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  • Jul 29, 2014
  • Updated: 2:55pm

Crime

Tourists in Hong Kong say they were raped by bogus police officer

The man was wearing casual clothes when he approached the women on Nanking Street, Yau Ma Tei, on Monday, but showed them a card and falsely identified himself as a police officer before convincing them to accompany him.

Tuesday, 1 April, 2014, 6:07pm

'Smuggler caught with diamonds in his pants'

A man from Hong Kong was caught at a checkpoint at Shenzhen trying to smuggle more than 7,000 diamonds in his underwear, according to a mainland media report.

The man was stopped at the Shenzhen Bay crossing last Thursday after customs officers noticed he was walking in a peculiar manner, the Guangzhou Daily said.

25 Mar 2014 - 5:20pm

ID card checks introduced at Foshan massage parlours and spas

Spas and foot massage parlours in a district of Foshan in Guangdong will have to record details of all their customers and give the information to the authorities from next month.

20 Mar 2014 - 2:31pm

Elderly man leaps to his death after attacking his wife, 66, say police

Woman in critical condition after reportedly being struck on the head with a hard object by her husband, who then committed suicide.

11 Mar 2014 - 7:33pm

Manhunt after smash-and-grab trio make off with HK$440,000 of goods from Tsuen Wan shop

Police are hunting for three members of a smash-and-grab gang after they fled with 11 handbags and wallets worth a total of HK$440,000 from a shop in Tsuen Wan.

Wearing surgical masks, the trio smashed their way into the first-floor shop with sledgehammers in the early hours yesterday.

8 Mar 2014 - 2:48am

Face of taxi driver accused of tying up and robbing young woman passenger

This is the face of a rogue Hong Kong taxi driver who tied up and robbed a young woman passenger travelling in the back of his cab.

Police released the sketch of the suspect and a photograph of his alleged accomplice, who used the 22-year-old victim’s stolen ATM card to withdraw money.

4 Mar 2014 - 5:17pm 2 comments

'I’m Mao' student streaker to be detained in hospital

A bipolar Baptist University student who ran nude through North Point shouting “I’m Mao Zedong” has been sentenced to two months detention in hospital.

28 Feb 2014 - 4:50pm

New court date for group accused of PLA barracks break-in

Four people accused of trespassing at the People’s Liberation Army headquarters in Admiralty will return to court next month after a juvenile defendant failed to find a lawyer on time.

27 Feb 2014 - 12:21pm

Kevin Lau, ex-Ming Pao editor injured in savage chopper attack, stable after surgery

Former Ming Pao chief editor Kevin Lau Chun-to’s condition has stabilised after surgery and he can write to communicate, his wife Vivian Chan Pik-kwan said on Thursday morning.

1 Mar 2014 - 8:24am 4 comments

Teen detective accused of taking post from people he was investigating

A teenage private detective has appeared in court accused of taking the post of people he was investigating.

Tong Ka-on, 19, took letters addressed to three women from the postbox of a building on Boundary Street in Kowloon on November 27, the Kowloon City Court heard today.

25 Feb 2014 - 3:43pm

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