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  1. German village reels as police probe restaurant slayings

    Posted Feb 09th 2007, 12:00am by Marc Young

    ... involvement of triads to Vietnamese gangs, which have been responsible for murders and other acts of violence in Germany in the past. In the mid-1990s, Vietnamese gangs fought bloody turf wars ... at first speculating that Chinese triads could be involved, even if they aren't known to have a particularly strong presence in Germany. Some local papers even went as far as detailing ...

  2. Bond for triad claim

    Posted Jul 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong A secondary school student who claimed in an internet forum to be related to a triad society, 'for fun only', has been put on a good-behaviour bond. Student Li ... and Triad Bureau arrested the student in March this year under the Criminal Procedure Ordinance for claiming to be a member of a triad society. The police later agreed to release the youth after ...

  3. Top store raided for selling triad T-shirt

    Posted Nov 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam, Clifford Lo

    ... T-shirts and postcards printed with the Chinese characters for '14K'- the name of a major triad society. The action raised concern among some cultural commentators, who questioned whether ... Fuk-chuen of the Organised Crime and Triad Bureau warned those who had bought the T-shirts not to wear them because by doing so they would break the law and could face penalties of up to seven ...

  4. Police crush triad gang, claims NGO

    Posted Jun 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen A triad gang with links to the military has been broken up in Tangshan, Hebei province, and is facing allegations of extortion, attacks on police, and illegal possession of weapons, including armoured vehicles, an NGO claims. Alleged triad boss Yang Shukuan, who is also the former chairman of the Huayun Group- a real estate and mining conglomerate- and a member ...

  5. Impossible for firms to defend against all risks

    Posted Jul 07th 2007, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... said Mr Vickers, president of International Risk. Extra bodyguards have been deployed to protect New World chairman Cheng Yu-tung. Mr Vickers said triad activity was prevalent in Hong Kong ... were carried out. The Organised Crime and Triad Bureau is investigating. ...

  6. City Briefs

    Posted Feb 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 14 arrested in connection with sale of pirated vcds Customs officers have broken up a triad-controlled syndicate that allegedly sold pirated video compact discs in Kwun Tong with a daily profit of HK$50,000 over the past seven years. Fourteen people, including two alleged ringleaders- a man, 30, and a woman, 34- were arrested when 20 locations across the city were raided ...

  7. Vancouver

    Posted Jan 08th 2007, 12:00am by Petti Fong

    ... from a triad out of Hong Kong who told us that Vancouver was a nice vacation spot and no one wanted to do too much crime here because they didn't want to raise the temperature here too ...

  8. Time to consider scope of triad law after raid

    Posted Nov 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The arrest of people from a well-known lifestyle chain, for selling T-shirts bearing the name of a triad society, raises important questions about the relationship between freedom of speech and efforts to combat crime. There is a strong public interest in preventing triad societies from flourishing and curbing their criminal operations. The police have a duty to go about ...

  9. Police break up standoff between rival gangs

    Posted May 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police arrested 21 suspected triad members and a woman following a standoff between two rival gangs outside a restaurant in Yau Ma Tei. Police said suspected members of the Wo Shing Wo triad society were stopped by members of the Wo On Lok triad gang as they left a wedding banquet at a Jordan Road restaurant at about 11.30pm on Sunday. 'Preliminary investigation ...

  10. Corruption, triads on rise in Macau: analyst

    Posted Oct 31st 2007, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... Barclay Crawford Corruption is out of control in Macau and triad societies are gaining more power in the world's biggest gambling centre, a former top Hong Kong policeman has warned. ... on Macau.' Triad societies were becoming increasingly gentrified and their tentacles of influence spreading deep into Macau's society. Mr Vickers said it was of concern that Hong Kong's ...




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