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  1. Criminal home violence rises to six cases a day

    Posted Apr 29th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police recorded an average of six cases of criminal domestic violence every day in the first three months of the year, new crime figures show. The number of such cases increased from 482 between January and March last year to 571 this year- a rise of 18.5 per cent. The criminal acts involved intimidation, wounding and assault, police said, and accounted for nearly ...

  2. Mudslide county trio face criminal charges

    Posted Sep 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk Three top officials in Xiangfen county, Shanxi, have been arrested and are facing criminal charges on suspicion of covering up the death toll and faking the causes ... rain and had concealed the number of deaths, fully aware that no heavy rain had been recorded on that day in the area, the report added. What they had done violated the criminal law, ...

  3. The rotten truth behind the hype

    Posted Aug 11th 2003, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... revealed 'chaotic fund management, no authorisation procedures or accounting records on money spending'. Two cases alone involved 52 economic crimes and 75 criminal suspects, with 2.27 billion yuan in absconded funds. A random ADB audit last year also discovered '33 kinds of economic criminal cases' involving loan irregularities and embezzlement, amounting to 14.38 ...

  4. Unstable woman turns on prosecutor who sought to jail her

    Posted Jul 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Peter Brieger Prosecutor David Leung could not be blamed if he left court yesterday regretting that Ma Kwai-chun had not been put behind bars. Moments after the Court of Appeal denied his request to incarcerate Ma for attacking a government lawyer, Mr Leu ...

  5. Warehouse worker guilty of arson

    Posted Nov 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A warehouse worker yesterday pleaded guilty in Kwun Tong Court to arson, criminal damage and perverting the course of justice. On August 13, 2007, and January 21, 2008, Law Chun-mo, 26, and others damaged the engines of two cranes and set fire to scrap metal in a recycling facility in Kwun Tong. Law then tried on December 20 last year to remove and damage a car ...

  6. Fire department's failings exposed

    Posted Jan 18th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... having been bought this financial year. The Government Efficiency Unit conducted the study amid concerns over equipment and procurement procedures following last year's inquest into the 2008 ... knowledge about the procedures,' Yuk Wai-fung, of the Efficiency Unit, told Legco's security panel yesterday. Deputy director of fire services Chan Chor-kam admitted manpower was tight ...

  7. talk back

    Posted Apr 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... procedure. As you can imagine, we thought she had gone slightly bonkers and that the idea was ridiculous. Until we picked him up later that afternoon. His entire coat was gone and he looked thin ... all criminals, including triads. There is no reason for not taking action against criminal activities because the criminals are nice to police officers. I am also a nice person, but when ...

  8. Blaze destroys trader's Spanish hopes

    Posted Oct 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wednesday. 'Some of those 15 people have no criminal record and they have no money, so we will also sue the government for compensation,' he said. But Mr Chen knows he faces another long haul. 'Legal procedures work slowly in Spain. My lawyer said it could be three years, five years or 10 years,' he sighed. ...

  9. Fire services urged to review disorganised management systems

    Posted May 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Phyllis Tsang The Fire Services Department is being urged to review the way it is run after its disorganised procurement procedures were revealed during a security panel meeting yesterday. Lawmakers taking part in the meeting said they were shocked at the way the department was managed after discussing its procurement procedures following complaints by firemen of outdated equipment. ...

  10. Mine managers charged with offences punishable by death

    Posted Sep 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... brought the criminal charge- punishable by death- against mine management after a deadly accident. On September 8 last year a gas explosion at the Xinhua No 4 Mine in Pingdingshan killed 76 ... it was a mainland first. A coal mine manager normally only faces administrative punishment, or the criminal charge of 'violating safety regulations and resulting in major accidents', which carries ...




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