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  1. 'Abduction victim' leads police to triad brothel

    Posted Apr 09th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Three mainlanders have claimed that a triad-run racket smuggled them into the city and forced them into prostitution, according to police. The alleged prostitution ring came ... that was used as a brothel, believed to have been controlled by the Wo Shing Wo triad society. 'The woman was told that she had no chance of escaping as a pimp would monitor her closely,' ...

  2. Triad boss may have been among suspects netted in counterfeit raid

    Posted Jul 19th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... Police believe a senior triad member who recently challenged their authority on the streets of Kowloon was among the people caught in a counterfeiting raid this week. Sources say the Yau Ma Tei area commander of the Wo Shing Wo triad was probably among thirteen men and four women aged between 18 and 50 arrested during the raids on Thursday. All the suspects are believed ...

  3. 22 arrests as war on triads continues

    Posted Apr 01st 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police rounded up 22 people in the fifth consecutive night of raids on entertainment venues believed to be controlled by the 14K triad society. Police raided 19 premises during ... Eight men and three women, aged between 17 and 61, were arrested in a unit in Temple Street, Yau Ma Tei, at 11pm on Wednesday, on suspicion of attending a triad meeting. Police said three ...

  4. In Brief

    Posted Jan 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 72 arrested in raid on yau ma tei gamblers Police arrested 70 men and two women and seized $940,000 during a crackdown on triad-controlled gambling in Yau Ma Tei yesterday. Sixty-three ... A police spokeswoman said the gambling in Public Square Street was controlled by the Wo Shing Wo triad society. Pirated music discs worth $700,000 seized Customs officers arrested a Hong Kong man ...

  5. Gang warfare fears after Temple Street brawl

    Posted Jun 21st 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... the junction with Nanking Street shortly after 7.30am. Two suspected 14K triad members encountered six or seven Nepalis after drinking heavily at a nearby pub, according to police. The Nepalis were ... jumped out of the van, some of the men ran off. Police said two Nepalis carrying a knife and plastic chair were still fighting at the spot with the two alleged triad members, who were armed ...

  6. Decorated officer jailed for taking bribe

    Posted Mar 05th 2006, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... a suspected triad. Yesterday, the disgraced detective was jailed for 15 months for accepting rent-free accommodation worth $20,000 in Macau in return for giving favourable police treatment to Ngan ... for exemplary and devoted service in the Hong Kong Police Force in 2002, a year after first meeting Ngan during a criminal damage investigation while attached to the Kowloon West regional anti-triad ...

  7. Paint-attack vandals target Albert Yeung again

    Posted Apr 24th 2005, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... Raymond Ma Anti-triad police officers are investigating renewed acts of vandalism against businesses belonging to entertainment mogul Albert Yeung Sau-shing. The first attack ... three locations, along with plastic cups believed to have contained the paint. Officers from the Organised Crime and Triad Bureau are investigating the case. No one has been arrested. ...

  8. Extortion victims told to call police

    Posted Jul 14th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Police have asked victims who were blackmailed by triads in West Kowloon to report the cases following the arrest of a 35-year-old man. Since May this year, some shops operating in Yau Ma Tei have been threatened by members of triad societies, police said. Five shops reported the threats to Yau Ma Tei police. At about 11pm on Wednesday a man who declared himself ...

  9. Police flex their muscles with raids on clubs

    Posted Mar 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Benjamin Wong Officers' show of strength follows confrontation with 50 suspected triad members in a disco during a routine operation on Saturday night Police raided discos and other entertainment establishments in a show of strength across West Kowloon yesterday, a day after about 50 alleged triad members again challenged the authority of the police. The raids in Yau Ma Tei, ...

  10. City Briefs

    Posted Apr 27th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The officers had been called after a fight broke out when the debt collector arrived at a flat on the 14th floor of the Ho Kwan Building, Jordan Road, claiming to be a triad member and demanding money from the resident. Both were arrested and treated for minor injuries at Kwong Wah Hospital after the group was freed by firemen. three hurt by suspected triads outside nightclub Three people ...




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