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Hong Kong police chief will be summoned to officer's 'unjust' disciplinary hearing

The police chief and a deputy will be summoned to appear at a policeman's disciplinary hearing on Monday, to highlight the unfairness of such hearings, a retired officer said yesterday.

Friday, 12 October, 2012, 2:56am

HK activists vow to set sail anew for Diaoyu isles

Hong Kong activists will inform the Foreign Ministry for protection before sailing to the Diaoyus as early as Tuesday. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong activists have pledged to sail to the disputed Diaoyu Islands again as early as Tuesday, amid a police reminder that their vessel's licence is suspended for safety issues.

15 Sep 2012 - 3:45am

Police chief Andy Tsang defends failure to announce visit to Beijing

Police Commissioner Andy Tsang Wai-hung, under fire for failing to make public in advance a visit to Beijing, said he had followed the force's practice in not disclosing the trip beforehand.

23 Aug 2012 - 2:46am

Police chief hits back on leaked documents

Police chief Andy Tsang Wai-hung tried yesterday to distance the force from course material leaked onto the internet.

The South China Morning Post on Wednesday highlighted two police college teaching notes.

One taught about communist theory and the other was about media operations and gave a 'biased portrayal', according to the Hong Kong Journalists Association.

13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Police threaten to go beyond the law

Everyone frets about how the new government under Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying will threaten Hong Kong's civil liberties. But the official we should be most worried about is the police chief.

13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Critical report puts police in spotlight

For a police force that enjoys a good reputation and high public regard, the criticisms levelled by a government watchdog of the way it dealt with protesters and journalists during a state leader's visit last summer are damaging. It shows the police have much room for improvement in handling major political events.

12 May 2012 - 12:00am

Chief won't retract 'shadow' claim

The police chief yesterday refused to retract his claim that officers who blocked a cameraman from filming a protester's removal from a state leader's event last year were reacting to a 'black shadow' - but suggested he had been misled by his own men.

9 May 2012 - 12:00am

Officers didn't overstep mark, police chief says

Police Commissioner Andy Tsang Wai-hung denied yesterday that his officers had overstepped security arrangements agreed with the University of Hong Kong ahead of Vice-Premier Li Keqiang's visit to the Pok Fu Lam campus last summer.

Tsang (pictured) also insisted that only a 'minimal level of force' had been used on protesters.

5 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Police and media must end row

The police force and the media have very different - but equally important - roles to play in our society. Both work for the good of the community. The police keep our city safe and ensure the law is enforced. The media keep people informed, monitor those in positions of power - including the police - and generally contribute to a free and open society.

21 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Police shoot suicidal chopper-wielder

The city's police chief has promised a thorough investigation after two policemen fired six shots at a suicidal man who charged them with a chopper.

Chan Chun-kit, 20, was in critical condition in hospital last night with gunshot wounds to his arm and abdomen after the shooting on the fifth floor of a Wong Tai Sin public housing estate yesterday morning.

7 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Row over campus incident deepens

The row over security during Vice-Premier Li Keqiang's visit to Hong Kong deepened yesterday as lawmakers and students rejected an account given by Police Commissioner Andy Tsang Wai-hung and said he should resign if it was found he was not telling the truth.

30 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Police chief pressed on 'core security zone'

Pressure is mounting on Police Commissioner Andy Tsang Wai-hung to explain what he meant by a 'core security zone' at a special meeting tomorrow of the Legislative Council's security panel.

28 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Public Eye

Time for police chief to come clean over access to vigil

8 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

The best of both shop openings

It would seem to be a conflict of one's own interests to simultaneously hold two events for similar businesses, both of which you own.

28 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Chocolate man arouses senses with fruits and nuts

Andy Tsang believes the key to a successful small business is passion and quality.

And while the owner of the unique Monde Chocolatier admits to having scant knowledge of business plans or profit models, he is well versed in the finer things in life.

2 Jul 2006 - 12:00am