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  1. Officer linked to organised crime dies in detention

    Posted Sep 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng A former Chongqing deputy police chief being investigated for links with organised crime gangs has died during detention, while another senior officer attempted suicide. Peng ... centres are full and authorities plan to build a new one. Graft dragnet A quarter of Chongqing's police officers have been mobilised in the crackdown on organised crime The number of arrests ...

  2. Chongqing justice chief held in drive against rampant triad crime

    Posted Aug 09th 2009, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau The top justice official of triad-plagued Chongqing municipality has been detained and put under investigation for alleged links with organised crime gangs, China News Service ... Chongqing's police force came months after the municipality's party boss Bo Xilai declared war on rampant organised crime gangs in the booming central municipality, home to more than 30 million ...

  3. Online posts of crime boss' torture deleted

    Posted Jul 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Tze-wei Written accounts of a daunting expose of police torture used on Chongqing crime boss Fan Qihang were swiftly deleted from the internet yesterday, and the municipal deputy ... on Tuesday evening secretly taped recordings and transcripts of his meetings with Fan in a detention centre, revealing details of different methods of torture repeatedly used on the alleged crime ...

  4. True crime

    Posted May 16th 2010, 12:00am by David Phair

    ... organisation. Another was that Notarbartolo returned to the scene of the crime to tie up loose ends. He was arrested, as were some of his accomplices. They have done their time- but the spoils remain unaccounted for. All of this leads to one single, irrevocable conclusion: who was it who said crime doesn't pay? ...

  5. How crime-busters reined in justice chief

    Posted Aug 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of disappearing themselves. Welcome to Chongqing as it surveys the damage from its biggest battle against organised crime. Since June more than 1,500 people have been arrested, including 67 gang bosses, ... many of whom were also crime bosses. Since former Liaoning party chief and Minister of Commerce Bo Xilai took the reins in Chonqging in 2007, fighting crime has been a top priority. In June ...

  6. Sleepless nights for police as crime crusade takes its toll

    Posted Aug 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk in Chongqing and Ng Tze-wei Chongqing's police officers are facing the most severe test of their careers as the municipality charges ahead with a crusade against organised crime - in which members of the police force are as much the target of investigations as triad members. More than 1,500 people have been arrested so far since the crackdown began in June. ...

  7. Crime squad officers investigated after chief arrested

    Posted Sep 25th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... Police are investigating whether more officers are involved in illegal soccer bookmaking after the arrest of a chief inspector. Officers from the Organised Crime and Triad Bureau arrested ... not say whether the officer had been transferred to another post or suspended from duty. Assistant Police Commissioner (Crime) Victor Lo Yik-kee yesterday confirmed the arrest, but declined ...

  8. Fictitious crime lord lures confessions- or idle boasts?

    Posted Sep 15th 2008, 12:00am by Petti Fong

    ... sleeping when a fire ripped through the family's home on May 15, 2006. The city's police chief said that if it was arson, as suspected, it was one of the worst crimes committed ... these things without being involved in the crime,' Mr Clark told the jury. 'The theory of the crown in this case is that the accused, Mr Fry, deliberately poured gasoline into the family ...

  9. Crimes of the art

    Posted Oct 01st 2003, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... and the latter in 2002. Mr Tokeley-Parry estimates that, together, they probably fetched no more than GBP6 million. He argues that stealing such masterpieces is not necessarily a heinous crime because ... - Rubens' Portrait Of A Dominican Monk - was returned seven years later, according to the Irish National Public Service Broadcasting Organisation. This may be the best hope. Mark Dalrymple of Tyler ...

  10. Hollywood portrayal of serial offenders not far from truth

    Posted Jan 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... University said serial criminals did not usually commit crimes for money, which was more a characteristic of organised crime. In May 2008 in Britain, unemployed chemist Sahnoun Daifallah sprayed ... 'It is just that they feel they cannot get caught. But every time they repeat a crime, they will leave some more clues,' Lai said. ...




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