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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Another arrest in suspected triad murder case

    Posted May 06th 2013, 05:30pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit yingkit.lai@scmp.com Police arrested a 22-year-old man on Monday in connection with the chopping attack that killed a suspected triad member outside a hospital last month, bringing the number of arrests in the case to nine. The latest arrest ...

  2. News - China - GAMING

    Macau casino 'crime watchdog' is shut down

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by Niall Fraser

    ... down A US-based website which pledged to lift the lid on organised crime in Macau's casinos has been shut down after just seven months. Casinoleaks-Macau.com said it would expose ... 1 this year and is planning to re-enter the casino junkets business. Wan was a junket boss before he was jailed 14 years ago for organised crime offences. ...

  3. Crime fighter is humbled after fall from power

    Posted Feb 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... as a new challenge and a learning opportunity'. Wang became a well-known anti-triad hero in the 1990s due to his heavy-handed anti-crime activities in Tieling and Jinzhou of Liaoning province- Bo's power base. Wang's anecdotes were turned into documentaries by many print media and television outlets in Liaoning and other provinces, using them as anti-corruption and anti-crime ...

  4. How gang's Big Elephant left the jungle of crime

    Posted Jun 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei yathei.wong@scmp.com It is hard to believe that a former gangster whose size won him the nickname Big Elephant is afraid to walk the streets at night. But that's because he fears triad members may target him after he turned his back on a life of crime. Big Elephant became a member of a secret society in Tseung Kwan O when he was just 13. He quit school when ...

  5. Race is on against cyber crime

    Posted Mar 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... engaged in arms dealing and after moving into Criminal Intelligence was tasked with investigating triad societies and international organised crime groups. Yet perhaps his final post with the police force in the computer crime section of the Commercial Crime Bureau will prove the most relevant to his new role at the Jockey Club. The security of computer networks, online betting ...

  6. National action on crime gangs urged

    Posted Dec 09th 2006, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... Ting Shi A national framework for co-operation in the fight against organised crime is urgently needed, a state publication says, warning of its 'serious consequences'. Organised crime was becoming deeply rooted in some regions of northeastern China, subverting economic growth and threatening social order, Outlook magazine, a Xinhua publication, warned. Its commentary ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Bitter power struggle as election looms for Wo On Lok triad

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... controlled by the triad group and arresting 15 mainland prostitutes. The operation, led by the organised crime and triad bureau and Kowloon West regional anti-triad squad, was the force's way ... trouble," a senior officer said. The Wo On Lok's business is crime- extortion, loan sharking, drug trafficking and the control of nightclubs, mahjong dens and massage parlours. According ...

  9. Two triad bosses sentenced to death

    Posted Aug 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alice Yan ting.yan@scmp.com Two kingpins of the biggest triad crime syndicate in Wenzhou have been sentenced to death, while another boss has received a suspended death sentence. According ... group soon. On Monday, the intermediate court and eight lower courts in the city announced verdicts on a total of 187 suspects involved in 46 triad- related crimes such as murder, the Wenzhou ...

  10. Top store raided for selling triad T-shirt

    Posted Nov 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam, Clifford Lo

    ... Fuk-chuen of the Organised Crime and Triad Bureau warned those who had bought the T-shirts not to wear them because by doing so they would break the law and could face penalties of up to seven ...




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