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Law Enforcement in Australia

Foundations of a clean future

During his internship last summer with a construction company, then final-year civil engineering student Steve Lam Ho-yin was often puzzled by a job procedure.

Friday, 26 June, 2009, 12:00am

Ex-principal on bribery and fraud charges

A former principal of a nursery school run by the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals has been accused of cheating students' parents out of more than HK$120,000 and taking a bribe from a subordinate.

18 May 2007 - 12:00am

Right of appeal invalid in ICAC case, court told

The Court of Appeal does not have the jurisdiction to hear the ICAC's appeal of the High Court judgment setting aside its warrants to search Sing Tao Daily's offices and a reporter's home, the court heard yesterday.

10 Sep 2004 - 12:00am

ICAC arrests detective over triad extortion case

A police detective sergeant was among six people arrested by the ICAC on suspicion of bribery and perverting the course of justice last night.

The Independent Commission Against Corruption said the arrests centred on bribery allegations in relation to a police probe. The case involved suspected criminal damage and extortion by triads.

5 May 2004 - 12:00am

Powder keg just waiting to explode

Conflict between locals and police makes The Block off-limits to whites

It lies just a kilometre from Sydney's gleaming skyscrapers, but the inner city suburb of Redfern looked more like a war zone yesterday.

17 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

Former shipping manager in court over alleged $7.5m scam

Last updated at 5pm: A former shipping manager - charged with allegedly deceiving his employer of freight charges and duties worth over $7.5 million by using false invoices - entered no plea when he appeared in court on Tuesday, the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) said.

13 May 2003 - 12:00am

City Briefs


28 Mar 2003 - 12:00am

Five on human smuggling charges

Five people appeared in court yesterday charged with trying to smuggle two mainlanders into the United States through Chek Lap Kok.

The suspected members of a human smuggling syndicate were charged by the ICAC after allegedly trying to help the mainlanders enter the US by providing boarding passes and forged US passports to board a flight to Chicago in March.

12 May 2001 - 12:00am

Customs staff code bans use of fakes

Customs officers have been banned from using fake CDs and other pirated goods under new anti-corruption guidelines.

The new Code on Conduct and Discipline was released yesterday to more than 5,000 Customs staff after a six-month consultation with the Civil Service Bureau and the Independent Commission Against Corruption.

24 Dec 1999 - 12:00am

ICAC urges builders' clean-up

The construction industry must reform and combat bribery if it wants to remain competitive, an adviser to the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) said yesterday.

8 Dec 1999 - 12:00am