• Tuesday
  • October 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:53pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 89 for drug

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Police bust triad ring using young drug addicts

    Posted Apr 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Police have smashed a triad-controlled syndicate that recruited youngsters to sell illegal substances after getting them hooked on free drugs ... and on Tuesday night. Police believe the suspects, aged from 17 to 27, are members of the Wo Shing Wo triad. Last night, officers were looking for two more men in connection with the case. Illegal drugs ...

  2. Sting busts drug gangs using teens as couriers

    Posted Aug 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Two baby-faced policemen posed as video-game enthusiasts, leading to a bust on two triad-related gangs that recruited teenagers to deliver drugs ... and 17 who were allegedly recruited by the gangs to deliver drugs in Tai Po and Sheung Shui. One of them is a secondary school pupil. In April, the two undercover agents were sent to game centres ...

  3. Triad ketamine haul worth HK$10m seized

    Posted May 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Police seized 93kg of drugs and chemical additives- enough to produce HK$10 million worth of ketamine- in a raid on a subdivided flat in Sham Shui Po. ... additives and drug manufacturing equipment was seized. The additives, including caffeine, were used to dilute the high-grade ketamine before its distribution, a police investigator said. 'The ...

  4. 25 held in raids to halt drug sales to youngsters in Tuen Mun

    Posted Jan 21st 2011, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Two leaders of Sun Yee On triad 'crews' were among 25 people arrested in co-ordinated raids after a year-long undercover operation to stop drugs being sold ... youngsters in entertainment venues in Tuen Mun and recruited them into the gang.' The officer said the crews were also selling illegal drugs to customers in pubs, billiard rooms and karaoke bars ...

  5. Asian drug links reach south with meth deals

    Posted Sep 12th 2010, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... from methamphetamine and realised they needed contacts to buy the drug, or its main ingredient, pseudoephedrine, from a source country like the mainland. Quickly, Asian organised crime groups became crucial players in the drug trade and over time their international links made them the real power brokers. 'Commodity is power,' Detective Senior Sergeant Chris Cahill, ...

  6. Mall delivers some thoughts on the subjects of drugs and triads

    Posted Feb 06th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... to promote drugs and triads. There are white T-shirts that carry a photo of a bottle of cough syrup or a bag of cannabis. The ad says the subject targets the Dangerous Drugs Ordinance, so ...

  7. 12-year-old among 30 arrested in drug raids

    Posted Aug 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... youths aged 12 and up. Twelve, including six students, were arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking. Another 18 suspects, including 14 students, were allegedly involved in illegal assembly ... Officers had not uncovered any drug trafficking in schools. Meanwhile, four youths aged 15 to 19 were arrested in Ho Man Tin later in the day for possession of drugs and 15 grams of ketamine ...

  8. City Digest

    Posted Jul 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 24 held after drug raids on Lantau Police arrested 25 people and seized 350 grams of ketamine, 20 water pipes and HK$40,000 in cash in several raids early yesterday in Tung Chung and Pui O on Lantau. Most of the arrests were made on Pui O beach where a party was being held and police suspected participants had taken drugs. An officer said those arrested- 18 males and seven females aged ...

  9. 22 arrests as war on triads continues

    Posted Apr 01st 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... the seven-hour operation, which ended at 4am yesterday, including nightclubs, massage centres, mahjong parlours, a drug den and a disco in Yau Ma Tei, Mongkok, Shau Kei Wan, Causeway Bay and Wan Chai. ... extendable batons and a knife were seized there. In a separate raid on the 348 Disco in Nathan Road, Yau Ma Tei, officers arrested two men for drug trafficking and another for failing to produce ...

  10. Ex-triad says it's no life, despite the image

    Posted Jan 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... by selling pirate VCDs (video compact discs) and drugs. He also started using drugs himself. He said he was not as rich as one would have thought because he needed to buy drugs, pay for bail and legal fees when he was arrested, and most importantly to offer his followers food and entertainment to keep their loyalty. He was arrested three times for drug-related offences, serving one- ...




SCMP.com Account