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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. 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. ...

  3. 124 arrested in raids on triads after street battle

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Police cracking down on triads have made more than 120 arrests in a series of raids in Sheung Shui and Yuen Long over the past two days. More arrests are expected as police continue to target the 14K and Wo Shing Wo triads. The swoops followed a vicious brawl involving about 20 gangsters from the two rival gangs in Yuen Long on Sunday. Police later ...

  4. Hundreds arrested in triad sweep

    Posted Jul 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Police have arrested hundreds of people in a crackdown on triads and organised crime over the past three weeks as part of a massive clean up ahead of next ... Crime and Triad Bureau. Scores of officers seized drugs, contraband cigarettes, pornographic discs, and confiscated betting records worth HK$60 million at addresses across the city. The joint ...

  5. Police warn as six held after triad gangs clash

    Posted Apr 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo Police have sought to deliver a stern warning to troublemakers after a clash between two triad gangs over a disputed debt left five suspected gang members injured. Officers ... Tsui. 'The raids delivered a strong message that police will show zero tolerance towards triads, and enforcement action will be taken if any trouble erupts,' a veteran officer said. ...

  6. Ten face charges over raid on triad

    Posted Jun 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng Ten of the 91 people arrested in Tai Po this week over illegal activities allegedly run by the Sun Yee On triad appeared in Fanling Court yesterday. Eight men and two women, aged between 29 and 58, faced 39 charges. They are accused of operating or managing gambling establishments, claiming to be a member of a triad society and bookmaking between April 6 and June 22. ...

  7. Time to consider scope of triad law after raid

    Posted Nov 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The arrest of people from a well-known lifestyle chain, for selling T-shirts bearing the name of a triad society, raises important questions about the relationship between freedom of speech and efforts to combat crime. There is a strong public interest in preventing triad societies from flourishing and curbing their criminal operations. The police have a duty to go about ...

  8. Triad's murder may be linked to turf war

    Posted Aug 06th 2009, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford, Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong and Barclay Crawford Police believe the murder of a senior triad member on the doorstep of a luxury hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui could be the result of a turf war between rival gangs ... continuing feud with the rival Wo Shing Wo triad society over prostitution, soccer gambling and drugs, while another was a long-standing power struggle within Lee's own Sun Yee On society. ...

  9. Triads warned against revenge

    Posted Aug 07th 2009, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford, Martin Wong

    ... On triad kingpin. The feared enforcer was run over and chopped to death after he stepped out of his Mercedes at the Kowloon Shangri-La at 4am on Tuesday. The police crackdown follows rumours in the Tsim Sha Tsui entertainment industry that high-ranking Sun Yee On members held a dinner on Wednesday night. 'We fear that there will be many gang fights with triad members struggling ...

  10. Top triad suspect held in raids

    Posted Jul 13th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo, Danny Mok, Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu, Clifford Lo and Danny Mok A man suspected of being a senior member of the Sun Yee On triad gang was arrested yesterday, the seventh day of a police crackdown triggered by last week's attacks on New World Development properties. The middle-aged man led officers from the Organised Crime and Triad Bureau- which is investigating the New World Development attacks- ...




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