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  1. Tough anti-triad law to stop sellers of pirated discs

    Posted Apr 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and accept the prosecution risk on behalf of crime syndicates, usually triad societies, cutting off a key source of income for the triads. 'We believe this will give a strong signal to deter ...

  2. Police swoop on online teen triad ring after crime spree

    Posted Sep 15th 2009, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem in Shanghai Police in Shanghai have broken up an online teen triad ring that has almost 170 members and is linked to a series of armed robberies and street fights, local media reported yesterday. Twelve members of the group have been arrested so far, the Oriental Morning Post reported, in connection with at least eight violent crimes carried out across the city. The case ...

  3. 39 held in money laundering raids

    Posted Oct 13th 2010, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Police have arrested 39 people and frozen suspected triad-related income of HK$10 million in raids against money laundering activities in the New Territories. Three cars, HK$350,000 in cash and a number of computers were also seized. Two triad groups were alleged to be involved in human smuggling, illegal bookmaking, selling contraband cigarettes and loan sharking. ...

  4. 34 students rounded up in raids on triad gang

    Posted Apr 06th 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Thirty-four students, some as young as 13, were among 78 suspects rounded up in series of raids on a faction of the Wo Hop To triad society. The arrests- the second such crackdown in two weeks- were made in a two-day operation after a seven-month sting to collect information on the triad gang. Officers said the gang had been trying to strengthen its influence ...

  5. Crime increase

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

    ... Police figures show a steep rise in crimes involving triads, intimidation and guns in January compared to a year ago. How can the increase in these crimes be curbed? Share your views: write to us ...

  6. Forget riots, collusion between officials and triads is a bigger danger

    Posted Mar 13th 2006, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... by government officials and police officers. But to the alarm of the leadership, triad bosses are no longer satisfied with mere shakedowns, while bribing policemen to turn a blind eye. Learning from their ancestors and foreign counterparts, many have begun infiltrating Communist Party and government departments, notably the police force. Smart triad bosses have hidden behind legitimate fronts ...

  7. Men seeking prostitutes scammed by triads

    Posted Aug 31st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Benjamin Wong Triads are believed to have blackmailed men seeking prostitutes out of millions of dollars through a simple telephone scam, police announced yesterday. As many as 90 men may have fallen victim and handed over a combined $350,000 this month. It is estimated the gang may have made millions out of the scam. Anti-triad officers smashed a gang connected to the Sun Yee ...

  8. ICAC holds officers in triad case

    Posted Mar 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the arrested believed to have triad backgrounds. Two of them were arrested on a gambling cruise liner in Hong Kong waters, sources said. The two officers' alleged wrongdoing was believed to be related to a wounding case involving suspected triad members, they added. Some of those arrested were seen being taken in handcuffs to the ICAC's headquarters in Central for questioning ...

  9. City Digest

    Posted Mar 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... attack on suspected triad member A 37-year-old suspected triad member is in serious condition in Kwong Wah Hospital, Yau Ma Tei, after he was attacked early yesterday by three knife-wielding men on Prince Edward Road West, Mong Kok. Police believe it was revenge for an attack on another suspected triad member on Monday. They blamed a series of chopping attacks this month on a leadership ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Oct 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loan shark suspects arrested Police yesterday arrested two core figures of a triad-controlled loan sharking gang alleged to have preyed on drug addicts with annual interest rates of up ... Last night, officers from the Kowloon East anti-triad squad were still hunting for about 10 other men in connection with the case. Businessman seeks compensation A businessman is seeking ...




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