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  1. Vandals hit minibuses in Chai Wan

    Posted Jul 17th 2005, 12:00am by Felix Chan

    ... Wan MTR station and Ning Foo Street. The minibuses provide a daily service between Chai Wan and Chung Hom Kok. Inspectors discovered the vandalism about 4.30am. The buses' mirrors were smashed. Some had their back lights destroyed, while the air-conditioning covers of the others were wrecked. Police officers searched the scene but failed to find tools which the vandals might have ...

  2. Paint-attack vandals target Albert Yeung again

    Posted Apr 24th 2005, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... Raymond Ma Anti-triad police officers are investigating renewed acts of vandalism against businesses belonging to entertainment mogul Albert Yeung Sau-shing. The first attack was discovered at 4.30am yesterday when a security guard at the Emperor Group's headquarters in Wan Chai reported to police that yellow paint had been splashed on the ground floor of the building. ...

  3. Crackdown on forest vandals

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

    ... Jane Cai Anyone who breaks national laws protecting forests will be severely punished, says Zhao Xuemin, a vice-director of the State Forestry Administration. Mr Zhao made the pledge yesterday while announcing a two-month nationwide crackdown in a joint m ...

  4. Michelin plant falls victim to vandals

    Posted Jan 27th 2005, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill in Shanghai Michelin's Shanghai joint-venture factory was vandalised just three days after it resumed production earlier this month, the world's largest tyre manufacturer confirmed yesterday. A company spokesman said that some ...

  5. Police baffled by felling of 188 trees

    Posted Jul 14th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Clifford Lo Sawn off remains are left at the scene in worst case of eco-vandalism in a country park Nearly 190 trees in the Yuen Long wilderness have been cut down by electric saws in the worst act of eco-vandalism in a local country park. The discovery yesterday has left authorities puzzling over a possible motive for the attack, which they say must have ...

  6. City Briefs

    Posted Apr 05th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Police hunt dim sum thug Police are hunting a vandal who hurled a brick through the window of a To Kwa Wan dim sum restaurant. ...

  7. Police baffled by felling of 188 trees

    Posted Dec 14th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... wilderness have been cut down by electric saws in the worst act of eco-vandalism in a local country park. The discovery yesterday has left authorities puzzling over a possible motive for the attack, ... allowed only with a permit issued by the government. Unlike other tree-chopping cases, in which vandals stole precious plants to sell, all 188 destroyed trees were left at the scene. Most were ...


    Posted Jul 16th 2005, 12:00am by Susan Sprengeler

    ... with Alex Lo 'Who would chop down 180 trees for a joke?' University of Hong Kong tree expert Jim Chi-yung, who was puzzled and angered by the felling of 188 trees inside Tai Lam Country Park in an apparently well-planned act of vandalism. 'It will certainly be difficult to swallow- why, this bow tie is so shallow and has no filling. I am sure it is difficult ...

  9. Laser show peps up Impressionism show

    Posted Mar 26th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo I really have to give it to this kid from a Causeway Bay school, who may have earned Hong Kong a prominent place in the annals of art vandalism. Two newspapers reported yesterday that the Form One student, while on a school trip to the Museum of Art to see the French Impressionism exhibition, decided he should direct his laser pointer at Edouard Manet's 1866 ...

  10. The writing's on the wall...

    Posted Jan 29th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Rong Xiaoqing, NEW YORK Even the graffiti artists are getting older. New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg may have just targeted graffiti vandals for one of the city's 'quality ... to battle graffiti. But despite all the efforts, it is difficult to eliminate. The mayor's weapons include a combined anti-vandalism team of the police department and transit police, infrared ...




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