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  1. Children under care after father's killing

    Posted Feb 16th 2011, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... that he died of head injuries, police said. Yesterday, officers from the Kwai Tsing district crime squad returned to the family's flat and took with them a wooden pole and some clothes ... the 40-year-old woman on Monday, on suspicion of killing her husband at their Kwai Chung home. She was charged with one count of murder and will appear in Tsuen Wan Court this morning. Detectives ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Apr 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Worker dies in Kwai Chung fall A worker, 49, died after falling from the eighth floor to the fourth-floor canopy of a building under construction in Ta Chuen Ping Street, Kwai Chung, at about 10.35am. He was taken to Princess Margaret Hospital, where he was declared dead. The Labour Department is following up the case. Police seek paint splasher Police are looking for a man who ...

  3. Raids net 33 illegal workers, 3 employers

    Posted Dec 30th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... in their home countries. The officers raided 42 workplaces in Kwai Chung, Tsuen Wan, Tsing Yi, Sha Tin, Pat Heung, Tin Shui Wai and Ta Kwu Ling and checked 293 people's identity documents. ... Thirty-three illegal workers and three employers were arrested in a joint operation by police and the Immigration and Labour departments. Officers searched recycling depots, warehouses, ...

  4. Docking of pay for officer facing criminal charges 'not a violation'

    Posted Feb 14th 2007, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... counts of fraud. Mr Justice Anselmo Reyes, in the Court of First Instance, had ruled that docking Yeung's pay leading up to the trial violated the presumption of innocence enshrined ... interdicting was any more prejudicial than the provisions for summary dismissal of workers under the Employment Ordinance, the judgment said. Chung Kam-wah, chairman of the Junior Police Officers' ...

  5. Gang of women robbing old men

    Posted Jan 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... pockets,' said Chief Inspector Ng Kwok-keung of Kwai Tsing district crime squad. 'The man was persuaded that the money would be returned to him if he took the pair home.' After going ... and 44 yesterday in connection with the two cases, which happened on the Tai Wo Hau Estate in Kwai Chung on January 6 and 12. Officers believe the women, who came from the mainland in October ...

  6. Painful ordeal puts English in the dock

    Posted Oct 24th 2004, 12:00am by Cliff Buddle

    ... Cliff Buddle A coroner's inquest is, under any circumstances, a painful and emotional ordeal for relatives of the deceased. So it is easy to understand their frustration if the proceedings are conducted in a language they cannot understand. This was the unhappy situation facing relatives of medical workers who died during the Sars outbreak when the inquiry into their deaths ...

  7. Agony of a toothache drives man to suicide

    Posted Jan 04th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A welfare recipient tried to kill himself by burning charcoal in his home in Tsing Yi yesterday because his toothache was unbearable and he could not afford to see a dentist. ... in Yee Yat House, Tsing Yi Estate, at about 2pm after his neighbour noticed smoke pouring out of his flat. Firefighters broke through the front door and found the man unconscious ...

  8. Mum left son home alone to go gambling

    Posted Jul 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com A mother who left her four-year-old son alone at home to go gambling in Macau was put on 12 months' probation yesterday. Cheung Kwai-mui, a 40-year-old housewife, went to Macau when her four-year-old son was asleep at home on the Shek Yam Estate, Kwai Tsing, last month. The boy called police when he woke up the next morning and found his mother ...

  9. Woman, 20, falls onto MTR tracks

    Posted Apr 13th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam A 20-year-old woman fell onto railway tracks at Kwai Fong station after losing her balance at about 8am yesterday. Other passengers on the platform helped her get back to safety. The woman went to Princess Margaret Hospital for treatment, then returned to the station, where she told MTR staff of her fall and reported the case to the police. MTR staff had not known about ...

  10. Eight arrested in anti-pornography raids

    Posted Jan 01st 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Police, including anti-triad officers, arrested eight people and seized 30,000 pornographic discs worth HK$1.4 million in Kowloon Bay and Kwai Chung yesterday. Officers first raided a Kowloon Bay industrial building and arrested one local man and three mainlanders- a man and two women. They then raided four shops in a Kwai Chung shopping mall and arrested four more ...




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