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  1. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Jailed former Chongqing police chief Wang Lijun's sartorial secrets revealed

    Posted Dec 05th 2012, 12:00am by Staff Reporters

    ... Weeks after Wang Lijun was sentenced to prison, more details have begun to surface about the flamboyant style of the former anti-triad hero who played a central role in the scandal that felled the ex-Politburo member Bo Xilai. Colleagues of the former Chongqing police chief have described Wang, once Bo's most trusted aide and ally, as an ambitious maverick who showed more ...

  2. News - China

    The real Wang Lijun revealed in magazine exposé

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:06pm by Amy Li

    ... Wang Lijun. What was the real story of Chongqing's powerful yet mysterious "super cop"? A 40-page in-depth story published in China’s Southern Metropolis Weekly  magazine reveals a shocking picture of Wang's private and work life. Wang, the former vice-mayor and police chief of Chongqing when Bo Xilai was Communist Party secretary, blew the whistle on the murder ...

  3. News - China - CHONGQING

    Chongqing balls wiped clean of Wang Lijun legacy

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 04:44pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Staff Reporter The two large balls sitting outside the Chongqing Municipal Building's Public Security Bureau once epitomised former top cop and vice-mayor Wang Lijuan’s iron-fisted crusade against rampant crime and corruption. Not anymore, though. The huge stone boulders, once adorned with inscriptions by Wang with the Chinese characters “sword” and “shield” have been wiped ...

  4. Comment - Blogs

    Wang Lijun's sentence may be much lighter than you think

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 07:30am by John Kennedy

    ... John Kennedy   Wang Lijun is to be sentenced today. What fate awaits Bo Xilai? Last night, civil rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang preempted today's verdict by insinuating, through his microblog account, that Wang's sentence will not reflect the severity or extent of abuses of power for which he was responsible during his time as Bo's right-hand man in Chongqing. ...

  5. News - China

    Former Chongqing deputy police chief Tang Jianhua given suspended death sentence

    Posted May 15th 2013, 07:23pm by AFP

    ... reports said Tang was accused of taking bribes worth more than 16 million yuan (HK$20.21 million). There was no confirmation of when he was convicted and sentenced. Tang was a deputy to Wang ... when Wang fled to a US consulate seeking asylum after a falling-out with his patron. Bo is now being held at a secret location awaiting trial for crimes including abuse of power and bribery. ...

  6. Wang Lijun's top aide resigns, may face probe

    Posted May 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com A senior police officer who was a top aide to former Chongqing police chief Wang Lijun and reportedly helped Wang flee the southwestern municipality early this year resigned last week, sources in Chongqing say. 'Wang Pengfei tendered his resignation last week as director of Yubei district Public Security Bureau and it was approved almost ...

  7. Wang Yang latest to vow loyalty to top leadership

    Posted Apr 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Guangdong party boss Wang Yang has joined a growing chorus of political heavyweights pledging their allegiance to the party's central leadership after the controversial ousting of Chongqing party chief Bo Xilai last month. In a meeting of senior party officials in the province this week, Wang asked his top associates to keep ...

  8. Wang sought talks with British embassy: report

    Posted Mar 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Former Chonqing police chief Wang Lijun, whose attempted defection led to the downfall of the municipality's Communist Party secretary, Bo Xilai, ... Wang had failed to show up at a meeting arranged with the local British consulate, the report added. A source citing unnamed diplomatic personnel told the South China Morning Post in early ...

  9. Wang Lijun's successor rises through ranks

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... following the removal of city party boss Bo Xilai. Guan Haixiang, who succeeded Bo's right-hand man Wang Lijun in February as the party secretary of Chongqing's police force, has been ... Zhaobing, 54, will soon replace He Shizhong as head of the city's propaganda department. Guan assumed the post of police party chief in mid-February. Wang reportedly tried to defect at the US ...

  10. Remarks fuel speculation on probe of Wang

    Posted Mar 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Raymond Li and Ng Tze-wei An investigation into disgraced Chongqing vice-mayor Wang Lijun is not being handled by the Communist Party's disciplinary watchdog, a top official from the agency confirmed yesterday. The comments fuelled an earlier rumour that Wang was being investigated by the state security apparatus instead of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection. ...




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