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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Thirteen schoolboys held in Sun Yee On triad crackdown

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 04:51pm by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Police have busted the Kowloon East faction of the Sun Yee On triad and made 58 arrests, nine of them aged between 13 and 16, officers say. The crackdown ... the arrests of the boys did not signal triad infiltration in schools as they attended 11 different schools. "Many [youngsters] are lured by small perks such as free meals or drinks," Yue ...

  2. Ancient village resists developer

    Posted Jan 18th 2011, 12:00am by Danny Mok, Simpson Cheung

    ... named a developer without any open tender. Two of the villagers were admitted to hospital last year after they were beaten by triad members as they campaigned against land seizures. 'This ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Triads infiltrated camps of Occupy supporters and detractors, say police

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 06:37am by SAMUEL CHAN, Clifford Lo

    ... Samuel Chan and Clifford Lo Police investigating role of Wo Shing Wo and Sun Yee On triad groups in violence The enemy within Up to 200 gangsters from two major triads across the city were ... but police planned to launch operations targeting those triads soon. "They were well organised and came with a purpose," Superintendent Dan Ng Wai-hon, of the Organised Crime and Triad ...

  4. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    The price of allowing triads to harass umbrella movement

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 04:48am by Howard Winn

    ... and also triad involvement both in support of anti-occupy groups and as suspected agitators in Kowloon West. SVA warned that tacit acceptance of overt triad activity under the banner of "blue ribbons" or United Front organisations, "may perhaps help the Hong Kong and mainland governments meet their short-term objectives". However, the blatant triad involvement will cause ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Allegations of police mishandling and collusion with triads must be probed

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 03:04pm by Albert Cheng

    ... mishandling and collusion with triads must be probed Since last Friday, many in Hong Kong have been asking the same question: have the police in any way condoned or collaborated with triads ... on their shirts started tearing down protesters' tents in Mong Kok. The police presence was weak and the scene chaotic. The situation took a violent turn in the evening when scores of apparent triad ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Pro-Beijing activist compares organisers of student strikes to 'triad gangs'

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 12:05pm by Peter So

    ... Peter So peter.so@scmp.com Class boycott students compared to triad gangs A member of the anti-Occupy alliance has likened people organising student strikes in support of universal suffrage to triad gangs. "There is no difference from triad gangs if the class boycott campaigners incite students to participate in 'wave after wave' of protests and eventually get ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Frustration grows over Occupy protests in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 04:38am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Frustration grows over Occupy protests Was it a case of the police failing to do their job, so triads took matters into their own hands? Or perhaps they were ... approaching and picking on young protesters. Given the districts in question, it's not unreasonable to assume some of them were triads. But mainland-hired agents? Highly unlikely. Perhaps those ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Alleged triad member slashed in latest suspected revenge attack

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 02:45am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Alleged triad member slashed in 'revenge' attack A 19-year-old suspected triad member was fighting for his life in hospital last night after he ... amid a dispute between the Tsim Sha Tsui and Tseung Kwan O factions of the Sun Yee On triad, according to a police source close to the investigation. In an effort to thwart the escalating ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Triad surveillance stepped up after chopping attack on gangland boss

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 04:34am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Revenge attacks feared after alleged gangster hurt amid underworld struggle for power Police on high alert after triad chopping Police have stepped up surveillance on a notorious triad amid fears of revenge attacks after a brazen chopper assault on an alleged gangland boss last week. Sources say the 49-year-old victim is connected to a casino junket ...

  10. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    HSBC distances itself from David Eldon's blog

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 05:11am by Howard Winn

    ... of the umbrella movement has been to shine a light on triad activity. It is astonishing that a large organised group of masked men can just turn up in Admiralty and Causeway Bay as they did on Monday ... and were well organised. Triad attacks on protesters in Mong Kok also seem to have been organised. To hear people talk about them in the media you would think that they were one of the pillars ...




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