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  1. Hunt for baby at landfill after mum dumped her

    Posted Nov 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com A major police search of a Tuen Mun landfill was under way last night for a newborn girl who was abandoned on Wednesday shortly after her birth. Police ... centre in Yuen Long. From there, a rubbish truck took the garbage to the Nim Wan landfill in Tuen Mun later on Wednesday, a police officer said. Dozens of police officers in white protective ...

  2. Police bid to retrieve boy's body from under 8 metres of rubbish at landfill

    Posted Aug 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police are trying to retrieve the body of a three-year-old boy believed to be buried under about 8 metres of garbage in the Tseung Kwan O landfill. They have classified ... and put in a rubbish collection centre in Sheung Heung Road, To Kwa Wan, about 50 days ago. A rubbish truck took it to the landfill, where about 5,500 tonnes of rubbish are dumped every day. ...

  3. Recovery of murdered infant's body dumped at landfill may take a month

    Posted Aug 16th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo It may take as long as a month for the body of three-year-old Leung Chun-hin to be retrieved from beneath tonnes of rubbish in the Tseung Kwan O landfill, police say. ... in a rubbish collection centre in Sheung Heung Road, To Kwa Wan, from where it was taken to the landfill. The area to be searched is as big as a football pitch and the body could be under as much ...

  4. Helper charged with infanticide

    Posted Nov 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the woman, a domestic helper, has not been disclosed. A third day of searches by dozens of police officers at a landfill in Tuen Mun, where the refuse was taken, failed to find the child yesterday. ... in a plastic bag at the rubbish collection point. Police said the search of the Nim Wan landfill would continue. ...

  5. Police to question staff of mortuary

    Posted Jan 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... An investigation has been continuing for almost two weeks, but no criminal element had yet been found. 'After searching the landfill for the body, police will interview the mortuary staff and related ... from hospitals at Tseung Kwan O landfill from December 20 and 21. The baby's body was apparently last seen at the hospital on December 19. Responding to suggestions police had been misled ...

  6. Police rule out criminal charges over disappearance of baby's body

    Posted Feb 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... information the technician provided, police officers searched for the body in clinical waste the hospital dumped on December 20 and 21 at the Tseung Kwan O landfill. They should have also considered ... that police had been aware of doubts about the technician's statements before they searched the landfill. Dr Lau added that hospital waste thrown out a few days before December 19 was located ...

  7. What constitutional crisis? It's a waste crisis we face

    Posted Oct 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... neighbourhood issues such as enlarging a landfill in their backyard. Hence the deadlock over an order signed by the chief executive to expand the Tseung Kwan O landfill by eating into five hectares ...

  8. Urns campaigner attacked with paint

    Posted Oct 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and a villager being chopped for exposing an illegal landfill in Ho Sheung Heung.' Group members marched to the police headquarters in Wan Chai from the High Court in Admiralty yesterday to demand ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted Sep 10th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... arrangements and that the manager, who tried to mediate, had also been attacked. Protest over landfill Residents from more than 30 Tseung Kwan O housing estates staged a protest against plans to expand a landfill in the district. The protesters, who marched from Tiu Keng Leng MTR station to Tseung Kwan O MTR station, were complaining about the bad smell from the landfill. They also read out an open ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Jan 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tsuen Wan, on Sunday after an autopsy found she had been suffocated. 3,000 objections to landfill About 3,000 objections to the Tseung Kwan O landfill extension into Clear Water Bay Country Park ...




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