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  1. Police warn punters over soccer betting on overseas websites

    Posted Jun 01st 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... as the World Cup approaches. With the event starting on June 11 in South Africa, organised crime and triad bureau superintendent Man Tat-shing predicted illegal soccer gambling would increase. 'And cyber gambling is a challenge, not only to us but also to our counterparts on the mainland and overseas.' Man added that a group comprising officers from the triad bureau, commercial ...

  2. Triad-run smuggling syndicates offer logistics service to mainland

    Posted Jun 18th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Four or five triad-controlled smuggling syndicates with at least 10 speedboats are said to be running what amounts to a logistics service between Hong Kong and the mainland ... a government official says. Operating mainly twin-engine speedboats, they hire triad members as porters. The officer, who is involved in anti-smuggling operations, admits local law enforcers have ...

  3. Stay away from drugs, triads

    Posted May 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Young and Dangerous- Jordan Chan Siu-chun, Ekin Cheng Yi-kin and Hong Kong's answer to Richard Gere, Alex Fong Chung-shun. Far more than a triad tale, it pokes fun at the city's social problems. The film begins with a young Chan joining a triad led by Fong. His dream is to own a restaurant, so he works very hard to get ahead and be recognised by the triad leaders. Twenty years ...

  4. Man jailed for burgling own house

    Posted Oct 06th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... and electronic devices. The court heard that he needed to settle a triad loan given to save his business. ...

  5. In Brief

    Posted Oct 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... were treated at Pok Oi Hospital. Anti-triad raid nets three An anti-triad operation against the Sun Yee On in To Kwa Wan resulted in police arresting three suspected gang members and seizing 12 ...

  6. 28 Wo On Lok triad members arrested in raids

    Posted Apr 24th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo The alleged former dragonhead and 27 active members of the Wo On Lok triad society were arrested in a series of raids yesterday after a 14-month undercover operation. The weapons arsenal of the triad, also known as 'Shui Fong', was discovered in a flat in Hong Lok Street, Mong Kok, during the operation. About 20 sharpened metal bars, water pipes ...

  7. Triad member jailed for stalking

    Posted Dec 08th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A man who admitted following the chairman of a Hong Kong company on someone else's instructions was jailed for five years and nine months yesterday. Wong Kai-chun, 24, had pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to cause grievous bodily harm and one of being a member of a triad society when he appeared in the Court of First Instance on Monday. Wong, who worked ...

  8. Courage the key to netting triad big fish

    Posted Dec 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The illicit activities of triad gangs have long been an unsavoury undercurrent of Hong Kong life, in which the big fish shelter from the law behind a code of silence and loyalty that binds ... triads at their own game by infiltrating an agent into the ranks of a gang or faction of one of the triad societies for long enough to gather useful evidence. An undercover operation over two ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. Police bust triad's TST stronghold in raids

    Posted Dec 15th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A triad gang alleged to have controlled nightclubs and pubs in Tsim Sha Tsui while supplying mainland prostitutes and illegal drugs to its customers has been smashed after ... is an alleged Tsim Sha Tsui faction leader of the Sun Yee On triad society,' a police officer said. Nineteen mainland women, aged 23 to 40, were among those arrested. The officer said ...




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