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  1. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Fake liquor seized from Tsim Sha Tsui pub as triad scam busted

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... TRIAD FAKE LIQUOR SCAM BUSTED More than 600 bottles of liquor bearing famous brand names but thought to contain cheap alcohol were seized from a pub in Tsim Sha Tsui in an anti-triad operation that netted 86 arrests. One anti-triad officer said the pub was trying to cheat young drinkers who might struggle to tell the difference between cheap and expensive liquor- especially when they had ...

  2. Bond for triad claim

    Posted Jul 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong A secondary school student who claimed in an internet forum to be related to a triad society, 'for fun only', has been put on a good-behaviour bond. Student Li ... and Triad Bureau arrested the student in March this year under the Criminal Procedure Ordinance for claiming to be a member of a triad society. The police later agreed to release the youth after ...

  3. Two 'office-bearers' among 23 triad suspects arrested

    Posted May 01st 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Twenty-three suspected triad members, including four students, were arrested in raids in Tseung Kwan O in the past two days after a two-month probe into recruitment. More than 100 officers from the Kowloon East anti-triad squad and police tactical unit raided about 30 locations during an operation at 4pm on Wednesday. Nine people were arrested on Wednesday ...

  4. 28 Wo On Lok triad members arrested in raids

    Posted Apr 24th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo The alleged former dragonhead and 27 active members of the Wo On Lok triad society were arrested in a series of raids yesterday after a 14-month undercover operation. The weapons arsenal of the triad, also known as 'Shui Fong', was discovered in a flat in Hong Lok Street, Mong Kok, during the operation. About 20 sharpened metal bars, water pipes ...

  5. Top store raided for selling triad T-shirt

    Posted Nov 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam, Clifford Lo

    ... T-shirts and postcards printed with the Chinese characters for '14K'- the name of a major triad society. The action raised concern among some cultural commentators, who questioned whether ... Fuk-chuen of the Organised Crime and Triad Bureau warned those who had bought the T-shirts not to wear them because by doing so they would break the law and could face penalties of up to seven ...

  6. City Briefs

    Posted Oct 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Three held over assault Three alleged 14K triad members were arrested for injuring a member of a rival gang in Yuen Long. The three were among 10 men who attacked a group of six or seven suspected Wo Shing Wo triad members in Sai Yu Street, police said. ...

  7. Two triad bosses sentenced to death

    Posted Aug 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alice Yan ting.yan@scmp.com Two kingpins of the biggest triad crime syndicate in Wenzhou have been sentenced to death, while another boss has received a suspended death sentence. According ... group soon. On Monday, the intermediate court and eight lower courts in the city announced verdicts on a total of 187 suspects involved in 46 triad- related crimes such as murder, the Wenzhou ...

  8. Appeal by triad gangsters thrown out

    Posted Jul 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Nine men jailed for staging a gangland tribute to the slain leader of a faction of one of Hong Kong's most powerful triad gangs- the Sun Yee On- had ... Tai-lung, nicknamed the Baron of Tsim Sha Tsui East. They were jailed for between eight and 11 months. Lee was chopped to death by rival gangsters from the Wo Shing Wo triad group as he stepped out ...

  9. 27, most teens, held in triad blitz

    Posted Jan 20th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Officers raid 30 flats across HK Island Twenty-seven suspected triad members, most of them teens and one just 14, were arrested in raids on two triad societies- Sun Yee On and Wo Hop To- in Eastern and Western districts yesterday after an investigation into a triad recruitment drive. More than 100 anti-triad officers began raiding 30 flats on Hong Kong Island ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Jan 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 16 held in anti-triad operation Police arrested 16 men in an anti-triad operation in Kowloon West that ended before dawn yesterday. Aged 18 to 50, they were arrested on suspicion of claiming to be triad members, acting as triad members, drug trafficking and selling pirated discs. Police said the arrests included core triad members. A small quantity of illegal drugs was seized ...




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