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  1. Vandals desecrate tombs of HK heroes

    Posted Aug 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... they are related to the case. Police believed the vandalism was carried out on Friday night or early yesterday morning. It was being treated as criminal damage and was under investigation by Tai Po ... 'My son died when he was a young man. Every time we go to visit his grave we have tears in our eyes. I hope the vandals will not do it again; it only hurts the family and relatives.' Last ...

  2. Intimations of paradise lost in a victory for vandalism

    Posted Dec 16th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... focus of vehement public protest. Mr Tsang has won a victory for vandalism. History will score his tenure with a C minus: concrete, coughing, cars and carcinogens. GARETH WONG, Central I am ...

  3. Vandals' legacy erased

    Posted Sep 08th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Peace and dignity have returned to Gallant Garden. Police force leaders, staff representatives and families of 13 police officers died in the line of duty paid their respects yesterday before the newly repaired graves, desecrated last month in an attack o ...

  4. Suspected MTR vandal held after manhunt

    Posted Jul 28th 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police say anger at train announcements triggered attacks Comparing the arrest with finding a needle in haystack, police yesterday caught a man they say has been slashing the rubber lining of MTR doors because he was annoyed by the announcemen ...

  5. Virtue or vandalism?

    Posted May 28th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Is the mass concreting of rural paths throughout the New Territories a pointless make-work exercise for the construction industry or does the programme serve a useful purpose for hikers? Share your views. Write to us. ...

  6. Concrete vandalism destroys natural beauty of our trails

    Posted Apr 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Having taken part in the annual Trailwalker event on the MacLehose Trail for three consecutive years almost 20 years ago, I can still recall the endurance needed to negotiate the rugged footpaths snaking over the peaks of the New Territories. Alas, the na ...

  7. City Briefs

    Posted Jan 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vandals hit building, bank Two men wearing helmets smashed a giant plasma TV with a hammer in the ground-floor lobby of a building at the junction of Nathan Road and Austin Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, and poured white paint on the glass door of nearby Standard Chartered. Child rescued from car Firemen smashed a car window to rescue an 18-month-old boy who was accidentally locked ...

  8. Statue set for a move

    Posted Apr 16th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mermaid continues to be the most popular tourist attraction in Denmark and one of the most photographed statues in the world. But change is afoot. To protect the bronze statue from vandalism ...

  9. Critics round on police over attacks

    Posted Aug 21st 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... of vandalism and intimidation. Critics warned this would send a wrong message to would-be attackers and discourage people from taking public office. Police said they took every report from legislators of intimidation and vandalism seriously. Yesterday's attack on Democratic Party vice-chairman Albert Ho Chun-yan in a fast-food restaurant adds to a long list of cases involving harassment or threats ...

  10. Security boost for heroes' cemetery

    Posted Aug 15th 2006, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... it was a carefully planned attack. 'The vandal has a very clear mind and is very thoughtful. The pictures were damaged one by one and it was all very well-planned. It was not done by a drunken ... yesterday. Police said initial investigations indicated the vandals used a round metal object to punch holes in the pictures on the tombstones. Deputy Director of Food and Environmental Hygiene ...




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