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  1. Gang ritual lands triad members in prison

    Posted Jan 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Adrian Wan adrian.wan@scmp.com A group of men who staged a gangland tribute to the slain leader of a faction of one of Hong Kong's most powerful triad gangs- the Sun Yee On- were ... months to expose them. Lee was chopped to death by rival gangsters from the Wo Shing Wo triad group as he stepped out of his Mercedes-Benz at the Kowloon Shangri-La hotel early one morning ...

  2. Police warn as six held after triad gangs clash

    Posted Apr 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo Police have sought to deliver a stern warning to troublemakers after a clash between two triad gangs over a disputed debt left five suspected gang members injured. Officers ... Tsui. 'The raids delivered a strong message that police will show zero tolerance towards triads, and enforcement action will be taken if any trouble erupts,' a veteran officer said. ...

  3. 54 arrested in raids across city as police target triad kingpins

    Posted Dec 01st 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo An alleged triad faction leader nicknamed Temple Long got a rude shock on Monday night as he hosted a barbecue at Deep Water Bay Beach, which police say was intended to introduce new recruits and show how strong his group was. Acting on information from an undercover agent who joined the Wo Shing Wo triad society a year ago, police raided the barbecue, arresting 34 ...

  4. 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

    ... and of medium build. The Sham Shui Po district crime squad is investigating. The second-largest reward, HK$800,000, is for information leading to the arrests of four Wo Shing Wo triad members wanted over the death of Lee Tai-lung, head of the Tsim Sha Tsui faction of the Sun Yee On triad. Lee, 41, was rammed by a car outside the Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui before being hacked ...

  5. Bus drivers milked for millions by triad, police say

    Posted Mar 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police are investigating a triad gang that is believed to have controlled three red minibus routes and pocketed at least HK$14 million a year as protection fees from drivers. The investigation came as an alleged former dragonhead of Wo Shing Wo triad society, who stepped down last month, was arrested along with two others on Sunday for laundering more than HK$4 million ...

  6. 'God of racing' among three triad leaders held in crackdown

    Posted Nov 11th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Three alleged top triad leaders were among 66 people arrested yesterday in a continuing crackdown on organised crime- a battle described by a senior officer as 'never-ending'. The arrests included the alleged Tsim Sha Tsui faction leader of the 14K triad, nicknamed Teddy. Police said he was an officer bearer for the society and responsible for communicating ...

  7. Arson and murder suspect returned to HK

    Posted Dec 20th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong A suspect in a 1997 arson and murder case in Tsim Sha Tsui has been returned to Hong Kong from the mainland. Shenzhen officials handed Choi Kam-fai, 33, to the organised crime and triad bureau at the Huanggang Boundary Control Office yesterday. Choi, one of three Sun Yee On triad members who allegedly lobbed Molotov cocktails into a karaoke club in Prat Avenue, killing 17 ...

  8. Racket targeting scooters broken up

    Posted Nov 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com A gang of three scooter thieves have taken their last joyride for a while, after police arrested them and seized six stolen motorcycles. The arrest of two men and a woman on Wednesday came as motorcycle thefts in the first 10 months of this year totalled 254, compared with 251 for the whole of last year. The Organised Crime and Triad Bureau, ...

  9. Bullets lost in triad raid

    Posted Jul 14th 2007, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok A police officer from the Organised Crime and Triad Bureau lost his speed loader and six bullets during an operation against a group of suspected robbers on Wednesday. A police spokesman confirmed yesterday that an officer had lost the ammunition during an operation and that police were investigating. On Wednesday, the officer and bureau colleagues raided a Mong Kok hotel ...

  10. Police hold 101 in TST triad bust

    Posted Jan 07th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Officers believe operation foiled a bid by Sun Yee On gang to influence village elections, says source More than 100 suspected triads apparently intent on influencing voting in the New Territories rural elections were arrested yesterday after a police stakeout in Tsim Sha Tsui. The arrests were the most in a single anti-triad operation in years. In all, 101 suspected ...




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