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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Cross the line and you'll pay the price, police warn triad leader in secret meeting

    Posted Sep 04th 2013, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Police caution triad faction leader in Yuen Long against creating trouble in Saturday's public forum on Hung Shui Kiu new town proposal Gang boss warned in secret meeting "If they cross the line, they will pay the price" was the stern message from police to a Yuen Long triad leader in a secret meeting yesterday. The meeting ...

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    Bitter power struggle as election looms for Wo On Lok triad

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... STRUGGLE AS TRIAD ELECTION LOOMS Hong Kong's first "election" since Leung Chun-ying took over as chief executive is due to take place next month, but this ballot is about as far away ... 2005 movie Election, about a power struggle at the top of a triad gang, one of the city's most active triad groups- the Wo On Lok- has been locked in a bloody succession war as past ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    14 years to buy a flat: Quality of life in Hong Kong going down, shows survey

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 04:13am by BRIAN YAP

    ... Chun-to," said Professor Paul Lee Siu-nam, of the university's School of Journalism and Communication. Lau returned to work this month, almost six months after the triad-style chopping attack. ...

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    Prisoners being trained as taxi drivers to prepare them for life after release

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 02:54am by Jessie Lau

    ... my days in here," said an inmate who completed the travel agent course and gave the name Ah Wei. After serving 18 months in jail for triad membership, he will be released in July, he ...

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    Red card for soccer gamblers in jail

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 04:31am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... two of the games. The department said gambling in jails was "sporadic" and that no particular syndicate or triad was believed to be organising the activities. "The life ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    No need to criminalise stalking, say legislators

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 03:36am by KC NG

    ... by their former spouses. Why doesn't the government come up with legislative measures to protect them?" Some debt-collecting companies use triad-linked thugs to recover arrears. Their tactics ...

  7. News - China - SOCIETY

    The wages of fear: how the mainland's migrant workers are exploited

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 04:24am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... sometimes hire triads to keep workers in line. "When companies hire triads to beat up workers, they see it as maintaining order," Li says. "There has never been a management company employee nor triad member punished by law. "So if you fight for these workers' rightful wages and for labour contracts, you're actually challenging the whole food chain and the whole ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Video games linked to violence in teens: US study

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com US study finds playing aggressive games can trigger delinquency, but HK sociologists feel triad culture is more of a threat to youngsters here Video games linked ... said yesterday that it could be a different case here, with triad culture having more influence on criminal tendencies than computer games. Research findings from Iowa State University, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Celebrity stylist gives elderly free haircuts in charitable three-way deal

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 04:02am by DANNY LEE

    ... But Kim taught me to cut diagonally, and it's better because it's more lively and fresh." Kit-chai, who was sent to the institution for 14 months after he got involved in triad ...

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    From riots to autopsies: retired officers look back

    Posted Dec 27th 2013, 03:03am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... changed over the years is the rapport between the police and the community. This was seen in the fast arrest of a suspected triad member who went on a chopping spree on the island, injuring two ...




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