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  1. In Brief

    Posted Dec 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... off. Smuggled goods seizures rise The Customs and Excise Department seized HK$320 million worth of smuggled goods in the first 10 months of this year, an 8 per cent increase on the same period ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Jul 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Elizabeth Hospital. Driver held for smuggling A 37-year-old truck driver was arrested on his way to Shenzhen after HK$1.8 million worth of smuggled computer hardware was found in a false compartment ...

  3. In Brief

    Posted May 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... over smuggled cigarettes Customs officers arrested a driver, 51, after discovering HK$2.08 million worth of smuggled cigarettes in his truck at Lok Ma Chau border checkpoint at 5pm on Thursday. ...

  4. Vietnamese shoplifting syndicate smashed

    Posted Nov 11th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police say they smashed a shoplifting syndicate that smuggled Vietnamese into Hong Kong and trained them to steal from chain stores. The gang stole goods valued at more than ... police had cracked down on such a 'well-organised' shoplifting syndicate. 'Investigations showed Vietnamese were smuggled into the mainland from Vietnam by land and went ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    24 police rewards totalling HK$9.7m put up for unsolved crimes in city

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... "It's possible the stolen goods were smuggled out of Hong Kong and sold on the black market," the officer said. The two thieves are believed to be aged between 40 and 50, 1.7 metres tall ...

  6. Customs seize record amount of ketamine

    Posted Mar 15th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 4.48pm: Customs officers have seized a record amount of ketamine following raids on an international ketamine-smuggling syndicate. The raids were carried out at Hong Kong International Airport at Chek Lap Kok, in Tsim Sha Tsui and Hung Hom in the past two days. A spokesman said on Tuesday that during the operation, codenamed 'Bayonet', ...

  7. New visa scheme could lead to crime wave on HK's streets

    Posted Apr 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a problem with people who overstay and this has been made worse by the recession. I also think we will see an increase in the smuggling of cigarettes and alcohol. I have already noticed prostitutes ...

  8. Two held in HK$1.3m Sha Tin Ecstasy raid

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

    ... seized 13,000 Ecstasy tablets and more than HK$240,000 in cash. 'An initial investigation showed the consignment was smuggled into Hong Kong from the mainland. We believe it was to supply ...

  9. Intelligence key to beating drug gangs: customs chief

    Posted Jan 26th 2007, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... including Liu Xiaohui, deputy director of the Anti-Smuggling Bureau of the General Administration of Customs. Senior customs officers from nations including the US, Britain and India also attended. ...

  10. City Briefs

    Posted Dec 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with submerged oil tank Customs officers seized 400 litres of smuggled petrol from a submerged oil tank hooked to a tow boat. The suspended tank was on its way to the mainland for a refill. Three men ...




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