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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Gangsters flushed out in operation Lightsmoke

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... of the Sun Yee On triad, according to police. The eight-day operation, codenamed Lightsmoke, targeted the faction headed by one of the triad's "red-pole fighters" known as Cripple Wing. Acting Chief Inspector Man Yu-ching of the New Territories North regional anti-triad squad said about 50 officers had been deployed each night for the raids, which ended on Sunday. ...

  2. Man jailed for burgling own house

    Posted Oct 06th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... and electronic devices. The court heard that he needed to settle a triad loan given to save his business. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Police raids net dozens of triad suspects in Tuen Mun

    Posted May 06th 2013, 01:23pm by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Police raids net dozens of triad suspects in Tuen Mun The alleged leader of the Tuen Mun faction of the Sun Yee On triads and 18 of his henchmen were among ... to have held the rank of a "red-pole fighter" in triad society- a senior triad member who acts as an enforcer. One of the locations raided was a pub in Tuen Mun controlled by the gang ...

  4. Suspect held after killing in triad feud

    Posted Dec 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com A 23-year-old suspect has been arrested and was being questioned overnight in connection with the killing of a suspected triad member. Police stepped up patrols and surveillance of two triad gangs in Tuen Mun to prevent retaliatory attacks after the killing early yesterday. Crime-squad officers were hunting four or five attackers in connection ...

  5. Police mediators want to meet triads after murder

    Posted Dec 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Police will seek to mediate between two rival factions of the Sun Yee On triad to pre-empt any retaliatory attack after a suspected gang member died in Tuen Mun on Monday. The move came as scores of officers carried out a second day of raids on triad-controlled entertainment venues in the district last night and continued their search for four ...

  6. 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, ...

  7. Police target Tuen Mun schools in campaign against triads

    Posted Sep 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung A two-week police operation targeting triad infiltration of schools in Tuen Mun was launched on the first day of the new academic year yesterday. Operation Moonshadow ... or else the new chaps will be beaten. In some cases, those big brothers claim to belong to a triad,' Superintendent Cheung said. 'For newcomers, they might feel uncomfortable in a new ...

  8. City briefs

    Posted Dec 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Gambling ring busted at tuen mun restaurant Betting slips worth $1.3 million were seized in an Organised Crime and Triad Bureau raid after a month-long probe into an illegal gambling syndicate in Tuen Mun. Police said the syndicate was based at a barbecue restaurant in Lung Kwu Tan. Five people were arrested, including the gang's alleged ringleader. ...

  9. Gang suspect fights for life after ambush

    Posted Oct 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A suspected triad member was fighting for his life in hospital after he was beaten with a metal stand and umbrella in an apparent ambush by about 10 gangsters in a McDonald's restaurant in Tin Shui Wai at about 4am yesterday. The gang fled in two cars. The 25-year-old, surnamed Poon, was in critical condition in Tuen Mun Hospital last night. ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Nov 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Worker hit by falling bar A 56-year-old worker was in critical condition in Tuen Mun Hospital last night after being hit by a 1.9-metre steel bar that fell from a bundle being lifted to the second floor of a building under construction in Wu On Street, Tuen Mun. Porn discs worth HK$3m seized Anti-triad officers arrested seven mainlanders, aged 25 to 43, and seized 117,000 ...




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