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  1. Charges laid against men accused of leading triad vice ring

    Posted Mar 27th 2004, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Two brothers and three other men, who were among 432 people arrested in a police crackdown against a triad-linked multimillion-dollar prostitution racket, have been charged ... infiltrated a triad-linked prostitution racket last August. Police said the syndicate, which had operated for several years, generated more than $10 million a month from vice activities. Investigators ...

  2. Scores held in raids on Mong Kok triads

    Posted Aug 21st 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Forty-four people have been arrested and goods worth more than HK$3 million seized in a crackdown on triads in Mong Kok. The two-day operation, which ended at 3am on Sunday, was aimed at cutting the triads' revenue, said Ng Ho-chun, Mong Kok deputy district commander and acting senior superintendent. 'We seized over HK$3 million worth of counterfeit goods, ...

  3. Apology by triad leaders fails to halt raids

    Posted Mar 31st 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Two top triad leaders have apparently apologised to the police and promised to discipline their followers in a bid to thwart an escalating police crackdown. The 14K leaders ... night continued for the fourth consecutive night to raid entertainment premises believed to be controlled by the triad group. Police have arrested 60 people since they launched their operation ...

  4. 22 arrests as war on triads continues

    Posted Apr 01st 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police rounded up 22 people in the fifth consecutive night of raids on entertainment venues believed to be controlled by the 14K triad society. Police raided 19 premises during ... Eight men and three women, aged between 17 and 61, were arrested in a unit in Temple Street, Yau Ma Tei, at 11pm on Wednesday, on suspicion of attending a triad meeting. Police said three ...

  5. City Briefs

    Posted Apr 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 19 nabbed in police raid on mongkok gambling den Police officers raided an illegal gambling den in Mongkok early yesterday, arresting 19 people aged between 16 and 60. Four of those arrested were alleged triad members suspected of operating the establishment, while all 19 were released on bail ranging from $2,000 to $20,000. Three injured in six-car crash A woman lost control ...

  6. Triads linked to shops selling school textbooks

    Posted Jul 15th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Gangsters target students seeking work for summer Half of the newly opened second-hand textbook shops in Mongkok that recruit summer-job students to locate clients have triad ... according to Au Yeung Siu-kong, of Mongkok police station's anti-triad unit. The change of business activity followed the arrest last summer of three booksellers in the Mongkok area as illegal ...

  7. Police break up two syndicates pirating discs

    Posted Jun 30th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police believe they have broken up two triad-controlled syndicates involved in manufacturing and distributing obscene discs. Twenty-two men and five women were arrested and 53 ... and customs officers raided two manufacturing centres, 11 shops and a residential unit, in Mongkok and Hunghom. Among the arrests was a triad leader who allegedly controlled one of the manufacturing ...

  8. Extortion victims told to call police

    Posted Jul 14th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Police have asked victims who were blackmailed by triads in West Kowloon to report the cases following the arrest of a 35-year-old man. Since May this year, some shops operating in Yau Ma Tei have been threatened by members of triad societies, police said. Five shops reported the threats to Yau Ma Tei police. At about 11pm on Wednesday a man who declared himself ...

  9. City Briefs

    Posted May 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clubs used in street fight Three men, aged between 26 and 33, were arrested after a fight broke out in Mongkok. Police said two groups of men with suspected triad backgrounds fought at the junction of Portland Street and Fife Street with wooden clubs at about 6.30am. Three of the men were arrested, while others fled. ...

  10. Police flex their muscles with raids on clubs

    Posted Mar 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Benjamin Wong Officers' show of strength follows confrontation with 50 suspected triad members in a disco during a routine operation on Saturday night Police raided discos and other entertainment establishments in a show of strength across West Kowloon yesterday, a day after about 50 alleged triad members again challenged the authority of the police. The raids in Yau Ma Tei, ...




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