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  1. Yuen Long love hotels closed by police

    Posted Jun 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that the vice activities involved triads, but a Yuen Long district councillor disagreed. 'It would be impossible for the mainland women to come alone and do their business without others' ... Joshua But Police yesterday closed four Yuen Long love hotels that had been involved in prostitution over the past six to nine months. Officers from the Yuen Long Special Duty Squad ...

  2. Sex workers swap city streets for the wilds of Yuen Long

    Posted Aug 06th 2006, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... Raymond Ma Prostitutes are flocking to work in new towns such as Tai Po and Yuen Long while arrests dwindle in the traditional strongholds of Shamshuipo and Mongkok, police statistics reveal. Leung Che-cheung, vice-chairman of the Yuen Long District Council, said there had been a significant increase in two-way permit holders from the mainland working as streetwalkers ...

  3. City Briefs

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

    ... Lorry wrecks railings A container truck destroyed 14 metres of railings and toppled onto its side on the Yuen Long Highway at Tai Kei Leng, Yuen Long, at about 12.15am. The 45-year-old driver was not hurt. ...

  4. Waterlogged

    Posted May 04th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was Yuen Long, where firefighters had to rescue a family of four in Shung Ching San Tsuen after a half-metre of muddy water flooded their house- one of six calls fire crews received. In Pat Heung, ...

  5. Creativity on display

    Posted Apr 20th 2006, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... LILIAN GOH Artworks by students from six secondary schools in Yuen Long will be showcased in an exhibition which runs from tomorrow until May 2. The Yuen Long Joint-school Art Exhibition is organised by the art club of NT Heung Yee Kuk Yuen Long District Secondary School, together with five other schools in the district. They are: Shung Tak Catholic English College, Ju Ching Chu ...

  6. Wife bashed with hammer after row over divorce

    Posted Jun 29th 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... with their children in a public housing estate in Tin Shui Wai. Police said they collected scrap metal and sold it to the recycling plant to make a living. Detectives from Yuen Long district crime squad are investigating. The number of spouse-battering cases rose to 3,598 last year, a 6.7 per cent rise from 3,371 in 2004, figures from the Social Welfare Department show. The Yuen Long district, which ...

  7. Taxi-death boyfriend released

    Posted Jun 11th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... after falling onto the Yuen Long Highway near Tai Tao Tsuen just before 3am. She and her boyfriend were sitting in the back seat at the time of the incident. The boyfriend left the scene, ... Long district crime squad are investigating. Investigators have asked anyone with information about the death to call 9108 8092. ...

  8. 7 held in raids on loanshark gangs

    Posted May 26th 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... and government employees in the New Territories and charged annual interest rates of up to 360 per cent. Yuen Long detectives arrested seven people including two suspected ringleaders in raids at two consultant companies in Yuen Long and Tin Shui Wai yesterday. Police said undercover officers posed as loan applicants to one of the syndicates before the raids, but did not give further details. ...

  9. 339 submissions sent on district boundaries

    Posted Aug 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... followed by Kwun Tong and Yuen Long. Five new constituencies will be added to the 400 mapped out in the 2003 polls- three in Sai Kung and two in the Islands District. ... Cheung Chi-fai Balance of power upset in proposal, say Democrats The Electoral Affairs Commission received 339 written submissions yesterday on the proposed new boundaries for the district ...

  10. Yuen Long fires scorch 300 hectares

    Posted Nov 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Bush fires destroyed about 200 hectares in the hills of Tai Lam Country Park in Yuen Long yesterday, and a separate blaze affected about 100 hectares outside the park. More than 50 officers from the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department tried to contain the blaze with buckets of water and fire beaters when the fire broke out at 10.30am, ...




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