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  1. Nothing glamorous about a bunch of thugs

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

    ... Recently, an expert on triads from the police force held a seminar to teach young offenders about this taboo topic. I think talks of this kind are a good idea. Teenagers love to try things their parents tell them not to. Showing them that triad life is not glamorous or cool will put them off. We live in a world where information is easy to access, and teenagers are curious. Not talking ...

  2. Triads will pay for declaring war, police vow

    Posted Mar 30th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo We will not tolerate their challenge and such midnight violence... They have to pay the price, says Kowloon West senior superintendent Triads have declared war on police and the force would make them 'pay the price', a Kowloon West police chief said yesterday after a third consecutive night of raids on triad activities. 'They have declared a war on us. We ...

  3. Triad death throes

    Posted Apr 09th 2005, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... of 15 seconds, four masked men wielding meat cleavers last month underlined in blood the reputation of the triads for calculated brutality and sent a shudder of speculation that the gangs ... and suffering multiple chop wounds- it was the first attack of its kind on an expatriate in Hong Kong. 'It was shocking because we were crossing a line from the situation where triads fight other ...

  4. War on triads can't be won with skirmishes

    Posted Mar 31st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The illicit activities of triad gangs and the attempts by police to curb them have long been a prominent feature of Hong Kong life. But the claim by a senior officer this week that triads ... by some triad members at the weekend must be taken seriously. It simply cannot be tolerated. But the high-profile reaction, including a vow to make triads pay the price for their actions, ...

  5. Police vow to tackle young triad recruits

    Posted Sep 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Benjamin Wong Campaign launched after doubling of arrests among school children for gang-related crimes in New Territories South The number of youngsters arrested for triad related ... be launched to prevent students from joining triad societies. Ms Cheung stressed that the vast majority of the juvenile triad-related crimes in the region were minor in nature, such as claiming ...

  6. Apology by triad leaders fails to halt raids

    Posted Mar 31st 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Two top triad leaders have apparently apologised to the police and promised to discipline their followers in a bid to thwart an escalating police crackdown. The 14K leaders ... night continued for the fourth consecutive night to raid entertainment premises believed to be controlled by the triad group. Police have arrested 60 people since they launched their operation ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Victory for police in their new front against triads

    Posted Nov 13th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as a sharp reminder of a well-publicised claim by a senior officer last March that triads had declared war on the police. Illicit activities by triads and police efforts to curb them are nothing new ... on suspected triad-run premises in West Kowloon served to boost confidence in the police. The show of strength was backed up with strong words about zero tolerance of triads- a policy that is not so ...

  9. 1,800 seized in cross-border crackdown on triad gangs

    Posted Nov 18th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Hong Kong police have seized more than 1,800 suspected triad members, their associates and mainland prostitutes in a crackdown on triads with the Guangdong and Macau ... the Guangdong Public Security Bureau arrested 1,124 people but it was not known how many Hong Kong suspects were involved. The operation, codenamed 'Wintry Sun', targeted active triad members, ...

  10. Crime increase

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

    ... Police figures show a steep rise in crimes involving triads, intimidation and guns in January compared to a year ago. How can the increase in these crimes be curbed? Share your views: write to us ...




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