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  1. 2,000 arrested in crackdown on triads

    Posted Dec 04th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Joshua But and Clifford Lo Police arrested almost 2,000 people, including 74 on the wanted list, in a crackdown against triads and organised crime over the past few months ahead ... and triad bureau. Police said 30 illegal gambling dens and 80 vice establishments were broken up. Officers seized HK$42.5 million worth of drugs, soccer and horse racing betting records and other ...

  2. Witness to triad killing agrees he lied

    Posted Jan 15th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chris Ip A witness testifying against his alleged former triad 'brothers' who are on trial over the brutal killing of a leader of a rival gang lied to police about who was involved, a court heard yesterday. Lam Ka-chun, who says he was a member of the Wo Shing Wo, was questioned over differences between statements he made to police after his arrest on September 21, ...

  3. Officer mixed blood, alcohol in triad ritual

    Posted Jun 19th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu Add your blood to a bowl of alcohol, drink it all and you will be made a member of a triad society. A court was given an account of this induction ritual yesterday from an undercover police officer. The 18-month operation, codenamed 'ironrunner', landed 17 men in the District Court on 45 charges of claiming to be or acting as members of a triad society, ...

  4. Bus drivers milked for millions by triad, police say

    Posted Mar 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police are investigating a triad gang that is believed to have controlled three red minibus routes and pocketed at least HK$14 million a year as protection fees from drivers. The investigation came as an alleged former dragonhead of Wo Shing Wo triad society, who stepped down last month, was arrested along with two others on Sunday for laundering more than HK$4 million ...

  5. Alleged triad boss Teddy Hung jailed for 2 months

    Posted Feb 04th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man An alleged triad leader who says he has found religion was jailed yesterday after changing his plea and admitting to obstructing a policeman. Teddy Hung Hon-yee, 61, who police say is the leader of the Tsim Sha Tsui faction of the 14K triad, pleaded guilty in Kowloon City Court to resisting a police officer on duty, along with another accused, Chung Foon-ming, 57. ...

  6. Chongqing justice chief held in drive against rampant triad crime

    Posted Aug 09th 2009, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau The top justice official of triad-plagued Chongqing municipality has been detained and put under investigation for alleged links with organised crime gangs, China News Service ... for officials of the Communist Party. Mainland media said Mr Wen was suspected of involvement in local triad activities. The shocking allegation against the man who effectively controlled ...

  7. 'God of racing' among three triad leaders held in crackdown

    Posted Nov 11th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Three alleged top triad leaders were among 66 people arrested yesterday in a continuing crackdown on organised crime- a battle described by a senior officer as 'never-ending'. The arrests included the alleged Tsim Sha Tsui faction leader of the 14K triad, nicknamed Teddy. Police said he was an officer bearer for the society and responsible for communicating ...

  8. Ex-triad leader admits pushing police

    Posted Jan 21st 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu Former triad leader Hung Hon-yee yesterday pleaded guilty to pushing and shouting at police officers who were trying to arrest him and said he should not have lost his temper ... released on bail of HK$5,000 each. Hung, who police believe is the leader of the Tsim Sha Tsui faction of the 14K triad, and Chung were arrested during a police raid on a massage parlour in To Kwa ...

  9. Triad's main weapons cache seized, police say

    Posted Oct 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Phyllis Tsang Police seized more than 30 choppers and knives, and items used for triad initiation ceremonies, in a raid on a weapons cache in a village house in Sha Tin yesterday. Two men, a 29-year-old and a 40-year-old, have been arrested for possessing offensive weapons and material used by the Shui Fong triad society for ceremonies. The arrests were made over two days of an anti-triad ...

  10. Challenge launched by triad dinner constable

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui A 40-year-old former police constable who was forced to retire after he was caught having dinner with triad members in a restaurant has sought to challenge the police ... statements and associating with known criminals or triad personalities. He was once an undercover agent for the Organised Crime and Triad Bureau in an anti-triad operation. The charges arose after ...




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