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  1. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Interior designer arrested for posting fake stamp duty statement online

    Posted Feb 16th 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... dates and tax rates to imply the new 15 per cent stamp duty for non-local buyers would be increased to 30 per cent. It also claimed that, according to "internal information", ...

  2. News - China - CRIME

    Guangdong authorities say more than 3,000 arrested in sex trade crackdown

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 05:08am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com Authorities in Guangdong say their campaign to stamp out prostitution, originally due to end last month, will continue until at least December Sex trade ... of the city's public security bureau, have been suspended from duty on suspicion of protecting prostitution businesses. Several high-profile hotel owners, including Liang Yaohui, a deputy ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Hong Kong police launch special team against illegal World Cup bets

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 04:06am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Hong Kong police mount operation to stamp out multimillion-dollar illegal soccer betting in coordination with Interpol in nine countries Special team ... countries, local police are coordinating efforts to eliminate the multimillion-dollar problem. Police in the city also say they are being thwarted in attempts to stamp out illegal soccer betting ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Police seize HK$69m in illegal soccer bets since start of World Cup

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 07:34pm

    ... officers from several police districts. In the latest crackdown, the Hong Kong Island special duty squad arrested an suspected bookmaker when they raided an apartment in the Lai Wan Building ...

  5. News - Asia - CRIME

    Two Australia cops charged for raping woman while on duty

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 04:01pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Brisbane Two Australian police officers were on Friday charged with raping a woman while on duty, in a case that Queensland Police Commissioner Ian Stewart said was a blow to the force’s reputation. The men, aged 28 and 29, were each charged with five counts of rape, one count of assault with intent to commit rape and with deprivation of liberty. Neither ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Gunman Li Tak-yan had a history of attacking neighbours

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 11:49am by Clifford Lo, SAMUEL CHAN, LO WEI

    ... grenades into the flat and two "Flying Tigers" special duty officers slid down ropes and entered. Li was found unconscious with a 7.62mm gun by his side. A second 7.62mm weapon was found ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    'Leave! Now! Take cover! You're in the firing range': behind the scenes of Hong Kong estate gunman drama

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 05:20am by SAMUEL CHAN, LO WEI, Johnny Tam

    ... a gun at home," said one resident after the suspect was taken to hospital. The most recent media reports of the Special Duties Unit being deployed were in 2011, when a haul of 567kg ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Kai Tak shoot-out residents say they were kept in the dark

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 05:20am by Johnny Tam, SAMUEL CHAN, LO WEI

    ... the gunman remained at large. Police closed only the 10th floor later that morning after locating the flat in which the suspect lived. Two teams from the Special Duties Unit were deployed. One team, ...

  9. News - China - CRIME

    Crackdown on 'three vices' goes national after Dongguan scandal

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 03:57am by Teddy Ng

    ... or soft-heartedness," said a notice posted on the ministry's official website yesterday. Police officers who shirked their duty would be held accountable, and any officer caught protecting offenders would ... the vice crackdown would become a second major campaign launched by the central government, following the continuing drive to stamp out corruption. "By combating the sex trade, gambling ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    HK$2m of cigarettes found in dehumidifiers

    Posted May 09th 2014, 03:36am by Clifford Lo

    ... the machines were heavier than usual and were not equipped with wheels. Each of the machines stored 70 boxes of illicit cigarettes. The consignment, with a duty potential of HK$1.3 million, ...




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