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  1. City Briefs

    Posted Apr 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Plaza in Nam Hong Street at about 6am. Anti-triad raids net four Police arrested four suspected triad members for allegedly extorting protection money from a Tsim Sha Tsui restaurant. Knifeman ...

  2. A Loyal Character Dancer

    Posted Jul 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... and triads ensure that the politically astute chief inspector is faced with decisions that can make or break his career. A Loyal Character Dancer does for crime fiction what appetisers do for jaded ...

  3. Police arrest HK man for allegedly threatening Japanese officials

    Posted Jul 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... criminals? responsible for major atrocities in Asia during World War II. The Japanese official is tipped to become its next prime minister.?Inquiries by the Organised Crime and Triad Bureau ...

  4. Soft targets

    Posted Feb 12th 2006, 12:00am by Gavin Du Venage

    ... As bilateral trade has grown, so has the size of the Chinese population. This has brought with it security concerns of its own, say police. Chinese triads are active in smuggling operations ...

  5. Police change tack on triad arrests

    Posted Oct 08th 2006, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... of triad societies, senior officers have admitted. Police said charging a suspect with membership of a triad is usually coupled with other offences and charges just of being a triad member are rarely heard in court. 'Unlawful society offences', which include being, or claiming to be, a triad member, have steadily declined in Hong Kong in recent years, police statistics show. ...

  6. 34 students rounded up in raids on triad gang

    Posted Apr 06th 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Thirty-four students, some as young as 13, were among 78 suspects rounded up in series of raids on a faction of the Wo Hop To triad society. The arrests- the second such crackdown in two weeks- were made in a two-day operation after a seven-month sting to collect information on the triad gang. Officers said the gang had been trying to strengthen its influence ...

  7. Triad venues raided after shoot-out

    Posted Jul 12th 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo More than 100 police last night mounted a second consecutive night of raids on entertainment premises allegedly controlled by rival triads as the hunt continued for two gunmen involved in the shooting of three suspected triad members on Monday. Police raided more than 30 businesses, such as saunas, mahjong parlours, pubs and karaoke nightclubs, in the Kowloon West region ...

  8. Triads invade school, menace staff

    Posted Mar 24th 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... when they failed to catch the boys, police said yesterday. The three alleged triad members stripped off their shirts and displayed their tattoos with 'vicious' looks at the teachers ... said. The officer was speaking after police arrested 15 suspected triad members, including the trio, in an anti-triad crackdown in the past two days. One of the three is an alleged gang leader. ...

  9. Over 100 arrested in crackdown on triads

    Posted Oct 28th 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police have made more than 100 arrests in a crackdown on two triad gangs accused of being involved in a pre-dawn shoot-out in Tsim Sha Tsui in July. Officers also seized more ... night. The operation, codenamed High Pole, targeted the Wo On Lok and Wo Shing Wo triad gangs in Kowloon West, said Senior Superintendent Leung Ka-ming. 'The crackdown mainly targets active ...

  10. Taiwanese triad group smashed

    Posted Oct 28th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leu Siew Ying in Guangzhou Police in Zengcheng, Guangdong province, have broken up a gang led by a member of one of Taiwan's three leading secret societies and arrested 17 triad members, the Guangzhou procuratorate said. The Tianling Hui triad was set up in February by Tsai Wen-hsiung, a member of Taiwan's Tiandao Meng Society, and had 30 members, it said. The group, ...




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