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  1. Racket targeting scooters broken up

    Posted Nov 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com A gang of three scooter thieves have taken their last joyride for a while, after police arrested them and seized six stolen motorcycles. The arrest of two men and a woman on Wednesday came as motorcycle thefts in the first 10 months of this year totalled 254, compared with 251 for the whole of last year. The Organised Crime and Triad Bureau, ...

  2. Traders to remove goods from stalls after hours

    Posted Dec 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... expected to finish collecting evidence at the scene by today. But she declined to say whether a triad could be behind the blaze. Assistant Police Commissioner Alan Fan Sik-ming said police received ... that as part of their probe, some of the crime squad's 50-plus officers were investigating whether there were triad activities such as demands for hawkers to pay protection money, ...

  3. 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, ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Dec 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The tragic blaze in Fa Yuen Street, Mong Kok, on November 30, made more people sit up and take notice of the problem. I am also concerned about the fact that there are triad activities ...

  5. 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 ...

  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. 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...




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