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  1. Ancient village resists developer

    Posted Jan 18th 2011, 12:00am by Danny Mok, Simpson Cheung

    ... named a developer without any open tender. Two of the villagers were admitted to hospital last year after they were beaten by triad members as they campaigned against land seizures. 'This ...

  2. Unease over police's cosy ties with triad

    Posted Oct 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com A sweeping crackdown on triad operations in Qingdao, Shandong province, which saw the arrests of nearly 200 gangsters and their local police friends, has ... protection to a criminal syndicate led by triad boss Nie Lei, the report said. Xinhua added that hundreds of policemen were involved in the year-long investigation into the gang that resulted ...

  3. Officer sues police commissioner in testimony row

    Posted Oct 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... of justice by coercing the attacker- Shing Wo triad member Ken Chan Ying-kin- into falsifying the identity of the attack's orchestrator, Ken Chan's triad 'big brother' member ...

  4. In Brief

    Posted Apr 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Anti-triad unit hunts knife gang Anti-triad officers were hunting a gang of at least 10 people who stormed into a guest house in Woosung Street, Yau Ma Tei, and attacked a tenant with knives. ...

  5. Suspect held after killing in triad feud

    Posted Dec 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com A 23-year-old suspect has been arrested and was being questioned overnight in connection with the killing of a suspected triad member. Police stepped up patrols and surveillance of two triad gangs in Tuen Mun to prevent retaliatory attacks after the killing early yesterday. Crime-squad officers were hunting four or five attackers in connection ...

  6. Police mediators want to meet triads after murder

    Posted Dec 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Police will seek to mediate between two rival factions of the Sun Yee On triad to pre-empt any retaliatory attack after a suspected gang member died in Tuen Mun on Monday. The move came as scores of officers carried out a second day of raids on triad-controlled entertainment venues in the district last night and continued their search for four ...

  7. Alleged triad leaders held in stand-off between gangs

    Posted Nov 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Two alleged triad faction leaders were among 29 people arrested yesterday as two gangs confronted each other in Sham Shui Po yesterday. Those arrested include notorious road racer Jim Chong-shing, known as the 'God of Racing', who is thought to be a faction leader of the Wo On Lok triad. He was released from jail earlier this year. ...

  8. Hunt for Pakistani man linked to Sun Yee On triad

    Posted Sep 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... said the man, a long-time Hong Kong resident, is a senior fighter and enforcer for the Sun Yee On triad group. 'It is rare for a South Asian to reach such a high-ranking post in local triads,' one police officer said. 'They mainly target the South Asian community in Hong Kong and their illegal activities include extortion and drug trafficking.' The suspect's ...

  9. Refugee claims police abuse in anti-triad raid

    Posted Oct 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com A West African asylum seeker claims he was physically and verbally abused by police after being caught up in an anti-triad swoop while out jogging last ... Yee On triad. Police said that the enforcer's followers were among the 57 men arrested and were on their way to a gang fight in the city after a recent dispute in Tsim Sha Tsui. Diallo, ...

  10. Triad gang demands hotel pay-off

    Posted Jun 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Staff Reporter One of the worlds biggest hotel groups has been the target of intimidation and extortion by triads in Shenzhen. Dozens of gangsters moved into the lobby of the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel not far from the Lok Ma Chau border crossing to Hong Kong after an underworld boss collapsed and died in a hotel toilet. They occupied the lobby on and off for four days last week ...




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