• Wednesday
  • October 22, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:34pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 27 for smuggling

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Customs hunts 300 buyers of smuggled cigarettes

    Posted May 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of HK$5.5 million were stored. Two men were arrested. Customs hit the place hours after a cross-border truck from Shenzhen smuggled in a consignment hidden in the hollow centres of 10 piles ...

  2. Smugglers' 'floating godown' seized

    Posted Jan 05th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A barge specially built with four hatches in its hull to transfer smuggled goods onto mainland-bound speedboats has been seized by marine police in an anti-smuggling operation off Lantau. Police arrested a mainland man, 46, and seized HK$340,000 worth of smuggled computer hard disks aboard the vessel. But more than 10 smugglers fled in four speedboats towards ...

  3. HK$10.7m in smuggled goods seized

    Posted Sep 12th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Marine police arrested two men and seized HK$10.7 million worth of smuggled goods in two operations. Men were seen loading goods into speedboats on the Sai Wan Tsui waterfront at 7.30pm on Monday. As police approached, a group fled in the speedboats. Officers arrested two local men and seized electronic goods. In the other case, police seized illicit cigarettes worth ...

  4. Nine arrested for smuggling off Sai Kung

    Posted Jul 20th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Marine police arrested nine men and seized more than HK$10 million worth of smuggled goods from a cargo vessel off Sai Kung. Another 10 smugglers escaped towards the mainland in five speedboats after a high-speed chase. The arrests were made after goods were seen being loaded onto the speedboats from the vessel in Clear Water Bay shortly before noon on Wednesday. Nine ...

  5. Smuggling suspects held after police boat rammed in chase

    Posted Sep 14th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... the lives of our officers as well as the smugglers themselves.' He said intelligence revealed the two suspects were members of one of two active smuggling syndicates that used powerful ...

  6. 5 held over cigarettes worth HK$3.6m

    Posted Apr 21st 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Customs officers arrested five men, seized HK$3.6 million worth of smuggled cigarettes and impounded two trucks in On Ping Street, Sha Tin, yesterday. One truck used to smuggle 230 boxes of cigarettes came from Shenzhen via the Man Kam To border checkpoint hours before it arrived in Sha Tin at 1pm. The other truck, controlled by a distribution syndicate, came to pick ...

  7. HK$760,000 of illegal cigarettes seized

    Posted Jul 16th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Marine police seized contraband cigarettes worth HK$760,000 on a motorised sampan in Deep Bay in an anti-smuggling operation. Two boats were spotted on radar off Tsim Bei Tsui, but as police closed in, one of the boats headed for Shenzhen. The other boat sped towards Deep Bay and two men abandoned it, swimming ashore and escaping. Officers seized 32 boxes of illicit cigarettes ...

  8. HK$600,000 haul of lobsters

    Posted Mar 30th 2011, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Two mainland-bound speedboats carrying 100 boxes of live lobsters were intercepted and two Hong Kong men, aged 47 and 48, were arrested on board in an anti-smuggling operation in Mirs Bay. Police said the consignment was destined for Shenzhen and was worth about HK$600,000. The speedboats were stopped after a chase off Shek Ngau Chau in Mirs Bay, about 4 kilometres from ...

  9. 21 nabbed for pirated computer games

    Posted Jun 26th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... the syndicate appeared to have smuggled the goods from the mainland and sold them in Wan Chai. ...

  10. Six held after boat with VCDs intercepted

    Posted Oct 12th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Customs officers arrested six mainlanders and seized HK$12.7 million worth of smuggled VCDs after intercepting a mainland-bound fishing boat near the sea boundary off Magazine Island late on Wednesday night. The 529 cartons of video compact discs, including music videos and television dramas, were hidden in secret compartments, customs spokesman Carl Lam Chi-keung ...




SCMP.com Account