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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLICING

    Retired expat police officer's book tells of life on the beat in 1970s Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 06:15am by Lana Lam

    ... in the force. "There was a very strong working relationship between the expatriates and locals when I was in the force and nothing's changed," he said. The book details a drug bust ... was a lot of drug trafficking down there and it was an intimidating place to be." Another chapter in the book details how, shortly after becoming a detective, he was called in to meet ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1591944/retired-expat-officers-book-tells-life-beat-1970s-hong-kong
  2. News - China Insider - CRIME

    Chinese celebrity apologises for meth use amid high-profile nationwide drug crackdown

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 03:51pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... evening amid a series of well-publicised trials and public burnings of narcotics throughout the country to mark the United Nations international day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking. ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Chen Wanning is the latest figure from the entertainment industry to be detained as police attempt to tackle China's growing drug problem Chen ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1541659/chinese-celebrity-apologises-meth-use-amid-high-profile-drug
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:54am by STAFF

    ... Our message of zero tolerance against drugs takes priority Philippine President Benigno Aquino defends withholding an award from national film star because of a drug conviction   It's ... conviction and vows to protect vulnerable young people   I have abused my position as a professional sportsman Disgraced former New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent is banned for life from cricket ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1544491/who-said-it
  4. Sport - Racing

    Jockey Club stance on controversial drug Lasix the only choice

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 07:46pm by Michael Cox

    ... competitive disadvantage. The decision was a no-brainer, really. It would have seemed sanctimonious to, on one hand, stand on a soapbox proclaiming that racing’s equine competitors should be drug ... and Lasix stops EIPH. Critics say it is used primarily as a performance-enhancing drug, dropping a horse’s body weight dramatically on raceday, and perhaps acts as a masking agent for other ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1593245/jockey-club-stance-controversial-drug-lasix-only-choice
  5. News - China - DRUGS

    Shamed actor Ko Chen-tung faces criminal probe when he returns to Taiwan

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 12:18pm by WU NAN, Andrea Chen, Lawrence Chung

    ... of action star Jackie Chan, was taken into custody for "providing a shelter for others to abuse drugs" along with Ko on August 14. Police say they recovered more than 100 grams ... after serving 14 days in detention in Beijing for drug offences, according to Taiwan prosecutors. The 23-year-old actor, also known as Kai Ko, was released from detention early yesterday. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1581663/actor-ko-released-detention-after-14-days
  6. Sport - Rugby

    NZRU chief denies cover-up of players abusing sleeping pills

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 10:51pm by Reuters

    ... of the 2011 World Cup quarter-final against Argentina. The abuse of prescription drugs has been a hot issue in New Zealand since the country's rugby league governing body said it was probing ... Reuters in Wellington Steve Tew insists it did not try to hide misuse at 2011 World Cup by Cory Jane and Israel Dagg Cover-up on abuse of sleeping pills denied New Zealand Rugby Union ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/fifteens/article/1453458/nzru-chief-denies-cover-players-abusing-sleeping-pills
  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    No lighter sentence for animal abuser after judge rejects deal with prosecutor

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 03:51am by CHRIS LAU

    ... Chris Lau chris.lau@scmp.com Man who deprived 100 cats and dogs of care gets four months in jail after judge rejects deal No lighter sentence for animal abuser A prosecutor erred ... serious charges against Chang Kwai-ming, 60, and sentenced him to four months in jail. Kwun Tong Court heard that Chang had abused more than 100 dogs and cats by failing to give them a safe home ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1584634/no-lighter-sentence-animal-abuser-after-judge-rejects-deal-prosecutor
  8. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 31, 2014

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 05:23am by LETTERS

    ... example of celebrity drug abusers Earlier this month, police found more than 100 grams of marijuana in the home of Jaycee Chan, son of Jackie Chan. He has been detained on drug-related charges ... and show self discipline. In not doing so, they have let everyone down. Drug abuse by celebrities is a growing problem as teenage fans are easily influenced. I think Jaycee Chan and Ko should ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1581970/letters-editor-august-31-2014
  9. News - World - CRIME

    US$65m raid on Los Angeles' garment district in drug cash laundering probe

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 09:07pm by MCT

    ... they allege were part of a widespread attempt by Mexican drug cartels to launder narcotics profits. Nine people were arrested on Wednesday in raids targeting 70 locations, many of them businesses in the fashion district. Those arrested included two members of the Chen family who import clothing from China and are accused of laundering US$75,000 for drug traffickers and federal agents posing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1590298/us65m-raid-los-angeles-garment-district-drug-cash-laundering-probe
  10. News - Asia

    Australian father charged with sexually abusing surrogate twin daughters

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 11:35pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Canberra, Australia Father charged with abusing surrogate twins An Australian man has been charged with sexually abusing twin girls he fathered several years ago to a Thai surrogate mother, according to local media reports. The man, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, was charged in a New South Wales state court last year with indecent dealings ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1584032/australian-father-charged-sexually-abusing-surrogate-twin-daughters

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