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  1. letters

    Posted Jul 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... School Stop brawling Gang brawls seem to have become a serious problem in recent years. There are not only triad fights; some brawlers are students. It seems that students have got the message that violence can solve problems following exposure to movies or television dramas about triads. Despite strict rules in schools, student brawls are becoming more frequent. I think schools should do ...

  2. letters

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... dogs. They were told the triads supported these centres. Therefore, the police could not shut them down easily. These people then protested and organised a petition which they gave ...

  3. Security chief denies infiltration by triads into schools

    Posted Mar 04th 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Police arrested 867 primary school students in the last academic year, six of whom were suspected of involvement in triad activities, Secretary for Security Ambrose Lee Siu-kwong said yesterday. A total of 4,337 secondary school pupils were arrested, and 9 per cent of them were suspected of involvement with triads. Responding to lawmakers' questions about triads ...

  4. From soy sauce to triads, summer courses fire students' imagination

    Posted May 24th 2010, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip In the steamy days of summer, there is a course for just about everything- from navigating the supermarket aisles to learning about triads. 'Ever find those food products ... into The Departed by Martin Scorsese- a HK$345 YWCA course covers the rituals and evolution of triads since the days of the Heaven and Earth Society. For HK$2,800, the British Council's Rumble ...

  5. Triad play a deterrent for would-be criminals

    Posted May 24th 2008, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem A young student is drawn into the clutches of a triad society through a handful of small favours and the gift of an expensive new phone, only to be arrested when called on to help out in a gang fight. It is a tale that has been repeated countless times in housing estates across the city, but on Thursday this was the subject of an interactive play to raise secondary ...

  6. Triad and true way to take shine off gangs

    Posted Mar 29th 2008, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... Academic says former criminals can demystify 'chicks and riches' allure of underworld, writes Liz Gooch For the average Hong Kong teenager, the world of triads has a sinister ... a teenage boy's perspective, it can be an enticing world. Theories abound about how to stop teenagers falling into the fold of criminal gangs, but inviting former triad members to talk ...

  7. DAB sounds warning over triad activity

    Posted Jun 06th 2007, 12:00am by Beatrice Siu

    ... Beatrice Siu Police, parents and schools should be more concerned about triad activity among primary and secondary students, a political party has said. The call from the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong came after a survey found about one in five students said their schoolmates had claimed to be triad members and almost a quarter said ...

  8. Triads invade school, menace staff

    Posted Mar 24th 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... when they failed to catch the boys, police said yesterday. The three alleged triad members stripped off their shirts and displayed their tattoos with 'vicious' looks at the teachers ... said. The officer was speaking after police arrested 15 suspected triad members, including the trio, in an anti-triad crackdown in the past two days. One of the three is an alleged gang leader. ...

  9. Police vow to tackle young triad recruits

    Posted Sep 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Benjamin Wong Campaign launched after doubling of arrests among school children for gang-related crimes in New Territories South The number of youngsters arrested for triad related ... be launched to prevent students from joining triad societies. Ms Cheung stressed that the vast majority of the juvenile triad-related crimes in the region were minor in nature, such as claiming ...

  10. 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 ...




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