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  1. Criminal home violence rises to six cases a day

    Posted Apr 29th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police recorded an average of six cases of criminal domestic violence every day in the first three months of the year, new crime figures show. The number of such cases ... half of all cases of domestic violence. Police break down domestic violence into two categories: crimes and miscellaneous cases, such as family arguments. Overall, there was a 29.2 per cent ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Police used physical 'pressure-point tactics' to clear Chater Road

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 03:26am by Clifford Lo, Ernest Kao, Samuel Chan and Jennifer Ngo

    ... under fire for "needlessly" arresting more than 500 people in the absence of any violence or scuffles. As columns of police reinforcements arrived at 1.30am, the demonstrators braced ... "There wasn't any violence or scuffles. Why did police have to arrest more than 500 people?" she asked. "Police are giving people the impression that they are treating citizens ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - WORLD CUP

    Triad rivalry over floating casinos prompts police crackdown

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 05:21am by Clifford Lo

    ... officers arrived, police feared potential violence and raided more than 30 locations on July 3 and 4, arresting eight suspected triad members. On July 4, about 50 anti-triad detectives also boarded ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Elderly man arrested after wife found beaten to death

    Posted May 27th 2014, 03:17pm by Clifford Lo

    ... and had not been charged. Chow said police had not received any reports of domestic violence involving the couple. They lived on welfare payments and their children had moved out. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Jail terms delay triad elections

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 03:44am by Clifford Lo

    ... in," one source said. The postponement was agreed at a secret meeting of past and present leaders aimed at ending a three-year power struggle that erupted into violence in 2011 and 2012. One ...

  6. Wife, 65, arrested after man stabbed in his bed

    Posted Oct 27th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... that case was classified as 'dead body found' and an autopsy would be carried out today. Excluding Sunday's case, there have been six fatal family-violence cases this year, in which 10 people, including a 21/2-year-old girl, died. According to police figures, the number of criminal cases of domestic violence rose slightly in the first eight months of the year to 1,588 ...

  7. Doctor held over rape of medical student

    Posted Oct 20th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Eastern district police arrested a 52-year-old doctor, surnamed Lam, in North Point early yesterday over the alleged rape of a female medical student. The woman, in her 20s, sought treatment at Prince of Wales Hospital on Sunday morning and st ...

  8. Police consider reward for clues on acid attack

    Posted Dec 16th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police may offer a reward for help finding the person who threw two bottles of acid from a Mong Kok rooftop on Saturday, injuring 46 people. An officer involved in the investigation said this yesterday as the security chief appealed for inform ...

  9. Stabbing woman may be mentally ill: police

    Posted Oct 28th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... family had asked her to see a psychiatrist but she refused to go to one,' a police officer said. The woman had no record of violence, he added. The woman was charged with wounding yesterday ... of counselling to help the couple improve their relationship. The incident is the latest in a string of violence cases involving mentally ill people this year. Excluding Monday's case, there have ...

  10. Man, 81, arrested on suspicion of killing wife

    Posted Nov 11th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... any report of domestic violence in the family. Detectives from Kwai Tsing district crime squad are investigating the case. No one has been charged. In the first eight months of this year, police handled 4,886 cases of domestic violence. ...




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