Swindler jailed for cheating 'schoolmate'

An unemployed man who tricked a stranger into giving him HK$45,000 by claiming he was a former schoolmate was sentenced to 19 months in jail yesterday.

Tuesday, 5 June, 2012, 12:00am

Probation for graffiti attack on police HQ

A magistrate placed a man who sprayed graffiti on the police headquarters on probation for 15 months yesterday, after noting his 'unfortunate psychiatric history'.

14 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Guilty plea over vandalism at police HQ

A man with a history of bipolar disorder yesterday pleaded guilty to spraying graffiti on a wall at police headquarters and throwing a can at an officer from a metal ledge.

20 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Doctor guilty of indecent assault

A doctor from Caritas Medical Centre was convicted of indecent assault yesterday for touching a woman in a Lai Chi Kok street one night in July.

Accident-and-emergency room doctor Yeung Kok-fung, 26, was found guilty after a trial in Kwun Tong Court. He had pleaded not guilty.

30 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Bid to eject hawker advances

A Central building owner has received permission to proceed with its legal effort to strip a news vendor's licence, on grounds she is an 'incorrigible' obstructor of the busy pavement near the building's entrance.

15 Nov 2011 - 12:00am