More than 100,000 crimes were recorded in the city last year, up 57 per cent from 2002, the Southern Metropolitan News ...

  9. Police chief says regional co-operation helping to combat crime

    Posted Sep 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Crime and Security Tang Hau-sing said. Heads of crime investigation units from the three territories on Thursday held the 11th tripartite meeting at Police Headquarters in Wan Chai. Speaking after the meeting, Mr Tang said: 'The law enforcers of the three places discussed various topics on cross-boundary crimes including internet crimes, illegal gambling, cross-boundary vice ...

  10. Shenzhen police offer apology for crime wave

    Posted Sep 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan Security official promises victims that more officers will be put on the streets A senior Shenzhen police official has apologised to the public over the city's crime ... listeners who had been affected by the crime wave. The callers blasted the Shenzhen Public Security Bureau over the rampant street crime in the city. Many said they had been robbed in broad daylight ...




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