Hikers sent to hospitalsMonday, 28 February, 2011, 12:00am
An acid attacker is being hunted by police after a cyclist was injured in Tai Po yesterday. The rider, 46, was attacked by a man thought to be in his 30s at about 2.15pm. Police said the victim was on his way home at the time. He sought help from a security guard, 70, who called police, and the victim was treated for head and hand wounds at Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Hospital.26 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
A 56-year-old man drowned while swimming in Tai Po yesterday morning. The man disappeared after crying for help at about 8am at Green Cove beach where he had been swimming with his 50-year-old wife. Divers found the man 100 metres out to sea two hours later. He was airlifted to Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Hospital, where he was declared dead shortly after arrival.4 Aug 2010 - 12:00am
Car collides with two trucks28 Jul 2010 - 12:00am
Ambulance, taxi in crash
Five people, including three paramedics, were injured in a collision between an ambulance and taxi at the junction of Tai Po Tai Wo Road and Kai Wo Road in Tai Po shortly before 12.30am yesterday. The four men and one woman, aged from 24 to 59, were treated for minor injuries at Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Hospital.27 Jul 2010 - 12:00am
A disabled boy found abandoned in a cardboard box in the restricted border area of Sha Tau Kok on Sunday was probably smuggled in from the mainland so he would be better cared for, police said yesterday.
The boy, thought to be aged four to six, could not speak or walk, according to a police officer.20 Jul 2010 - 12:00am
A frail 75-year-old Hong Kong man, who claims he was abandoned by his son in Guangzhou without cash or identity papers, says he forgives his son and wants to see him again.
Tse Kam-wo had been taken to Guangzhou by his eldest son to have surgery for cataracts in both eyes.
He ended up alone and with two broken legs.13 Feb 2010 - 12:00am
5 held, 10 sought after brawl13 Jan 2010 - 12:00am
Driver, passenger injured
A car hit a lamp post and a road barrier after the driver lost control of it while driving along Brides' Pool Road, Tai Po, at about 2am. The driver, 24, and a 32-year-old passenger were injured and admitted to Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Hospital.
Minibus hits cyclist28 Dec 2009 - 12:00am
Worker who lost leg appeals against denial of legal aid18 Nov 2009 - 12:00am
Marine police rescue father, son
A 41-year-old man and his son, 14, fell into the sea when their boat capsized off Sai Kung at 2.30pm yesterday. A passer-by called police and marine police rescued the pair.
Newborn gives mother scare12 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
Six hurt in three-vehicle crash
Six people aged seven to 31 - four passengers in a private car, a taxi driver and a taxi passenger - were injured when their vehicles and a van collided on Ting Kok Road, Tai Po, at about 1pm yesterday. The victims, who suffered minor injuries, were admitted to Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Hospital.
Motorcyclist crashes into bus5 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
Officers assaulted after finding missing boy22 Sep 2009 - 12:00am
One driver was injured in a four-vehicle pile-up on the Tolo Highway near Kwong Fuk Estate. A medium-sized van rear-ended a car, which hit a small van that was then hit by a taxi from behind. All vehicles were heading towards Kowloon when the accident occurred at 1.40pm. The cabbie, 47, was treated at Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Hospital.1 Sep 2009 - 12:00am
Police are holding a jobless man on suspicion of beating his wife and two daughters in Tai Po early yesterday. The girls are aged eight months and two years. The beating allegedly happened after the drunk man, 28, had a row with his wife, 21, at their home in Ting Kok Road at about 5am. The woman took her children to Tai Po police station.29 Jul 2009 - 12:00am