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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
An Education Bureau official who transferred a friend’s niece into a school under her supervision has been sentenced to 140 hours of community service.
25 Feb 2014 - 2:42pm 1 comment
A judge has dismissed a lawyer’s claim that he was merely trying to offer a traditional Korean apology when he grabbed at an airport policeman’s machine gun.
Finding Jang Young-su guilty of attempting to possess a firearm, Deputy Judge Timothy Casewell told the District Court on Wednesday: “I find the defendant’s explanation is a fabrication.”29 Jan 2014 - 6:03pm 4 comments
More than 100 police officers wearing protective gear resumed their grim task of searching at the Tseung Kwan O landfill on Friday morning in the hope of finding the body of a six-month-old girl.
At about 8am, excavators started digging and removing the garbage into marked areas that had been cordoned off by police.6 Dec 2013 - 5:52pm
A businessman who butchered a Chinese family of four in Britain was told he would likely die in jail as he was sentenced on Thursday for the frenzied revenge attack.
Chinese national Du Anxiang, 54, was sentenced at Northampton Crown Court in central England to life in jail with a minimum term of 40 years.29 Nov 2013 - 5:15pm
About 200 residents were forced to flee from their 18-storey public housing block in Wong Tai Sin when a junk-filled flat burst into flames on Thursday morning.27 Sep 2013 - 4:42am