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  1. 10 held for smuggling stolen cars out of HK

    Posted May 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee and Simpson Cheung Hong Kong organised crime detectives are probing a possible link with the Mongolian underworld after they broke up a car-smuggling gang in Tuen Mun yesterday ... million on to the back of a truck for transportation to a waiting smuggling launch. While declining to say where they believed final destination of the stolen cars was, the police said one ...

  2. 284 arrested in anti-triad sweep

    Posted Jan 10th 2004, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... illegal brothels and love hotels, as well as the sales of pirated and pornographic video discs and smuggled cigarettes, police sources said. The sweep involved about 300 police officers and 220 ... 'Windpipe', police officers and personnel from the other enforcement agencies raided 77 premises. These included massage parlours, illegal brothels, love hotels and shops selling smuggled or pirated ...

  3. 38 triad suspects arrested during overnight raids in Tin Shui Wai

    Posted Jun 14th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... arrested and more than HK$1 million worth of illicit goods seized in Hong Kong. Police said the seizures included pornographic discs and smuggled electronic goods. The operation started ... suspected mainland prostitutes, and seized HK$200,000 worth of smuggled electronic goods in two separate high-speed sea chases on June 1 and 4. ...

  4. In Brief

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

    ... night, the woman was in serious condition in Prince of Wales Hospital. Two held for cigarette smuggling Customs officers were questioning two men from the mainland after arresting them and seizing contraband cigarettes worth HK$1.68 million when they intercepted a truck in Tai Sang Wai, Yuen Long, at about 6am yesterday. The 118 boxes of cigarettes had been smuggled from Shenzhen ...

  5. 8 mainland women held after hotel vice raid

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

    ... Clifford Lo Police say they have smashed a triad-controlled prostitution ring operating at a three-star hotel in Yau Ma Tei that used women from the mainland who were smuggled into Hong ... that the syndicate smuggled girls into Hong Kong from the mainland by sea and then arranged for them to stay in the hotel,' another officer said. 'The fee for the girls was reported to be between ...

  6. Claim of false allegations at trial halts appeal of triad member jailed for murder

    Posted Aug 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle The appeal hearing of a triad gang member sentenced to life in prison for killing an ICAC witness in a multibillion dollar smuggling and bribery case has offered a new twist ... was sentenced to life in prison for plotting the killing of Chui, who had agreed to testify for the ICAC against Mr Tin, his former business partner in a multibillion dollar cigarette-smuggling ...

  7. 91 arrested in New Territories crackdown on triad businesses

    Posted Apr 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... days. Customs and immigration officers also took part in the operation. Entertainment establishments, illegal fuel stations, smuggled cigarette outlets, gambling dens, brothels and places selling pirated computer games and pornographic discs were all targeted. The seizures included 38,600 smuggled cigarettes, 7,000 litres of illicit fuel and 14,900 discs. Small quantities ...

  8. Six held after former top triad leader bashed

    Posted Feb 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... extortion, drug trafficking and car smuggling. They control several nightclubs, mahjong parlours and massage centres. ...

  9. Police hide in truck to ambush triad den

    Posted Jul 27th 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police used a truck to smuggle more than 20 officers into a wholesale fruit market yesterday in Yau Ma Tei to crack down on a gambling den controlled by triads. The Trojan Horse tactic was used to dodge six lookouts guarding three entrances to the fruit market in Reclamation Street, according to Senior Inspector Tsue Chun-tung of the anti-triad unit of Tsim Sha ...

  10. Key witness fails to appear in appeal by triad gang member

    Posted Jul 19th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle An appeal by a triad gang member found guilty of plotting to kill a witness in a multibillion-dollar ICAC smuggling and bribery case was adjourned again yesterday after a key witness failed to appear. Cheng Wui-yiu, who is serving a life sentence for conspiring to kill Tommy Chui To-yan, 38, in Singapore in 1995, was seeking leave to appeal against his conviction ...




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