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  1. Tuen Mun raids smash triad oil barons

    Posted May 10th 2004, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... in a triad-run fuel business, operated on a huge scale in Tuen Mun. Police and customs officers who made the arrests over the weekend said the operation had annual profits of more than $140 million ... the Sun Yee On triad, which has its stronghold in Tuen Mun. The operation was continuing last night. The regional commander of New Territories North Police, Assistant Commissioner Steve Chandler, ...

  2. Arson attack on disco in tourist strip

    Posted May 04th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... null Updated at 4.45pm: Arsonists attacked a disco in the heart of Hong Kong?s tourist district in the latest of a spate of crimes by suspected triad gangsters, police said on Wednesday. ... and caused no injuries but police are concerned it could signal a new round of underworld gang battles. Police have been clamping down on the secretive triads since two people were killed in broad ...

  3. Man charged over 17 deaths in TST blaze

    Posted Dec 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A man who allegedly set fire to a Tsim Sha Tsui karaoke bar in 1997 has been charged in Eastern Court with the murders of 17 people in the blaze. Choi Kam-fai, 33, is said to have been one of three Sun Yee On triad members who threw firebombs at Top One Karaoke on Prat Avenue on January 25, 1997. His case will be mentioned in Kwun Tong Court on Friday. Shenzhen ...

  4. In Brief

    Posted Apr 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... from the boy's mother in a coffee shop. Judge Eddie Yip Chor-man sentenced Luk in the District Court. Suspected triad members attacked outside bar Three knife-wielding assailants escaped in a car after attacking two suspected triad members aged 28 and 29 at the junction of Jordan Road and Temple Street, Yau Ma Tei, after they left a bar at about 6.30am. The victims, suspected ...

  5. Deadly blazes

    Posted Aug 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are injured in a blaze at the Top One karaoke lounge in Prat Avenue, Tsim Sha Tsui. A criminal trial finds the arson was the result of a petty dispute between the Wo Shing Wo and Sun Yee On triads ...

  6. City Briefs

    Posted Jul 30th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... triad suspects held Six suspected members of the Sun Yee On triad society were arrested and a cache of knives, water pipes and baseball bats seized on the second day of an anti-triad operation ...

  7. In Brief

    Posted Jul 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was declared dead in Queen Mary Hospital at about 9am. Suspected triad member held Police arrested a suspected triad member and seized two batons, four meat cleavers and 13 water pipes from a public housing flat in Tseung Kwan O. Based on a tip-off, anti-triad officers arrested the man, 58, outside the flat in King Tao House on King Lam Estate at about 8pm on Tuesday and seized the weapons. ...

  8. Middle-aged man sought after three arson attacks

    Posted Dec 07th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... a cigarette lighter was used in the attacks, but no inflammable solvent,' a police officer said. 'No indication suggests that the attacks are linked to triad activities.' The first ...

  9. Man held in ambush on arson suspects

    Posted Aug 15th 2004, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... of arson cases, what his motive is and whether the cases had to do with triads,' a police spokesman said. The man is being held by the Yau Tsim district crime squad for further questioning. ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Dec 21st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the year. Residents also had one month's management fee waived. Friends of the Earth said it all showed that there was ample scope to reduce energy consumption in the city. Alleged triad ... Kam-fai, 33, was returned to Hong Kong from the mainland after being arrested by Shenzhen police. He was one of three Sun Yee On triad members who allegedly lobbed firebombs into a crowded karaoke ...




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